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2009       Rhode Island School of Design BFA Providence, RI

2008       National College of Art & Design, Textiles: Semester, Dublin, Ireland

2007       Pont Aven School of Contemporary Arts, Printmaking: Semester, Pont Aven, France

Exhibitions  /  Residencies

2024        Solo Show: Galerie Un jour une illustration, Paris, France

2023        Hajimemashite Show: Bridge Mogura Gallery, Shibuya, Tokyo

2022        Potluck Group Show : Hashimoto Contemporary Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2020        World Illustrator Awards : Longlisted Artist, London, England

2018        Selected Artist for Artist in Residence Award, Arquetopia, Cusco, Peru 

2017        Rare Phenomenon Collective, New York, NY, Curated by Natalie Choy

2015        Artist in Residence : Arquetopia Residency, Oaxaca, Mexico 

2009       Senior Textile Show: Woods-Gerry Gallery, RISD,  Providence, RI

2008       Juried Show: Hilel, Providence, RI 


Present              Freelance Designer / Illustrator / Artist

2015- 2021        Director of Design- Print & Graphics: Lucky Brand, Los Angeles, CA

2013-2015         Senior Designer- Print: Converse, NYC

2011- 2013        Associate Designer- Print: Madewell, NYC

2009-2011        Assistant Designer- Print: Rachel Roy, NYC

Commissions & Collaboration


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Maggie Cowles is a freelance artist and illustrator originally from  Brooklyn, New York. She received her BFA in Textiles from the Rhode Island School of Design. Her work has been featured in such publications as Bon Appétit, British Vogue, Politico EU, and in special collaboration with Harry Styles.

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