Founded in 2015, Cultbytes is a female-led online art and culture news publication covering contemporary art from a broad but critical perspective.

Cultbytes is also a strategic communications agency catering to the cultural sector.

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The Team

Anna Mikaela Ekstrand

Ayana Evans, Alexandra Bregman

Editor & Marketing Associate
Nina Potischman

Social Media Manager
Nina Blumberg

Graphic Design
Alli Melanson


Elizabeth Muir (Auctions, NY), Annabel Keenan (Contemporary Art, LA), Patricia Silva (Contemporary Art, NY), Kristina Lindemann (Contemporary Art, Stockholm), Sheena Malone (Contemporary Art, Berlin), Banyi Huang (Contemporary Art, NY), Mengna Da (Contemporary Art, NY), Lux Yuting Bai (Contemporary Art, NY), Tsedaye Makonnen (Performance Art, NY), Angelik Vizcarrondo-Laboy (Contemporary Art/Craft, NY), Carson Wos (Textiles, NY), Isabella Ruggiero (Art and Design, NY), Alexandra Israel (Contemporary Art, NY), Juliana Steiner (LatAm Art, NY/Bogotá), Caira Moreira-Brown (African Diaspora Art, CHI), Rhea Boyden (Modern and Contemporary Art, Ireland and U.K), Vittoria Benzine (Street and Contemporary Art, NY), Taylor F. Engle (Fashion, NY/CA), Madeleine Löfberg (Creative Writer/Journalist, SF), Virginia Melodia (Set Designer, Italy), Alexandria Deters (Artist, NY), Jiaoyang Li (Writer and Artist, NY), Emma Shapiro (Artist and Body Equality-activist, Spain), Ben Booth (Film Critic, NY)

Guest Contributors

Fabiola Einhorn (Interactive Design, Austin), Annika Connor (Painter/Actress/Entrepreneur, NY), Cheikh Athj (Poet/Musician/Dancer, Phila.), Patrick Scorese (Curator, NY), Louise Hohorst (IR-Specialist, NY), Noe Hinojosa Jr. (Contemporary Art, TX), Christiane Gastl (Contemporary Art, Vienna), David Van Leeuwen (Attorney, BK), Lotte Andersen (Artist, Lima), Tatiana Kochubinska (Curator, Ukraine), Rachel Vera Steinberg (Curator, NY), Kerry da Silva Cox (Artist, NY)

Content Collaborators

Artslooker, Gallery Gurls, Artspiel, Amy Snyder Art Advisory, Coin Central, Zsona Maco, Barnebys

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