megan magill

Megan Magill is an artist based in Chicago and Maine. She received her BA in Humanities at the University of Colorado, her Masters from Northwestern University and her MFA from Maine Media College. Her work has been exhibited in group and joint shows nationally and she was recently a semi-finalist in the Print Center's International Competition. My Business is Circumference was featured at the Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography and The Habit of Winning was featured in F-Stop Magazine’s portfolio issue with an interview by William Cox and in a print publication with LDOC In the fall of 2017 her work will be published in American: Authors, Interpreters, and Composers a book series created by Patricio Binaghi of Paripe Books and designed by Matt Wiley of the New York Times Magazine. 

EXHIBITIONS

2018 James May Gallery- Algoma, WI

2018 The Saw Room- Evanston, IL

2018 Cynthia Winnings Gallery- Blue Hill, Maine

2018 LENS International Juried Photography Exhibition-Evanston, IL

2017  Size Matters- Helmuth Projects San Diego Oct 28-Nov 18th

2017 We Like Small Things- Filter Photo Space Sept 15-Oct 21st

2017 Momentary Certainties (a joint show with artist Sal Taylor Kydd)- Pho Pa Gallery. Portland Maine March 8-April 8th  

2017 Art as Resistance (a group show curated by Strange Fire Collective, the Center for Fine Art Photography, Colorado Photographic Arts Center and Month of Photography Denver)

2017 The Print Center's 91st International Competition- Philadelphia, PA- May 

2017 The Wedge Gallery. (a joint show with artist Peter Fleps) Chicago Feb 4th-Feb 18th

2017 Bridgeport Art Center Annual Art Competition. Chicago Jan 20-March 3

2016 Circumference is my Business- Pascal Hall, Rockport, ME, November

2016 This is it- Streithouse Space

2016 Off the Fridge: "Instantly Yours Exhibition'- Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA

EDUCATION

2016 MFA- Maine Media College- Rockport, ME

2001 MA Northwestern University- Evanston, IL

1993 BA Humanities University of Colorado-Boulder, CO

AWARDS

2017 First Place Representational Work- Bridgeport Art Center-Chicago

2017 Semi-finalist 91st Annual International Competition-The Print Center Philadelphia

 

PUBLICATIONS

2018 Raven Chronicles: a journal of Art Literature and the Spoken Word Vol. 25 Contributing Artist

2017 American A B C D: Authors, Interpreters and Composers- Paripe Books featured artist

2017 Portland Press Review of Momentary Certainties by Daniel Kany

2016 LDOC Featured Artist July

 

ONLINE FEATURES

2017 New Directions artist feature-Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography

2016 Der Grief curated by Jorg Colberg

2016 Ain't Bad Featured Artist

2016 'The Habit of Winning-F-Stop Magazine- Portfolio Issue Featured Artist

2016 'The Habit of Winning'- Float Magazine- Portfolio Showcase

2016 'Telling Stories' F-Stop Magazine Issue #74

2015 The Curated Fridge Oct/Nov

2015 Streithouse Space Spring

2015 'Black and White' F-Stop Magazine Issue #69

2014 'On the Road' F-Stop Magazine Issue #66