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Chandra Cox

Alumni Distinguished Professor of Media Arts, Design and Technology


Chandra Cox is a practicing artist, image-maker who works in a range of mediums from oil, acrylic to digital media.

Professor Cox’s work has been presented in numerous museums and galleries around the country such as the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh and the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. Her artworks in public collections include NC State University, North Carolina Central University and the University Of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She illustrated the children’s book Christmas Makes Me Think published by Lee and Low of New York. Among her awards are the Artist-in-Residence Fellowship at the Headlands Center for the Arts in Sausalito, Calif.

Professor Cox also has received the Outstanding Teacher Award in 1985 and 1995, and the Undergraduate Alumni Distinguished Professor Award in 1988.

Sampled Works

Beatties Metro Police Station:

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Rosa Parks Community Center:

Rosa Parks Place Community Center Screen Shot 2018-04-26 at 3.10.32 PM

Craft Magazine:

Craft Magazine

Sugar Creek Light Rail Station:

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L1070766 Sugar Creek Light Rail Station

Old Concord Rd. Light Rail Station:

Cox Cannon Cats-0137 IMG_9813 Old Concord Rd. Light Rail Station

Old Concord Road Cox Cannon Cats-0168

NC 4th Grade Social Studies Textbook:

NC 4th Grade Social Studies Book

Christmas Makes Me Think (Children’s Book)

Christmas Makes Me Think151chocolate cake CMMT, Making my list


Area(s) of Expertise

Drawing, painting, design fundamentals, digital media