paintings + drawings



night train
toy series
egypt collection
savannah period
ever-ready bunny
figurative work
french landscapes




about the artist


© 2009 Linda Cohn


Exhibition Photos: "Linda Cohn was here."
Department of Cultural Affairs, Savannah, Georgia. Sept. 5 - Nov. 7, 2006.

Born and raised in Chicago, Linda Cohn studied, worked and taught at the Museum and School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She credits these environments as the basis of her development as an artist.

She received an MFA in painting from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and a BFA and MA in printmaking from Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. She also studied at the New York Studio School and was an Artist-in-Residence at Ragdale Foundation and the Ox-Bow School of Painting & Sculpture.

She has taught at Chautauqua Center for the Arts, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Savannah College of Art & Design in Savannah, Georgia, and Lacoste, France, Ox-Bow School of Painting & Sculpture, Hinsdale Art Center, and the Evanston Center for the Arts. She was also hired as an archaeological draftsman for the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago to document a New Kingdom temple in Luxor, Egypt.

Her work has been exhibited in more than 58 solo and group shows at venues that include the Pratt Graphics Center, the Art Institute of Chicago, American University in Cairo, Department of Cultural Affairs in Savannah, Georgia, the Rockford Art Museum, and the Evansville Museum of Art, History, and Science. Linda Cohn's work is also in numerous public and private collections in the United States.