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Gina Magid Biography

Born in New York City in 1969

Lives in Brooklyn, New York


1996Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY; MFA

1992University of California Santa Cruz; BA

One-Person Exhibitions

2012Feature Inc., New York

2006“Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark,” Feature Inc., New York

2004Acuna Hansen Gallery, Los Angeles
Feature Inc., New York (mezzanine)

2002Feature Inc., New York

1999Artists Space, New York (project room)

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012“Punt,” Feature Inc., New York
“Paper Band,” Jason McCoy Gallery, New York
“Intramurals,” AFA Gallery, Scranton, PA

2011“So Different, So Appealing,” Churner and Churner, New York; organized by Rachel Churner and Ryan Steadman
“bodybraingame,” Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago

2010“SALON: naturenoir,” 110 West 14th Street, New York; one-night salon hosted by Gary Gissler
“New Paintings,” 560 Broadway, New York; two-day exhibition curated by Renee Bovenzi
“Lush Life 3: First Bird (A Few Butterflies),” Invisible Exports, New York: curated by Franklin Evans
      and Omar Lopez-Chahoud

2009“After the Gold Rush, 106 Green, Brooklyn
“Populate This Form,” Feature Inc., New York

2007“Just a Ghostly Paper Sigh,” 31 Grand Gallery, New York
“True Faith,” Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York; curated by Paul Brainard
“Les Fleurs du Mal,” Mary Goldman Gallery, Los Angeles; curated by Elizabeth Balogh

2006“Somnambulist/Fabulist,” Francis Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Saratoga Springs, NY
“Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s Amanda Lear,” Envoy, New York
“Regeneration Room,” LMAK projects, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Franklin Evans
“Orchid Thief,” Sandra Gering Gallery, New York; curated by Augusto Arbizo
“The Studio Visit,” Exit Art, New York

2005“Charmed,” Lower East Side Girls Club, New York; curated by Michael St. John and Jason Duval
“Greater New York 2005,” P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY (catalogue)
“Contemporary Erotic Drawing,” DiverseWorks, Houston; The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum,
      Ridgefield, CT (catalogue)

2004“Opposites,” Suite 106, New York
“About Painting,” Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Skidmore College,
      Saratoga Springs, NY (catalogue)

2003“Lumpenedlyness,” Lump Gallery, Raleigh, NC; curated by Hudson
“Noah’s Ark,” Islip Art Museum, Islip, NY

2002“Miss World 1972,” Daniel Reich Gallery, New York

2001“Running in flip–flops,” Feature Inc., New York
“Mixed Pickle,” Celeste and Eliot Kunstsalon, Zürich

2000“Aintings and Rawings,” Feature Inc., New York
“Summer of Love,” Celeste and Eliot Kunstsalon, Zürich
“Burglar,” Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York; curated by Lizzie Balogh
“2002,” M du B, F, H & g, Montreal

1999“Millennium Show,” Celeste and Eliot Kunstsalon, Zürich
“James Gobel, Gina Magid, Aaron Romine,” Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York

1998“Sissy Bar,” Spencer Brownstone, New York; curated by Lizzie Balogh

Selected Bibliography

2012Chae, Julie. “The Cultural Landscape Architects: Hudson of Feature Inc.,” huffingtonpost.com, 14 September
     (reproduction)  >link
Portfolio, Vellum, Fall

2010Cotter, Holland. “Lower East Side Tale, Refracted Nine Times,” New York Times, Weekend Arts, 8 July

2007Untitled publication, no. 1 (Spring), Feature Inc., New York (reproductions)
Frank, Peter. “Les Fleurs du Mal, Paper Bombs,” Art Pick, LA Weekly, 18 April
Wolin, Joseph R. Review of “True Faith,” Time Out New York, 9–15 August, 66

2006Goings On About Town, New Yorker, 15 May

2005Greater New York 2005, exhibition catalogue, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City,
      New York, 230–231
Andrews, Betsy. “Getting Ourselves Back to the Garden,” Gay City News, 28 April–4 May  >link
Plocek, Keith. “The Art of Sex,” Houston Press, 17–23 February
Sozanski, Edward. Review of “Greater New York,” Philadelphia Inquirer, March

2004Church, Amanda. Review, Flash Art, March/April, 62

2003“Gina Magid + Bradley Rubenstein” (interview), Artkrush.com

2002Borschke, Margie. “Look & Love,” Harpers & Queen, November, 58 (reproduction)
Cotter, Holland. Review, New York Times, 17 May, E35

2001Cotter, Holland. “Miss World 1972,” New York Times, 28 December

1999Cotter, Holland. New York Times, Art Guide, 2 April

1998Hamburger, Susan. “Where the Girls Are,” Waterfront Week, July
MacLeod, Chris. “Ladies’ Choice,” The Resident, July
Schjeldahl, Peter. “No Big Deal,” Village Voice, August

Awards and Residencies

2004MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH

2003John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation fellowship

2000Ucross Foundation, Ucross, WY

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