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Black Girl Convention // Aisha

Art & Activism

Black Girl Convention // Aisha

“Black girls are always on the move, eyes heavy from late nights and early mornings. Sometimes we never stop.”

Commissioned as part of Black Girl Convention Virtual2020 three artists explore the theme Black Girl Joy within their creative practice.
Original Poem written & performed by Aisha Sanyang-Meek @aishamaarie
Choreography by Aisha Sanyang-Meek @aishamaarie
Music by Shola Dayo @its_sholaa
Filmed & Edited by Florence Pellacani florencepellacani.com
Produced & Directed by Somina Fombo @menafombo

The Artist
I am Aisha Marie, I am a dancer, poet and multidisciplinary artist. I am inspired by movement, expression, music and authenticity. I am from Bristol and am currently studying my BA in Diverse Dance in London. I have always been passionate about expressing myself through voice, words and movement and am excited to continue discovering my artistic voice.

Find out more in this evenings Panel Discussion (6pm - 7pm) link in bio 🖤

@aishamaarie