Jean Cohen (1923-2013)



Jean Cohen (1923-2013). Untitled, c.1950’s. Oil on board, 19 x 26.5 inches; 30.5 x 38 inches framed. Signed lower right. Excellent condition. Original framer label affixed en verso.

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Born 1927 Brooklyn, New York Married to painter Alex Katz 1950-1956 Lived with painter John Grillo 1957-1962 1970’s: Married photographer Bill Miller, moved back to New York City. Co founder of Landmark Gallery, NYC. 1980’s Miller died. Moved to Long Island, New York in 1987- Died on Long Island, New York in 2013 Education: The Cooper Union, NYC, 1946-1949; Studied with John Ferren, Morris Kantor, & Leo Manso. Skowhegan School of Painting, 1950-1951 Pratt Institute,1954 Professional Teaching Experience: Philadelphia College of Art University of Pennsylvania Ridgewood School of Art Jersey City State College Louisiana State University Selected Exhibitions Louisiana State University Philadelphia College of Art National Academy of Design, New York Gallery Rud, Eastport NY Selected Public Collections Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York The New Jersey State Museum, Trenton NJ Museum of Modern Art, New York University of Maine The Whitney Museum of American Art The Hampton Institute Museum Ceba-Geigy Corporation Awards & Grants Adolph Gottlieb Award New York State Council for the Arts Grant National Endowment for the Arts Award Professional Affiliations: American Abstract Artists Artist’s Equity, NYC