Imogen Taylor was born Whangarei, New Zealand in 1985. She graduated in 2007 from University of Auckland’s Elam School of Fine Arts with a BFA, and in 2010 gained a Post-Graduate Diploma of Fine Arts. Taylor was artist in residence at McCahon house in 2017. In 2018 she was the Paramount Award winner of The Wallace Trust Art Awards and is the recipient of the 2019 Frances Hodgkins Fellowship. Recent exhibitions include Social Studies, Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt (2018); Pocket Histories, Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery, Auckland (2018), Open Air, Still Life, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin (2017) and BODY LANGUAGE at Artspace, Auckland (2015).
Imogen Taylor currently lives and works in Auckland, New Zealand.