Magda Archer trained at Ravensbourne College of Art, Chelsea School of Art and the Royal College of Art before embarking on a series of group exhibitions. In 1996 she produced artwork for “The Beatles Anthology” in partnership with Peter Quinnell. Since then she was the co-writer and illustrator for the Harry Hill Fun Book. Some of the artwork produced for the fun book appeared in Peter Blake; About Collage at the Liverpool Tate in 2000. She participated in the group shows Kiss of a Lifetime at Vane, Newcastle in 2009 and in London Calling at “Idea Out Arthur!” Published by Harper Collins.
Magda had her first solo exhibition at the Cornerhouse, Manchester in 2011 and in 2012 her work was used by Comme des Garçons for their international advertising.