Lynn Cox

Instructor of Visual Arts
Jackson Dinsdale Art Center

Lynn Cox teaches painting, computer art, 2D design and Art History at Hastings College.

He was born in a small village in east central Ohio Appalachian coal country, and began the serious study of Art at Kent State University with Arthur Limbach Jr. He then went on to The Ohio State University to earn his BFA.

Cox studied painting with Robert King, Robert Mosokowitz and John Torreano among others, and continued his education and growth by earning an MFA in painting from the University of Massachusetts–Amherst, where he studied with John Grillo, James Hendricks, George Wardlaw and Walter Kamys.

Cox has been a laborer in brickyards and heavy highway construction, an installer of information retrieval systems for DOD, a carpenters helper, a database designer, a factory certified Mercedes-Benz automotive technician and trainer, a freelance graphic designer, photographer, computer graphics consultant and teacher.

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