Lauren Cohen

b. 1985 Bridgeport, CT, USA. Grew up in Danvers, MA, USA

Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

laurenjcohen@gmail.com

Upcoming:

New York Artist Residency, NARS Foundation Participant, January - March 2020

Education:

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2012 - 2014 MA Royal College of Art, London, UK 

2004 - 2008 BFA California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA, USA

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Selected Exhibitions:

 

2019

Alive in the Universe. Palazzo Pesaro Papafava, Venice, ITL

2017

Et Tu, Art Brute? Andrew Edlin Gallery, NY, USA

One Summer Night. The Crypt Gallery, London, UK

2015          

Light Matter. Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK

 

2014       

A New Circle. Forbidden City Gallery, Shanghai, China

Saatchi New Sensations. Victoria House, Bloomsbury, London, UK

Show RCA. Royal College of Art, London, UK

An Inoperative Mythology. Blyth Gallery, London, UK

 

2013

Bloomberg New Contemporaries. Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK and Spike Island, Bristol, UK

WIP. Henry Moore Gallery at Royal College of Art, London, UK

Notes to Self. Dyson Gallery at Royal College of Art, London, UK

Multiculturalism Is Dead. Interact Gallery, London, UK

 

2012

Exploding Cinema: Besides the Screen. Goldsmiths College, London, UK

 

2011         

Auction X: Artistic License. di Rosa, Napa, CA, USA

Land of Magic. Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA, USA

 

2010         

SK10. SK10 Gallery, Skowhegan, ME, USA

 

2008          

If Painting Is Dead I am the Air Bomb That Blew It. Solo show, Patricia Sweetow Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

JAB. Patricia Sweetow Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

I'm Scared Because There's Only One of You. SoCha Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

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Residencies:

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2017 - 2018

Casa Quinze Garzas, Ichupio, Mexico

2016

MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA, USA

2015 

Casa Quinze Garzas, Ichupio, Mexico

Josef and Anni Albers Foundation. Bethany, CT, USA

 

2010

Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture. Skowhegan, ME, USA

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Professional:

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2018

Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Publication funding, New York, NY, USA

2017

Writer, The Art Story, New York, NY, USA

2016

Interview, Lyra Magazine, London, UK

Awarded, Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa: Endorsed by the Arts Council of England, London, UK

2015

Josef Albers and Education Today: The Albers Colloquium, Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Bethany, CT, USA

Visiting Artist, The Middlesex School, Concord, MA, USA

Teacher, The Clark School, Rowley, MA, USA

Publication, The Catlin Guide, London, UK

 

2014       

Preparing to Teach, Royal College of Art, UK

Guest Lecturer, University of the Creative Arts, Farnham, UK

 

2013                   

Guest Lecturer, Interdisciplinary Critique Course. California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA, USA

 

2009

Curator, “Over and Out.” The Elizabeth Laurence Contemporary Art Space, San Francisco, CA, USA

Guest Lecturer, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA, USA

 

2008

Guest Lecturer, Studio Art Course. Oakland School for the Arts, Oakland, CA, USA

 

2004 - 2006

Teacher, The Far West School, Oakland, CA, USA

Art Education Course, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA, USA

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