BSLA Spirit Week & more

Monday, Feb. 19–Friday, Feb. 23

In celebration of Black History Month in February—and its own 20th birthday—CCAD’s Black Student Leadership Association, has planned a month loaded with activities for students, including a Spirit Week Monday, Feb. 19–Friday, Feb. 23.

Spirit Week plans

  • Market Monday, Monday, Feb. 19
  • Artist Trade Tuesday, Tuesday, Feb. 20
    • Trade artwork with your fellow CCAD artists
  • Royalty Wednesday, Wednesday, Feb. 21
    • Wear your best gear and dress like royalty
  • #Throwback90s Thursday, Thursday, Feb. 22
    • Go retro by dressing in 90s fashion
  • Black Out Friday/Exhibition opening, Friday, Feb. 23
    • Go all-black-everything—wear all black
    • The Art Gallery, a show from RA Essence—aka Essence Estremera (Interior Architecture & Design, 2024)—will feature a timeline of Black art from the 1950s to today, video work, and select art for sale. Location TBA.

Additional BSLA activities in February:

  • Game Night, 7–9 p.m., Friday, Feb. 2, Crane Multipurpose Room
  • In My Skin, an exhibition of work by current and past BSLA members, opens Sunday, Feb. 11, at All People’s Art Gallery, 1865 Parsons Ave.
  • Opening reception for In My Skin, 5 p.m Friday, Feb. 16, at All People’s Art Gallery

Find more information on BLSA’s Instagram.