theo tyson is a curator who invites conversations about the sociocultural implications of race, gender, identity, and sexuality through a lens of fashion and culture. She creates spaces of reclamation to share powerful stories of Black womxn and those on the LGBTQI+ spectrum. Her curatorial practice privileges noncanonical ways of seeing, giving audiences poignant new perspectives to view their human connection to the creativity and materiality of expression.
Her previous posts include Spelman College Museum of Fine Art and SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion + Film in Atlanta, Georgia. Currently, she is the Polly Thayer Starr Fellow in American Art and Culture at the Boston Athenæum and resides just west of Cambridge, Massachusetts with her cat, Charlemagne Cousteau. theotyson.com | @ms_theotyson
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