B. 1972, NEW YORK CITY
Elizabeth Cooper's paintings accumulate gestures and pours into heaps of color. In her monotypes, she builds the surface with layers wash and cutout color. Education: The Cooper Union (BFA) and Columbia University (MFA). Selected Solo Exhibitions: Galerie Gisele Linder, Basel, Switzerland, Thrust Projects, NY; Galerie Schmidt Maczollek, Cologne, Germany; Galerie Rolf Ricke, Cologne, Germany; Roger Smith Gallery, NY.
Group exhibitions include: Acrochage, Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris, France; Rolf Ricke Gallery, Cologne; John Gibson Gallery, New York; DC Moore Gallery, New York; P.S. 1, Long Island City, New York; Pink, Patricia Faure Gallery, Los Angeles; Size Matters, curated by Mike Weiss. Gale Gates, Brooklyn; and Exit Art, New York.
Residencies and Grants include:The Lerman Trust, Artist residency grants; The Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation, Studio Grant; P.S. 1, The Institute For Contemporary Art, Studio Grant; Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.