Mia Thom

Mia Thom (b.1995) is a Cape Town based, interdisciplinary artist. In 2017, she graduated from the Michaelis School of Fine Art (UCT) with a BAFA (Hons) with distinction. She has taken part in several group exhibitions and festivals, recently the Dakar Biennale (19 May-21 June 2022) and Oasis at CIRCA, Everard Read in Cape Town (December, 2021). 

Thom’s practice, which explores a relationship between sound, photography and installation delves into realms of psychoacoustics, sensory-affective engagement and speculative realism. Recurrent motifs in her work include absence/presence, intimacy/distance, invisibility and agency. 


1995 -
Nationality: South African