Times Square, 1962





There Is No Eye: John Cohen Photographs
powerHouse Books, NY 2001

one man shows:

Wave Gallery, Brescia, Italy, 2007
Ice Box Gallery, Minneapolis, MN, 2006
Mizel Center, Denver, Colorado, 2005
Silver Eye  Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, PA, 2005
Neuberger Museum, Purchase College SUNY, 2004
Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, South Carolina, 2004
Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts, 2004
Middle Tennessee State Univ. Murfreesboro, TN, 2004
Daytona Beach Center for Photography, Daytona Beach, FL, 2003
Witherspoon Museum, Greensboro, NC, 2003
Santa Fe College, photo gallery, NM, 2003
Chicago Cultural Center, 2003
Photographic Resource Center, Boston, Massachusetts, 2002
Nacional Museo de Arte, Lima, Peru, 1992
Side Gallery, Newcastle, England, 1981
Photographers Gallery, Wales, 1980
Neuberger Museum, SUNY Purchase, 1977
Rhode Island School of Design Museum, 1970
Image Gallery, NY, 1960
American Institute of Graphic Artists, 1959
Yale University Art Museum, 1958
Limelight Gallery, NY, 1957

group shows:

Metropolitan Museum of Art "Recent Acquisitions: A Decade of Collecting" 2001
Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, "Insiders: Intimate Images" 1999
Photo Eye Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, "This World, Another World" 1998
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, "Keeping Time: the Music Photographs of John Cohen & Milt Hinton" 1997
Photographic Resource Center, Boston, "Extended Play" 1997
Brooklyn Museum, "A Spiritual Journey, " photography in Latin America, 1997
Queens College, NYC, "Andean Light" 1996
Whitney Museum of American Art, "Beat Culture and the New America, 1950-1965" 1995
New York University Gallery, "Beat Generation" 1994
292 Gallery, NY, "The Sixties" 1994
National Portrait Gallery, "Rebels, Poets & Artists of the 1950s"
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, "Spirit of the New Landscape" 1978
Visual Arts Gallery, NY, (with Bruce Davidson, Robert Frank, Ernst Haas, Art Kane, Saul Leiter, Jay Maisel and Gorden Parks) 1963
Image Gallery, NY 1961

photographs in the collection of:

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Brooklyn Museum
Museum of Modern Art
Victoria & Albert Museum, London
Side gallery, Newcastle, England
Rhode Island School of Design
Neuberger Museum
New York Public Library
National Portrait Gallery
Corcoran Gallery of Art

photographs published in:

Rolling Stone, Book of the Beat, 1999
Creative Camera (England) (portfolio 1973)
Library of Congress Folklife Annual (portfolio)
Aperture magazine (portfolio 1972)

Vanity Fair, Life, Time, Fortune, Esquire, NY Times Magazine, Seventeen, Harper's Bazaar, Popular Photography, US Camera Annual, Natural History Magazine, Interview, Rolling Stone

"Beat Culture & the New America" (Whitney Museum catalog)
"Moving Out" (National Gallery of Art - catalog of Robert Frank retrospective)
"Naked Lens: Beat Cinema" (cover) Creation Pub.
"Jack Kerouac: Angleheaded Hipster" S. Turner, Bloomsbury
"Blam! The Explosion of Pop, Minimalism & Performance 1958-1964" Whitney Museum of Art
"Red Grooms" catalog, Abbeville
"Alice Neel" catalog, Philadelphia Museum of Art
"The Stamp of Impulse: Abstract Expressionist Prints," Acton, Worcester Museum