Kenyan born Malinda lives and works in Rotterdam, Amsterdam. She holds an MFA from Transart Institute, New York. Her works consist of performance, drawing, painting, installation, video, and ceramic object-making. Her practice investigates the hybrid nature of African identity, contesting notions of authenticity. In addition, she also focuses on gender and female sexuality. Malinda was one of the awardees of the Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship (2015) and won the One Minutes Award (2012) for moving photography.