Friday October 21st (TOMORROW)
5:00 PM Room 324, Tjaden
Grayson Cox is a Brooklyn based artist working in a variety of media, from painting and printmaking, to photography and furniture-like wood construction. Cox was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, received his BFA from Indiana Univeristy and spent time living in Tokyo before moving to New York City in 2005. Cox finished his Masters of Fine Art at Columbia University in 2010 and was awarded the Daisy Soros Prize to study in Salzburg that Summer. Since graduating from Columbia, Cox has exhibited USA/MFA at Bezalel in Tel Aviv, Israel; Salzburg, Austria; The School of the Art Institute of Chicago; and has participated in a number of group shows in Brooklyn and Manhattan including the Elizabeth Foundation, Gowanus Studio Space and St. Cecelia's Parish. In April 2011 Cox had his first solo exhibition NUDGE, NUDGE ME DO///// at Gasser Grunert Gallery in New York, which was reviewed in the Summer 2011 issue of Art in America.
Cox also teaches adjunct classes at Columbia University and Pratt Institute.