Fran Ilich, artist and writer based in New York City, is the author of 3 award-winning novels, a book-length essay and multiple works of narrative media. He was a fellow at Eyebeam and A Blade of Grass. He has produced work by comission of the New School’s Vera List Center for Art and Politics, No Longer Empty and others. He was Visiting Lecturer at the Literature Department of the University of California San Diego and director of the Literature Department at Centro Cultural Tijuana. He participated in Berlinale Talent Campus, Transmediale, ARCO, Documenta 12 and 13, EZLN’s Festival Mundial de la Digna Rabia. Has shown at the Walker Art Center, Creative Time's Living as Form, Instituto de Arte Gráfico de Oaxaca, and other venues in The Americas, Asia and Europe. Aridoamérica Winter Plan was a solo show commisioned by ISCP at El Museo de Los Sures in Brooklyn.