Cora Cohen

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2007
photographs and altered x rays, Abaton Garage, Jersey City, NJ
drawings, Markus Winter Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Michael Steinberg Gallery, New York, NY

2005
Abaton Garage, Jersey City, New Jersey, Köln/New York/ Greensboro: paintings, drawings, photographs

2004
Jason McCoy Inc. New York, New York, essay by Barry Schwabsky accompanies the exhibition

2003
National Focus Artist 2003-2004, Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia
Stefanie Hering, Berlin

2002
Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona

2001
McCoy Chelsea, New York, New York

2000
McCoy, Kansas City, Missouri, an installation of paintings coinciding with the Louise Nevelson exhibition

1999
Belvedere Straße 149a, Köln paintings and altered x rays
Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona

1998
Hering Raum Bonn, Bonn Cohen/Koberling drawings
"Upstairs" Hering Raum Bonn, Bonn drawings

1997
Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, California
Jason McCoy Inc., New York, New York
Hering Raum Bonn, Bonn
The Mob Within the Heart: new paintings, altered x rays, vellum

1996
Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, paintings and altered x rays 1983-1996

1994
Jason McCoy Inc., New York, New York
David Beitzel Gallery, New York, New York drawings

1993
New Arts Program, Kutztown, Pennsylvania paintings/drawings/vellum

1990-1993
Jason McCoy Inc., New York, New York

1992
A/C Project Room, New York, New York Cohen/ Deleporte

1990
Holly Solomon Gallery, New York, New York

1988
Wolff Gallery, New York, New York

1984
Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York, New York

1983
Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison, New Jersey paintings and drawings

1981
Dunne/Steen Fine Arts, Greenwich, Connecticut paintings and drawings

1980
Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York, New York paintings and drawings

1979
Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York, New York

1977
State University of New York at Oneonta, New York
Soho Center for Visual Artists, New York, New York Cohen/Fortgang

1974
Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York
1972
Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont

Selected Group Exhibitions
2007
No Words And Words On Paper, Stalke Kirke Sonnerup, Denmark

2004
The Art Fair, The 69th Regiment Armory, Jason McCoy Inc., New York, New York
Benefit Art Auction, Grace Church School, New York, New York

2003
im + provisus: Compositions in Jazz, curated by Alison Nichols Ferring and Eva Lundsager, Sheldon Art Galleries, St. Louis, Missouri
Painting Painting, N3 Project Space, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York
Of Them But Not Among Them, small paintings from 1987

2002
Back to the Future, curated by Michael St. John and Jason Duval, Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York, New York
Cepa Benefit Exhibition, Cepa Gallery, Buffalo, New York, altered x ray Benefit Art Auction, Grace Church School, New York, New York
Loosed Eros: For the Love of Nature, curated by Jim Langer, Greensboro College, Greensboro, North Carolina, altered x rays
Yaddo Variations, Williamsburg Art Center, Brooklyn, New York

2001
The Five and Dime Series, The Record, the Death, the Surprise, Jan Van der Donk, New York, New York

2000
In Celebration of Yaddo, The Williamsburg Art Center, Williamsburg, New York
The Tsagaris/Hilberry Collection: A Sustaining Passion, The University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tuscon, Arizona
CEPA Benefit Exhibition, CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, New York altered x ray

1999
Selected Paintings, McCoy Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri
Oppenhoff and Rädler, Leipzig, organized by Stefanie Hering paintings and altered x rays
Galerie Mariann Ahnlund, Stockholm Art Fair, Stockholm
Immediacies of the Hand: Recent Abstract Painting in New York, curated by Carter Ratcliff and Kim Sobel; Hunter College, Times Square Gallery, New York, New York
The Art Fair, The 69th Regiment Armory, Jason McCoy Inc., New York, New York
Positionen 33 Painting, Hering Raum Stahlwerk Willich, Willich

1998
Painting New York/Copenhagen, Stalke Out of Space, Copenhagen
Absolut Surprise to Benefit the Royal College of Art and the New York Studio School, David McKee Gallery, New York, New York
Faculty Choose Faculty, Wake Forest University Art Gallery, Winston-Salem, North Carolina altered x rays
Coaliton for the Homeless Benefit Exhibition and Auction, The Puck Building, New York, New York
Art On Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, North Carolina
Galerie Mariann Ahnlund, Stockholm Art Fair, Stockholm
Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, Texas
A Sustaining Passion, The Tsagaris/Hilberry Collection, Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Dubuque Museum of Art, Dubuque, Iowa
CEPA 1998 Benefit Photography Auction, CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, New York altered x ray

1997
Abstract Painting, curated by Jeffrey Wasserman; Carrie Hadad Gallery, Hudson, New York
Lillith, curated by Stephanie Theodore; The Workspace at Dolgenos, Newman, & Cronin, New York, New York
Pool, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, California
After the Fall: Aspects of Abstract Painting Since 1970, curated by Lilly Wei; Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, New York
Benefit for Pat Hearn, Pat Hearn Gallery, New York, New York

1996
Accrochage, Hering Raum Bonn, Bonn
Import/Export, presented by Stefanie Hering at Auto Kaiser, during the Köln Art Fair, Köln Cohen, Dagly, Dahn, Penck, others, Galerie Brigitte Schenk, Köln altered x rays
The Gramercy International Contemporary Art Fair, The Gramercy Park Hotel, New York, New York
Galerie Mariann Ahnlund, Umeå paintings and altered x rays
Cora Cohen, Leslie Kamen, Robert Mallary, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, New York

1995
Angel Art, Benefit Auction, Los Angeles, California
Salon des Tree, Central Park, New York, New York
Smells Like Vinyl, Roger Merians Gallery, New York, New York
In Search of the Pleasure Principle, CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, New York altered x rays
The Smart Fair, A/C Project Room, Stockholm altered x rays
1995 Benefit Gala, White Columns, New York, New York
New York University 1995 Faculty Show, Apex Art, New York, New York

1994
Freedom—Discipline—Abstraction, Trans Hudson Gallery, Jersey City, New Jersey
Heterogeneity, Abstraction and Virtual Space, curated by Leonard Bullock; Out of the Blue Gallery, Edinburgh
Mirage, with McClelland, Nelson, Szold, Whitten; Penine Hart Gallery, New York, New York
Abstract Paintings, Klein Art Works, Chicago, Illinois
Small Format Abstract Paintings, Bill Maynes Contemporary Art, New York, New York
Jason McCoy Inc., New York, New York
Bennington College Art Raffle, Mathew Marks Gallery, New York, New York

1993
Libidinal Painting, curated by Bill Arning; White Columns, New York, New York
Angel Art, Benefit Auction, Los Angeles, California
Bomb Magazine Benefit, Fawbush Gallery, New York, New York
30th Anniversary Exhibition of Drawings for the Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, New York
Inaugural Show 1993, The Painting Center, New York, New York
New Works by Gallery Artists, Jason McCoy Inc., New York, New York

1992
Introductions, Schmidt Contemporary Art, St. Louis, Missouri
Contemporary Surfaces, Pamela Auchincloss Gallery, New York, New York
An Esemplastic Shift, A/C Project Room, New York, New York
Painting Self-Evident, curated by Katherine Porter; Piccolo Spoleto, Charleston, South Carolina
Painting Invitational, with Bloodgood, Bullock, Kinmont; Sandra Gering Gallery, New York, New York
Multiple Grounds, with Balth, Fisher, Ostendarp; Sytsema Galleries, Baarn, Holland
The Fetish of Knowledge, A/C Project Room, New York, New York Altered x rays
Ho Hum All Ye Faithful, John Post Lee Gallery, New York, New York
Shades of Difference, Sandra Gering Gallery, New York, New York

1991
Strategies for the Next Painting, curated by Saul Ostrow and Jamie Wolff; Wolff Gallery, New York, New York; Feigen Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1990
Painting the Dematerialized Ego, with Fitzgerald and Boocheever; Genovese Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
Postminimalism, Genovese Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
Serial Drawings, Genovese Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
The Radiant Principle, Penine Hart Gallery, New York, New York

1989
A Decade of American Drawing: 1980-89, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Methods of Abstraction, Urban Gallery, New York, New York

1988
Among Them, But Not Of Them, with Fisher, Heilmann, Sarat; Saxon-Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Six Abstract Painters, Penine Hart Gallery, New York, New York
Aspects of Abstraction, with Eigenheer, Hesse, Mitchell, Murray, Pfaff; Holly Solomon Gallery, New York, New York
Group Revelations, The Harcus Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

1987
The Presence of Nature: Some American Paintings, with Berthot, de Kooning, Dove, Hartley, Krasner, Mitchell; curated by Beth Urdang; Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
Art Against AIDS, curated by Robert Rosenblum; Dia Art Foundation, New York,New York

1987
Art Against AIDS, curated by Robert Rosenblum; Baskerville + Watson, New York, New York
Contemporary and Modern Masters, Lever/Meyerson Galleries, New York, New York
Painting Invitational, with Goldberg, Mitchell, Mueller, Palazzolo, Porter; Bette Stoler Gallery, New York, New York
Paintings and Sculpture by Candidates for Art Awards, American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, New York

1985
Painting as Landscape: Views of American Modernism, curated by Klaus Kertess; Baxter Art Gallery, Pasadena, California; Parrish Art Museum, Southhampton, New York
The Non-Objective World, curated by Stephen Westfall; Kamikaze, New York, New York
1984
Bomb Benefit Show, Blum Helman Warehouse, New York, New York
Figures of Paint, curated by Klaus Kertess; Cable Gallery, New York, New York

1982
Abstract Substance and Meaning: Painting by Women Artists, College Art Association New York City Convention, New York, New York

1979
New Options in Painterly Abstraction, with Palazzolo, Phillips, Porter; Cadman Plaza East Courthouse, Brooklyn, New York

1976
New Talent, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticutt
Invitational Exhibition, Deitcher/O'Reilly Gallery, New York, New York

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Awards
2006 Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation Award

1999 Kohler Fund Award, The University of North Carolina, Greensboro
New Faculty Grant, The University of North Carolina, Greensboro

1998 The Pollock / Krasner Foundation Award

1990 Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation Award

1989 New York Foundation for the Arts, Painting Fellowship

1987 National Endowment for the Arts, Painting Fellowship

1982 Fellow, Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, New York

1969 University of Pennsylvania, Fellowship in Fine Arts—Painting

Symposia/Interviews/Events
"Being A Painter, " New York Studio School, New York, NY
October 24, 2006

2002 Loosed Eros: For the Love of Nature, Panel Discussion, Greensboro College, Greensboro, N
aorth Carolina

2000 Open Studio in Celebration of the Yaddo Centenial

1999 Open Studio to Benefit the Coalition for the Homeless
Interview with Cora Cohen, published by Bentley Gallery to accompany a solo exhibition 1998 Contemporary Painting: Interview with Cora Cohen by Robert Pope as part of a Dissertation on Contemporary Abstract Painting, Florida State University

1996 "Kunstmarkt New York/Köln, " Interview by Peter Krüger, Köln, Germany

1995 "Artists in the Studio: Cora Cohen," Directed and produced by Gerry Snyder and Michael St. John, video aired on channel 16, December 17, 1995, New York, NewYork 1992 "The Feminine in Abstract Painting," moderated by Anna Chave, Sandra Gering Gallery, New York, New York

1991 Round Table on Abstraction under the auspices of Tema Celeste at Charlie Clough's, New York, New York

1989 "Institutions of
the Art World," moderated by Paul Mattick, American Society of Aesthetics, New York, New York
Teaching

2004 State University of New Jersey, Newark - Adjunct Faculty

2003 Washington University, St. Louis, Visiting Artist
Emory and Henry College, Emory, Virginia, Visiting Artist

2000 Corcoran Museum and School of Art - Visiting Artist

1998-2003 The University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Associate Professor of Art

1999 Vermont Studio Center - Visiting Critic

1997 Vermont Studio Center - Visiting Critic
New York University - Adjunct Faculty
School of the Art Institute of Chicago - Visiting Artist

1996 Kunsthögskolan, Umeå, Sweden - Seminar
Kunsthögskolan, Stockholm, Sweden - Seminar
University of Minnesota - Visiting Artist
New York University - Adjunct Faculty - Advanced Painting

1995 New York University - Adjunct Faculty - Advanced Drawing
Boston Museum School of Fine Arts - Visiting Artist

1994 Tyler School of Art, Temple University - Lecture
New York University - Adjunct Faculty - Drawing, Advanced Painting
Boston Museum School of Fine Arts - Visiting Artist
1993 New York University - Adjunct Faculty - Advanced Painting
School of the Art Institute of Chicago - Visiting Professor
New York University - Adjunct Faculty - Advanced Drawing
New Arts Program, Kutztown, Pennsylvania - Visiting Artist

1992 School of the Art Institute of Chicago - Visiting Professor
School of the Art Institute of Chicago at Oxbow - Visiting Artist
New York University - Adjunct Faculty - Painting
Brooklyn College - Lecture

1991 New York University - Adjunct Faculty
Introduction to Drawing, Advanced Painting School of the Art Institute of Chicago - Visiting Artist
Kent State University - Blossom Art Program - Visiting Artist

1990 New York University - Adjunct Faculty -Drawing, Advanced Painting
Tyler School of Art - Visiting Artist
Vermont Studio School

1989 New York Studio School - Lecture

1985 Boston Museum School of Fine Arts - Visiting Artist

1984 School of the Art Institute of Chicago - Visiting Artist
Wesleyan University, Connecticut - Studio Lecture
University of Chicago - Visiting Artist

1983 School of the Art Institute of Chicago - Visiting Artist
Converse College, South Carolina - Studio Lecture

1979 C. W. Post College, Long Island - Studio Lecture

1970-72 Bennington College, Vermont - Drawing

Education
Bennington College, B.A., M.A., 1972