Previous BE.BOP events have engaged European audiences in intricate detail with the outrage generated by Black/African Diaspora peoples when confronting a racist world order structured along the lines of coloniality. BE.BOP 2014 now brings re-existence into the hallowed grounds of healing by means drawing the spiritual map of Pan-Africanism before and after the so-called “Scramble for Africa”. A co-production of Art Labour Archives and Kultursprünge im Ballhaus Naunynstraße gemeinnützige GmbH. With the friendly support of the Heinrich Böll Stiftung. In cooperation with Danish Art Workshops + Nikolaj Kunsthal + Network for Migration and Culture. Copenhagen, 15-18.05 2014. alannalockward[at]yahoo.com
Joy Elias Rilwan & Jane Thorburn. Joy it’s Nina, 2013. Courtesy of Art Labour Archives.