Lives in New York (United States), lives in Amsterdam (Netherlands).
Jill Magid was born in 1973. She lives and works in Brooklyn, New York and Amsterdam, The Netherlands. In 2001-2002 she was a resident at Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam. She studied at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Masters of Science in Visual Studies (Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1998-2000) and at Cornell University, Bachelor of Fine Arts (Ithaca, New York, 1991-1995).
Her solo exhibitions include: A Reasonable Man In A Box, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2010); Objects To Be Handed Over or Destroyed, Yvon Lambert, New York (2009); The Thicker the Glass, Yvon Lambert, Paris, France (2009); Authority to Remove, Tate Modern, London (2009); Article 12, Stroom and The AVID (The Secret Service of the Netherlands), The Hague, Netherlands (2008); With Full Consent, Gagosian Gallery, New York (2007); Thin Blue Lines, Centre D'Arte Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain (2007).
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Lincoln Ocean Victor Eddy
Jill Magid, Lincoln Ocean Victor Eddy, 2007. Book, ink, paper, 21 x 14.6 cm, 64 p, language: English, publisher: Self-Published, ISBN: N/A.
Jill Magid, Becoming Tarden, 2010. Book, ink, paper, 20.8 x 13.4 cm, 181 p, language: English, publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota: Print Craft, ISBN: N/A.
Jill Magid, Failed States, 2012. Book, ink, paper, 20.6 x 14.5 cm, 129 p, language: English, publisher: Hasselt/Los Angeles/Bucharest/Stockholm: Z33/Honor Fraser Gallery/Bucharest Biennial 5/Romanian Cultural Institute of Stockholm, ISBN: 9781935662044.
One Cycle of Memory in th...
Jill Magid, One Cycle of Memory in the City of L, 2004. Book, ink, paper, 21 x 14.5 cm, 100 p, language: English, publisher: South Korea: Jill Magid/Icheon Women Artists' Biennale, Self-Publishing, ISBN: N/A.
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WHAT HAPPENS WHEN THE ART...
07 December 2012 - 21 April 2013.
[novels written by artists] The Book Lovers is a systematic attempt to study the phenomenon of artist novels. There are some examples of art
THE BOOK LOVERS - A Proje...
25 January 2013 - 09 March 2013.
Curated by [David Maroto](http://ensembles.mhka.be/actors/david-maroto) and [Joanna Zielińska](http://ensembles.mhka.be/actors/joanna-zielins
Book Lovers 4.0 (Pop-up B...
28 January 2014 - 02 February 2014.
The Book Lovers presents the first (pop-up) bookstore specialized in artist novels. The bookstore will be hosted by De Appel and run by Buchh
The Preparation of the No...
18 July 2014 - 05 September 2014.
The Preparation of the Novel is the title of a new instalment in The Book Lovers project, which makes direct reference to Roland Barthes’ tra
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The Artist's Novel
The Book Lovers is a research project on the phenomenon of the artist's novel curated by David Maroto and Joanna Zielińska. The central quest