Malik Gaines & Alexandro Segade is an arts group based in Brooklyn. Malik Gaines and Alexandro Segade make performances, videos, and installation projects as well as critical dialogues, within the groups My Barbarian and Courtesy the Artists, and individually. Their works include My Barbarian, Post-Living Ante-Action Theater, New Museum, NY; and Courtesy the Artists, Trad., Recess Activities, NY (2013).
Their awards and residencies include Artist Residency, Recess Activities, NY (2013); Foundation for Contemporary Arts Artist Grant, NY (2013); Creative Capital Grant, NY (2012); Art Matters Grant, NY (2010); and City of Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Grant (2010). Malik Gaines received his B.A. and PhD from University of California Los Angeles and M.F.A. from California Institute of the Arts. Alexandro Segade has a B.A. and M.F.A. from University of California Los Angeles.