Art Curator, Designer, and Writer in New York
Portia Makoma is a storyteller. An independent art curator, designer and former gallerist. She is the founder of arts consultancy, Silence Is Accurate (SIA).
Makoma has worked alongside innovative organizations that nurture artists, such as chashama, and she continues to cultivate unconventional platforms for visual arts showcases. SIA is an arts consultancy she launched as an extension of her focus on emerging artists. The agency specializes in site-specific installation, neon and contemporary art.
Makoma is currently interested in work that creates a dialogue about our generation’s identity, our environment, our questions and relationships.
Portia is based between Bali, Indonesia and New York City. Feel free to connect with her via email and/or the social links below.