Name

Tyler Cohen

About

Tyler Cohen is a cartoonist who uses autobiography and surrealism to explore gender, parenthood, race, and female experience in her book Primahood: Magenta (Stacked Deck Press)—winner 2017 Bisexual Book Award for Graphic Memoir. Her work has appeared online at PEN America/PEN Illustrated and MuthaMagazine.com and in print in the Ignatz Award-winning anthology, Qu33r, Alphabet, and The Feminist Utopia Project. Tyler also illustrated her sister Kerry Cohen's memoir, Girl Trouble (Hawthorne Press).

Tyler Cohen lives in San Francisco and works as a freelance artist, teacher, and designer. Available for commissions.

Education

MFA – Drawing & Painting

California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

BA

University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Awards

Winner, Graphic Memoir Bisexual Book Awards

Specialties

  • visual narrative
  • book arts
  • drawing
  • storyboarding

Skills

  • Drawing
  • Cartooning
  • Storyboarding
  • Book Design
  • Adobe CS5