Biography

Coco Picard author photo
Photo by Becca Grady.

Coco Picard is a writer, cartoonist, and curator. She is the author of The Chronicles of Fortune (Radiator Comics, 2017), which was nominated for a DiNKy Award. Art criticism and comics have otherwise appeared under the name Caroline Picard in Artforum, Hyperallergic, The Paris Review, and Seven Stories Press, among others. She started the Green Lantern Press in 2005, received her MFA from the School of the Art Institute and was a Bookends Fellow at Stony Brook University.

Curating exhibitions since 2005, Picard has presented exhibitions at La Box ENSA Bourges, Gallery 400, The Renaissance Society, Vox Popuili and more. In 2014, she was the Curatorial Fellow at La Box, ENSA in France, and became a member of the SYNAPSE International Curators’ Network of the Haus der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin in 2015. As Executive Director and Editor of the Green Lantern Press from 2004-2022, she has released over forty books and currently coedits the series Art after Nature (University of Minnesota Press).

Please direct all media and speaking inquiries to Coco Picard’s publicist, Julia Borcherts, julia(at)kayepublicity(dot)com, 773.878.0722

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