Contact us at micheladathinktank@gmail.com with a project proposal
LACE Residency

Michelada Think Tank has partnered with Chats About Change II to bring you: Race Art & Survival at Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions.

Lift Your Voice

Michelada Think Tank will be conducting conversations in Dallas through the Lift Your Voice foundation.

Open Engagement 2015

Michelada Think Tank held space at OE2015 on the topic of Race, Community, and Creative Action

Institutional Tallies

Michelada Think Tank conducts tallies of arts institutions to promote accountability and diversity in representation.

About Michelada Think Tank

and what the hell is a Michelada?
Agitators for Cultural Equity

The Michelada Think Tank is a group of socially conscious artists, educators, and activists of color hosting conversations with other people of color (PoC) and allies who are also socially-engaged artists, educators, and activists and/or interested in creative ways of making change happen. MTT is interested in facilitating conversations and creating community around issues faced by people of color while promoting action beyond the discussion.

  • Community Building
  • Institutional Accountability
  • Facilitating Discourse
  • Serving Micheladas


Our team of artists, writers, organizers, and Michelada makers.
Shefali Mistry
Culver City, CA
Shefali Mistry loves falafel and jingles when she walks.
Mario Mesquita
San Diego, CA
Mario is from Eugene, Oregon, and subsequently is great at pickling things.
Noé Gaytán
Brooklyn, NY
Noé wants YOU to pay off his student debt!
Carol Zou
Dallas, TX
Carol Zou is a Texangelena by way of the Chinese diaspora and she is always wondering about myths of rootedness as a political strategy.
Darryl Ratcliff
Dallas, TX
Darryl brings the party. Every time.


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