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Marugame Friends
Discovering long lost friends from kindergarten days in Marugame, on the island of Shikoku in Japan. Pictured here is Margaret w
Thu, 11/15/2018 - Tue, 12/31/2019
River Fugues Lecture at New York Studio School
Tue, 10/29/2013

Fall 2013

October 8: Louise Fishman: On Her Work
October 9: Sabine Rewald: Balthus's Cats and Girls
October 15: Lisa Yuskavage and Phong Bui: In Conversation
October 16: Hrag Vartanian: What's So Funny About Art? Art Criticism and Humor
October 30: William Corbett and Roy Davis: Showing Albert York

November 5: Hilary Harkness: On Her...

THIRST at Proteus Gowanus Interdisciplinary Gallery and Reading Room
Thirst- 1998 Installation Proposal Drawing- mixed media on paper, 22" x 30 "
Sun, 09/15/2013 - Sat, 12/28/2013

543 Union Street down the alley off Nevins
Proteus Gowanus Launches New Yearlong Theme, WATER
First Exhibition: Containment
Opening Reception, Sunday, September 15, 6-9pm

Proteus Gowanus opens its doors Sunday, September 15th
with a new interdisciplinary theme for 2013/14: WATER

Please join us for free wine and conversation at the opening reception for the first exhibition of the Water theme, plus a new...

Wyoming River Fugues: Combining Our Voices
Thu, 11/01/2012 - Mon, 12/31/2012

Faculty Institute and Symposium
Margaret Cogswell- principal resource person
September 2011, Spring 2012 and October 2012
University of Wyoming Art Museum
Sponsored by Colonel Rogers University of Wyoming Excellence Fund

Wyoming River Fugues at Art Museum of Wyoming
Fri, 09/07/2012 - Mon, 12/31/2012

Wyoming River Fugues is a solo exhibition opening at the Art Museum of the University of Wyoming in Laramie in September 2012. Wyoming River Fugues is a research-based mixed-media installation which explores the inter-dependence of the life of rivers, industry and the people who live along the river or whose lives are impacted by rivers in the state of Wyoming.

Cuyahoga Fugues Revisited
Cuyahoga Fugues Revisited
Fri, 02/03/2012 - Fri, 03/30/2012

For Immediate Release
Guggenheim Fellow Margaret Cogswell Revisits the Cuyahoga

Press Release PDF:
Press Packet (PDF + images):...

Residency at Ucross
Mon, 08/15/2011 - Fri, 09/09/2011

15 August - 9 September 2011 Margaret Cogswell will participate in a residency program at Ucross in Clearmont, Wyoming for continued research and development of Wyoming River Fugues, an inter-disciplinary project exploring the interdependence of the life of rivers, people and industry in the state of Wyoming. (

“Bridging the Gaps: Collaborations for Sustainability”
Thu, 05/19/2011

2011 New River Symposium
19-21 May 2011
Concord University
Athens, West Virginia
Organized by the National Committee for the New River, Friends of the New River, New River Gorge National River, New River Watershed Roundtable, and Concord University
-Presentation by Margaret Cogswell, including video from research on the New River for development of New River Fugues project, a work-in- progress. (

What Else is There? - 2004
Sun, 04/03/2011

April 2011
Video Screening
Cheltenham Poetry Festival
Cheltenham, UK

Fall 2005
Video and Installation
Time Space Limited
Hudson, New York

Turbulence (pre-war)
Tue, 02/01/2011

Turbulence (pre-war) - Poster Image by Margaret Cogswell 2003
A mixed-media drawing included in
Japan-U.S. Art Exchange Exhibition 2011
Works on Paper
February 2011
Bunkyo Civic Center
Tokyo, Japan
Curated by Yasuyuki Uzawa