Ariana Faye Allensworth is a visual artist and researcher whose work explores the connections between cultural production and radical social change.

She has over 10 years of experience building and leading programs in museum and non-profit settings, with a primary focus on arts education and social impact strategy. She currently works as a Senior Design Lead at IDEO and has previously held positions at The International Center of Photography, The Center for Cultural Power, Cultural Engagement Lab, Youth Speaks, Urban Arts Partnership, and New Design High School. Ariana is also a founding member of the New York City chapter of the Anti-Eviction Mapping Project and a Winter 2021 Technology Resident at Pioneer Works. Her work builds upon interests in photography, spatial justice, and the politics of the archive. 

She holds a Master's Degree in Social Work from UC Berkeley and a Bachelor's Degree in Urban Studies and African & African-American Studies from Fordham University. 

Image: Jeanette Spicer

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