Aynouk Tan is a (fashion) journalist, curator, lecturer and advisor specialized in the relationship between appearance and identity politics. By observing appearance from an anthropological point of view they aim to deconstruct colonial, neoliberal and heteronormative narratives. I.e. queering identity. Clients include NPO Radio 1, Stadsarchief, Stedelijk Museum, Cobra Museum, Holland Festival and Gemeente Amsterdam. Tan is also an advisor at the Amsterdam Fund for the Arts (AFK) and jury member for the Dutch Design Awards. They are a keynote lecturer in the field of Diversity and Inclusion.