John Edward Cox

Portrait of John Edward Cox
Portrait Photograph of John Edward Cox by Guilden Gilbert


Contemporary artist John Cox is amongst a breed of artists responsible for redefining “Bahamian art”. His work is unrehearsed, spiritual and eclectic. Born in 1973, he holds a BFA in Illustration and a Masters in Art Education from Rhode Island School of Design.

John taught in the Art Department at the College of the Bahamas for several years, influencing a new generation of emerging artists. He founded Popopstudios International Center for the Visual Arts, and in 2013 was appointed Creative Arts Director at Baha Mar.