National Organization for Arts in Health
The Electrochemical Society
2017 Houston Arts Alliance Individual Artist Grant
2017 Rice University Public Art Program with BioScience Research Collaborative, Bruce Weismann Group, Houston, Texas
Houston Methodist Research Institute, Dr. Ennio Tasciotti Lab, Houston, Texas
2016 Memorial Sloan-Kettering Artist Residency, Dr. Heller Lab, New York, New York
National Institute for Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland
2015 Memorial Sloan-Kettering Artist Residency, Dr. Heller Lab, New York, New York
2011 Martignano International Artists Residency, Lecce, Italy
M.F.A., Painting, University of Texas San Antonio
B.F.A., Painting, Summa Cum Laude, Texas State University, San Marcos
SOLO EXHIBITIONS (partial)
2017 Houston Methodist Research Institute, Houston, Texas (December 2017)
Rice University, Houston, Texas (November 2017)
Octavia Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana
Galerie Maximilian, Aspen, Colorado
2015 Mordes Collection, Palm Beach, Florida
De Buck Gallery, “Dasein,” New York, New York
2012 Peveto, “Ten Propositions,” Houston, Texas
Wade Wilson Art, “Fatto in Italia,” Houston, Texas
2011 Carlo V Castle, “Proposizioni,” Lecce, Italy
2010 Wade Wilson Art, “Forging the Path of the Concrete,” Houston, Texas
SELECTED TWO PERSON & GROUP EXHIBITIONS (partial)
2018 “Ruminate,” California State University, Fullerton, California, curated by Laura Black (Jan)
2017 “Colored Light, Summer Select,” De Buck Gallery, New York, New York
“The Big Show,” Lawndale Art Center, Houston, Texas, curated by Toby Kamps
2016 “Pure,” Texas Arthouse, Johnson City, Texas
“Man Made,” Holly Johnson Gallery, Dallas, Texas
2015 “Biennial-600: Sculpture,” Amarillo Museum of Art, Amarillo, Texas
“The Search for the Real,” curated by Brian Alfred, De Buck Gallery, New York, New York
“Six Senses,” Jamie Brooks Fine Art, Costa Mesa, California
2014 “Alluvial Constructs,” curated by Laura Sandoval, Octavia Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana
“Summer Selections,” De Buck Gallery, New York, NY
“Allure,” Jamie Brooks Fine Art, Costa Mesa, California
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, “Outside the Lines- Painting: a Love Story,” Houston, Texas, curated by Bill Arning
New Bedford Art Museum, “Color Code.” New Bedford, Massachusetts
2013 Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum, “Texas Biennial,” San Antonio, Texas
“Cohen & Fodor,” Cinnabar, San Antonio, Texas
“Texas Contemporary Art Fair.” Houston, Texas
“Art Santa Fe,” Santa Fe, New Mexico
Mirus Gallery, “Off the Wall,” San Francisco, California
2012 McClain Gallery, “In Plain Sight,” Houston, Texas
Art League Houston, “Texas Eclectic,” Houston, Texas
“Art Miami,” Miami, Florida
“Houston Fine Art Fair,” Houston, Texas
“Aspen Art Fair,” Aspen, Colorado
“Southern Pacific,” Marfa, Texas
galleryHomeland, “Southern Pacific,” Portland, Oregon
Nuartlink, “Of-White,” Westport, Connecticut
Deborah Colton Gallery, “Transformations,” Houston, Texas
2011 Deborah Colton Gallery, “Truth: Sublime Beyond Words,” Houston, Texas
“Texas Contemporary,” George R. Brown Center, Houston, Texas
Avis Frank, “Cohen/Adelman,” Galveston, Texas
Lawndale Art Center, “Southern Pacific,” Houston, Texas
Re SEt, “Cohen, Hagler, Rubino,” Lecce, Italy
San Giovani di Dio, “Vessel Traces,”(with Joshua Hagler), Lecce, Italy
UTSA Art Gallery, “Margins,” San Antonio, Texas
Russ Pitman Park, “Defining Green.” Bellaire, Texas
Muse Gallery, “Houston to Hyderabad,” Hyderabad, India
Intexure, “The Art of Deconstruction,” Houston, Texas
Detwiler, Jacqueline. “Art That Might Help Detect Cancer.” Popular Mechanics. Sept. 2017.
Kedmey, Karen. “Joseph Cohen’s Rich Paintings Blend Pigment with Diamond and Gold Dust.” Artsy. Sept. 14, 2015. www.artsy.net/article/artsy-editorial-joseph-cohen-s-rich-paintings-blend-pigment-with
Goyanes, Rob. “Paint is Physical.” Toys For Boys. Issue Four. p. 62-69
Laluyan, Oscar. “Being There at De Buck Gallery.” ArteFuse. Sept. 9, 2015.
Lin, Amy. “Joseph Cohen at De Buck Gallery-Dasein.” Widewalls. www.widewalls.ch/joseph-cohen-exhibition-de-buck-gallery/
Arning, Bill. Outside the Lines. N. p: Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, 2014. p. 62, 72-73.
Boyd, Robert. “Joseph Cohen’s Use-Value.” The Great God Pan is Dead, Aug. 19, 2014.
Glentzer, Molly. “Two works share a common thread.” Houston Chronicle. Jan. 31, 2014. in print and online at http://www.chron.com/entertainment/arts-theater/article/Two-works-share-a-common-thread-5194078.php#comments
Ruhling, Nancy. “Stylemakers.” Luxe. Fall 2012. p. 135-136.
Zevitas, Steven. “New American Paintings #102.” Oct/Nov 2012. p. 30-33.
Billeaud Anderson, Virginia. “Joseph Cohen a Closer Look.” The Great God Pan is Dead, Sept. 24, 2012.
Mattingly, June. “The State of the Art: Contemporary Artists in Texas.”
Hooper, Rachel. “Joseph Cohen: Fatto in Italia at Wade Wilson Art.” Art Ltd. March/April 2012. p. 31-32.
“Joseph Cohen Fatto in Italia,” Interview by Troy Schultz. The Front Row. NPR. KUHF, Houston, TX, 18 January, 2012. Archived at
Alvarez, Olivia Flores. “Dripping in Ideas.” Houston Press. January 12-18, 2012. Volume 24, #2. p. 20.
“Interview with Joseph Cohen,” Interview by Meghan Hendley. Discussions on Light and Color, 11 January. 2012. Archived
Collector's Waltz. Dir. Michel Muylle and Travis Wine. Travis Wine Video, 2012. DVD.
Wade Wilson Presents Joseph Cohen "Fatto in Italia." Dir. Rocko Narvios. PROSTARKREATIVE, 7 Jan. 2012.
Anspon, Catherine D. "Drip, Drip, Drip. Joseph Cohen's Return." PaperCity, 6 January 2012 http://www.papercitymag.com/Article/4221/Drip,-Drip,-Drip!/
Alvarez, Olivia Flores. "Free for All: Art Without a Price Tag." Houston Press, 5 January 2012 http://blogs.houstonpress.com/artattack/2012/01/free_for_all_art_without_a_pri_8.php
Sioufi, Joe, "I am Addicted to Art & Beauty-Joseph Cohen art by Joe Sioufi." The Examiner, 4 January 2012 http://www.examiner.com/cultural-events-in-houston/i-am-addicted-to-art-beauty-joseph-cohen-art-by-joe-sioufi
Barrera, Debra. “Pushing Paint: Joseph Cohen at Wade Wilson Art.” Arts + Culture Magazine. Dec/Jan 2011. p.21.
AWARDS & PRESENTATIONS
2017 Individual Artist Grant, Houston Arts Alliance
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston “Collectors’ Circle”
“Artist’s Eye,” Menil Collection, Houston, Texas
2010 “Editor’s Pick,” New American Paintings #90Top Prize- The Big Show, Lawndale Art Center, Juried by Paul Middendorf, Houston, TexasJuror’s Award- Texas National, Cole Art Center, Juried by Judy Pfaff, Nacogdoches, Texas“Slide Jam,” Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, Texas “Inventor’s Workshop,” Children’s Museum of Houston, Houston, Texas
Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, Texas
Hospital Leon Berard, Lyon, France
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