Wava Carpenter

Wava Carpenter is co-Editor In Chief for Design Miami's Forum Magazine. Since graduating with an MA in Design History from Parsons and Cooper-Hewitt, she has built an international reputation for curating design-focused cultural and commercial exhibitions, writing scholarly and popular texts, producing lectures and events, jurying and overseeing awards, and creating online and IRL platforms—all to uplift the global design community. In 2019, she teamed up with Anna Carnick, co-Editor In Chief of Forum Magazine, to found Anava Projects, an agency devoted to supporting and promoting design-for-good.