Curiosity Expert: iO Tillett Wright

Artist, Photographer

iO Tillet Wright
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iO Tillett Wright is an artist whose work focuses on the leading margins of contemporary life and culture. Her photography is regularly featured on two blogs at the New York Times: "Notes from the Underground" and "The Low Down." She had her first solo show at Fuse gallery in NYC in 2010 and will exhibit her latest work at Vacant gallery in Tokyo in late 2011. She has published one limited edition book of photographs, Lose My Number, which is presently sold out. iO has directed several music videos, and worked as a professional film actor for 19 years, in addition to founding the world's first nationally distributed street art magazine.