Emergent Digital Practices MFA, University of Denver, 2021

Independent Visual Studies BA, Haverford College, 2019
(Major GPA: 4.0, Senior Thesis: “Yours Virtually: Materiality and Intervention and Virtual Media”)

2019 University of Denver EDP Graduate Teaching Assistantship
2019 University of Denver Dean’s Scholarship
2019 Fairfield Scholarship
2018-2013 Questbridge Scholarship
2018-2016 UPS Scholarship
2018-2017 Amy Sacks Scholarship for film and media
2017 Hurford Center for the Arts and Humanities Research Fellow
2017 HCAH Robert Flaherty Seminar Student Fellow
2017 Telluride Film Festival Student Symposium Fellow
2017 Louis Green Fund
2017 Artblog + St. Clarie New Art Writing Award
2017-2016 HCAH Film Festival Submission Fund
2016 HCAH Student Arts Fund
2016 HCAH Research Stipend
2016 HCAH Student Research Assistant
2016 Best Experimental Film, Tri-Co Film Festival
2014 Most Evocative Film, Tri-Co Film Festival

Screenings, Exhibitions, & Performances
Irresistible Night Ageless Dark, Bryn Mawr College, PA (forthcoming)
The Radical Film Festival, NY
The Eyeslicer Presents, Museum of Modern Art, NY
Make Room For Me, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA
Bite Your Tong, Mantle Art Space, TX
Bad Video Art Festival 2019, Moscow, Russia
Big Muddy Film Festival 2019, Gallery 1100, IL
Bite Your Tong, Vox Populi, PA 
Open Video Call 2018, Institute of Contemporary Art, PA
Muestra Movimiento Audiovisual 2018, Guadalajara, Mexico
NewFilmmakers NY Summer 2017, Anthology Film Archives, NY
The Woodmere Annual 76th Juried Exhibition 2017,  Woodmere Art Museum, PA
Body + Camera Festival 2017, Mana Contemporary & Chicago Dancemakers Forum, IL 
Arthouse Asia 2017, Kolkata, India
Athens International Film + Video Festival 2017, OH
Zoom-Zblizenia 2017, BWA Art Gallery, Bydgoszcz, Poland
Altered Esthetics Film Festival 2017, The Southern Theater & ARTshare, MN
Split Film Festival 2017 (Competition Shorts), Split, Croatia
Blue Magpie Experimental Film Series 2017, Taiwan
Visionaria XXIV 2017, Siena, Italy
Crossroads 2016, San Francisco Cinematheque, CA
Visionaria XXIII 2016, Siena, Italy
Cellular Cinema 14 2016, MN
Transient Visions 2016, Spool Mfg, NY
London Experimental 2016, Container Gallery at University of East London,  UK
Staunton International Film Festival 2016, VA
Tri-Co Film Festival 2016, Bryn Mawr Film Institute, PA
Tri-Co Film Festival 2014, Bryn Mawr Film Institute, PA

Morgan Nitz. “Artist and filmmaker Nishat Hossain, ‘I make poverty work’.” Artblog, July 2019
Laurel McLaughlin. “‘Unwilled Rhythms’: Walking through Film with Nishat Hossain.” Title Magazine, March 2019
Molly Hankwitz. “Our Bodies, Ourselves: The Performance of Feminist Film.” Bad Subjects, Issue 90, 8 Aug 2016