Justin Cooper


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Born 1976 in USA

Lives in Chicago, USA



What is often read as slapstick humor on the surface is really an expansive and impulsive articulation of line and form.


Dominic Molon, Curator

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 2010






Cooper received his MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2005) and his BFA from the University of Colorado (2003) after studying at the Sorbonne, Paris.  He has performed and exhibited in cities worldwide including Hong Kong, Berlin, Rio de Janeiro, Brooklyn, Philadelphia, London, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Mexico and Sweden.  Reviews have appeared in ArtForum, Art in America, and most recently in VogueStudio Visit



Justin Cooper, First Wet Dream, 2009, wheelbarrow, conch shell, wood and metal, 84 x 45 x 36 inches