About Brianna Mims

Brianna Mims (CBA ’21)is an artist, abolitionist, and facilitator based in Los Angeles. Her work – which spans across the disciplines of fashion, dance, advocacy, facilitation, curation, and directing – is rooted in abolition and transformative justice frameworks. She experiences the body as a site of liberation and uses that information as a guide for organizing, facilitation, and all of the art she creates. Mims is a graduate of the University of Southern California where she studied Dance and NGO’s and Social Change. She currently works for Californians United for a Responsible Budget.

Brianna Mims is a Toulmin Fellow through the CBA-National Sawdust Partnership.

As a part of her Fellowship, Mims presented work at National Sawdust in April 2021. View the presentation here.


Photo by Michael Schwartz.

Photo by Bennet Perez.