Beya Othmani is a writer and researcher based in Tunis. She previously worked at SAVVY Contemporary, Berlin, where she coproduced the event series Listening Session: Untraining the Ear, and the Untraining the Ear festival. She worked as a curatorial assistant on various exhibitions, among them The Dog Gone Death at Dak’Art 13, Shadow Circus for the Forum Expanded of the Berlinale (2019).
She pursued her master studies at the Weissensee School of Fine Arts, Berlin, in the department of Spatial Strategy. She currently holds a fellowship from the Mellon Foundation to conduct research on the politics of exhibition-making in Modern Tunisia.
As of March 2020, Beya will be the Exhibition and Residency Manager at B7L9 Art Station in Tunis.