Saturday 16th June 2018, 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM @ Temple of Peace, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3AP
The Africa-UK Young Women’s Leadership and Empowerment Movement, TuWezeshe Akina Dada presents to you G.I.R.L. Xhibition – A collaborative art exhibition showcasing young up and coming artists through the representation and celebration of black female individuality.
The projects we decide to create surround the lessons taught in our training on gender based violence, identity, and empowerment. G.I.R.L. Xhibition is about empowerment within British society black female narratives are yet to be presented to the masses of society. Xhibition aims to present the narratives of ordinary black women through the expression of art. Making the unconventional image of the black female form, the new conventional.
Featuring artwork from:
- Abike Ogunlokun
- Ashleigh Muza
- Gilbert Sabeti
- Shadia Houssein
- Tanyaradwa Chiganz
- Takura Nyamowa
- Tinevimbo Mupfacha
Featuring music from DJ Ben Cowper – a fusion of Hip-hop, R&B, Afro Beats and Dance Hall.
Tickets Prices: £6 online or £7 on the door.
The tickets will cover the African and Caribbean snacks, music and overall experience of the exhibition.
Register at: Eventbrite
TuWezeshe Akina Dada is a leadership programme built to encourage, mentor, and inspire young women to live up to their full potential. Operating since July 2016, TuWezeshe selects young women from England, Wales and Scotland training us to prepared to organise our own projects of activism in both the British and African diaspora.
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