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
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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:
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
Received and send emails to and from other community members
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 Montserrat and Sandra Agard. At the Black Women Artistes Awards ceremony which took place on 20 September 2014 at CLR James Library
‘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…
Black Women in the Arts
We are delighted to invite you to
The Inaugural Retired Caribbean Nurses Gathering - Saturday 22 March 2014
Doors open: 12pm Event starts 1.00pm
Come and celebrate the contributions of retired Caribbean nurses who served in the NHS from 1949. A day of oral traditions: poetry, storytelling and song, guest speakers, music, light refreshments for all to enjoy.
Performances by: The Divettes, Griot Chinyere, Rhiannon Dimond & Patsy Lee
Invite friends and family to an…
By: Adele Wilding - Jazz singer/songwriter and pianist - A truly delightful EP featuring 3 tracks:
1. Incandescent Blue 2. Ghostland 3. Sketches of Blue
A must have in your jazz collection.
Price: £8.99 Postage and Package Free
SORRY OUT OF STOCK
Kwanzaa Silk Woven Bookmark
A brand new sealed in packet silk woven bookmark, celebrating Kwanzaa.
Would make a beautiful & unusual Kwanzaa or any occasion gift, to accompany a book present or on its own.
Measures 180mm x 50mm.
£7.99 - FREE postage
Black Women in the Arts Enamel pin badge.
Locking pin and clutch fastener
High quality enamel on metal pin badge.
Measures: 25mm x 22mm
It’s a delightful sturdy little badge in a sealed packet.
A great little gift or present or a collector’s item.
To help you celebrate International Women’s Day (8th March each year),
Black Women in the Arts Day (20 October each year) or just any day.
Cost: £3.50 FREE Postage
This is the place, where we will spin, tell and share stories about some of the most amazing storytellers of our times. We will tell, show and share with you profile about of some of these women. We would encourage you to grab a seat, and listen carefully whilst we tell you our stories about thes…
For all Connoisseurs of Jazz Aydenne Simone - Legendary London based jazz pioneer Aydenne Simone releases her two new Singles and EP
Take the opportunity to own a copy - You will love listening to these Jazz numbers, lovers of jazz as well as newbies t …
I went to the see the PRICE OF LOVE London Premiere at the Bernie Grant Arts Centre in Tottenham on Friday 6th Nov. Film Africa presented a unique communal dining experience of injera whilst watching the new Ethiopian romance Hermon Hailay. It was the fi …
‘It’s A Black Thang’ is a light hearted look at black women’s preoccupation with hair.
I created Boo Hoo as my conceptual representation of the black woman, she has 365 hair do’s for 365 days of the year.
These artworks; Day 1 to Day 7, shows hair do’s tha …