Samantha Cohen



Samantha Cohen in an interdisciplinary artist working in animation, installation, comics, and fibers media in the city of Portland, Oregon. Autobiographical narrative is central to her work where she implores themes of displacement, heartbreak, and humor.

In 2015 Samantha received an Oregon Arts Commission grant to participate in a residency at the Wassaic Project in Wassaic, NY where she exhibited her animation in their 2016 summer exhibition. She has consecutively participated in the Portland Zine Symposium 3 years in a row under “Wet Socks” and completed her MFA at the University of Oregon in 2014.