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Selected Bibliography


Burnett, W.C.; "Marcia Cohen charts feelings with lines, dots," The Atlanta Journal, October 26, 1978, Atlanta, Georgia


Sharshal, Stan; "Slates and Other Procedures: Recent Work by Marcia R. Cohen," Art Papers  [Art Workers Coalition News], November-December 1978, Atlanta, Georgia


4/6/78: 36 Women Artists, brochure, essay by Sarah Schroth Daniels, Atlanta Women's Art Collective, 1978, Atlanta, Georgia


Howett, John; "Converge/Converse," Art Papers, January-February 1980, Atlanta, Georgia


Artists in Georgia, catalogue, statement by Peter Morrin, High Museum of Art, November 8-December 31, 1980, Atlanta, Georgia


30th Arts Festival of Atlanta 1983, catalogue, Visual Arts Division, Atlanta, Georgia


Fox, Catherine; "Spiritual Art Resurrected," The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, June 15, 1986, Atlanta. Georgia


Visual Arts: The Southeast 1986, catalogue, jurors statement by Miriam Shapiro and Richard Hunt, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia


Natural Studies, brochure, essay by Angel and Joyce Medina, Nexus Press, April 1987, Atlanta, Georgia


Fox, Catherine; "Natural Studies: Review," The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, May  6, 1987, Atlanta, Georgia


Bickerton, Jane; "Marcia R. Cohen: Natural Studies: Georgia State University Gallery," Art Papers,  May/June 1987, Atlanta, Georgia


"Southern Arts Federation/ National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships For Emerging Artists 1988, essay by Jane Bickerton, The New Art Examiner,  Vol. 17 No. 2,  October 1989, Chicago, Illinois


The Art of Atlanta, catalogue, essay by Jeff Fleming,  Southeastern Center for the Contemporary Art, 1988, Winston-Salem, North Carolina


Marcia R. Cohen: Recent Work, brochure, essay by Julia Fenton and Ann Holcomb, Nexus Gallery at the Healey Building, November 10-December 22, 1989, Atlanta, Georgia


Kallos, Kay Klein; "Marcia Cohen: Nexus Gallery" Art Papers, January-February 1990, Atlanta, Georgia


Vital Signs, catalogue, introduction by Annette Cone-Skelton and Louise Shaw, Nexus Contemporary Art Center, 1991, Atlanta, Georgia


100 Years of Painting in Georgia, Gudmund Vigtel, Alston and Bird Centennial Publication, 1992, Atlanta, Georgia


Patterson, Tom; "Contrasts: exhibit offers intriguing spin on abstraction," Winston-Salem Journal, November 29, 1992, Winston-Salem, North Carolina


Frank, Lisa; "Vanishing Pitcher Plants: Drawings by Marcia R. Cohen," Tipularia: A Botanical Magazine, Vol. 8, 1993, published by the Georgia Botanical Society, Atlanta, Georgia


Lenz, Richard J.; "Marcia R. Cohen Portfolio No. 1: Genus Sarracenia," Georgia Wildlife, Vol. 4 No. 1, Spring/ Summer 1994, (official magazine of the Georgia Wildlife Federation) Decatur, Georgia


1995 Arts Festival of Atlanta, "Art In Transit," catalogue/program, curators statement by Jane Bickerton and Lisa Tuttle, Atlanta, Georgia


Ot Ha-Kalon (Badge of Shame), New Work: Marcia R. Cohen, brochure, essay by Dr. Joan R. Branham, 1995, Atlanta, Georgia


Bernstein, Susan; "Abstract Odyssey," The Jewish Times, February 17, 1995, Atlanta, Georgia


Staff writer; "Artist Marcia Cohen takes a look at Jewish symbolism in Ot Ha-Kalon," The Jewish Georgian, March-April 1995, Atlanta, Georgia


Tuchman, Laura J.; "Painting the colors of Shame",  The Atlanta Journal- Constitution, April 21, 1995, Atlanta, Georgia


Tuchman, Laura J.; "Marcia Cohen: Ot Ha-Kalon (Badge of Shame)," Art Papers, September/October 1995, Atlanta, Georgia


1996 Public Art Map, brochure, The Atlanta Committee for Olympic Games Cultural Olympiad, 1996, Atlanta, Georgia


Thrasher, Paula Crouch; "Creative Women," The Atlanta Journal-Constitution,  March 4, 1997, Atlanta Georgia


Joy of the Journey: Ten Georgia Women Artists, brochure, essay by Amalia Amaki, Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, September 14- December 5, 1997, Atlanta, Georgia


CrossSections, catalogue, work by Atlanta College of Art Faculty, editor Jane E. Neidhardt, 2000, Atlanta, Georgia


Book Unbound,  catalogue, exhibition at Agnes Scott College, JAB 15,  The Journal of Artsits' Books,  2001, Atlanta, Georgia.


Color  Culture  Complexity,  catalogue, exhibition at Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, essay by Dan R. Talley, 2002, Atlanta, Georgia


Fox, Catherine; "Shades of Racism,"  The Atlanta Journal-Constitution,

December 6, 2002, Atlanta, Georgia


 Fox, Catherine;  "Pigments of the imagination covering the entire rainbow," The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, December  11, 2005, Atlanta, Georgia


Print: Design Culture Place, 2005 Regional Design Annual, LIX:VI, p. 214


Williams, Turia S;  “Cohen shares ‘checkered’ experiences with students,”

The Chronicle, November 17-24, 2006, Vol. 7, NO.11, Atlanta, Georgia


Cullum, Jerry; “40 years of good ideas,” The Atlanta Journal-Constitution,

December 10, 2006, Atlanta, Georgia


Fox, Catherine. “Atlanta Artists Marcia Cohen and Tom Ferguson in the spotlight.”  July 10, 2009.  Art+ Design.


Mittleman, Susan. “Black White and Color.”  July 21, 2009.  PBA Program: City Café: Audio interview   


Working Artist Project Catalog, exhibition,  Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia. essay by Dr. Gary Fine, “Sight Specific: Marcia R. Cohen”  2009


Fox, Catherine. “Good new: Here’s what’s happening with artists and critics in your neck of the woods.”  December 22, 2011. Art+ Design.


Willis, Chelsey. “SCAD’s Marcia Cohen completes colorful Roman residency.”May 8, 2012. Art + Design.



Artist Writing:



Cohen, Marcia R., and McClintock, Diana, "On the Surface: Color, Skin, and Paint," A Century of African American Art, The Paul R. Jones Collection,  edited by Amalia Amaki, New Jersey, Rutgers University Press, 2004


Cohen, Marcia R., "Artist's Color Manual," Color Research and Application, 30: 5, p. 394, October 2005   Wiley Publishing


MOCA Ga Working Artists Project Fellowship   2009, AtlArts Critical, review Cathy Fox.



© 2017 by Marcia R Cohen

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