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Saturday, June 17 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
The Black Joy Project

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Black joy is an act of resistance that is necessary and integral in the journey to our collective freedom. This radical space will use portraits to blend the magic of Black life and social media to shine brightly through our joy. Participants will leave with a digital portrait featured in #TheBlackJoyProject series, as well as a growing creative community and space where we celebrate our full selves.


Kleaver Cruz

BlackLivesMatter NYC / BCB
Kleaver Cruz from The Bronx, is a writer, dreamer and lover of travel. His work has been featured on Vibe.com, the Huffington Post, La Galeria, and African Voices Magazine, among other outlets. Cruz is one half of the poetic duo, The Delta and creator of The Black Joy Project, a... Read More →

Walter Cruz

BlackLivesMatter NYC / BCB
A native New Yorker, Walter has been exploring visual arts for as long as he can remember. He holds a B.A. in Architectural Studies with a minor in Studio Arts. Soon after graduation from college in 2011, Walter moved to Nanjing,China. Walter aspires to be a social innovator usin... Read More →
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Kei Williams

Black Lives Matter NYC
Kei Williams is a queer transmasculine identified community organizer with #BlackLivesMatter, NYC Chapter. A self-taught visual artist & graphic designer, they assist small businesses and nonprofit organizations with communications, marketing, and social media. Kei centers their... Read More →

Saturday June 17, 2017 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Student Center: Room 285

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