Rahne's profile

Rahne Alexander is an intermedia artist and writer from Baltimore, Maryland. She is a 2021 graduate of the Intermedia+Digital Arts MFA at UMBC, and a 2021 Baker Artist Prize Awardee. Her works in video, performance, music, and painting have been exhibited across the U.S. and around the world, including the Baltimore Museum of Art, Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art, and MIX NYC. She performs music as 50’ and formerly fronted the bands Santa Librada and The Degenerettes. Her writing appears in publications such as BmoreArt, The Hopkins Review, UMBC Magazine, the light ekphrastic, flux, Come Sail Away, OnCurating, and the Lambda Literary Award-winning anthology Take Me There: Trans and Genderqueer Erotica. Alexander's 2019 OutWrite-award-winning chapbook of collected essays Heretic to Housewife was published by Neon Hemlock, and she publishes a weekly blog, Paradise Is Not For Sale. 2024 will see a complete redesign of her website: rahne.com

This year's profile photo was shot on the Howard Street bridge by Mike Morgan for Alexander's GameChanger profile in Baltimore Magazine in June 2023.