Participant Profile

Asad Ali Jafri

United States

Asad Ali Jafri is a cultural producer, community organizer and interdisciplinary artist. Using a grassroots approach and global perspective, Asad connects artists and communities across imagined boundaries to create meaningful engagements and experiences. Asad has more than two decades of experience honing an intentional and holistic practice that allows him to take on the role of artist and administrator, curator and producer, educator and organizer, mentor and strategist. Asad is a founding member of SpaceShift, a collective of artists and cultural workers rethinking the ways in which people work, live and create.