BSAM Houston 2019 Panel Discussions and Film Showing

The Film Showing and Panel Discussions of BSAM Houston brings the academic focus to the conference. Advertisements


BSAM Houston Vendors

Part of the Black Future is supporting Black businesses. BSAM Houston had a wide variety of entrepreneurs offering their businesses as models for what the Black Future looks like.

Community Workshops and Home School

The community and Home School workshops brought long standing cultural pillars in the Houston community together to pass on knowledge of a lifetime to the next generation. The community workshops made up the fabric and atmosphere of the Curating Across Borders Project opening day. Whether it is the African Martial Arts Workshop offered by Fundi…

Community Mural

The community mural asks participants to engage in Andrinkra symbols

What We Are Not Allowed to Express

I had a moment earlier this year after Candice D’Meza offered a moving speech about #niawilson and #youoksis . She asked the simple question “Do we listen when Black women speak?” And at that time I knew the answer because I was crying tears of sadness and my heart and my head had nothing other…

HYPE Freedom School Day of Service Mural

Summer 2018 I have the opportunity to work with MBK on a polytch mural. Project to be completed July 20 2018. On July 20,2018 during the graduation the mural was revealed. HYPE Freedom School service learning project Watch the story of the HYPE Freedom School Mural

Phantasm Art Showcase

Phantasm Artist Showcase Co-curated by Schetauna Powell and Ashura Lovelady this showcase engages in a conversation on ontological (worldview) perception of reality. Thank you to everyone who came to the show! These excellent photos are provided by Victoria Cooke