Jill Magid

Jill Magid is a visual artist working in a variety of media including literature, video, sculpture, photography, and performance. Magid received a Masters of Science in Visual Studies from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2000, and her Bachelors of Fine Arts from Cornell University 1995. She was a resident artist at the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam 2000–2002, and currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. Solo exhibitions include Article 12 at Stroom (The Netherlands), With Full Consent at Gagosian Gallery (NYC), Sparwasser HQ (Berlin), Centre d’Art Santa Monica (Barcelona), and Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam. She recently performed in New York City at The Bowery Poetry Club, Eyebeam, The Poetry Project at St. Marks’s Church, and at Orchard gallery. She has written two novellas: Lincoln Ocean Victor Eddy (2007), and One Cycle of Memory in the city of L (2004), and is currently working on her first novel.

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