Alisha B. Wormsley

Alisha B. Wormsley is a collaborative and community-oriented interdisciplinary artist and cultural producer. Wormsley has been honored with a number of awards and grants to support her programs: afronaut(a) experimental film series, Homewood Artist Residency (recently received the mayor's public art award), and art: the Children of NAN video art series, the There Are Black People in the Future body of work, and her collaborative works with performance artist Lisa Harris. Her work was shown in the 2014 Carnegie International and the HTMLLES festival in Montreal as a part of the Montreal Biennial 2014. Wormsley currently teaches Electronic Media at Carnegie Mellon University. Recent exhibitions/screenings include: Art League, Houston, the Octavia Butler conference at Spelman University, the Abuja Film Festival in Nigeria, the Inkanyiso organization in Johannesburg South Africa, and The Charles Wright museum, Detroit MI, University of Pittsburgh Fine Art gallery and Allegheny College.