About the artist


Christopher Cozier (b. 1959) is an artist, curator, and writer living and working in Port of Spain, Trinidad. Cozier’s work has been included in exhibitions such as Into the Mix at Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Afro Modern at the Tate Liverpool, and Infinite Island at the Brooklyn Museum. His work has also been shown at the 7th Havana Biennial, the Stenersen Museum in Oslo, and the Chicago Cultural Center, among other locations. He is the co-founder of Alice Yard, an arts organisation and residency facilitating regular exhibitions, performances and discussions in Port of Spain. Cozier co-curated Wrestling with an Image: Caribbean Interventions at the Art Museum of the Americas in Washington, DC, in 2011. He was an editorial adviser to BOMB magazine for their Americas issues (Winters, 2003–2005) and was awarded a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant in 2004.