Astria Suparak is an artist, writer, and curator whose creative projects have been exhibited and performed in the last year at MoMA, ICA LA, the Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, and The Walker Art Center. She has curated exhibitions, screenings, and performances for The Liverpool Biennial, Museo Rufino Tamayo, MoMA PS1, The Kitchen, Eyebeam, and Expo Chicago, as well as for unconventional spaces such as roller-skating rinks, sports bars, and rock clubs. Her writing has appeared in The Iris (The Getty blog), art21 magazine, Noisey (Music by Vice), Seen Journal, Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community, and The Museum Is Not Enough. Her work has garnered critical praise from The New York Times, The Huffington Post, Artforum, Art In America, Hyperallergic, Rhizome, Fast Company, The Hollywood Reporter, The Los Angeles Times, and The San Francisco Chronicle. Suparak is based in Oakland, California and is the winner of the 2022 San Francisco Bay Area Artadia Award.