12 Years: Zimbabwe Refugee Week, 18-27 June

within a polarised community. As an organization, the ZA has always stayed true to its core principle: be the voice of its members, run by its members, for its members. About the Zimbabwe Association 12 Years Banners The banners shown above tells the story of the 12 year project and why it was important. “In […]

Staying Power: Black Britain on Screen Monday 8 June – Saturday 25 July

Staying Power: Black Britain on Screen Black Cultural Archives Film Festival 2015 In partnership with Ritzy Picturehouse Cinema Monday 8 June – Saturday 25 July This summer, Brixton’s Black Cultural Archives in partnership with Ritzy Picturehouse present Staying Power: Black Britain On Screen.  Inspired by BCA’s current Staying Power: Photographs of Black British Experience, 1950s […]

The Power of Books: Readings & Summer Book Fair, 11 June – 18 July

Artist in the Archive with Shabaka on Friday 19 June, 6pm

Summer starts at Black Cultural Archives with the launch of Artist in the Archive bringing the archive to life like never before. Saxophonist/Composer Shabaka Hutchings will perform a set inspired by the ‘Grounation’ album, originally recorded by Mystic Revelation of Rastafari. He will be joined by Rebel MC (Congo Natty), drummers from MOBO award-winning jazz […]

Second Coming Film Screening + Q&A, and live performance from TY

  Monday 8 June, 6.30pm at Ritzy Picturehouse Cinema Black Cultural Archives is pleased to announce its 2015 film season, in partnership with Ritzy Cinema. The season launches on Monday 8 June with a special presentation of Second Coming, the highly acclaimed debut film by playwright debbie tucker green, starring Idris Elba (patron of Black Cultural Archives) and Nadine Marshall. Join […]