AE Creative, LLC is a boutique design agency founded by Ashara Ekundayo specializing in cultural strategy development, delivery and management. Working at the nexus of social permaculture, social entrepreneurship and social justice, we consult with clients to assess and build capacity for equitable community engagement through the uses of mindfulness, creative arts practice, exhibition, and project management. Our methodology supports institutions, agencies, organizations and corporations in creating culturally relevant curriculum, messaging, and events.
Ashara Ekundayo Gallery
AEG is a contemporary arts exhibition platform that exclusively showcases the archival, contemporary art, and new media works of Black women of the African Diaspora, and artistic creations made in collaboration with Black women.
Omi Arts (formally known as Omi Gallery) is the collaborative creative arts practice initiative and project space serving as the non-profit programming arm of AECreative. Omi Arts is fiscally sponsored by The Alliance for Art, Media + Culture.
Ideation & Deployment
Marketing x Branding
Some of Our Past & Current Clients Include:
"We worked collaboratively on programming led by our respective organizations -- The Alliance conference, the Oakland Fence Project, Art + Race and Breaking the Silence Town Hall. She holds space for creative change, leverages the deepest corners of cultural history and embraces afrofuturism with the urgency it deserves. She makes things happen with heart, soul and wisdom."
The Alliance for Media + Culture