Jazz Swali is an image-maker and curator. He currently holds the position of Assistant Curator and Diversity Inclusion Coordinator at Backlit Gallery, Nottingham. Both his creative and curatorial practice are socio-politically engaged, focusing on and championing social justice within the arts.
His ongoing passion project—Are You Even Listening?—is a podcast series led by university students. The project platforms marginalised perspectives and individual experiences on issues spanning the socio-political spectrum.
He joined the Advisory Board in 2021.