Guerrilla in Pictures – A new photography exhibition at Black Cultural Archives

Image credit: Photograph by Neil Kenlock and Guerrilla image still courtesy of Sky Atlantic From 7 to 15 April 2017 To celebrate the upcoming launch of the new Sky Original Production Guerrilla on 13 April, Sky and photographer Neil Kenlock have joined forces to create ‘Guerrilla in Pictures’ – a photography exhibition housed at Black Cultural Archives. ‘Guerrilla […]

Windrush Square Opening Celebration

#BACK TO BRIXTON Black Cultural Archives has moved back to Brixton. Thank you to everyone who came and celebrated the opening of our brand new heritage centre and permanent home in the heart of Brixton. The opening of the Black Cultural Archives saw one of the biggest audience in the history of Windrush Square with […]

Windrush Square Opening Celebration

#BACK TO BRIXTON Black Cultural Archives has moved back to Brixton. Thank you to everyone who came and celebrated the opening of our brand new heritage centre and permanent home in the heart of Brixton. The opening of the Black Cultural Archives saw one of the biggest audience in the history of Windrush Square with […]

Lights On! #BackToBrixton

We have finally moved in to our brand new heritage centre and we are looking forward to seeing everyone at our launch event on the 24th July.

Sunshine Day – Dedication For The New Black Heritage Centre

On Saturday 8 June 2013 the sun shone on the site dedication to celebrate the redevelopment of Raleigh Hall, a Grade II listed building in the heart of Brixton, which will become the UK’s first national Black heritage centre and our home in 2014. In front of an enthusiastic and buoyant audience of over 250 […]

Directors Letter: March-ing Forward

This has been another exciting and busy month, as we move closer to the opening of the national Black heritage centre. March started with an unexpected surprise when I received a call on Wednesday 6th March from Dawn Hill, BCA Chair who asked me to be at Windrush Square for 9am on Thursday morning for […]

Will Smith visits the national Black heritage centre

Dawn Hill, Black Cultural Archives Chair of the Board of Trustees and Paul Reid, Director, met with Will Smith, Chuka Umunna MP, Dame Tessa Jowell MP, and Councillor Rachel Heywood Cabinet Member, Lambeth Council in Brixton this morning.   Created with Admarket’s flickrSLiDR.

Spotlight: The World’s basketball Festival held in London

This Olympic summer – Brixton’s iconic cultural roots will bear fruit again – with BCA at the heart of it. On Saturday 30th June the World Basketball Festival will be held on Brixton’s core, Windrush Square home to Raleigh Hall where the new BCA

Spotlight: The World's basketball Festival held in London

This Olympic summer – Brixton’s iconic cultural roots will bear fruit again – with BCA at the heart of it. On Saturday 30th June the World Basketball Festival will be held on Brixton’s core, Windrush Square home to Raleigh Hall where the new BCA