Resumé

Residency

2011 Martignano International Artists Residency, Lecce, Italy

Education

M.F.A.,  Painting, University of Texas San Antonio
B.F.A.,   summa cum laude, Painting, Texas State University, San Marcos

Solo Exhibitions (partial)

2015
De Buck Gallery, New York, NY
De Buck Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

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

2009
Joan Grona, San Antonio, Texas

2008
Darke Gallery, Houston, Texas

2007
Root Cellar, “New Works by Joseph Cohen,” San Marcos, Texas

2006
Council for the Arts, “The Firehouse,” Del Rio, Texas
Zanzibar, “New Works by Joseph Cohen,” Memphis, Tennessee
Root Cellar, “New Works by Joseph Cohen,” San Marcos, Texas

2005
Zanzibar, “Joseph Cohen,” Memphis, Tennessee
Fl!ght Gallery, San Antonio, Texas
Emoda Gallery, “Another Time,” Louisville, Kentucky
Texas State Installation Room, “Spheres,” San Marcos, Texas
Somoza Fine Art, “New Works by Joseph Cohen,” Houston, Texas

Selected Two Person & Group Exhibitions (partial) 

2015
“Biennial-600: Sculpture,” Amarillo Museum of Art, Amarillo, Texas
“The Search for the Real,” curated by Brian Alfred, De Buck Gallery, New York, NY
“Six Senses,” Jamie Brooks Fine Art, Costa Mesa, California

2014
“Alluvial Constructs, curated by Laura Sandoval,” Octavia Gallery, New Orleans, LA
“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
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 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

2010
G Gallery, “New American Paintings,” Houston, Texas
New American Paintings, No. 90, Juried Exhibition-in-print, Juried by Toby Kamps-Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
Craighead Green Gallery, “New Texas Talent,” Juried by Thomas Feulmer, Dallas, Texas
Lawndale Art Center, “The Big Show.” Juried by Paul Middendorf, Houston, Texas
Wade Wilson Art, “The White Album.” Houston, Texas
Texas National, Cole Art Center, juried by Judy Pfaff, Nacogdoches, Texas
Dallas Art Fair, FIG, Dallas, Texas

2009
Texas State University, “9th Annual Alumni Invitational”, San Marcos, Texas

Bibliography (partial)

Arning, Bill. Outside the Lines. N. p: Contemporary Arts Museum, 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.
http://www.thegreatgodpanisdead.com/2012/09/joseph-cohen-closer-look.html

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 http://www.thefrontrow.org/articles/1327012727-Wade-Wilson-ART—Joseph-Cohen.html

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 http://wadewilsonart.files.wordpress.com/2012/01/cohen-interview_acc.m4a

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. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vr8crx67Oho

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

Terranova, Charissa. “An Artful Life.” Arts + Culture Magazine. Dec/Jan 2011

Zevitas, Steven. “New American Paintings #90.” Oct/Nov 2010. p. 13, 44-47.

Britt, Douglas. “Exhibit Comes to Life in Print, in Person,” Houston Chronicle. September 3, 2010.

“Lawndale Art Center,” Interview by Meghan Hendley. The Front Row. NPR. KUHF, Houston, TX, 19 July. 2010. Ar- chived at http://app1.kuhf.org/articles/1279574315-The-Front-Row—Lawndale-Art-Center.html 

Schulze, Troy, “The White Album.” Houston Press, June 17-23 2010. Volume 22, #25. p. 32.

Fielder, Garland. “Critic’s Pick.” Rev. of Joseph Cohen. Artforum, 15 January 2010. http://artforum.com/picks/id=24659&view=print.

Holzer, Stacey. “Layer by Layer with Joseph Cohen.” Layers of Substance Rising Star Joseph Cohen. Visualseen, 15 January 2010. http://visualseen.net/Paint-of-Substance-Joseph-Cohen-.html.

“Forging the Path of the Concrete.” Interview by Meghan Hendley. The Front Row. NPR. KUHF, Houston, TX, 12 January. 2010. Archived at http://kuhf.convio.net/programaudio/thefrontrow/2010/01/100112Cohen.mp3

Awards and Presentations

Hunting Art Prize 2014 Finalist (upcoming)
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston “Collectors’ Circle”
“Artist’s Eye,” Menil Collection, Houston, Texas
“Looking at Art,” Wade Wilson Art, Houston, Texas
“Chromatic Conversations,” Panel including Joseph Cohen, Wade Wilson & MFAH Curator – Rebecca Dunham. Wade Wilson Art, Houston, Texas. January 14 2012
“In the Studio with Joseph Cohen,” TFAA. Artist’s Studio, Houston, Texas. January 14 2012 Panel Discussion: Truth: Sublime Beyond Words. Deborah Colton Gallery. Houston, Texas
2010 “Editor’s Pick,” New American Paintings #90
Top Prize- The Big Show, Lawndale Art Center, Juried by Paul Middendorf, Houston, Texas Juror’s Award- Texas National, Cole Art Center, Juried by Judy Pfaff, Nacogdoches, Texas “Slide Jam,” Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, Texas
“Looking at Art,” Wade Wilson Art, Houston, Texas
“Looking at Art,” Artist’s Studio, Houston, Texas
“Looking at Art,” Wade Wilson Art, Houston, Texas
“Inventor’s Workshop,” Children’s Museum of Houston, Houston, Texas

Museum Collections

Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, Texas

Public Works

Hospital Leon Berard, Lyon, France

 

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