Here, There, and In-Between
Black communities and individuals could have many places they call home – here, there or in-between. Therefore, black life and black diasporic culture are expansive, far-reaching and multifaceted; rooted in many lands across the world. This creative activity aims to support you in expressing and connecting your multiple-selves using mixed media such as fabrics, newspapers, magazines, leaflets, and food packaging.
Create an abstract collage that represents you and explores your black heritage.
Gather fabrics that represent your culture and connects to your roots. Using the fabrics and the materials provided within the Identity pack; develop an abstract artwork. Black life is boundless and borderless – get creative. Your final piece can be imaginative and futuristic or an ode to tradition and lineage.