Marieken Cochius
Born in Leiden, Netherlands
Lives in Wappingers Falls, NY, United States

Marieken Cochius attended to
St. Joost Academy of Arts
Breda, the Netherlands
Emigrated to NYC before graduating.


2020: Grant: Foundation for Contemporary Arts: FCA Emergency Grants COVID-19 Fund
2020: Marjorie Curit Award for Contemporary and Non-Traditional work. Providence Art Club
2016: Commission for a public sculpture by the village of Wappingers Falls, NY.
Funded by a Grant from the Hudson River Foundation2007 - Vermont Studio Center: residency
2005 - Jacklight Gallery, NYC; Best in Show award:
SOLO show.
2001 - Art Association of Harrisburg; 2nd Place Best in
Show, curator Susan Cross, Guggenheim
1999 - Vermont Studio Center; residency (4/99)
1992 - Golden Flame: Dutch National Video Award for
up and coming talent; category short productions
1989 - Eddie Adams Workshop, NY : photography

Solo Exhibitions/ Two person shows

2020: (October) Holland Tunnel Gallery, Newburgh, NY: Terra/ Derma, 2 person show with Kent Peterson
2019: ARTBAR gallery, Kingston, NY: Natural Inclinations, 2 person show with Carole Kuntstadt
2018: CMA gallery, MSMC Newburgh, NY: Complex Ecologies, 2 person show with Jackie Skrynski
Holland Tunnel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: Dark Matter, 2 person show with Kent Peterson2018: Holland Tunnel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: 'Dark Matter' show with Kent Peterson
2016: Holland Tunnel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY:
'A Space Once Occupied, Now Empty'
2016: Matteawan Gallery, Beacon, NY: 'Invisible Nature'
2012: Lily Too, Madison, CT
2005: Jacklight Gallery, NYC; ‘Oology’
2000: The Thai Cafe, Brooklyn, NY
1990: De Foyer, Nijmegen, Netherlands: ‘Meat Market’

Group Exhibitions

2020: Alexey von Schlippe Gallery of Art, UConn Avery Point, CT: Open Air 202
Foundry Art Centre, St Charles, MO: Global Impact
The Artist Essentials: "What Matters Most", curated by Huguette Despault May. 5 Collages included in website created by Rachel TonThat
Art Center Sarasota, FL: The Big Show
AMH, Poughkeepsie, NY: Looking back in Wonder, curated by Greg Slick
Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA: On the Surface, curated by Neil Walsh
Dallas Metro Arts Contemporary, Dallas, TX: 2nd Annual
bG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA: Representational abstract 3
Art Gym Denver, Denver, CO: artWork from Home
Providence Art Club, Providence, RI: curated by Dr. Matthew Hargraves. Marjorie Curit Award
Samual Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY: Stay Home Make Art, 5/11
Walter Meade Gallery, Roxbury, NY: Large Works
Howland Cultural Center, Beacon, NY: Women's History Month
Queen City 15 Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY: Nude
Holland Tunnel Gallery, Newburgh, NY: Vision 2020
2019:Queen City 15, Poughkeepsie, NY: Portals, curated by Linda Marston-Reid
AnnMarie Sculpture Garden, Solomon, MD: When Darkness Falls
Hudson Beach Glass Gallery, Beacon, NY: Canopy, 3 person show, curated by Chris Davison
WAAM, Woodstock, NY: Radius 50 curated by Cathleen Chaffee, Albright Knox Gallery
Ely Center of Contemporary Art, New Haven, CT: Ear To The Ground
2018:Holland Tunnel Art Newburgh, Newburgh, NY: Open
Percolate Art Space, Pittsburgh, PA: Met-a-mor-pho-sis
Loft Artist Gallery, Stamford, CT: Relishing Restraints. Curated by Krista Saunders Scenna,
Groundfloor BK gallery2018:WAAM, Woodstock, NY: Far and wide
Holland Tunnel Gallery, Newburgh, NY: First View
Pro Arts, Casa Colombo, Jersey City, NJ: Curators Choice
Kentler International Drawing Center: Collect and Connect
LABspace, Hillsdale, NY: True North
Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: The Greatest Show on Earth
- LABspace, Hillsdale, NY: 'Taconic North'
- Arts Mid-Hudson, Poughkeepsie, NY: 'Catalytics'
- Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: 'Through the Rabbit Hole II'
- Matteawan Gallery, Beacon, NY: The Flat Files
- Brik Gallery, Catskill, NY: 'Cowgirls of the Hudson Valley'
- Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: 'Through the Rabbit Hole'

-Wired Gallery, High Falls, NY: 'Collectors Curate'
-uBe Gallery, Berkeley, CA: 'From where I stand'
-GCCA Catskill, NY: 'Microcosms'
-University of Seton Hall, Newark, NJ: 'New works'
-Newburgh, NY: 'Art about Water'
-Teran Studio, Newburgh, NY: 'What's love got to do with it'
-Sideshow Gallery, NYC: 'Sideshow Nation III, Circle the Wagons

-Holland Tunnel Gallery, Brooklyn,NY: 'Stairmasters; Framed'
-Curated by Marieken Cochius: 'Energy Fields'
Lofts at Beacon Gallery, Beacon, NY
-Huntenkunst 2014, Netherlands
-Kentler International Drawing Center: 100 works on paper
-Lofts at Beacon Gallery, Beacon NY: Textile Show
-Sideshow Gallery, NY: 'Sideshow Nation II, At The Alamo'

-CWOW, Newark NJ: 'Unsteady Ground'
-Kentler International Drawing Center, NY: '100 works on paper'
-Sideshow Gallery, NY: 'Sideshow Nation'

-Brik Gallery, Catskill, NY:'Cowgirls of the Hudson Valley'
-Liberty Arts, Yreka, CA:'Mullagatawny'
-Kentler International Drawing Center, Brooklyn:'100 works on paper'
-Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn: 'Mic: Check (Occupy)'

-Holland Tunnel, Brooklyn: Delft Blues
-Benefit for Marie Mason and Eric McDavid
-Air Gallery, Brooklyn: Wish you were here
-Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn; IT'S ALL GOOD!! (apocalypse now)

-NurtureArt @ Zieher Smith gallery, NYC
- A.I.R. gallery, Brooklyn, NY ; 'Wish you were here'
- Pump Project, Austin, TX, Stations, 14 views from Golgotha.
- Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, It's a wonderful 10th

-ADC gallery, NYC, benefit Daniel McGowan
-Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: It's a wonderful life
-Raum fuer Kunst und Kommunikation, Monchengladbach, Germany
- Raum fuer Kunst und Kommunikation, Monchengladbach, Germany
- Sans Quoi Gallery, Okayama, Japan: Hot summer art battle
-Cambridge Art Association; Boston, 10th National,
curator; Thomas Lentz, Harvard museum
-Washington Sq. East Galleries, NYC: 'Small works'
curator Jim Kempner

-Citibank Headquarters: Long Island City artists 20th .
-Washington Sq. East Galleries, NYC: ‘Small works’,
curator Jack Shainman (2/4/06)

-Cornelia Street Cafe, NYC: collaboration with
composer Jorrit Dijkstra (12/19/05)
-NYC open studios (10/24)
-ABC no Rio: benefit
-Jacklight Gallery, NYC: "Scream" (1/05)

-Viridian Gallery, NYC: ‘YW why war, why Dubya?’
-New Gallery, Concert Series, Boston MA: collaboration
with composer Jorrit Dijkstra (1 /22/04)

-Union Gallery, New Haven, CT: collaborative sculpture
installation with Jeff Slomba (6/03)

-Holland Tunnel Gallery, Brooklyn NY: ‘Mermaid Show’:
-Gibbs Gallery, Arlington, MA; ‘Day Job’: (1/02)

-Arboretum, Los Angeles, CA; ‘Cross Pollination’
-450 Broadway Gallery, NYC; ‘Collaborative Fusion’:
- 31 Grand St. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; ‘Medical
Contraptions and Conceptions’ (9/01)
-9th BWAC Pier Show, Brooklyn, NY (5/01)
-Art Association of Harrisburg, Harrisburg, PA; curator
Susan Cross, assistant curator Guggenheim Museum.
-Attleboro Museum, Attleboro, MA: ‘Small Works Show’
-Holland Tunnel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; ‘Cross
Pollination’ (3/01)
-80 Washington Sq. E. Galleries, NYC; ‘24th Annual
Small Works show’; curator Peter Blum, Peter Blum
Gallery NY. (2/01)

-State of Art Gallery; Brooklyn, NY; ‘Industrious
Subconscious’ (2000)
- 8th BWAC Pier Show, Brooklyn, NY (2000)
- Holland Tunnel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; ‘Lost and
Found’: (1999)
-Kenilworth Art Showcase;
‘Mixed media Sculpture’ (1999)
- 7th BWAC Pier Show, Brooklyn, NY (1999)
- Terminal, La Jolla, CA. photography (1997)
- Knickerbocker Gallery, NYC, ‘Artists Under Cover’:
photography, poetry (1997)
-Chasse Theater, Breda, Netherlands; ‘Coney Island’
photography installation (1996)
- Jacklight Gallery, NYC; ‘Liars and Hypocrites’
photography (1996)
-Rosa, Breda NL (1996)
- Jacklight Gallery, NYC: 'Valentine’s Show' (1996)
- Extremely refrigerated, NYC; ‘MEAT’ photography
installation (1995)
-World's Women Online!
Curator Muriel Magenta, photography (1994)
-Rosa, Breda (1994)


2020: Toho Journal Online Summer 2020 Painting End Zone, Flight featured
2020: Summer 2020
2020: Oscilloscope Literary Magazine: Issue 1 Painting Spread and interview featured.
2020: The Closed Eye Open: Issue 1, page 17-20 Space Unwound and 3 Solar Etches featured.
2020: Camas Magazine: Summer 2020 issue, Collage Element#7 featured.
2020: Beyond Words: drawing 'Morning with Lover' featured. Issue 2 April 2020
2020: Superstition Review: 5 Element collages featured
2020: Quarantine Zine, by Shari Diamond. Painting: 'Under the Tree of Life. Night' featured
2020: Tule Review, 2020, Sacramento Poetry Center. Page 30, Sculpture 'Gathering' featured.
2020: Art for a New Earth. 3 Element Collages featured.
2020: Cold Mountain Review. 8 Cloud drawings featured.
2019: Mud Season Review. Sky drawing featured
2019: Miracle Monocle, issue 13. 3 Space Once Occupied works featured
2019: Tiny Seed Literary Journal. Sculpture Thinking out Loud featured
2019: Willard and Maple Literary and Fine Art Magazine: COVER ART (Wrap around)
Issue XX , Seeing /Not Seeing, also page 68
2019: The Esthetic Apostle, September issue. 6 Space Once Occupied drawings featured.
2019:The Raw Art Review Spring 2019 page 119. Water series #2 painting featured
2019: Sun Spot Literary Journal: COVER ART: Volume 1 issue #: Invisible Nature / Progenitor drawing featured.
2019: Fredricksburg Literary and Art Review: page 140
2018: deLuge Journal: page34 Sculpture: Icon
2018: Havik Journal of Arts and Literature
2018:Alluvian Environmental Journal: Spring 2018 'But I thought..' painting featured
2018: Fredricksburg Literary and Art Review: Organic sculptures pages 264-265-266
2009:Fifth Estate Magazine # 380: Featured Artist


Kaplan Family Foundation


2020: Highlands Current: Alison Rooney: The Artist Next Door. Interview and photos.
2020; Highlands Current: Chip Rowe
2020: Ann Landi: Vasari 21 Newsletter 5/18/2020: Jerry Saltz's strange appetites, member news
2020: The Daily Star: Roxbury Arts Group Large Works Show
2019: Ann Landi: Vasari 21 Newsletter: Photo and Canopy show featured.
2019: Poughkeepsie Journal/ Linda Marston-Reid: Artists open doors to public at Beacon Open Studios this weekend. Consulate of the Netherlands USA
2018: Meet the New Masters of Abstract Painting. Curated by Katherine Henning, senior associate curator at Saatchi Art
2018: Alluvian Environmental Journal: Spring 2018 'But I thought..'
2018: Fredricksburg Literary and Art Review: Organic sculptures
publishing date this spring
-Interview and photos in NotRandomArt Contemporary Art Review magazine.
Pages 188-195

- Roll magazine:
- Ann Landi
- Ann Landi
-NY Times listing and photo of 'Invisible Nature' solo show at Matteawan Gallery. 2/28/2016

-Arts Alive issue 104, May/June 2015 Catskill NY: photos and story

-Mid Hudson Times 10/1/14 portrait and art
-NY Times Listing 8/17/14
-Beacon Free Press 04/04/14 interview about textile show

2012: Huffington Post

2009: Fifth Estate, spring 2009, featured artist.

-NY Arts Magazine; Brooklyn Reviews 10/99
-Parool, "NL in NY" Dutch artists in NY (Netherlands)

-Brabant Cultureel; featured artist midsection
(Netherlands) 9/97
-Telegraaf, Coney Island show (Netherlands) 9/12/96
-Research Magazine, University of Arizona worlds
women online featured work. FALL ‘95.
-K.U. Nieuws, University of Nijmegen, Interview on ‘Meat
Market’ show. 3/9/90

Work published in newspapers and magazines in the Netherlands, Spain, Denmark,USA