Three Cosmic Warriors

Ollie Cox (Abingdon, Virginia)
Ollie Cox (Abingdon, Virginia)
SKU: OCX-1108

Ollie Cox (Abingdon, Virginia),
Acrylic on cardboard
(16" x 34"), 2001

Ollie Cox in his home. 2009

Born in 1948 to one of the few African American families in Abingdon, Virginia, Ollie Cox got an education and got out of town. After graduating from Johnson C. Smith College in Durham, NC he worked in a series of “corporate jobs”, which took him to the west coast.