Bio

Margeaux Walter is an artist born in Seattle, Washington, and now living in New York City.  She received her BFA from NYU, Tisch School of the Arts (2006), and MFA from Hunter College (2014). Recent exhibitions include solo shows at the Nohra Haime Gallery and Winston Wachter Fine Art in New York, as well as group shows at the Pentimenti Gallery in Philadelphia, the Griffin Museum in Boston, the Tacoma Art Museum, and the Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts.  In 2009, the Magenta Foundation chose her as a top emerging photographer in the United States; she was awarded Juror’s Choice at the Butler Institute of American Art’s National Midyear Exhibition; and she was commissioned to create a large-scale outdoor installation for the Art Omi Fields Sculpture Park in Ghent, NY.  In 2014, she was selected by the organization 14×48 to create a public billboard project in New York.  Her work has been featured in publications such as The New York Times, New York Post, Seattle Times, Boston Globe and Scene Magazine.  She has been awarded artist in residence programs at Red Gate Gallery in Beijing, China (2011), Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga, CA (2012), Marble House Project in Dorset, VT (2015), Wassaic Project in Wassaic, NY (2016), and MacDowell Colony in Peterborough, NH (2017).