SomoS Artist-in-Residence Summer 2017, Adam Cohn presented a group of new Berlin paintings which explore the interaction between figuration and abstraction, surface and depth, and the appropriation of traditional painting tropes within a contemporary context.
Adam Cohn is a visual artist/educator working in painting and sculpture. His paintings offer intriguing reinterpretations of classical painting tropes, seen through the lens of a generation used to viewing the world through digital means. Still lifes, portraits, rustic landscapes, and absurdist studio views are among his recent work. Artist Adam Cohn in his SomoS […]
We are looking forward to work together with Israeli artist Adam Cohn during his August/September 2017 Artist-in-Residency. During his time in Berlin, the young painter will work on a new group of large paintings, extending his recent series of figures in studio settings. Interested in the tension between painting’s surface and the subject of its […]