I am attracted to people who were born into circumstances that were meant to crush them, but they fought against the bullshit of the world.
"The challenge now will be to preserve the experimental, radical, independent spirit in terms of the choices we make and yet work as an institution."
"All this repression towards blackness made ‘Black is the giant’, so it's a pile, a giant, essentially coming to fight against that type of energy."
"My work is about struggle and resistance."
We have a conversation with curator Yasha Young about URBAN NATION, her various other projects, curation, and how the pandemic has influenced her.