Golden is a black gender-nonconforming trans-femme visual artist and poet raised in Hampton, VA, currently residing in Boston, MA. Their heartbeats are black people & Fenty Kilowatt Highlighter. Golden is a 2018 Winter Tangerine Fellow, 2017 Pink Door Fellow, the 2018 House Slam Grand Slam Champion, the 2016 NYU Grand Slam Champion, & was apart of the 2017/2018 NYU CUPSI Championship winning team. Their work has been featured on/at the Shade Journal, the Offing, i-D, Interview Magazine, W Magazine, & elsewhere. Golden holds a BFA in Photography from New York University.
Website:, Instagram: mylesgolden, & Twitter: mylessgolden