fbpx
PROFILES
07 Nov 2017

One On One With Tiffany Gooch

Written by

Tiffany Gooch is a Consultant at Enterprise & Ensight Canada and brings extensive experience in government, politics and events to her role.

29 Oct 2017

Beasts From Bricks: Inside The Mind Of A Lego Artist

Written by

Artist Ekow Nimako makes art accessible by bringing Lego® bricks to life through animal sculptures.

18 Sep 2017

Murder, Friendship, Forgiveness In "Somebody's Sun"

Written by

Imagine your son is murdered and you are horrified to find out that it’s your best friend’s son who killed him.

15 Sep 2017

Rhonique Ballantyne's Designs Take Fashion To The Future

Written by

  Guests at the 2017 Atoms of Fashion event on September 9th were blown away by the “Artifice” collection designed by Rhonique Ballantyne.

15 Sep 2017

Five Reasons to Watch Toronto Stylist Mr. Adomako

Written by

Toronto stylist Bismark Adomako has been turning heads in the fashion industry with his distinctive looks. If you weren’t aware of this bespoke gentleman’s unique style, here are five reasons you should be paying attention.

03 Sep 2017

Representation Matters, KIDS SWAG Makes It Easy

Written by

With school re-opening this week, many parents hit the malls and online retailers to purchase everything from notebooks to backpacks to get their little ones ready for the school year.

01 Sep 2017

Natasha Henry Honoured For Bringing Black Canadian History to Ontario Curriculum

Written by

There was a time when educator & historian Natasha Henry knew more about Jamaica and its history than that of Blacks in Canada.

01 Sep 2017

OMI Woods: The Sustainable Fashion Brand Rocking The Boat

Written by

“I have to walk the walk if I’m talking the talk,” says Ashley Alexis McFarlane on the transformation of OMI Woods into an eco-friendly, sustainable special occasion brand. In May 2017, owner and creative director McFarlane showcased her “Into The Woods” collection at Fashion Takes Action, Design Forward’s Canadian Sustainable Fashion Award show, and came away as one of three finalists for the finale showcase in October 2017. OMI Woods has been on the scene quite a bit this year. If you attended the AfroChic TO Reloaded cultural event, not only would you have seen Amanda Parris of CBC Arts,…

26 Aug 2017

How Designer Kadeem Faustin Turned A Bad Situation Into A Winning Collection

Written by

If you asked Kadeem Kyle Faustin a decade ago what his number one life aspiration was, the 14-year-old Faustin would have said, “To be the greatest dancer known to man!”

04 Aug 2017

Black Resistance, Black Joy - Ella Cooper Explores Both From The Inside Out

Written by

Ella Cooper is many things. She's an interdisciplinary artist and educator, working in both photography and video, as well as being the founder of Black Women Film! Canada.

 

3li En Wordmark C

Featured Directory Listings

Featured events

Get our newsletter

Please enable the javascript to submit this form

ByBlacks.com Patreon Banner 700 x 350px

Help us tell stories that matter

One more thing! Our mission at ByBlacks is to provide positive and uplifting stories that reflect our Black Canadian community. Unlike other media platforms, we have always rejected the pay for play model.

Our people need these kinds of stories more than ever right now. That’s why we’ve chosen an approach that allows us to keep our content open, accessible and free from paywalls.
We’re not into building walls anyway.

Support from readers like you gives our writers the time, space and freedom to find and create content that matters. Every contribution you make, big or small, goes directly into funding our journalism. Support ByBlacks.com for as little as $10 a month, and it only takes a minute. We thank you!

Become a Patron!

Search