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Article titled EatOkra

EatOkra

EatOkra is a Black-owned, business directory app that guides its users to discover Black-owned businesses centered upon food and beverages.  Founded in 2016 by Anthony and Janique, who serve, respectively, in development and operations/design, it ... Continue Reading
Article titled Urban Bush Women

Urban Bush Women

Located at 138 S. Oxford St in the Brooklyn borough of New York City, Urban Bush Women (UBW) was founded in 1984 by Jawole Willa Jo Zollar.  Having majored in dance, Zollar is an alumna of University of Missouri at Kansas City and Florida State Un... Continue Reading
Article titled AFRICA OYÉ

AFRICA OYÉ

Established in 1992, AFRICA OYÉ is the largest celebration of African culture, including music, in the United Kingdom!  Numerous are the historical and contemporary negative representations, such as corruption, disease, poverty and violen... Continue Reading
Article titled CaribBeing

CaribBeing

CaribBeing is based within the Flatbush neighborhood of the Brooklyn borough in New York City.  It is, according to its website, a “thriving cultural organization that stands at the crossroads of film + art + culture … [that] spans contemp... Continue Reading
Article titled The Africa Center

The Africa Center

The Africa Center is located at 1280 Fifth Avenue in New York City New York.  Situated at the intersection of 110th and Fifth Avenues, it is one of the many cultural institutions on Museum Mile.  Its designation to be developed in Harl... Continue Reading
Article titled Musée Boribana

Musée Boribana

Located at Rue NG-34 in Ngor, northwest of Dakar, in Senegal, the Musée Boribana is the only museum in the country whose mission is centered upon modern African art. It was founded and curated in 1997 by acclaimed anthropologist, Boubacar K... Continue Reading
Article titled African Museum Casa del Rey Moro

African Museum Casa del Rey Moro

Proudly inviting visitors to “experience 6,000 years of African world history”, the African Museum Casa del Rey Moro is located at 2471 Congress Street in San Diego, California.  Its content is centered upon the past and present of the Africa ... Continue Reading
Article titled The Obsidian Collection

The Obsidian Collection

The Obsidian Collection is an initiative that seeks to enlighten present and future generations by preservation and dissemination of images of Black life sourced from Black legacy newspapers and Black photographers. All too often, Black newspape... Continue Reading