Adrian Cox

Adrian Cox (born 1988) is a painter living and working in St. Louis, Missouri. Cox attended the University of Georgia for his undergraduate studies, and received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with honors in 2010. He obtained his Master of Fine Arts degree from Washington University in Saint Louis in 2012, and was awarded the Desert Space Foundation Award upon graduation.

Cox’s studio practice involves a continuing exploration of transgressive bodies in figurative painting. Cox has exhibited work both nationally and abroad. His paintings have also been featured in print in Direct Art, International Painting Annual 3, Anatomy Rocks: Flesh and Bones in Contemporary Art, and Hey! Art Magazine, as well as online by Hi-Fructose MagazineJuxtapozBeautiful Bizarre Magazine, and VICE.




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