Nitasha Dhillon has a B.A. in Mathematics from St. Stephen’s College, University of Delhi, and attended the Whitney Independent Study Program in New York and the International Center of Photography. She is a PhD candidate at the Department of Media Study – University of Buffalo in New York. Together with Amin Husain, she founded MTL, a collaboration that joins research, aesthetics and action in its practice. As MTL they founded Global Ultra Luxury Faction, direct action wing of Gulf Labor Artist Coalition and MTL+, the collective facilitating Decolonize This Place, an action-oriented movement that blurs the lines between art, organizing and action around six strands of struggle: Indigenous struggle, Black liberation, free Palestine, global wage worker, de-gentrification and dismantling patriarchy.
As of November 2019