Storytelling is at the heart of all I do
I'm a curator, writer and content strategist living in London. Founder of Future Assembly, a platform for artists’ development and experimentation, I am passionate about connecting through creativity and supporting others to thrive. Future Assembly session two Exchange takes place throughout 2019. Other recent projects and collaborations include (interim) Programme and Digital Content Manager at the Stuart Hall Foundation (2019), co-curating UNTITLED: art on the conditions of our time, New Art Exchange (2017- touring); curating ‘Concerning Symmetry’ selected artists’ moving image from the Emile Stipp Collection (2016); producing ‘Promised Land’, Culture+Conflict (2016), and publishing my first book ‘9 Weeks’ with Stevenson (2016)
As Assistant Curator at Tate Modern (2011-2015), I organised exhibitions, commissions, collection research for the Africa Acquisitions Committee and live events, with projects including Richard Tuttle: I Don’t Know . The Weave of Textile Language, 2014; Ellen Gallagher: AxME, 2013; and Damien Hirst, 2012. I have also held curatorial positions at Turner Contemporary (2009-2011) and CCA, Lagos (2008-2009).
As a writer and editor, I have authored two books and published blogs and articles with Tate blog, Frieze, Digital Women UK and Aperture.
I hold a masters in Curating Contemporary Art, from the Royal College of Art and a first class BA (Hons) in English Literature, Media and Cultural Studies. I am also a certified digital marketing professional and lead creative communications campaigns.