Steven COX
(b.1986, Aberdeen, Scotland)
Lives and works in Edinburgh, Scotland



MA Contemporary Art Theory & Curating, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh


BA Fine Art (Hons), Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, Dundee



No Lemons No Melon, PRACTISE Gallery, Chicago, 6 May - 17 June


Good Vibrations, Galerie Jerome Pauchant, Paris, 13 October - 9 December, extended to Dec. 22.

I Intend To Live Forever, So Far, So Good, Galerie 95, Biel/Bienne, Switzerland, 21 July - 2 September

Steven Cox and Sarah Peters, Halsey McKay Gallery, New York, 15 April - 13 May


Language Barrier, Annarumma Gallery, Naples, 29 October - 10 December

Post No Bills, Galleri Benoni, Copenhagen, 26 February - 26 March

A Moveable Feast, Steven Cox and Bas van den Hurk, Galerie Jerome Pauchant, Paris, 7 Jan - 12 Mar


Somewhere Along The Line, Ana Cristea Gallery, New York, 5 Feb - 14 Mar

An End Has A Start, Annarumma Gallery, Naples, 17 Jan - 28 Feb


An Ode To No One, Halsey McKay Gallery, New York, 3 May - 1 June

Remnants, Smart Gallery, Aberdeen, 3 May - 15 June    


Clinging To The Wreckage, Old Ambulance Depot, Edinburgh­, 7 - 10 June


Roaming Wild Pastures, Old AmbulanceDepot, Edinburgh, 16 - 19 Nov



Trauma / Forays Into Contemporary Painting, Marignana Arte, Venice, Italy,September - October. Steven Cox, Francesco De Prezzo, Silvia Infranco, Giuseppe Adamo, Stijn Ank, Maurizio Donzzelli, Serene Fineschi, Roy Thurston, Anne Laure Sacriste

Haven?t We Met Before?, A-M-G5, Glasgow,24 - 26 May. Steven Cox, Kevin Harman, Michael Staniak, Bernie Reid, Steff Norwood

Nice To Meet You, Ltd Ink Corporation, Edinburgh,3 - 5 May. Steven Cox, Kevin Harman, Michael Staniak, Bernie Reid, Steff Norwood


Silent Poetry, Galerie Jerome Pauchant, Paris, 27 October - 20 December

Mostly Abstract_V.03, Galleri Benoni, Copenhagen, Denmark, 16 March -21 April Steven Cox, Veo Friis Jespersen, Peter Rune Christiansen, Michael Bennett, Fabian Treiber, Nicky Sparre-Ulrich
Den Moderne Kunstsalon, Busch Risvig Collection, Vestjyllands Kunstpavillon, Videbaek, 10 February - 25 February. Steven Cox, David Stjernholm, Francesca Longhini, Hesselholdt & Mejlvang, James Krone, Jan S. Hansen,
Jonas Lund, Kristian Touborg, Martin Lukac, Mette Winckelmann, Morten Barker, Peter Mohall, Rose Eken, Ricardo Passaporte, Ryan Nord Kitchen, Mikkel Carl, Tyra Tingleff, Andrew Birk, Ethan Cook, Robin Seir, Ted Gahl, A/O...
Wunderkammer, An Epistemological Buffet, KH7 Artspace, Aarhus, 9 February - 1 March. Steven Cox, Zane Lewis, Colin Penno, Tom Anholt, Peter Mohall, Charlie Roberts, Wolfgang Voegele, Ted Gahl, Luc Fuller, Jonathan Ryan Storm, Pierre Knop, Nick Theoball, A/O...


Attitudes In Painting, Hunted Projects, Lepsien Art Foundation, Dusseldorf, 29 April - 14 May. Steven Cox, Samuel Francois, Ina Gerken, Gijs van Lith, Colin Penno, Struan Teague

First, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, 5 April - 29 April. Dough Cocker RSA, Steven Cox, Ian Howard RSA, Joanna Kessel, Lorna McIntosh RSA, Alan Robb RSA, Bronwen Sleigh, Dawn Youl


Face To Face,Ernesto Esposito Collection, Palazzo Fruscione, Salerno, 22 March - 1 May

Whatspace, Halsey McKay Gallery, New York, 12 March - 3 April. Wade Guyton, Steven Cox, Wendy White, Cheryl Donegan, Aleana Egan, Rachel Koolen


Neighbours Vol.III, Curated by Whatspace, Manor Grunewald Studio, Gent, 18 - 26 April (with Eva Berendes, Koen Deleare, Bas Van Den Hurk, Danai Anesiadou, Giulia Cenci)

Above and Below, Galerie Derouillon, Paris, 29 Jan - 3 March (with John Dante Bianchi, Doug Clonninger, Alessandro Moroder, Joan Salo, Jesper S. Madsen)


On The Benefits of Delayed Gratification, Ana Cristea Gallery, 11 Dec - 24 Jan (with Mikkel Carl, Russell Tyler )

Volatile, Galleri Jacob Bjørn, Aarhus, 8 Nov - 30 Dec (with Ted Gahl, Clare Grill, Joseph Hart, Sofia Leiby, Jesse Littlefield, John Roebas, Bill Saylor, Ryan Wallace)

Ghost Current, Curated by Ryan Wallace, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, 31 Oct - 22 Nov (with Glen Baldridge, Colby Bird, Patrick Brennan, Graham Collins, Ned Colclough, Georgia Dickie, Chris Duncan, Hilary Harnischfeger, Sara Greenberger Rafferty, Rachel Foullon, Ted Gahl, Karl Haendel, Adam Helms, Jeremy Jansen, Augustus Nazzaro, Matt Kenny, Hilary Pecis, Lauren Luloff)

Morphol Scowl, Piccadilly Place, Manchester, 11 Apr - 24 Apr (with Amba Sayal Bennett, Brian Chalkley, Chris Daly, Daniel Fogarty, Faye Coral Johnson, Robin Megganity, Brian Mountford, Jon Pilkington, Neil Raitt, Mike Redmond, Tal Regev, Jacopo Tabona)


Paint On Paint Off, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, New York, 16 Nov - 8 Dec (with Elise Adibi, Trudy Benson, Louisa Chase, Mark DeLong, Keltie Ferris, Alison Fox, Mary Heilmann, Chris Martin, Eddie Martinez, Scott Olson, Joey Piziali, Hayal Pozanti, Zak Prekop, Nathlie Provosty, Tyson Reeder, Chuck Webster)

Annual, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, 23 Nov - 26 Jan 2014


Art Rotterdam, Private View Gallery, 8 - 11 February


Art Herning, Galleri Benoni, 27 - 29 January


YIA Art Fair Brussels, Galerie Jerome Pauchant, 21 - 24 April

Art Herning, Galleri Benoni, 29 - 31 January

Art Herning, Galleri Jacob Bjorn, 29 - 31 January


Dallas Art Fair, Ana Cristea Gallery, New York, 9 - 12 April

Arte Fiera, Annarumma Gallery, Bologna, Italy, 29 January - 1 February


UNTITLED, Halsey McKay Gallery, New York, 2 ? 6 December

Artissima, Brand New Gallery, Milan, 7 ? 9 November


ArtMRKT Hamptons, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, New York, 11 ? 14 July

The Other Art Fair, London, 25 ? 28 April


2011 - Present - Hunted Projects 



Talbot Rice Gallery, They Do Things Differently ThereEdinburgh - 5 - 19 June

(Duncan Campbell, The Otolith Group, Ross Chisholm, Thomson and Craighead, Lorna Macintyre, S Mark Gubb and Roadkill, Raydale Dower, David Raymond Conroy, Tracey Eastham, Stuart Fallon, Ailsa Lochhead, Omar Zingaro Bhatia)


Lepsien Art Foundation, Dusseldorf, Germany, 1 September 2016 - 31 August 2017

Leo XIII Guest Atelier, Tilburg, Netherlands - 1 May - 31 August 2015


Pip Seymour Painting Prize, 2014


Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee University, 16 May 2016

Arts Brighton, University of Brighton, 15 April 2016

Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art, Copenhagen, 21 - 22 October 2015


Scandale Project, Interview with Fiona Vilmer, 10 February 2018

Artland App, Top 3 Gallery Booths At Art Rotterdam, 9 February 2018.

Wall Street Magazine,The Browsing Chamber, 8 December 2017

Montana Cans - Introducing Steven Cox, 8 January 2017

The Rome - Steven Cox, The Mental Discourse, Language Barrier, By Anita Pepe, 9 December, 2016

Artribune - A Matter Which Is Called Time, Language Barrier, By Antonello Tolve, 18 November, 2016

ExpoParis - A Moveable Feast, By Arnaud Idelon, 10 February, 2016

Point Contemporain - A Moveable Feast, 2 February, 2016

Fisk Frisk Magazine - A Moveable Feast, 22 January 2016

ParisBouge - A Moveable Feast, By Jane Roussel, 14 January 2016

Aujourdhui - A Moveable Feast, 13 January 2015

Leo XIII - Interview with Whitney Kimball, November 2015

Artevie Publishing - Featured Artist, November 2015

Fisk Frisk - Interview with Vincenzo Della Corte, 9 September 2015

LVL3 Media - Artist Of The Week - March 2015

BLOUINARTINFO, 5 Must-See Gallery Shows

Art Daily - 12 February 2015

MODERN PAINTERS Magazine, 24 Artists To Watch In 2015, Dec 2014 - Jan 2015

ArtNews - Art Basel Miami Beach, By Andrew Russeth, 8 December 2014

ArtFCity - Untitled Miami, By Paddy Johnson, 4 December 2014

Interview with Peter Ibsen, Copenhagen Contemporary 

DustMagazine Online

Interview with Painter's Bread



Five Art Fair Cliches to Retire, Modern Painters Magazine, October - November 2016 Issue,

Code Art Fair Review, Blouin Artinfo Online


Catalogue Essay and Interview, Folkert de Jong, Amabilis Insania The Pleasing Delusion, Middelheim Museum, Antwerp