Watch: Building Bridges with featured speaker Dr. Mumbi Seraki

The Center for Truth and Healing is requesting your physical or remote attendance to witness this EPIC event! For centuries, our people across the globe have been used, abused, and confused about our identity and our place in society. However, thanks to many great teachers such as The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan, Dick Gregory, Dr. John Henrik Clarke, Dr. […]

The 28th annual African Festival of the Arts vibrates culture

This year was the 28th Annual African Festival of the Arts in Chicago and it did not disappoint. Countries from the Diaspora gathered to celebrate all things African. This year’s festival featured local acts and industry heavy hitters. Wyclef Jean and the legendary group Heatwave closed out the last two days. Rain fell on the […]

Bantu Fest celebrates African culture in Chicago

The great thing about living in Chicago during the summer is that you will never be at a loss for something to do. The city is rich culturally and as you travel the city the sense of diversity is defined. Bantu Fest represents the best at showcasing the cultural depth of the city. Bantu Fest is one […]

Miriam Gallery celebrates artwork from French-speaking Africa

On Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015, Gallery Miriam opened its doors for an invite-only holiday reception hosted by owner Jean-Patrick Guichard. Atlanta influencers sipped wine and enjoyed tapas while viewing the gallery’s collection of unique paintings and sculptures created by several artists from various regions in Africa. Located in Decatur, Georgia, Gallery Miriam specializes in the promotion of […]

26th Annual African Festival of the Arts promotes culture in Chicago

For the past 26 years, the African Festival of the Arts has been one of the most highly-anticipated festivals in Chicago. This year proved to be no different. Each year during the Labor Day weekend Chicago’s Washington Park is transformed into an African village filled with music, art and vendors. It is a family event […]