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UnderWorld Black Arts Festival (4th Annual) kick-off - Cocktails & Cinema

Presented by UnderWorld Black Arts Festival at Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati OH

Oct 20 2022
UnderWorld Black Arts Festival (4th Annual) kick-off - Cocktails & Cinema

Opening Night Underworld Black Arts Festival 2022

Join us for cocktails, film, art, music and empowering dialogue at the opening night of the 4th annual UnderWorld Black Arts Festival.

COCKTAILS & CINEMA

Thursday, October 20 – 6pm – 9pm

UBAF OPENING NIGHT – GET THE KNOWLEDGE THURSDAY !!!

Key Note Speaker: HALIMA TAHA – Global Authority on Black Art ( NYC)

Black Spirits Legacy Presentation & Film Festival by LAZAR FAVORS, (Detroit)

DJ Apryl Reign – Music
Thursday, October 20 – 6pm – 9pm – Opening Night with HALIMA TAHA (NYC), KeyNote Speaker and Art & Culture Strategist, one of the global authorities on Black Art and
author of Collecting African American Art: Works on Paper and Canvas, which in 1998 validated collecting fine art by Americans of African descent as viable assets in the marketplace. Her work was the catalyst for ushering major museums to purchase collections of African American art within the first two decades of the 21st century.
Topics:
The Business of Art and the Art of Business
Artistic Activism through Black Cultural Production
Purchasing Black Art
How Artists Can Price Their Art
Helping Artists of the African Diaspora understand & optimize their power as creative
Demystifying NFT’s etc.

-Q & A SESSION-
Cocktails & Cinema: Featuring African American founded spirit brands and a mini film festival by CEO of Black Spirits Legacy & Trinity Films Entertainment Group – LAZAR FAVORS, (Detroit, MI) … the short films featured are the winners of this year’s DETROIT FILM FESTIVAL !!!

DJ APRYL REIGN – Music

VENUE: Contemporary Arts Center (CAC) – 44 E 6Th St. Cincinnati, OH 45202 – (FREE – EVENTBRITE)

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***OSNR, LLc In collaborative sponsorship with the FLOW Series & ArtsWave.

ADMISSION INFO

This is a FREE event, but space is limited, thus reservations are recommended via eventbrite.

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LOCATION

Contemporary Arts Center

44 E 6Th St , Cincinnati , OH 45202

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