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Milcah Bassel is a multidisciplinary artist raised in Israel and based in Jersey City. Her work is an experiential investigation of body-space relations incorporating installation, performance, drawing, and other media. She has exhibited at the Bronx Museum of the Arts, Newark Museum, Zimmerli Art Museum, Soho20 Gallery, amongst others. Bassel earned a Post-Baccalaureate in Studio Art from Brandeis University (2011), and an MFA in Visual Art from Rutgers University (2013). She is the recipient of a Brodsky Center residency and NEA grant (2014), Hadassah-Brandeis Institute residency (2015), Guttenberg Arts STAR residency (2017), Bronx Museum AIM fellowship (2017), Center for Book Arts workspace residency (2018), and was awarded a 2019 New Jersey State Council on the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship.