Samiha Alam is a Baltimore-based artist and designer who hails from California. A graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art, she works with digital media, video, installation, and drawing. Her primary focus is on contemporary Muslim and Asian aesthetics/politics. Most of her work is influenced heavily by her research into colonial history and the neocolonial present. Samiha has worked with Press Press in Baltimore and is currently participating in Glenstone Museum’s Emerging Professionals Program. In her free time, she is reading and cooking too much food for one person.