Ariana Faye Allensworth is an artist and strategist 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 organizational development. 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. Her work builds upon interests in liberatory education, visual culture, spatial politics, and community-based research. 

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. 

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