Jan Avgikos

MFA Faculty Member

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Jan Avgikos is a Contributing Editor for Artforum International magazine, where she regularly publishes reviews. Her writings appear internationally in magazines, museum catalogues, and anthologies of critical writing. Writings include a monograph on Katy Grannan (Aperture Books), and an essay on Roni Horn for Dia’s ongoing series of collected lectures from the Robert Lehman series. Select catalogue essays include Lili Dujourie (for the Palais des Beaux Arts in Brussels) and Matts Leiderstam (for the Magasin in Stockholm). She is a recipient of the Frank Jewett Mather award, presented by the College Art Association for distinction in arts criticism. Jan was also a Mellon Fellow in graduate studies in art history at Columbia University. She is an adjunct faculty member at the graduate visual arts program at Columbia University and NYU. She is also a professor at the School for the Visual Arts in Manhattan.

Publications

Artforum International magazine, Contributing Editor

Catalogue essays include Lili Dujourie (for the Palais des Beaux Arts in Brussels) and Matts Leiderstam (for the Magasin in Stockholm)