CV




mayabushell [at] gmail.com

b. 1997,  Brooklyn, NY
Lives and works in Los Angeles and Brooklyn



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EDUCATION

Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland — BA Hons, English Literature and History of Art and Architecture, Class of 2020


EXPERIENCE 

Sales Associate, Owl Bureau; Los Angeles, CA — February 2021 - Present

Student Representative, The Douglas Hyde Gallery; Dublin, IE — October 2019 - September 2020

Studio Intern, Ugly Duckling Presse; Brooklyn, NY — July 2020 - August 2020

Bibliographic Intern, Printed Matter, Inc; New York, NY — May 2019 - August 2019

Design & Layout Editor, Carta Magazine; Dublin, IE — October 2018 - May 2019

Co-Editor, Icarus Magazine; Dublin, IE — June 2018 — May 2019


Gallery Intern, Jason McCoy Gallery; New York, NY — June 2017 — August 2017

Design Studio Intern, Nanette Lepore; New York, NY — December 2014 — April 2015

Intern, From The Road; New York, NY — June 2014 — July 2014

Market Week Intern, Balenciaga; New York, NY — January 2015 & June 2014


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020: NEW Realities: Understanding Isolation, The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, IE


AWARDS

Anne Crookshank Prize in History of Art and Architecture, Trinity College,
Dublin (2017)


PUBLICATIONS (poetry, prose, journalism, visual art)

Tending Toward the Infinite — The Trinity Journal of Literary Translation, Vol. 8, No. 2

Susurration — The Trinity Journal of Literary Translation, Vol. 8, No. 2

“Nabokov” Icarus Magazine, Vol. 70.1, Fall 2019

The Window grass, Vol. 1, April 2019

 “The Spirit of a Face” — Carta Magazine, Issue One, October 2018

“Peony” — Tn2 Magazine, Issue One, September 2018

“Haruspication” — Icarus Magazine, Vol. 68.3, Summer 2018

The art of balance: an interview with a TA” — Trinity News, Issue 8, April 2018

“La mère/La mer” — Icarus Magazine, Vol. 68.2, Spring 2018

“[To be titled at a later date]” —  Icarus Magazine, Vol. 68.1, Fall 2017

“Introduction”  — Writing in a Library (2017)


VOLUNTEER WORK

Work Study, Spirit Rising Retreat, Dzogchen Beara Buddhist Meditation Centre, Garranes, Allihies, Co. Cork, Ireland — September 2018

Volunteer, The College Gallery Art Hire Scheme, Trinity College, Dublin, IE — October 2017

WWOOF Volunteer, Castello di Potentino, Seggiano GR, Italy — June - July 2016

Volunteer, Rio Muchacho Organic Farm & Eco-Lodge, Troncal del Pacifico, Manabí, Ecuador — July 2015