For the culture.
Culture should belong to its creators. In Memphis, our culture is built by Black artists, creatives, and communities. TONE elevates the people and places that make our city drip with character.
Tone empowers Black artists and communities
so we
Share creativity and knowledge across the spectrum of Blackness
Elevate Memphis as a global cultural beacon
TONE is highlighting
art & culture.
We prioritize programming that elevates Black artists creating culture. Our exhibitions, concerts, talks, panels, screenings, readings, and round-tables are the absolute core of Tone.
See upcoming events
TONE is building
Black community.
We build connectivity in the Black community through partnerships, block parties, storytelling, and more. We seek out partnerships that create a deep infrastructure for Black artists in Memphis.
Contact us about partnerships
Meet the squad.
Victoria Jones - Founder (She/Her)
Executive Director
Lawrence Matthews - CO-FOUNDER (He/They)
Programming Director
Dawn Ross (She/They)
Communications Manager
Felicia Wheeler (She/Her)
Marketing and Sales Coordinator
Amber Ahmad (They/Them)
Nubia Yasin (She/Her)
Chief Storyteller
Shorin Nicholas (He/They)
Project Manager
Amanzi Arnett (He/They)
Partnership Coordinator
Dame Smith (He/Him)
Assistant Director
Fraankie (She/Her)
Marketing and Sales Director
Rent our space.
Like what you see? Book our space for your next event.
XXXX square feet
24-hour rental blocks
Starting at $XXXX
[need these specs and more amenities, what’s offered or available re: A/V, etc]
Contact us to book
2234 Lamar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38114
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