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Black Women in the Arts have been working with Black women artistes for more than 19yrs. We’ve learned tough lessons and had great success. Discover how we can help you to achieve the results and success you deserve

Arts service that fits your talent

We designed Black Women in the Arts with one thing in mind. You. With a range of services designed to help you get the most out of your talent, you’ll spend less time worrying and more time using your talent. What’s more, you don’t have to take our word for it – as the UK’s leading organisation committed to the development and promotion of Black women artistes. You know we come with a great reputation.

With more accessibility and services, our website provides an easy, convenient way for you to:

  • broadcast yourself
  • publicise your events and activities
  • learn about what other Black women artistes are doing
  • build new and emerging audiences for your art
  • take the chance to develop your art networks
  • enhance and develop your artistic skills
  • be more in the know about your art industry

Welcome to BWA! Profile

Share who you are as an artistes – show and tell on the worldwide Web all in one place for your clients, fans, family, friends and others to enjoy and learn about you – ‘The Artiste’…

  • express yourself with photo, video, or sound
  • Aggregate your activity from Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, YouTube and more…
  • Promote yourself and gig all in one place once you have connected
  • Live chat
  • Received and send emails to and from other community members

And much more….remember the legal stuff the use of your profile is subject to BWA Terms of Use.





Black Women Artistes Award 2013 - 2015
Artistes from left to right  Oneness Sankara (Poet Award)  Deloris Francis (Singer Award)  and Griot Chinyere (Storyteller Award) after receiving their Awards.  Awards were presented by Adelaide Mckenzie, Sheba Monstreatt and Sandra Agard.  At the Black Women Artistes Awards ceremony which took place on 20 September 2014 at CLR James Library
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We’ll even give you 30 minutes FREE consultation with our marketing specialist our way of welcoming you to the community.

Plus enjoy all the great tools and features included on your Dashboard to help you market your art and your events.

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‘The Mouse That Inhabits My House’ book published I am excited to say that following my entry to the 2014 E17 Art Trail my online book titled ‘The Mouse That Inhabits My House’ has now been published It is a children’s book, which is warm and humorous, the story is about a boy named Goygoy who loves to solve mysteries, and loves small animals. Goygoy is an only child, who lives at home with his mother and father. When objects start to go missing from the house his parents are baffled and would l…
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ORAL HISTORY TRAINING - As an Oral History Interviewer you will benefit from an informative specialist induction and:-
Receive training from an Oral History Society specialist, covering the ethics and uses of oral history, as well as guidance on using digital recording equipment

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