August 21, 2021
BLACKLANDIA The People’s Youth Art and Poetry Show with Ginger Galloway
Saturday, August 21, 2021 10:00 AM-Noon, on Zoom
Inlandia Institute’s Blacklandia Event Series Presents
The People’s Youth Art and Poetry Show
with Ginger Galloway and guest curators Lisa Henry and Nikia Chaney
Open to Black/African American/Mixed Race Youth (who are residents of the Inland Empire)
TO ATTEND The People’s Youth Art and Poetry Show via Zoom on August 21, please register here: https://tinyurl.com/ICreateEvent.
TO SUBMIT art and poetry: https://tinyurl.com/icreateit
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: August 10, 2021
Showcasing the talents of young people in the Inland Empire, “I Create” is a curated virtual showcase of art and poetry by BIPOC youth ages 10-18. The event features bold artistic pieces that speak to the topic “I Create” and show exceptional artistic strength and courage. Artists/Poets may submit no more than three of their best pieces of work. Deadline for submissions is August 10, 2021. Artists/Poets of selected work will be notified via email and are asked to be present at the event on August 21, 2021 to talk about their work or read their poetry.
Ginger M. Galloway, Curator, is an author, poet and artist. Born and raised in San Diego, she moved to the Inland Empire in 2003 where she lives with her husband and four of their seven children. Ginger has authored an illustrated a number of books and is a proud member of Blacklandia. Ginger teaches art to kids at Enhance the Gift Academy and hosts the African American Book Festival IE.