H1BA

2020


2019


Still from CURSES music video, 2019
Swedish Fish Selects, 2019
Promo from Alienated Labor exhibition, Portland, OR, 2019

2018


Performing PPL POWA at S1, Portland, OR, 2018
Portrait from Boulevard Dreamers Showcase, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2018, Photo by Kirsten Leenaars and Lise Haller Baggesen
Cover for DRMIX, 2018
Still for H1BA performance video

Performance still from EXP 0001_01 Music Festival, ATM Gallery, Austin, TX

A music-based altergo, based on the U.S. "merit" based classification, H1B1, where I DJ and perform creating music inspired by the migrations, journeys, and expulsions of my South Asian, Arab and East African ancestors.

PERFORMANCES

2020
Sparkle Nation Book Club's Silent Reading Hour with H1BA: Indian Ocean Mix, Montez Press Radio, NYC, NY
2019
Ariel’s Party: H1BA and Itsi, Hideout Inn, Chicago, IL
H1BA with Nada El Shazly, Grad Club, Kingston, ON
2018
H1BA - Alienated Rhythm Performance, Ori Gallery, Portland, OR
Her Environment Fundraiser - Night Light : H1BA (Live set,) Digital Art Demo Space, Chicago, IL
Boulevard Dreamers Showcase: HIBA (Live set,) Fullerton Hall, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
DISCWOMAN - Technofeminism: H1BA & Thoom (Live & DJ Set,) Bossa Nova Civic Club, NYC
DISCWOMAN - Technofeminism: H1BA & Thoom (DJ set,) Lot Radio Mix, Lot Radio, NYC
H1BA Set, Story Bar, Native Hostel, Austin, TX
H1BA: DRMIX, EXP 0001_01 Music Festival, ATM Gallery, Austin, TX; Arranged by JP/p1nkstar/iLOVEYOU
H1BA: DRUM, EXP 0001_01 Music Festival, 21st Street Co-op, Austin, TX; Arranged by JP/p1nkstar/iLOVEYOU