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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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.
Lincoln Ocean Victor Eddy
Jill Magid, Lincoln Ocean Victor Eddy, 2007. Book, ink, paper, Copy, with permission by the artist, of the book that is out of print, 54 p., language : English, colophon on the back side.
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.
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.
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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 Book Lovers
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