Adelita Husni-Bey is an artist and pedagogue who lives and works in New York. She is interested in anarcho-collectivism, theatre, law and urban studies. She organises workshops, produces publications, radio broadcasts, archives and exhibition work focused on using non-competitive pedagogical models through the framework of contemporary art. Working with activists, architects, jurists, schoolchildren, spoken word poets, actors, urbanists, physical therapists, athletes, teachers and students across different backgrounds, the work focuses on unpacking the complexity of collectivity.
Group exhibitions include: Chiron, New Museum, New York (2019); Being: New Photography, MoMA, New York (2018); Il Mondo Magico, Italian Pavilion, 57th Venice Biennale Venice (2017); Miller Contemporary, New York (2017); Dreamlands, Whitney Museum, New York (2016); The Eighth Climate, 11th Gwangju Biennale (2015).