Kristina Kay Robinson

Artistic Inaugural Writer Residencies
Type of work
Literary and Visual Artist

Kristina Kay Robinson is a writer, curator, and visual artist born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. Her ongoing installation and performance art project, Republica: Temple of Color and Sound has been presented in exhibition at “Welcome to the Afrofuture” during Miami Art Week, The New Orleans African American Museum and in the New Museum’s residency program, Ideas City. Her curatorial endeavors include Sudanese artist, Khalid Abdel Rahman’s “A Disappearance.” Robinson is the co-editor of Mixed Company, a collection of short fiction and visual narratives by women of color. Her writing in various genres has appeared in Guernica,The Baffler, The Nation, The Massachusetts Review and Elle among other outlets. She is a 2019 recipient of the Rabkin Prize for Visual Arts Journalism and New Orleans editor at large for Burnaway.