Ayanah Moor

STUDIO fellow Ayanah Moor is a conceptual artist whose work addresses gender, racial and sexual identity informed by popular culture. From hip hop and politics, to black talk and women’s football, Moor draws from and revises popular themes to generate dialogue and invite alternative meaning. Her creative tools include, print media, performance, drawing and video.

An associate professor in the School of Art at Carnegie Mellon University, Ayanah Moor has examined a broad range of timely issues over her 10 years at Carnegie Mellon — transforming themes from popular culture to create new meanings and dialogue.