Lama El Homaïssi

Musician in Residence, 2022 Lama El Homaïssi, she/her, (SHIM:NYC Resident for 2022) is a Lebanese performer, writer and voiceover artist currently based in New York

Chery Dieu-Nalio

Visual Artist in Residence, 2021 Chery Dieu-Nalio is a Haitian photographer who was born in Haiti in 1981, and is a current visual artist in

Achiro Patricia Olwoch

Writer in Residence, 2021 Achiro Patricia Olwoch is a Ugandan writer, playwright and filmmaker from Gulu, Northern Uganda. She is currently a writer in residence

Ali Asgar Tara

Born in 1991 in Bangladesh; Ali Asgar Tara (she/her) is an artist from the Bengal Delta. As a transdisciplinary researcher, artist, activist, and scholar Ali’s

Maryam Palizgir

Maryam Palizgir is a multidisciplinary Iranian artist and educator who lives and works in NYC. She received her MFA from Georgia State University in 2018.

Nazanin Noroozi

Visual Artist in Residence, 2021 Nazanin Noroozi is a New York-based artist who was born in Tehran, Iran, and a current visual artists in residence