Malika Ali Harding serves a community of cultural enthusiasts as a writer, filmmaker, and independent curator. She produces environments that foster deeper dialogues and enable dimensioned conversations, bringing together a global group of fresh thinkers. An alumna of Howard University in Washington, DC and the American Film Institute Conservatory in Los Angeles, CA, she seeks connection with writers, artists, scholars, and organizations comfortable with dissent, unafraid of new thought, and ready to cross-exam conventional truths.
Her projects include...
Story Rebels a nomadic community organized around events that celebrate the art of story. Set to launch in 2018 with the aim of facilitating deeper public engagement with the places we inhabit and the authors who take us to distant quarters.
Painted Lips Don't Lie: Conversations From Abroad, a travel writing blog featuring essays short stories, and snippets of humorous human interactions.
Curatorious an online journal profiling emerging voices in contemporary art through interviews, essays, and portraiture.
On The Ground Floor (OTGF) an alternative art space in South Los Angeles where works by nearly seventy-five local, national, and international artists were exhibited over a period of two years, offering cultural producers an experimental physical space to occupy and a discursive digital space to share new concepts.
Mouse Ward: The Amitriptyline Experiment a video art exhibition produced collaboratively with artists across diverse disciplines - includes film and sound installations, photography, performance, and works on paper.