Mallory Nezam is an interactive public artist who playfully disrupts public space through performance, words, and spirit. She is the Arts & Culture Fellow at the Metropolitan Planning Council of Boston while she purseus her Masters of Design in Art, Design and the Public Domain at Harvard University. She is the Founder of STL Improv Anywhere, co-founder of Building as Body, The Poetree Project, #ChalkedUnarmed, and a founding member of the Artivists STL collective. Nezam's writing has appeared in The Public Art Review, Temporary Art Review, Art Animal, The Mantle, and The Riverfront Times. She is based in Washington, DC, and St. Louis, Missouri.