Maya Lydia Bushell is a native New Yorker currently living in Los Angeles, California. She is a recent graduate of Trinity College, Dublin, where completed a joint Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature and History of Art and Architecture. Her senior Capstone project, an extended work of creative non-fiction, centered on her relationship with food, family, and the formation of identity. From 2018 to 2019 she was Co-Editor of Icarus magazine, Ireland’s oldest arts publication still in existence. She has interned with Printed Matter, Inc., Jason McCoy Gallery, and Ugly Duckling Presse. Her writing and visual art have been published in Icarus, Carta, Tn2, and grass magazines, as well as Trinity News and The Trinity Journal of Literary Translation. Over the past four years, she has written an extensive amount of music and expects to release her first EP this spring.
Maya makes her residency in Can Serrat in September 2021