ELIZABETH COOPER

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.