Margaux Williamson lives in Toronto and was born in Pittsburgh. She was the artist in residence at the Klondike Institute for Arts & Culture in the Yukon and at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto which lead to the making of her first book of paintings, I Could See Everything, launched in 2014 by Coach House Press alongside shows in New York at the Mulherin+Pollard Gallery and in London UK at Frith Street Gallery. Her first movie Teenager Hamlet premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival and can now be found on UbuWeb. She has written propaganda manifestos How to Act in Real Life, How to See in the Dark and How to Dress for Our New World for curated projects at the Art Gallery of Ontario in 2012, Toronto’s 2013 Nuit Blanch Festival, and the 2014 book Women In Clothes. Her work has been covered by Canadian Art, the Believer magazine, Border Crossings, Huffington Post, the New York Times, New York Magazine among others. She contributes movie review to the cultural review site Back to the World and is currently working on a short book of movie reviews.