Created in 2016, the Black Speculative Arts Movement (BSAM) Canada is an award-winning non-profit.
BSAM Canada aims to construct a collaborative and supportive platform that empowers, elevates, and evolves Afrodiasporic creative industries and organizations, along with supporting artists who work within the field of the speculative arts.
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Cultural Arts Organization
BSAM Canada started out as an artist collective in Toronto to broaden outlets of representation for artists of the Afrodiaspora (including Black African, Afro-Indigenous and Afro-Caribbean descendent people). We are invested in works that push imaginative boundaries, thereby contributing to broader and more vivid visual language of Blackness within arts education and the arts industry.
Public art, short films, and healing activities, and more! Take a look at all of the things we’re getting up to.
Throughout the year we have various free workshops &
See for yourself.
We are always looking to for new artists and organizations to collaborate with. Are you interested?
Kemetic Yoga Series - Earth
Queen has been shortlisted for Toronto Arts Foundation’s (TAF) Neighbourhood Art Network’s Community Award. This award celebrates folx who have worked to broaden access to the arts by working with and contributing to diverse communities in Toronto.
In the last blog post we talked about Parable of the Sower, and learned about the beginnings of the Earthseed belief system formed by Lauren Oya Olamina.