Aurella Yussuf

Thursday 22 July, 9.30 am


Aurella Yussuf is a writer and art historian. Her writing has appeared in Frieze, Hyperallergic, Artskop and other art publications. She has worked with organisations including Tate, Whitechapel Gallery, Photoworks, Hauser & Wirth, Glasgow School of Art, and more. Aurella is a founding member of interdisciplinary art collective Thick/er Black Lines and the convener of Kitchen Table Crit, a monthly peer forum for Black artists, critics and curators.  

Thick/er Black Lines
Thick/er Black Lines is an interdisciplinary research-led artist collective. The group applies contemporary art theory, cultural studies and social practices to rewrite histories. Thick/er Black Lines was initiated by Rianna Jade Parker, Aurella Yussuf, Hudda Khaireh and Kariima Ali.