Amplify Black voices and support Black artists, always. From designers to foodies, here are 30 Black influencers to follow on Instagram to add talent and taste to your feed.
Arts + Creative
The Creative Collective
The Creative Collective NYC is a curated space for creatives of color.
We The Urban
We The Urban is a creative platform that “enlighten, inspire, and empower” artists.
Deun Ivory is a creative who founded The Body: A Home For Love, a space that allows Black women to heal from sexual trauma.
Antuan Byers is a dancer based in New York City and is currently in The Metropolitan Opera Ballet.
Lina Iris Viktor
Lina Iris Viktor is a conceptual artist, performance artist, and painter.
Amina Mucciolo is an artist and designer based in Los Angeles.
Miryam Lumpini is a tattoo artist and a creative director for BodyMark by BIC.
Art by Monday
Stacie Monday is a self-taught Fine Artist who uses her work to celebrate Black women
Neffi Walker is a designer and the owner of The Black Home, a space to celebrate Black culture and design.
Addy Campbell is a photographer and filmmaker based in London.
Style + Beauty
Paola Mathé is a photographer and uses style as a form of creative expression. She recently launched Fanm Djanm, which features a collection of headwraps.
Gabi Fresh is a style blogger. She has a lingerie collection and a swim collection that is inclusive of curve/plus sizes.
Jackie Aina is a makeup artist who advocates for proper representation of Black and Brown women in the cosmetic industry.
Alissa Ashley is a photographer, makeup artist, and style influencer. Her photography page showcases her passion for macro photography.
Arnell Armon is a beauty influencer who focuses on fashion, makeup, skin care, and hair.
Kia Marie is a New York-based creator and stylist who highlights sustainable fashion.
Tyla Lauren is a fashion and hair influencer based in New York City.
Ren Gray is a style blogger and the founder of The Gray Style, a platform created to inspire people to use fashion as a form of expression.
Kellie Brown is a style influencer and home decor designer in Los Angeles.
LaToya McInnis is a stylist and designer behind Cocoa Centric. Cocoa Centric is a brand of handmade, vintage, and curated accessories.
Cooking + Food
Dominek is a food blogger based in Harlem, New York City. She often highlights tasty recipes and local Black-owned restaurants.
Tabitha Brown is a vegan chef who has gained popularity through her recipes on TikTok.
Jessica Hylton Leckie
Jessica Hylton Leckie is a chef who shares vegan and mostly gluten-free recipes for anyone to recreate and enjoy.
Jocelyn Delk Adams
Jocelyn Delk Adams is a food blogger who recreates vintage and Souther recipes with a modern twist.
Quin Liburd is a self-taught home cook who uses her platform to share her love of food and photography.
Yolanda Gampp is a chef and cake decorator who often shares elaborate designs through her How To Cake It YouTube channel.
Kevin Curry offers healthy recipes and food options for people who are calorie and health conscious.
Kai Chase is a celebrity chef who shares details for her dishes on each post as well as sharing recipes on her website.
Brandon Hayes showcases the perfect cheat day meals in New York City (and beyond).
Anela Malik shares food from DC, Maryland, Virginia, and the surrounding areas. She frequently shares dishes from Black-owned businesses.
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