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Curator / Culture Worker / Astrolearner | Art Matters Manager, Grants & Artist Initiatives

Meghana Karnik (she/her) works across modalities as a curator, arts administrator, writer, and artist—exploring paradoxes between art and social change, belief and technology, lived experience and institutional storytelling. Alongside Art Matters, she is Co-Curator of The Immigrant Artist Biennial, forthcoming in 2023.

Karnik has organized exhibitions and programs with global arts institutions, including FRONT International 2022: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art, EFA Project Space (New York), Cleveland Institute of Art’s Reinberger Gallery, Critical Practices, Inc. (New York), Harlan Levey Projects (Brussels, BE), Foundation and Center for Contemporary Arts (Prague, CR), and Zygote Press (Cleveland).

Karnik has an M.A. in Arts Administration from Teachers College, Columbia University, a B.A. in Political Science and Art History from Case Western Reserve University, and completed a non-degree BFA Exhibition & Thesis in Drawing at The Cleveland Institute of Art.