Artist’s Résumé

Featured are items pertaining to exhibits, citations, honors, and education.

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  • “Compelled,” 13th street Repertory- New York, NY
  • “The Food Show,” Local Project- Brooklyn, NY
  • “Art For Benjamin,” Smith and Jones- Brooklyn, NY
  • “Psyched,” Central Booking- LES, NY
  • “Art from the Heart 2014,” Vanderbilt Republic at the Gowanus Loft- Brooklyn, NY
  • “Rite Of Passage,” Smith and Jones- Brooklyn, NY
  • “9 Books Without Words or Authors,” Undercurrent Gallery- L E S, NY
  • “10152011,” The Slab- L E S, NY
  • Solo Exhibition of paintings and prints, National Arts Club, New York, NY
  • “Enigmatic Visions,” Clemente Solo Velez Cultural Center- L E S, NY
  • “What, Me Worry?,” C.C.C.P. Gallery-Williamsburg Bklyn, NY
  • “Flatbush Artist Studio Tour,” 1408 Ditmas- Bklyn, NY
  • “Juda ho ka bki tu maja ya ati ha,” Tribeca Community School-Tribeca, NY
  • “Talent in Motion Magazine Party,” Mantra- Midtown, NY
  • “Exploration,” with the Glassbead Collective, Tribeca, NY
  • “Eclipse: The Hidden Light,” Caladian Gallery- online exhibition
  • “Square Foot Show,” Art Gotham, New York, NY
  • “Dream Art” sponsored by NYU- New York, NY
  • “Heroine,” Weave- Sacramento, Ca
  • “Free Fall,” Bottomfeeders Gallery- New York, NY
  • “Beauty and the Id,” Persephone Gallery- Brooklyn, NY
  • “The Great Unknown,” Brooklyn Artist’s Gym- Brooklyn, NY
  • “Nurturing the New 05,” a benefit gala at Spike Gallery-New York, NY
  • “Utopia,” Glassbead Collective at The Funhouse -New York, NY
  • “Altered Image,” A Taste of Art- Tribeca, NY
  • “The Eye of The Camera,” Wardnasse- SOHO, NY
  • “Greed,” Kaufman Arcade by A Taste of Art- Midtown, NY
  • “Riverfund NY Benefit,” AIDS Benefit, Wardnasse- SOHO, NY
  • “Pop Music and Art,” The Artist Space- Chelsea, NY
  • Solo Exhibition, The Williamsburg Publik House- Williamsburg, Bklyn
  • 42nd Street Window Painting “Samm with Brush,” Chashama Theater- Midtown, NY
  • “Great Photos of Modern Rock and Roll,” Arlenes Grocery- LES, NY
  • Chashama Gallery Solo Exhibit-Midtown, NY
  • Art for Healing Benefit at John Barrys Restaurant- Uptown, NY
  • Solo show at the 169- LES, NY
  • Side by Side, Slideshow and Reading- Jersey City, NJ
  • “The Spirit of Human Form,” Art For Healing Gallery- Uptown, NY
  • “Artist Choice,” Wardnasse Chelsea- Chelsea, NY
  • “Glass and Vision,” Moda Cafe- Park Slope, Bklyn
  • “Small Works,” Holiday Art For Healing Showcase- Uptown, NY
  • “LadyfestEast2002,” Ladyfest and Pratt Institute – Bklyn, NY
  • “Rebuilding Hope One Block at a Time,” SVA Art Therapy Dept- Traveling Exhibition, NY
  • “Faces,” Supercore Cafe- Williamsburg, Bklyn, NY
  • Two Man Show Exhibit Webster Hall -Village, NY
  • Dusk Gallery – Jersey City, NJ
  • “Self Portrait In The Age of Color,” Yama Gallery – Tribeca, NY
  • Black Star – LES, NY
  • “Fallen In,” Fall Cafè – Carrol Gardens, Brooklyn
  • Three “Summer Salon’s, “Art From The Heart,” WardNasse – SOHO, NY
  • Ruby Gallery – Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY


  • Crabfat Magazine Issue 8– Features the artist’s words and artwork
  •  NY1 (2016) Features story on Samm Cohen and three other artists in Local Project’s Food Show
  • Art Critical ( on photo and caption quote as review of “Art from the Heart” exhibition. now in cover archive
  • Heyoka Magazine – Features an interview and examples of published artwork and also artist’s poetry.
  • Talent in Motion Magazine (VII) – Features the artist’s profile, painting, and mixed media.
  • Trigger Magazine (2005) – Features the artist’s profile and examples of artist’s photography.
  • New York Cool (2005) – Features the artist’s profile and examples of the artist’s photography.
  • Rockgrl and Metal Maidens (2005) – Features photojournalism by the artist, titled “Scene Culture.”
  • Wasted Zine (2005) – Features an editorial written by the artist.
  • CMYK Magazine #20 (1998) – Features the artist’s profile and examples of the artist’s work.


American Advertising Federation Awards
Honor: 1998 Silver Addy for work titled “Blue”

Honor: 1997 Silver Addy for work titled “Man and Hat”



Master of Arts in Art Therapy (2006)
Steinhardt School
New York University

Photography Concentration (years 1996-1998)
Portfolio Center of Atlanta, GA

Bachelor of Arts in Creative Advertising (years 1992-1996)
Minor in Psychology
S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
Syracuse University, New York
Honor: Magna Cum Laude

Fine Arts Major (years 1988-1992)
LaGuardia High School of the Arts, New York
Honor: Senior Show Exhibition Selectee and Semi Annual Exhibition

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