Pia Agrawal is the Curator of Performing Arts at The Momentary, an adaptive reuse project that will transform a decommissioned Kraft Foods plant south of Crystal Bridges into a multidisciplinary space for visual, culinary, and performing arts and an artist-in-residency program.
From 2014-18, Pia was the Program Director at the University of Houston Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts where she produced the Center’s public programming including the annual Mitchell Artist Lecture and CounterCurrent festival. During her time at the Mitchell Center, Pia worked with artists such as Tania Bruguera, Okwui Okpokwasili, Kevin Beasley, and Jason Moran.
Prior to her work at the Mitchell Center, Pia served as the Managing Director of the Rude Mechs (Austin, TX) and the Programming Director of FringeArts (Philadelphia, PA). She is a graduate of Haverford College with a BA in sociology.