Oklahoma City, OK

Originally from South Africa, Messina is an interdisciplinary artist and educator, currently based in Oklahoma City. They graduated from the University of Cape Town (Michaelis School of Fine Art, 2009) with a major in Sculpture and travelled for a few years. Their work looks at individuals' capacity within various systems and social structures. Current projects focus on the disruptive capabilities of fiction, with a special focus on speculative histories and world-building.