The 5th Annual Black Art Matters Festival took place on Thursday, March 24, 2022 in the Powerhouse at Amherst College. The 5th Annual BAM comprised a performing arts festival, visual arts exhibition at the Mead Art Museum, and an exhibition of literary works curated by The Common in the Beyond the Words Gallery at Frost Library. Learn about the 2022 featured student artists and watch the recording of the performing arts festival. 

Watch the 2022 Black Art Matters Festival

Artwork from the 2022 Festival