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AGMK Mingle (Arts Networking/Showcase) 29th March @ MK Museum

Win a chance to propose a funded project for AGMK to lead and drive forward….our Mingle is on Wednesday the 29th of March at the MK Museum….come and get involved and see what it’s all about!! We have a fab programme lined up for you to include information on: *This year’s MK Arts Week and how to take part *Info on MK’s first Film Festival *Info on MK’s first Literature Festival *Makers-Artists of Milton Keynes new book and the Get Making MK50 roadshow *Company MK – find out about their next production – Avenue Q and get a sneak preview of songs *Live music from acoustic duo Cortes & Jackson *Open mic to share or promote something *Short tour and quiz of MK Museum (also…

Arts Central Resident wins acclaimed Fashion award

Folaji Fasanya-Omoyeni won a ‘star’ award at Europe’s biggest award ceremony celebrating black and ethnic personalities in entertainment, film, fashion, television and arts (BEFFTA). She was given the award for her ‘remarkable achievements and outstanding contributions’ to the fashion industry. The BEFFTA awards were founded by entrepreneur, TV presenter and philanthropist Pauline Long in 2009 to celebrate greatness within the African, Caribbean and Asian communities. Folaji’s fashion brand ‘FFOLAJI LONDON’ showcased their IMAAN collection, which was inspired by supermodel, Iman. The IMAAN collection consists of day time and evening wear created with custom made print, designed exclusively for FFOLAJI LONDON. The pieces consisted of intricately embellished garments made out of delicate and flowy fabrics like chiffon and satin. FFOLAJI LONDON started as a business in…