Menu

People  Contributors

A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
Y
Z
A

Hanif Abdurraqib

Poet, Essayist, Critic

Amanny Ahmad

Artist, Chef, Writer

Andrew Ahn

Director

Desiree Akhavan

Director, Writer, Producer, Actress

Yumna Al-Arashi

Artist

Daniel Alarcón

Writer, Journalist, Radio Producer and Host

Viv Albertine

Musician, Author

Morehshin Allahyari

Visual Artist

Hilton Als

Writer

Ana Lily Amirpour

Filmmaker

Tori Amos

Songwriter, Musician

Laurie Anderson

Artist, Musician, Composer, Director, Inventor

Zia Anger

Filmmaker, Videomaker, Teacher, Jenny Hval Collaborator

Anohni

Singer, Composer, Visual Artist

Daniel Arnold

Photographer

Nina Renata Aron

Writer

Miguel Arteta

Director, Writer

Melissa Auf der Maur

Musician, Basilica Hudson Director and Co-Founder

LaTurbo Avedon

Avatar, Artist, and Curator

Samantha Ayson

Art Director
B

David Vincent Baker

Tabletop Game Designer

Julien Baker

Musician, Songwriter

Courtney Barnett

Composer, Artistic Director

Matthew Barney

Visual Artist, Filmmaker, Performance Artist, Metal Fan, ex-Football Player

Todd Barry

Comedian

Regine Basha

Curator and Residency Director

Camille Baudelaire

Graphic designer, Visual artist

Beach House

Musicians

Jackie Beat

Drag Queen, Comedian, Writer

Olivia Bee

Photographer, Director

Dan Bejar

Musician

Lucy Bellwood

Illustrator, Cartoonist

Ida C. Benedetto

Designer

Fred Benenson

Game designer

Heather Benjamin

Artist

Brit Bennett

Writer

Sandra Bernhard

Comedian, Actress, Powerhouse

Matt Berninger

Singer/Songwriter for the National and EL VY

Amber Berson

Writer, Curator, PhD Student

Björk

Singer, Songwriter, Producer, Actress, Technological Innovator, Icon, DJ

Holly Blakey

Artist, Choreographer

Mykki Blanco

Musician, Rapper, Poet, Performance Artist

Weyes Blood

Songwriter

Alicia Bognanno

Musician

Christopher Bollen

Writer

Justin Vivian Bond

Singer, Actor, Writer, Artist

Lizzi Bougatsos

Visual artist, Musician, Writer

Catarina Branco

Artist

Marco Kane Braunschweiler

Visual Artist, Publisher

Brandon Breaux

Visual artist, Designer

Genesis Breyer P-Orridge

Artist, Musician, Writer

Melissa Broder

Poet, Essayist, Dog Owner, @sosadtoday

Charles Broskoski

Co-founder of Are.na

Barbara Browning

Writer, Professor, Dancer, Amateur Ukulelist

Betty Buckley

Actress, Singer, Performer

Hannibal Buress

Comedian

Peter Burr

Artist

Gerald Busby

composer

Shannon Byrne

Writer, Producer, Strategist

David Byrne

Musician, Artist, Writer, Actor, Director, Producer
C

John Cale

Musician, Composer, Singer-Songwriter, Producer

Brad Callahan

Designer

Alex Cameron

Musician

Sean J Patrick Carney

visual artist, writer, podcaster

Rafael Carvalho

Musician

Julian Casablancas

Musician

Jordan Casteel

Painter

Elizabeth Catte

Writer, Historian

Gaby Cepeda

Curator, Artist, Writer

Dicko Chan

Artist, Photographer

Rutherford Chang

Artist, Collector, Game Boy Tetris Player

Margaret Chardiet

Musician

Vernon Chatman

Comedy Writer, Author, Television Producer, Voice Actor, Comedian

Taja Cheek

Musician, Curator

Anelise Chen

Writer

Durga Chew-Bose

Writer, Editor

Chim↑Pom

Artists, Collective

Brian Chippendale

Artist, Musician, Founder of Fort Thunder

Christina Choe

Filmmaker

Taeyoon Choi

Artist, Educator, Activist, Organizer, Coder

Chris Wu and Prem Krishnamurthy

Designers

Erin Christovale

Curator

George Clarke

Musician, Songwriter

Jen Cloher

Singer-Songwriter, Musician-Activist, Label Manager

Stephen Cone

Filmmaker

Garrard Conley

Writer

Gerardo Contreras

Curator, Collector, Writer, Founder of Preteen Gallery

Alice Cooper

Musician, Songwriter

Dennis Cooper

Novelist, Poet, Playwright, Filmmaker, Teacher, Blogger

Francisco Cordero-Oceguera

Artist, Lodos Gallery Founder

Billy Corgan

Musician, Songwriter

Petra Cortright

Artist

Rita D. Costello

Scholar

Patty Yumi Cottrell

Writer

Sarah Cracknell

Musician

Sloane Crosley

Writer, Co-Proprietor of sadstuffonthestreet.com

Katie Crutchfield

Musician

Eric Cunha

Artist, Animator

Adam Curtis

Journalist

Alex Czetwertynski

Digital artist, Curator
D

Alex Da Corte

Artist

Cynthia Daignault

Artist, Writer, Musician

Drew Daniel

Teacher, Musician

Stephanie Danler

Writer

Meredith Danluck

Artist, Filmmaker

TM Davy

Painter

Sue De Beer

Visual Artist

Sarah DeLappe

Playwright

Kelley Deal

Musician, Writer, Knitter, Creator

Cecilia Dean

Curator, Tastemaker

Kianí Del Valle

Dancer, Choreographer, Director

Derek DelGaudio

Magician, Writer, Performance Artist

Samuel Delany

Author, Literary Critic, Iconic Science Fiction Writer, Teacher

Mychal Denzel Smith

Writer

Bryce Dessner

Musician

Aaron Dessner

Musician

Delphine Diallo

Photographer, Visual artist

Natalie Diaz

Poet

Beth Ditto

Musician

Mark Dorf

Artist

Toni Dove

Artist

Kimberly Drew

Curator, Writer, Social Media Manager, Founder of Black Contemporary Art

Alexandra Drewchin

Musician, Visual Artist, Dancer, Choreographer

Drew Droege

Writer, Actor, Comedian

Zackary Drucker

Artist, Producer

Amen Dunes

Musician

Mark Duplass

Actor, Filmmaker, Producer, Writer

Sadie Dupuis

Musician, Poet

Geoff Dyer

Writer
E

John Early

Comedian, Actor, Writer, Producer

Bret Easton Ellis

Novelist, Screenwriter, Director, Podcaster

Joanna Ebenstein

Writer, Photographer, Curator

Hannah Street Elliott

Associate Editor

Karen Elson

Musician, Model

Phil Elverum

Musician, Producer

Emma Enderby

Curator, Organizer

J Jennifer Espinoza

Poet

Scott Esposito

Writer, Editor

Claire L. Evans

Writer, Musician

Dr. Eve Ewing

Poet, Author, Sociologist
F

Josh Fadem

Comedian

Shepard Fairey

Artist, Graphic Designer, DJ, Activist

Farha

Tumblr Creator, Student

Katherine Faw

Writer

Dominick Fernow

Musician, Visual artist

Jim Findlay

Theater Artist, Visual Artist, Filmmaker

Emily Fischer

Architect, Designer

Adam Fitzgerald

Poet

Laure Flammarion

Filmmaker, Curator, Writer

Brandon Flowers

Musician

Ido Fluk

Filmmaker

Bennett Foddy

Game Designer, Teacher

Haley Fohr

Musician

Max Fowler

Programmer, Artist

Greg Fox

Musician

Allen Frame

Photographer

Alex Frank

Composer, Artistic Director

Cat Frazier

Artist, Designer, Dad Joke Enthusiast

Judah Friedlander

Comedian

Future Islands

Musicians
G

Jon Gacnik

Programmer, Designer

Diamanda Galás

Vocalist, Composer

David Garland

Musician, Radio Host, Journalist

Roxane Gay

Author

Piera Gelardi

Co-founder, Creative Director

Sarah Gerard

Writer, Artist

Nikki Giovanni

Poet

Philip Glass

Composer

Eliot Glazer

Writer, Performer, Comedian

Jason Gnewikow

Designer, Musician

Joe Goddard

Musician, Producer

Albert Goldbarth

Writer

Neil Goldberg

Artist, Teacher

Alison Goldfrapp

Singer, Musician, Producer

Ben Goldwasser

Musician

Delia Gonzalez

Musician, Producer, Artist

Jonathan Gonzalez

Dancer, Performer

Mira Gonzalez

Poet, Writer, @miragonz

Adam Gopnik

Writer, Editor

Bette Gordon

Filmmaker

Ally-Jane Gossan

Financial Planner, Tax Specialist, Podcaster

Jeanne Graff

Writer, Curator

Katie Alice Greer

Musician
H

HAWRAF

Designers

Conner Habib

Writer, Teacher, Adult Film Performer

Mike Hadreas

Musician

Joe Hagan

Journalist, Writer

Alex Hague

Game designer

Emily Haines

Musician

Hak

Musician, Visual Artist

Raj Halder (aka Lushlife)

Musician

Hope Hall

Filmmaker, Cinematographer, Photographer, Teacher

Neil Halstead

Musician

Mary Halvorson

Musician

Trenton Doyle Hancock

Artist

Matt Harkins

Curator

Liz Harris

Musician, Producer, Visual Artist

Thor Harris

Musician, Writer, Poet, Artist

Dave Hartley

Musician

Saidiya Hartman

Writer

Miho Hatori

Musician

Laëtitia Badaut Haussmann

Visual artist

Brooks Headley

Chef, Musician

Rachel Hecker

Visual Artist

Ryan Heffington

Choreographer, Dancer, Teacher

Alexander Heir

Visual artist, Designer, Musician

Richard Hell

Writer, Poet, Punk Icon

Nona Hendryx

Musician

Jennifer Herrema

Musician, Designer, Artist

Sheila Heti

Writer, Editor

Moshtari Hilal

Visual artist, Illustrator

Siggi Hilmarsson

Yogurt entrepreneur

Patton Hindle

Gallerist, Artist Advisor

Eliza Hittman

Filmmaker

Hermione Hoby

Writer, Novelist

Chelsea Hodson

Writer

Jessica Hopper

Writer

Roni Horn

Visual Artist

Jim Hosking

Filmmaker

Hua Hsu

Writer

Georgia Hubley

Musician

Naomi Huffman

Editor, publisher, writer

Jazmine Hughes

Magazine Editor

January Hunt

Musician

Mira Hunter

Artist

Jana Hunter

Musician, Writer, Keen Observer

Jenny Hval

Musician, Artist
J

Nicolas Jaar

Musician, Producer

Kathryn Jaller

Visual Artist, Creative Strategist

Jim Jarmusch

Filmmaker, Artist

Terrifying Jellyfish

Game Designer, Digital Artist

Katrine Øgaard Jensen

Writer, Editor, Translator

Jlin

Electronic Musician, Producer, DJ

Katrina Johnston-Zimmerman

Urban Anthropologist, Director of THINK.urban

Rickie Lee Jones

Musician

Christian Joy

Fashion Designer, Artist

Isaac Julien

Artist
K

merritt K

Writer, Poet, Podcaster, Lapsed Game Designer

Mandy Kahn

Poet

Glenn Kaino

Artist

Nina Katchadourian

Visual Artist, Teacher

Becca Kauffman

Performance Artist, Musician, Dancer

John Keene

Writer, Translator

Nora Khan

Writer

Laleh Khorramian

Artist, Designer

Sarah Kinlaw

Musician, Dancer, Curator

Ragnar Kjartansson

Artist, Part-time Musician

Alexandra Kleeman

Writer

Christelle Kocher

Designer

Wayne Koestenbaum

Writer, Artist

Chris Kraus

Writer, Critic, Teacher

Benjamin Kress

Painter, Sculptor

Agatha Kulaga

Baker, Entrepeneur

Adam J. Kurtz

Artist, Author, Graphic Designer

Willa Köerner

Artist
L

Danny L Harle

Musician, Producer

LAZY MOM

Artists

Catherine Lacey

Writer

Ladyfag

Producer, Curator, Magic-Maker

M. Lamar

Artist, Musician

Dorothea Lasky

Poet

Sigrid Lauren

Performer, Dancer, Choreographer

Rusty Lazer

DJ, Drummer, Artist Manager, Co-Founder of New Orleans Airlift

Joseph O. Legaspi

Poet

Chris Lehmann

Writer, Editor

Ute Lemper

Singer, Actress

Amanda Lepore

Model, Singer, Performance Artist, Icon

Christopher Y. Lew

Curator

Sarah Lewis

Writer

Qiong Li

Designer, Artist

Tao Lin

Writer

Tatiana Lipkes

Poet, Publisher

Lucy Siyao Liu

Visual artist, architectural designer

Fei Liu

Poet

Layli Long Soldier

Poet

David Lowery

Filmmaker
M

Ian MacKaye

Musician, Label Owner

Carmen Maria Machado

Writer

Sara Magenheimer

Visual Artist

Ann Magnuson

Writer, Actress, Singer, Musician, Performer

Leiomy Maldonado

Dancer, Muse, Teacher

Aimee Mann

Musician

Shirley Manson

Singer, Songwriter, Professional Misanthrope

Ari Marcopoulos

Photographer, Artist, Filmmaker, Videomaker, Zinemaker

Erin Markey

Writer, Comedian, Performance Artist, Singer

Vera Marmelo

Photographer, Engineer

Thomas Mars

Musician

Chan Marshall

Musician

Douglas A. Martin

Writer

Shantell Martin

Artist, Storyteller, Collaborator, Musician

Pablo Martínez

Festival Organizer

Tony Matelli

Artist

Luna Maurer

Designer

John Maus

Musician, Scholar

Jillian Mayer

Artist, Filmmaker

Tamara McCaw

Civic Program Coordinator, Organizer

Scott McClanahan

Writer

Cass McCombs

Musician, Songwriter

Kevin McCoy

Artist, Performer, Filmmaker

Jennifer McCoy

Artist, Performer, Filmmaker

Tarell Alvin McCraney

Playwright, Actor, Screenwriter

Michael McDonald

Muscian, Songwriter

Heather McGhee

Public Policy Organizer, Political Pundit

Ryan McNamara

Visual artist

Jonas Mekas

Filmmaker, Writer, Archivist

Josette Melchor

Curator, Community Organizer, Founder of Gray Area Foundation

Nathaniel Mellors

Visual Artist

Maaza Mengiste

Writer

Madalyn Merkey

Computer Musician, Composer, Cacti Enthusiast

Ricarda Messner

Writer

Nadine Michelberger

Hotel owner, Festival organizer, Creative entrepreneur

Travis Millard

Artist, Illustrator, "Drawer"

Nic Annette Miller

Visual artist

Nic Annette Miller

Visual Artist

Monica Mirabile

Performer, Dancer, Choreographer

Mitski

Musician, Songwriter

Isaac Mizrahi

Designer, Entertainer, Entrepreneur

Ingrid Moe

Art & Culture Attaché

Moor Mother

Musician, Poet, Artist

Ottessa Moshfegh

Writer

Sahra Motalebi

Artist, Composer, Vocalist

Chris Moukarbel

filmmaker

Yalda Mousavinia

Designer, Product Manager, Co-Founder

Mrs. Smith

Philanthropist, Tone Poet, Guitar Hero

Takashi Murakami

Visual Artist

Stuart Murdoch

Musician, Songwriter

Eileen Myles

Poet, Playwright, Writer, Performer, Teacher, Dog Owner, Artist
N

Mary Kathryn Nagle

Lawyer, Playwright

Terence Nance

Artist, Filmmaker

Aparna Nancherla

Comedian, Writer

Narcissister

Artist, Performer, Filmmaker

Helado Negro

Musician

Erin Jane Nelson

Visual artist

Maggie Nelson

Author

Derek Nguyen

Filmmaker

Kelani Nichole

Curator, Gallerist, Digital Strategist

Stevie Nicks

Singer, Songwriter, Sister of the Moon

Christoph Niemann

Illustrator, Author

Yuri Nomura

Chef, Food Director, Artist

Jacqueline Novak

Comedian, Writer

Atsushi Numata

Chef, DJ
O

Stephen O'Malley

Musician, Graphic Designer

David OReilly

Artist, Filmmaker, Video Game Designer

Oa4s

Artists, Poets, Theorists, Writers

Conor Oberst

Musician

Jenny Odell

Visual Artist, Writer

Precious Okoyomon

Poet

Yoshua Okón

Visual Artist, Videomaker

Viviana Olen

Curator

Jeanine Oleson

Artist

José Olivarez

Poet

Angel Olsen

Musician

Wane One

Graffiti Artist

Catherine Opie

Artist, Photographer

Faye Orlove

Artist, Curator

Sierra Teller Ornelas

Writer, Producer, Navajo Tapestry Weaver

Allison Orr

Choreographer, Artist

David Ostrowski

Artist

Clifford Owens

Artist

Nicholas O’Brien

Visual Artist, Curator, Writer
P

Cathy Park Hong

Poet, Author, Editor, Professor

Morgan Parker

Writer, Poet

Deantoni Parks

Drummer, Composer, Actor, Teacher

Ebony G. Patterson

Visual artist

Liz Pelly

Writer, Editor, Collective member at Silent Barn

Elise Peterson

Artist, Storyteller, Cool Mom

Steven Phillips-Horst

Artist, Comedian

Pika☆

Musician

Angela Pilgrim

Visual Artist, Teacher

Pauliana Pimentel

Photographer

Sruthi Pinnamaneni

Producer, Reporter

Aubrey Plaza

Actress, Comedian, Producer

Caroline Polachek

Musician, Songwriter

Max Posner

Playwright

Carissa Potter

Visual artist, designer, entrepreneur

Paola Prestini

Composer, Artistic Director

Sarah Nicole Prickett

Writer, Editor

Brontez Purnell

Dancer, Writer, Musician, Filmmaker

Tania Pérez Córdova

Visual artist
Q

Tegan and Sara Quin

Musicians
R

Rabit

Musician, Producer

T. Cole Rachel

Writer, Editor

Elliott Radner

Artist, Designer

Kristen Radtke

Writer, Illustrator

Paul Ramírez Jonas

Artist

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Artist, Educator, Writer

Sean Raspet

Artist, Co-founder of Nonfood

Simon Raymonde

Musician, Producer, Label Owner

Meg Remy

Musician

Richard Renaldi

Photographer

Mike Renaud

Designer

Pedro Reyes

Visual Artist

Tabita Rezaire

Visual Artist, Healer

Boots Riley

Rapper, Activist, Director

Gillian Robespierre

Filmmaker

Kenya Robinson

Artist

Henry Rollins

Jack-of-all-trades

Kay Rosen

Artist

Yolonda Ross

Actor, Filmmaker

Alex Ross Perry

Filmmaker, Screenwriter, Actor

Daniel Rossen

Muscian

Martin Roth

Artist

Rafaël Rozendaal

Artist

Paul Rucker

Artist, Composer, Musician

Mike Rugnetta

Composer, Programmer, Host

Ursula Von Rydingsvard

Visual Artist
S

Ryuichi Sakamoto

Musician, Composer, Producer

Alfredo Salazar-Caro

Visual artist, curator, creative director

Nuno Costa Santos

Writer

Andrew Savage

Musician

Marianna Schaffer

Director of Artist Initiatives

Patty Schemel

Musician

Cecile Schott

Musician

Eric Schwartau

Artist, Comedian

Laurel Schwulst

Artist, Designer

Christian Scott

Musician

Ty Segall

Musician

Tschabalala Self

Visual Artist

Colin Self

Choreographer, Musician, Performance Artist

Bill Sellanga

Musician, Producer, DJ

Mayukh Sen

Writer

Paul Sepuya

Photographer, Artist

Serpentwithfeet

Musician

Shea Serrano

Journalist, Writer, Educator

Mindy Seu

Designer

Chloë Sevigny

Actor, Director, Designer

Shanna Merola and Kate Levy

Artists

John Sharian

Photographer, Actor, Physical Trainer, Production Manager

Prageeta Sharma

Poet

Alia Shawkat

Actress, Producer, Singer

Alice Sheppard

Dancer, Choreographer

Ben Lotan and Tara Shi

Artists, Curators

Christopher Shinn

Playwright

Tamara Shopsin

Author, Illustrator, Designer, Cook

Pacifico Silano

Artist, Photographer

Ben Sinclair

Writer, Director, Actor, Editor

Caroline Sinders

Designer, Researcher, Artist

Grant Singer

Filmmaker

Nikki Sixx

Musician, Writer, Photographer

Adi Slepack

Game designer

Danez Smith

Poet, Spoken Word Artist, Playwright, Teacher

Molly Soda

Artist, Designer

Claudio Sodi

Producer, Director

Somi

Vocalist, Songwriter

Amy Rose Spiegel

Writer, Editor

Casey Spooner

Visual artist, Musician

Doreen St. Félix

Writer

Natasha Stagg

Writer, Editor

Polly Stenham

Playwright, Screenwriter

Sufjan Stevens

Musician

Michael Stipe

Musician, Artist

Brandon Stosuy

Writer, Editor, Curator

Justin Strauss

DJ, Producer

Morton Subotnick

Musician, Composer, Inventor

Eli Sudbrack

Artist

RJ Supa

Gallerist, Curator, Visual artist

Erik Sutch

Music Supervisor, Filmmaker

Ian Svenonius

Musician, Writer
T

Saeed Taji Farouky

Documentary Filmmaker

Amber Tamblyn

Actress, Poet, Author, Director

Lætitia Tamko

Musician

Ken Tan

Creative Director, Brand Strategist, Gallerist, Curator

The Void Academy

Artist Consultants, Educators

Tracey Thorn

Musician, Writer

Lynne Tillman

Writer

Nadya Tolokonnikova

Artist, Activist

Tonstartssbandht

Musicians, Songwriters

Torres

Musician

Amy Touchette

Photographer

Naama Tsabar

Artist

Francis Tseng

Engineer, Designer

Gregg Turkington

Entertainer, Musician, Neil Hamburger

Spencer Tweedy

Musician
U

Édouard U.

Designer

Kaari Upson

Artist

Anthony Urrea

Photographer
V

Peter Vack

Actor, Writer, Director

Kelly Vallon

Music lawyer

Ellen Van Dusen

Textile Designer

Sharon Van Etten

Musician

Brooke Van Poppelen

Comedian, Writer

Jenn de la Vega

Artist, Photographer

Emel Mathlouthi and Victoria Ruiz

Musicians

Carmen Villain

Musician

William Villalongo

Artist

Patricia Voulgaris

Photographer

Ocean Vuong

Poet, Writer
W

Addie Wagenknecht

Artist, Researcher

Taika Waititi

Actor, Writer, Director

Ryan Wallace

Visual Artist

Dean Wareham

Muscian, Writer, Actor

Eric Wareheim

Filmmaker, Comedian, Actor

Lewis Weil

Financial Planner

Alisa Weilerstein

Cellist

Sally Wen Mao

Poet, Writer, Artist

Edmund White

Writer, Provocateur

Darcie Wilder

Writer, Filmmaker

Jason Williamson

Musician

Bryce Wilner

Designer

Cindy Wilson

Musician

Chelsea Wolfe

Musician

David Wondrich

Writer, Historian
Y

Tamara Yajia

Comedy Writer

Dustin Yellin

Artist, Founder and Director of Pioneer Works

Matthew Yokobosky

Designer

Shinichiro Yoshida

Artist, Textile Researcher

Lisa Yuskavage

Artist
Z

Zaldy

Designer

Kate Zambreno

Writer

Matthew Zapruder

Poet

Jenny Zhang

Writer

Charlotte Zoller

Social Marketing Specialist