Grayson Cox (b. 1979) is a New York-based artist born in Indianapolis, Indiana. His practice involves discussion, photography, printmaking, architectural building, painting, teaching and family life. His solo exhibitions include The Water’s Fine, Klemens Gasser & Tanja Grunert, Inc., NYC (2012); NUDGE, NUDGE ME DO/////, Klemens Gasser & Tanja Grunert, Inc., NYC (2011); and Answers from the Universe, Engineer’s Office Gallery, Rockefeller Center, NYC (2010). His group exhibitions include Speechbuster/ Untapped Talks “On Somethingness” a collaboration with Jimenez Lai, New Museum Ideas City, New Museum, New York ( 2013), Zielony Jazdow, Center for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland ( 2012), Peekskill Project, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY; Zielony Jazdow, Center for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland; Short-Term Deviation, The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, NYC; USA/MFA Bezalel, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem; and No Land, Kunsthalle Galapagos, Brooklyn, NY. Cox was awarded the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Artistic Innovation and Collaboration Grant (2013), Emergency Grant by the New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, the Visiting Scholar at the Steinhardt School, Department of Art at the New York University, a residency with the Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle (2012), as well as the American Austrian Foundation’s Daisy Soros Prize for Fine Arts, and the National Society of Arts & Letters National Careers Award (2002). Publications include Time Out New York (2012), Paddle 8 (2012), Artnet.com (2012), Art in America (2011). He received his B.F.A. from Indiana University and M.F.A. from Columbia University.
Cox is a Workspace 2014–2015 On-Site Assistant, a position in which an artist receives studio space in exchange for working with LMCC on-site.
Image credit: courtesy of the artist