ASHLEY NORWOOD COOPER

Cooperstown, NY

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Ashley Norwood Cooper’s large-scale imaginative oil paintings engender dialogue surrounding the history of male dominance in the art world while shedding light on the schizophrenic role of the artist-mother-wife-teacher. 

photo credit: Grace Roselli, Pandora’s BoxX Project

CURRENT EXHIBITION

PICNIC AT SUNSET
new works by Ashley Norwood Cooper

Mar 4th – April 24th, 2021

CURRENT EXHIBITION

PICNIC AT SUNSET
new works by Ashley Norwood Cooper

Mar 4th – April 24th, 2021

CURRENT EXHIBITION

PICNIC AT SUNSET
new works by Ashley Norwood Cooper

Mar 4th – April 24th, 2021

INHALE

80 X 72″ oil on panel

15000.

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Cooper applies thick paint by paintbrush, palette knife, or her own fingers, adding to the immediacy and idiosyncratic spirit of her work; she revels in the messiness of creation.

Through the heroic lens of the ordinary, Norwood Cooper creates expressive paintings that pulse with the idea that “nothing makes a mess like paint and life.”

RECENT EXHIBITS

 

FEATURED WORKS

EASTER EGGS

80 X 72″ oil on canvas

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“I paint to cope. Maybe if I had an easy time dealing with life, I would never have become an artist. There is so much uncertainty and there are so many people I worry about.” 

– Ashley Norwood Cooper

I WILL DIE IN THE TALL GRASS WITH MY HEADPHONES ON

60 x 76″ oil on linen

11000.

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TRIPLE SPIRAL

60 X 48″ oil on panel

8000.

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NEST ROBBER

30 X 36″ oil on panel
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SUMMER OF THE BLACK SWALLOWTAILS

30 X 36″ oil on panel

5000.

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CARD PLAYERS

30 X 36″ oil on panel

4500.

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GLITTER

48 X 60″ oil on panel
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WHITE CAT

16 X 20″ oil on panel

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THE GIRL’S ROOM

60 X 48″ oil on panel

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video capture of painting’s surface

RECENT PRESS

Ashley Norwood Cooper exhibited at ZINC contemporary in a two-person exhibition entitled COLOR COLOR in 2018 with ceramic artist Ling Chun. In 2020, ZINC represented Ashley Norwood Cooper at VOLTA NYC, where she debuted large-scale paintings that confronted the historic underrepresentation of women in the art world, through her comedic lens of the domestic.

PAST EXHIBITION

COLOR COLOR

with Ashley Norwood Cooper
& Ling Chun

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ART FAIR

VOLTA NYC 2020

with Ashley Norwood Cooper

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VIDEO

ARTISTS IN

CONVERSATION

with Rachel Campbell &
Ashley Norwood Cooper

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Download "WOKE"  a 13 page booklet featuring  Ashley Norwood Cooper's presentation  with ZINC at Volta NYC 2020

Download "WOKE"

a 13 page booklet featuring

Ashley Norwood Cooper's presentation

with ZINC at Volta NYC 2020

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