Garima Thakur is an interdisciplinary artist born in New Delhi, India where she spent most of her formative years. She moved to the United States ten years ago. Her registered alien number is A ****** which allows and gives her the permission to exist in the United States currently. Thakur works with interactive media, code, video, drawing, sculpture and text. Her work centers upon narratives and multitudinous realities of assimilation, alienation and collectivism. She is currently stationed in Portland, OR, where she moved five years ago and works as an assistant professor of interaction media and graphic design at Western Oregon University.