Visiting Artist: Will Cotton

Aug 7 - Aug 20, 2022

Will Cotton was born in Melrose, Massachusetts and raised in New Paltz, New York. He has a BFA from Cooper Union, and lives in New York City. His work often explores themes of desire, insatiability, and most recently the relationship between a cowboy and a pink unicorn.

His paintings are in the permanent collections of the National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.; Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.; Seattle Art Museum, Washington; Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio; and Orlando Museum of Art, Florida, as well as many prominent private collections.

Cotton served as the artistic director of the California Gurls music video for pop singer Katy Perry.

Cotton is the subject of a monograph published by Rizzoli, USA. 

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Aug 7 - Aug 20, 2022

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