Tayleur Crenshaw

Tayleur is a creator, a spoken word artist, a black woman. Tayleur’s ultimate goal is to love on black people and to encourage their wildest dreams.

As a New York native and Howard University grad, Tayleur was born and raised in culture in its most raw and passionate form.

In 2018 Tayleur moved to Oakland, California and co-founded Gold Beams (Instagram / Website), a brand that curates spaces for the black community with special highlights on black creatives.Her brand’s signature event, Second Mondays, has grown to host over 150 people monthly (with a recent all time attendee high of 400) and is a space where the community can share and engage with art, enjoy free food and wine, and commune over dope BBQ / family reunion vibes.Gold beams also curates, and is contracted to curate, socials, talk series, workshops, panel discussions, creative sessions and more.