Celebrating Black Creatives in Southwest Pennsylvania

Proving Support, Resources, and Connections to Overcome Barriers and Pursue Opportunities

An opportunity to celebrate vision and voice

2024 ORIGINS Exhibition

The 2024 ORIGINS Exhibition will open on April 20th featuring a curated art show, maker market, and monthly programming. Showcasing Black makers, designers, artists, and craftspeople from across Southwest Pennsylvania, visit Bridgeway Capital’s Hay Street Gallery in Wilkinsburg, PA through June 15th to view an exhibition four years in the making.

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Held virtually the last Wednesday of every month from 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

ORIGINS Monthly Meetings

A monthly meeting to provide a space for ORIGINS Network members to gather, share ideas and opportunities, collaborate, and build community among peer creative businesses. ORIGINS is a dynamic, quickly growing initiative that seeks to grow connections among Black entrepreneurs in Western Pennsylvania. Each month, the network is invited to an hour-long virtual meeting to meet new ORIGINS members, learn about resources and opportunities, and discuss topics that are important to the network.

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