Ashokkumar D Mistry is a Neurodivergent multidisciplinary artist, writer, researcher, activist and curator based in Leicester. He is co-founder of the Disability in British Art research group and is an associate of DASH Arts’ Future Curators Programme. Recent works include the peripatetic intervention Don’t Stare, commissioned by Project Artworks for Tate Liverpool and to be shown at IKON Gallery Birmingham and Beyond Relentless Acceleration, a durational, participatory intervention commissioned by DASH Arts for We Are Invisible We Are Visible at Nottingham Contemporary. His latest collaboration with artist and writer Sonia Boué explores Neurodivergent approaches to making (to be presented at John Hansard Gallery, Southampton 2024). He will deliver the Edward Rushton Social Justice Lecture as part of DaDaFest 2023.