The Digital
Diaspora

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The Digital Diaspora is an exhibition celebrating Black liberation and creativity. Using Afrofuturism as a guiding principle, The Digital Diaspora is intent on empowering and increasing equity for Black artists by illuminating their influence on culture.
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HYPEBEAST

This Juneteenth NFT Fundraiser and Gallery Will Spotlight Global Black Creatives

‘The Digital Diaspora’ will explore new terrain in the avant-garde NFT space.

June 9, 2021

Harper’s Bazaar

The Culture Lover’s June Guide

Here’s how you can get your streaming and socially distanced culture fix this month.

June 9, 2021

WHITEHOT MAGAZINE

Whitehot Recommends: Juneteenth Weekend exhibition at Superchief Gallery NFT

Juneteenth Weekend exhibition at Superchief Gallery NFT and online NFT fundraiser on Foundation

June 10, 2021

The Guardian

‘We’re working towards Afrofuturism’: inside a radical new NFT exhibition

The world’s first physical gallery for NFTs is hosting a new exhibition, curated by a 17-year-old artist, centered on Black creativity and liberation

June 16, 2021

NFTs.WTF

The Digital Diaspora: A Special Exhibition in Celebration of Juneteenth

The upcoming auction and exhibition will highlight the work of Black artists who are highly visible in the NFT world, many of whom have prominent sales on Foundation.

June 18, 2021

Teen Vogue

Meet the 17-Year-Old Curator Who’s Intentionally Uplifting Black Artists

There’s a lot of hidden Black talent. We’re trying to combat that.

June 19, 2021

Juxtapoz Magazine

The Digital Diaspora: Liberating Black Creativity @ Superchief Gallery

Superchief NFT // June 19, 2021 - June 19, 2021

June 18, 2021

Dazed

New kid on the blockchain: the young people using crypto for good

New cryptocurrencies are aiming to democratise the arts and aid social mobility, but in this emerging white and male-dominated space, are we simply bringing over the same inequalities from our physical world?

July 22, 2021

About the Curator

Diana Sinclair

Diana Sinclair is a 17-year-old internationally recognized visual artist, activist, and curator. Her work focuses on Black and/or gender identity and persuasively champions her commitment to social activism. Fundamental to her core, Sinclair’s artistic expression and activism is about change, supports change, and creates change.

The auction will benefit:

herstoryDAO

herstoryDAO is an on/offline art collective dedicated to preserving and incubating the stories of marginalized crypto creators—prioritizing Black femmes—who have historically been underrepresented in art and technology. By funding and facilitating artist incubation, IRL exhibitions, and community collaborations, herstoryDAO aims to amplify and empower the vital voices of Black women and non-binary people for their contributions to popular culture.

G.L.I.T.S.

G.L.I.T.S. provides sustainable access to safety and holistic care for the TLGBQIA+ community—through housing, harm reduction, education, healthcare, and beyond. G.L.I.T.S. centers Black trans liberation and the lives of trans sex workers.

With support from:

Towards Utopia

@TowardsUtopia

Mint Fund

@mintfund
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