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Education

BFA | May 1995 | East Carolina University
Major: Art Education
Concentration: Printmaking/Drawing

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • Reflections on Colorism: Art As The Alternative Mirror 2019
    The University of North Carolina @ Wilmington, Wilmington NC

  • Collector’s Choice/Winter Show 2018
    Greenhill Center for NC Art, Greensboro, NC

  • Art on Paper 2017: The 44th Exhibition
    The Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC

  • East Carolina University School of Art and Design Alumni Exhibition 2015
    Greenville Museum of Art, Greenville, NC

  • East Meets West Group Exhibition, September 2015
    Randolph Artist Guild, Asheboro, NC

  • Self-Portraits by North Carolina Artists, January 2015
    Greenhill Center for NC Art, Greensboro, NC

Solo Exhibitions

  • The CFGG and Green Hill Center for NC Art Present: Steven M. Cozart, March, 2019

    Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro, Greensboro, NC

  • The Sechrest Art Gallery and HPU Present: The Pass/Fail Series, February 2019
    Darrell E. Sechrest Art Gallery, High Point University, High Point, NC

  • Pass/Fail: Works by Steven M. Cozart, August 2018
    University Galleries, Dudley Building, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC

  • Pass/Fail: Works by Steven M. Cozart, November 2017
    Center for Documentary Studies, Duke University, Durham, NC

  • The Pass/Fail Series: Works by Steven M. Cozart, April 2016
    Greenville Museum of Art, Greenville, NC

  • The Pass/Fail Series, Solo Exhibition, October 2014
    Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC

 Collaborative Projects

  • Contributor, An Evening with The Creative Class, October 2013
    Cyrus Art Production, Greensboro, NC (Live drawing of dancers during dance performances)

  • Participant, Off Canvas (Dance Performance), November 2012
    University of North Carolina @ Greensboro Dance Department, Greensboro, NC (Live drawing performance)

  • Contributor, The Journal of Black Masculinity, Summer 2012, Volume II Issue III
    (Image and written article)

  • Vital Grace and Moving Images, November 2011
    Center for Visual Arts, Greensboro, NC (Live drawing of dancers during dance performances)

Awards, Grants, and Recognitions

  • Recipient, Central Piedmont Regional Artists Hub Grant, 2019
    Arts Greensboro, Greensboro, NC

  • Recipient, Dorothea Lange-Paul Taylor Prize, 2016
    Center for Documentary Studies, Duke University, Durham, NC

  • Honorable Mention, Jerry’s Artarama Portrait Contest, 2015
    (National contest with over 2000 entries)

  • Third Place, Matisse/Derivan Fall Painting Contest, 2015
    (National contest using Matisse/Derivan brand paints)

  • Best in Show, All Members Juried Exhibition, October 2013
    Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC

  • Recipient, Central Piedmont Regional Artists Hub Grant, 2013
    ArtsGreensboro, Greensboro, NC

  • Recipient, Central Piedmont Regional Artists Hub Grant, 2010
    Arts Greensboro, Greensboro, NC

Lectures, Critiques, Workshops

  • Visiting Artist/Critique/Presenter, East Carolina University, November 2018
    Jenkins Fine Art Center, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

  • Lecturer, “The Pass/Fail Series”, September 2018
    University Galleries, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC

  • Lecturer, “The Pass/Fail Series”, January 2018
    Center for Documentary Studies, Duke University, Durham, NC

  • Instructor, “Art of Making” Workshop, June 2017
    University of North Carolina @ Greensboro, Greensboro, NC

  • Lecturer, “The Pass/Fail Series”, April 2016
    Greenville Museum of Art, Greenville, NC

  • Lecturer, “The Pass/Fail Series”, October 2014
    Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC

  • Juror, Randolph Artists Guild 32nd Annual Juried Exhibition, May 2014
    Randolph Artist Guild, Asheboro, NC

Selected Bibliography

Collections

  • Archive of Documentary Arts, Rubenstein Library, Duke University

  • Petrucci Family Foundation of African American Art, Asbury, NJ

  • Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC