Ashlyn Davis is a writer, editor, and the Executive Director & Curator of Houston Center for Photography as well as the chief editor of spot magazine. She regularly writes for publications, such as Light Work’s Contact Sheet, and has co-edited a book of historic photos,  Islands of the Blest, which you can read about here. In addition to her work at Houston Center for Photography, Ashlyn also curates exhibitions at other institutions, including most recently, Genevieve Gaignard, In Passing at the Art Gallery at Black Studies’ (AGBS) Christian-Green Gallery.

She earned her BA in Art History from Pratt Institute and her Master's Degree in American Studies at the University of Texas with a focus on American photography and culture.