E.J. Cobb is a mixed media artist currently attending Kendall College of Art and Design as an MFA candidate in the Printmaking program.

E.J. Cobb is a mixed media artist currently attending Kendall College of Art and Design as an MFA candidate in the Printmaking program.

Education

MFA Printmaking Candidate, Kendall College of Art and Design.

 2011

Outreach Training Programme, Operation Mobilisation Lifehope, Halesowen, UK.

 2008

B.A. Art, Taylor University, Upland, IN. Concentrations in Painting, Photography and Art History.

Study abroad, Oxford Studies Programme, Oxford, UK. Independent study with Oxford Don in Modern Art History.

 

Relevant Work Experience

 2015

Copywriting Graduate Assistant, Kendall College of Art and Design Communications, October '15 to present.

Graduate Work Study, Ceramics Studio, Kendall College of Art and Design, May '15 to present.

Shop Tech, Kendall College of Art and Design Print Shop, January ’15 to present.

Graduate Assistant, KCAD Drawing and Printmaking, September ’14 to April '15.

 2009

Visitor Services Assistant, Art Institute of Chicago, January ’09 to November ‘09

 2006

Intern, Canton Museum of Art, May ’06 to August ‘06. Experience in educational program, museum archives and exhibition curation.

 

Shows And Exhibitions

 2015

Commonplace Intimacy, group show in a private residence, Grand Rapids, MI.

Duality Small Print Show, Avenue for the Arts First Friday event organized by Collective Pressure, Grand Rapids, MI.

Taylor University Alumni Art and Design Exhibition, Upland, IN. 

ArtPrize 7, 25 Ottawa, Grand Rapids, MI.

The Harris Building, Avenue for the Arts First Friday event, Grand Rapids, MI.

Icebreaker, part of DisArt event, The Fed Galleries, Kendall College of Art and Design, Grand Rapids, MI.

Prints In Peculiar Places, Southern Graphics Council International Conference, Knoxville, TN. Collaborative installation with Eana Apple Agopian.

The (Art)ery, Kendall College of Art and Design, Grand Rapids, MI.

 2013

Some Incorporate Things, The Lantern Coffee Bar and Lounge, Grand Rapids, MI.

 2012

ArtPrize 4, City View Church, Grand Rapids, MI.

 2010

The Sketchbook Project, Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, NY.

 2008

Split Personalities, Zondervan Library at Taylor University, Upland, IN.

Year End Juried Student Show, Metcalf Gallery, Taylor University, Upland, IN.

Student Photography Show, Metcalf Gallery, Taylor University, Upland, IN.

 2007

Year End Juried Student Show, Metcalf Gallery, Taylor University, Upland, IN.

2006

Student Photography Show, Metcalf Gallery, Taylor University, Upland, IN.

 

Awards

2015

Metcalf Gallery Winner, Taylor University Alumni Art and Design Exhibition, Upland, IN.

2009

Merit Award, B&W Photography Magazine.

 2008

1st Place Art Category, Parnassus Journal, Taylor University, Upland, IN.

Honorable Mention, Black and White category, Student Photography Show, Taylor University, Upland, IN.

2nd Place, Black and White category, Student Photography Show, Taylor University, Upland, IN.

 2006

1st Place, Color category, Student photography Show, Taylor University, Upland, IN.