Peter "Souleo" Wright
Cultural curator, lifestyle expert, media content producer + renaissance man
Peter "Souleo" Wright creates and produces entertaining and informative events, media and artistic projects. As a journalist he has written for Newsweek, Ebony, New York Press, Black Enterprise, XXL, Sister 2 Sister, and Rolling Out. He's also been featured on CNN’s The Nancy Grace Show, MTV’s FNMTV Premieres, Access Hollywood and The Insider, and in the New York Post, the Chicago Sun-Times, the Boston Globe, BET.com, and Match.com. Souleo recently partnered with the Harlem Arts Alliance and created the column “Harlem Arts Alliance Presents: On the ‘A’ w/ Souleo” which is now syndicated online across seven media properties including Ebony.com, SoulTrain.com, New York Amsterdam News, and Rolling Out. In partnership with the New York Public Library, he produces LGBT, financial literacy and creative programming. As a curator, his notable exhibitions include "eMerge: Danny Simmons and Artists on the Cusp," eMerge 2.0: Melvin Van Peebles and Artists on the Cusp, the first-ever AARP exhibition "Lasting Legacy: The Journey of You," and Harlem’s unprecedented multi-gallery collaborative exhibition "Motown to Def Jam."