Douglas Cohen

Douglas Cohen

Douglas Cohen

Undergraduate Deputy, Lecturer Doctoral, Coordinator of Music Composition, Director of Brooklyn College Composers' Forum.

  • B.F.A., M.F.A. California Institute of the Arts
  • Ph.D. State University of New York at Buffalo

Intermedia composer and often collaborator with film, performance and folk artists. Early advocate for digital media on the Internet. Organized the NewMusNet Conference of Arts Wire with Pauline Oliveros and later Arts Wire Systems Coordinator.

Specialist in American experimental music with particular attention to the work of John Cage, Morton Feldman and Pauline Oliveros.

Co-created and produced the evening length intermedia work imusicircus at Experimental Intermedia in New York and LACE Gallery in Los Angeles (later with the California EAR Unit at the L.A. County Museum of Art) as City Circus events for the John Cage exhibition Rolywholyover a Circus.