biography

Maryam is a media artist-researcher based in Buffalo, New York. Her work is multidisciplinary, ranging from video and sound installations to experimental animation, xerography, and locative media. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Media Study at University at Buffalo SUNY, where she designed and taught courses in Video and Sound Production, Storyboarding, as well as seminars such as Film and Media Theory, World Cinema, Immigration and Film, among others. Maryam has exhibited her works in various curated exhibitions, juried festivals, and screening programs in the galleries of London, Tokyo, Seoul, Berlin, Poznan, Warsaw, Florence, Brussels, Zagreb, Athens, New York, Buffalo, and Tehran since 2007.

Maryam’s current research and practice explore how media can engender architectural/urban imaginaries and multisensory experience through feminist tactics. She has published her research with Peter Lang Publishing, and Bloomsbury Publication, also in peer-reviewed journals such as Ekphrasis: The Journal of Images, Cinema, Theory, and Media. She is the recipient of 2019-2020 award from UB Gender Institute for her doctoral dissertation project “Feminist Media Archaeologies in Artistic Practice”.  Since 2016, Maryam has been serving as a researcher, art director and animator at Buffalo Documentary Project. She is also the co-founder of Media-as-things, a practice+research media project with a focus on media archaeology. She is a founding editor of MAST Journal (The Journal of Media Art Study and Theory) at NeMLA, the University at Buffalo SUNY. As an active artist-researcher, she was featured in LIVE YOUR ART in 2019, a documentary film that celebrates the space where art is made across diverse disciplines and portrays four female artists living and working in Buffalo.

For a full cv, please email me at: mmuliaee [at] buffalo [dot] edu

Buffalo Documentary Project
Media-as-things
MAST journal
LIVE YOUR ART