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The AfroFuturist Affair curates, sponsors, collaborates with, partners with, and participates in exhibitions and events exploring Afrofuturism, Black scifi, and the speculative as practices, theories, mediums, and lived experiences.

afrofuturism now! festival @ worm rotterdam

Speculative workshops, performances, science-fiction readings, films, experimental fashion, video and collage art, dance events and after parties (co-hosted by Pantropical amongst others) sound art and music from artists such as the celebrated Islam Chipsy and King Britt

November 14-19, 2015

featuring sci-fi DJ Set from Robotique and Scifi Reading Set from Rasheedah Phillips of The AfroFuturist Affair

December 15, 2014 | 9pm

Intro to Afrofuturism Discussion w/ O.A.S.S.U.S at Temple University

November 8, 2014

Channel Zero

#futurism / #afrofuturism / #newfrequencies + #timetravel ---- #DC meets #Philly for quantum emotional exploration through sound and art

August 13, 2014

Community Partner


The Future Weird short film screening series out of Brooklyn joined The AfroFuturist Affair in Philly for an evening of sci-fi, experimental, speculative & weird short films by directors from Africa and the Global South, with live, thematic musical interludes from experimental/electronic artists Marlo Reynolds and Moor Mother Goddess.

May 10, 2014

Curated an exhibition of personal time travel machines and devices from contributing artists in premiere of Recurrence Plot (and Other Time Travel Tales)


Consultant, co-curator of the AfroFuturist Affair Closing Gala for the exhibit

March 20, 2014

Philly Love: A Tribute to Amiri Baraka w/ Philly Printworks and Rockers


February 2014

AfroPunk Presents: The Triptych film screening and artist panel at the Philadelphia Art Museum

Community Partner

June 2013

Rockers BBQ Weekend

Community Partner


Leeway Foundation Presents Emergent Strategies: Speculative Fiction & Radical Organizing with Adrienne Brown of Octavia's Brood

Community Partner

December 8, 2013

Gemly's World Sci-Fi Magic Art Show


June 2013

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