Kristina Kay Robinson is a writer, curator, and visual artist born and raised in New Orleans. Her ongoing installation and performance art project, Republica: Temple of Color and Sound, has been exhibited at “Welcome to the Afrofuture” during Miami Art Week, New Museum’s residency program, Ideas City, and the New Orleans African American Museum. Her curatorial endeavors include Sudanese artist Khalid Abdel Rahman’s “A Disappearance,” hosted in 2017 by the Arts Council of New Orleans. Her writing has appeared in Guernica, The Baffler, The Nation, The Massachusetts Review and Elle, among others. Robinson is co-editor of Mixed Company, a collection of short fiction and visual narratives by women of color. She is a 2019 recipient of the Rabkin Prize for Visual Arts Journalism. She serves as the New Orleans editor at large for the Atlanta-based Burnaway magazine.