Maria Emilie Lima is a multidisciplinary artist based in Copenhagen, Denmark.

They enjoy riding their skateboard, making noise and questioning the heteronormative structures of power that are ruling our lives. Maria is co-founder and editor of Alien Press, an independent publishing collective amplifying Queer, Trans* and Gender Non-Conforming voices. They hold an MA in Modern Culture from the University of Copenhagen.

Pronouns: they/them, she/her

Current and Past Exhibitions

Grassstains, 2019. Contributing artist (audio). Stride Gallery, Project Space, Calgary, Canada, Mohkinstsis, the traditional territories of Treaty 7 people.

Yeah Girl, 2016. Gallery Dust Temple, Australia. Website:

Rum, 2015. (English translation: "Spaces"). Studenternes Galleri, Denmark

Events and Projects

Green Envy, 2019. Contributing artist (dj set). Event organized by #3 Gallery. Location: Red Gate Arts Society, Vancouver BC, Canada. Website:

Alien Press, 2018. Co-founder and Editor of independent publishing collective supporting Queer, Trans* and Gender Non-Conforming literature


Building Bodily Shelters, 2019. Friktion Magazine.


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