University of Wisconsin–Madison

Aliah Darke, PhD

A.M. Darke is a Media Artist, Game Designer, and Social Justice Wario. She created the award-winning card game Objectif, which explores the intersection of race, beauty, and attraction. She is a co-founder of Voidlab, a feminist art + tech collective, and a resident of the UCLA Game Lab, a research lab which supports the creation of experimental and expressive games. Her work has been shown internationally and featured in a variety of publications, including Forbes, Kill Screen, and The Creator’s Project. Darke holds a B.A. and M.F.A from UCLA and teaches game design at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.