EVENT: Beauty Through Dress and Adornment by CIAD


Do you have an interest in fashion and textiles in the context of the African diaspora? If so this event is just right up your alley

Fashion and textiles online resource Costume Institute of the African Diaspora (CIAD) is hosting their first seasonal event of the year. The event will welcome a panel of industry insiders and research to discuss:

  • The establishment of beauty through dress and body adornment
  • What it means within the African Diaspora community in the UK and at large
  • How we successfully navigate cultural expression with western ideals of professionalism

Panelist will include:

  • Deborah Marie - Editor in Chief of Afronoire Magazine (yes!)
  • Paniz Musawi - Researcher in Comparative Political Thought
  • Paradigmz - Dancer, Choreographer and menswear tailor

Ticket price: £3 OTD (to include networking and drinks reception)

Address: Room 1NE7, City of Westminster College Paddington Green, Paddington, W2 1NB, London

About CIAD

The Costume Institute of the African Diaspora (CIAD) is an online resource dedicated to advancing the universal understanding of all aspects of fashion and costume from around the African Diaspora.