Kareem Reid

Writer & Founder of Body Party

  • Stephanie Wan
  • Elan James
  • Chika Wambu
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About me

Kareem Reid is founder of Body Party, an intentionally queer space for black bodies and the people who love them. Reid studied Film and Literature at University of Warwick. His critical essays, club nights and video installations have been featured in institutions Research Centre for Material Culture, (Leiden, Netherlands) and Tate Britain (London) as well as London and New York based publications Dazed, i-D, British Film Institute, The Fader, Temporary Art Review and ARTS.BLACK. He has been selected for the 2018 edition of Glasgow International and is currently studying Writing at Royal College of Art.

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Skills

  • Feature Writer
  • Art Criticism
  • Essay Writing
  • Video Art
  • Research

People I’ve worked with

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  • Elijah Maja

    • Art direction; audience engagement and resource distribution
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  • Anthony Vander

    • Actor/Filmmaker and Founder of Distortion Entertainment
    • British Film Institute, Distortion Actors, Distortion Entertainment
  • Karen Blackett

    • Chairwoman
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  • Seyi Ogunnaike

    • Graphic Designer
    • The Learning Shop, De Montfort University African Caribbean Society

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  • i-D

    i-D

    • Fashion
  • Dazed Media

    Dazed Media

    • Digital Media
  • P

    PAPER Magazine

    • D

      Dazed & Confused / Dazed Digital

      Work history

      Currently

      Writer & Creative Director

      Body Party

      Mar 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time

      2016

      Jun 2016 - Aug 2016
      • New York, United States
      • Freelance

      2017

      May 2015 - May 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance

      Education

      Currently

      Sep 2018
      • London, United Kingdom

      2013

      Film and Literature

      University of Warwick

      Sep 2010 - Jul 2013
      • Coventry, United Kingdom