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On Thursday 21st May, we were pleased to welcome Jason Koxvold.

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Jason Koxvold

Jason Koxvold

Jason Koxvold (b. 1977, Liege, Belgium) received his BSc in Social Science from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland in 2000. His
fine art practice focuses on the shared spaces between neoliberal economic policy and military strategy; he has made work in diverse locations, from Afghanistan to Nigeria, Arctic Russia to South Africa. His first monograph, Knives, was published in 2017,
followed by You Were Right All Along (2018) and Calle Tredici Martiri (2019). He is the founder of Gnomic Book, an imprint focused on challenging subjects by emerging artists, and Virtual— Assembly, an online book fair to support publishers and artists in our present moment of social distancing.
Koxvold has exhibited in solo and group shows in the United States, Britain, France, and Japan. His work has been featured in publications including Aperture, the Financial Times Magazine, Der Greif, Wired, Le Litteraire, Newsweek, Gestalten, Thisispaper,
The Great Leap Sideways, Mother Jones, and Slate.
He currently lives and works in Upstate NY.