Carolyn Cohen

The Dispossessed (Aaqif)
The Dispossessed (Aaqif)
The Dispossessed (Aaqif)
Homeless (Michelle)

Hand pieced, hand embroidered quilt using hand dyed and found fabric.

Homeless (Alexus)

Hand pieced, hand sewn quilt using hand dyed and found fabric

Carolyn Cohen

28" X 32"

Cotton and Cotton Thread


The Dispossessed (Darla)

Hand embroidered batik.


watercolor on paper

Carolyn Cohen is a textile artist and photographer living in the Philadelphia area. She is best known for her work around social justice issues, particularly regarding the brutazliation of women, children, and the LGBTQ community.  Her recent work consists of textile work and paintings that pay homage to the LGBTQ community, portraying both heroes and victims within this community.

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