Mána Hjörleifsdóttir Taylor is a writer, editor, archivist, and event curator currently living in New York City.

She is the co-founder and editor of a magazine called The Documentarian, which strives for critical and original documentation in artistic forms. 

As a writer, she has been published in Chicago Artist Writers, Newcity, Tides Magazine, and the Chicago Reader. As a collaborator, her words have also been featured at Svalbard Global Seed Vault (Norway), Mana Contemporary (Chicago), Arc Gallery (Chicago), and BBK Studios (Berlin) to accompany artworks.

She is also a frequent collaborator and producer in the experimental ambient music scene. She has curated experimental sound events in Chicago and New York.

She is available for editorial assignments, archival research and projects, or artistic collaborations: manahaotaylor[at]gmail[dot]com

photo by David Weindorf