2003-2006    Masters in Fine Arts, School of Art & Art History, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
2000-2002    Post Baccalaureate Studies in Photography, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
1999-2001    Bachelor of Art in English and Minor in Studio Art, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
1997-1999    Associate of Art, Oxford College of Emory University, Oxford, GA

Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

2020              prone and plumb, Asphodel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (forthcoming)

2018              Hard Places, Ejecta Projects, Carlisle, PA 

2016              Joy Drury Cox: Book Works, New Hampshire Institute of Art,
                            Roger Williams Gallery, Manchester, NH
                      Please Print Legibly, Institute 193, Lexington, KY

2015              Pockets, Lump, Raleigh, NC
                      Method (with Wendy Collin Sorin), Golden Belt Studios, Durham, NC 

2014              Stranger, Workshop at Christian Berst, New York, NY
                      Or, Some of the Whale, Launch F18, New York, NY 

2013              Given Shapes, F.L.A. Gallery, Gainesville, FL

2011              Some Titles in a Library, Old School on Mott Street in conjunction with
                             The New Museum’s Festival for New Ideas, New York, NY

2009              Joy Drury Cox and Ann Woo, Humble Arts Foundation, NADA Art Fair, Miami, FL
                      Text. (or in the vacancy of), Greenlease Gallery, Kansas City, MO

2003              Joy Drury Cox and Kim Hoeckele New Photographs, Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta, GA


Selected Group Exhibitions

2019                The Atlanta Biennial, Atlanta Contemporary, Atlanta, GA
                              Co-curators: Phillip March Jones and Daniel Fuller
                        Deep Space Laundry, Washer Dryer Projects, Salt Lake City, UT
                              Currator: Jon Feinstein
                        Rulers, Coco Hunday, Tampa, FL
                        How It Is, Asphodel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 

2018                And light followed the flight of sound, Candela Gallery, Richmond, VA
                        The Temperture: Born Under a Bad Sign, The Neon Heater Gallery, Findlay, OH
                        Anti-Nostalgia, The Carrack, Durham, NC
                        Summer Reading, Woskob Family Gallery, Penn State University, State College, PA
                        The Contemporaries, Light: Art + Design, Chapel Hill, NC

2017                Ephemeroptera, The Hand, Brooklyn, NY
                        Digiscapes, Lump Gallery, Raleigh, NC
                        UNC Art Faculty Exhibition, Light: Art + Design, Chapel Hill, NC
                        Piles, Stacks, Lumps & Mounds, Canal Street Market, New York, NY
                        Bookish, Light: Art + Design, Chapel Hill, NC
                        The Nothing That Is: A Drawing Show In Five Parts (V. 2), The Carnegie, Covington, KY 

2016                Anywhere But Here, Lump, Raleigh, NC
                        The Authority of the Book, Turchin Center for the Visual Arts,
                               Appalachian State University, Boone, NC
                       n e w f l e s h, Rubber Factory, New York, NY
                       Continuum, Light: Art + Design Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC
                       Camstellation, Contemporary Art Museum of Raleigh, NC

 2015               Neo-Pre-Post-Contra-Para-Anti-Hyper-Pro-Trans-Ultra-Photography, Spectre Arts,
                               Durham, NC, Curator:  elin o'Hara slavick
                        METHOD with Wendy Collin Sorin, Goldenbelt Studios, Durham, NC
                        The Nothing That Is: A Drawing Show In Five Parts, CAM Raleigh, Raleigh, NC
                               Curator: Bill Thelen and Jason Poland

 2014              Artist/Novelist, The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building,
                            Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
                       The Whales of August, Wayfarers, Brooklyn, NY
                       Cross-Reference, Emory University Visual Arts Gallery, Atlanta, GA

 2013              Home, Station 21, Zurich, Switzerland
                       RANSOM, Wayfarers Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
                       (con)TEXT, Sharon Arts Center, Peterborough, NH, Curator: Tim Donavan
                       1XX, Launch F18, New York, NY, Curator: Sam Trioli

 2012              Bound to Printed Matter, Howland Public Library, Beacon, NY
                       STARDUST, 1591 Gallery, Rahway, NJ
                       Hidden in Plain Sight, Cindy Rucker Gallery, New York, NY
                            Curator David Andrew Frey of Culture Hall
                       Small Prints, Flash Forward Festival, Boston, MA. Curators: Jon Feinstein and Amani Olu

2011               A Strange Sense of Calm, Botanic Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
                       One If By Wanderlust, 25 CPW, New York, NY
                       Tuesday, Mixed Greens, New York, NY. Curator: Amani Olu
                       The New Show, The New School Employee Art Exhibition, Fine Arts Gallery, NY, NY

 2010              In Advance of a Lecture, Humble Arts Foundation, NADA Art Fair, Miami, FL
                       re:Context, Cindy Rucker Gallery, New York, NY. Curator: Brad Silk
                       Nowhere: Selections from the Hand Drawn Map Association, Arcadia University
                            Art Gallery, Glenside, PA.  Curator:  Kris Harzinski
                       MUSEUM ALL-OVER, John Erickson Musuem of Art with the Raccolte Frugone Museum,
                            Genoa, Italy
                       Little Wonder, John Erickson Museum of Art at Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast,
                            Northern Ireland
                       Structures and Subversions, Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee State University,
                            Johnson City, TN
                       Chairs, LOOKbetween, Festival of the Photograph, Charlottesville, VA
                       1/1000 sf/ft, NC Music Factory, Charlotte, NC  Curator: Dugg Dugg

2009                We Do Our Part, Envoy Enterprises, New York, NY
                        Linear Progression, Horse Trader Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
                        Evading Customs, Brown Gallery, London, England
                        FAX, The Drawing Center, New York, NY
                        Cleopatra’s: Trade Secrets, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY
                        Anonymous Drawings Archive Selection 2009, Fruehsorge Contemporary Drawings,
                             Berlin, Germany
                        International Festival for Photography and Video, GoEun Museum of Photography,
                             Busan, Korea

 2008               Anonymous Drawings No.9, Kunstraum Kruezberg/Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
                       Communication Breakdown, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY
                       Communication Breakdown (Part 2), Galerie Impaire, Paris, France
                       The Form Itself, Priska  C. Juschka Fine Art, New York, NY
                            Curator: Michael Bühler-Rose
                       Nineteenth Annual Juried Exhibition, Viridian Artists Gallery, New York, NY
                            Juror:  Elisabeth Sussman
                       Eggcartonopolis, HQ Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
                       Day Job, Fine Arts Gallery, Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY
                       Mapping Correspondence: Mail Art in the Twenty-first Century,
                            The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
                       Why + Wherefore, online exhibition, Curators: Summer Guthery, Lumi Tan, Nick Weist

 2007              Apocalypse Wow, Jersey City, NJ
                       Videogarden, Long Island City, NY
                       Analogous Logic, Temporary Storage/ Brooklyn Fireproof Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
                       How Can You Be In Two Places at Once When You Are Not Anywhere At All?,
                           Live With Animals Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

 2006              Applications, Thesis Exhibition, University Gallery, Gainesville, FL     


2018                Compound Fractures, artist book with Ben Alper, published by Flat Space Studio

                        And the Light Followed the Flight of Sound, published by One Day Projects

2014                Stranger, artist book published by Conveyor Editions

2013                Or, Some of the Whale, artist book published by Conveyor Editions

2012                Old Man and Sea, artist book published by Conveyor Editions

2011                Mapping, Conveyor Magazine Issue No. 2

                        Everything is Dolphins, Timothy Hutchings, Ed.

2010                Breadlines, Yam Magazine. Hilary Schaffner, Ed.

2008                Blir Magazine. Jennifer Gomez Ed. Online magazine

                        She Told Two Friends, Online curatorial project 

                        Irving Sandler Artist’s File, Artists Space, online exhibition

2007                The Agriculture Reader. No. 2.  Jeremy Schmall, Ed.  Winter 07.  pp. 67-69


Dolan, Kathleen, “Local Tide,” Thru Media, Online review, February 21, 2016.

Luse, Mimi, “The Nothing That Is - A Drawing Show in Five Parts,” Frieze, Issue 175, Nov-Dec. 2015.

Vitiello, Chris, “Off The Wall,” Indy Week, Visual Art Section, July 22, 2015.

Moeller, Candace, “Summer Seafaring: Get Your Sea Legs at Wayfarers’ Ocean-Themed Exhibition,”
Bushwick Daily, Arts and Culture, Aug. 15, 2014.

Packham, Chris, “Text, Design, Emotion,” The Pitch, Vol. 29, No. 10, Sept. 10-16, 2009. p. 16.

Cotter, Holland, “Last Chance: Cleopatra’s: Trade Secrets,” Museum and Gallery Listings, Art and Design,
The New York Times, May 14, 2009.

Coburn, Tyler, “Rhizome News:  A Question of Form,”  September 17, 2008.

Cullum, Jerry, “Opposites, Attractively Juxtaposed,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Section M “Arts,”
October 9, 2003.  p. 3.

Feaster, Felicia.  “Inhuman Touch,” Creative Loafing, Volume 32, No. 22, October 9, 2003. p. 59.

Feaster, Felicia.  “Point of View,” Creative Loafing, Volume 32, No. 15, August 21, 2003.  p. 47.

Feaster, Felicia.  “Bustin’ Out,” Creative Loafing, Volume 31, No. 39, February 5, 2003.  p. 63.