Born 1980 in USA. Works and lives in Los Angeles.
Mariah Garnett's work is rooted in re-interpreting found texts, using desire as an access point. Broadly defining "text", her subjects range from the written word to actual people. The boundaries of adaptation, documentary and fiction are continually being drawn and re-drawn in her work. Screenings include: REDCAT, White Columns, SF MoMA, Venice Biennial (Swiss Offsite Pavillion), Rencontres Internationales (Paris, Madrid, Berlin, Beirut), Midway Contemporary Art (USA), Ann Arbor Film Festival (DE). Solo and duo exhibitions include ltd los angeles (USA), Human Resources Gallery (USA). In 2014 her work was featured in the Hammer Museum's biennial exhibition. She is represented by ltd los angeles.