John Bailly Civitates


“Close up, many of the pieces in both bodies of work read as a mass of overlapping information. At a distance, they coalesce into shapely schema. It’s no trick; it’s a vision.” – Little, Carl. “A Bit of Colored Ribbon: Works by John Bailly.” Art New England April – May 2009: 37.

John Bailly was born in Slough, Buckinghamshire in 1968, of a French father and an American mother. He was raised in Paris, Aix-les-Bains, Long Island, Lyon, and Miami. He received his MFA from Yale University in 1993 and is a Fellow of the Honors College at Florida International University. John Bailly is represented by ClampArt.