Erika Cosby Net Worth, Bio, Husband, Education, Married, Death, Family

Erika Cosby Net Worth, Bio, Husband, Education, Married, Death, Family

Facts about Erika Cosby

Net Worth  $3 million
Salary  Over $100 thousand annually
Income Source  Painter and professor
Birthday  April 8, 1965
Education (High School and College)  Wesleyan University, School of Visual Arts, University of California and Skowhegan School of Painting
Death  She is alive
Married  Yes
Husband  Wilson
Height  5 ft 7 inches
Weight  69 kg
Nationality  American
Ethnicity  African-American
Residence Shelburne, Massachusetts, United States

Erika Cosby Biography and Early Life

Erika Cosby is a contemporary American painter and professor. She was born Erika Ranee Cosby on April 8, 1965 in Los Angeles, California, United States and she was raised there. She was born to her parents named Bill Cosby (Father) and Camille Cosby (Mother). She grew up with four siblings named Ensa Cosby (Sister), Elvin Harrah Cosby (Sister), Erinn Chalene Cosby (Sister) and Ennis Cosby (Brother).

Erika Cosby Net Worth

Erika Cosby net worth is estimated to be $3 million. She earns over $100 thousand as salary annually. Her net worth and salary amassed due to the success in her career as a painter and professor.

Erika Cosby Career

Erika Cosby worked as an artist in residence at the Abrons Arts Center from 2009 until 2010 and she was the recipient of a New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in Painting. In 2011, she was awarded a studio grant from The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation. In 2012, she was included in Jayson Musson and Marilyn Minter’s group show at the New York’s Family Business called ‘It’s a Small, Small World.’ From 2012 until 2013, Cosby worked as an adjunct art professor at New York University and she did so alongside Dike Blair, Wayne Koestenbaum and Huma Bhabha. Her work titled Hanging Out To Dry was displayed at the 50th anniversary of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art in 2014.

In July, 2015, she was the curator of a pop-up group art show in artist Jennifer Coates’ Brooklyn Studio called ‘Eye Contact’ and it features arts by Cosby, Rina Banerjee, Ellen Gallagher, Nina Chanel Abney, David Armacost, Lauren Gidwitz, Ryan Schneider. Over the years, her works has been featured in galleries such as SALTWORKS contemporary Art, the Arlington Arts Center, Slate Gallery, The Last Brucennial and more.

Erika Cosby Education (High School and College)

Erika Cosby studied at Wesleyan University. She also studied at School of Visual Arts in New York City, where she earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1989 and in 1991, she graduated with a Master of Fine Arts from the University of California, Berkeley. She also attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in Maine for a nine-week summer residency course.

Erika Cosby Husband

Erika Cosby is married to her husband named Wilson.

Erika Cosby Death

Erika Cosby is alive and therefore, information regarding her death is false.

Erika Cosby Family

Erika Cosby was born to her parents named Bill Cosby (Father) and Camille Cosby (Mother). She grew up with four siblings named Ensa Cosby (Sister), Elvin Harrah Cosby (Sister), Erinn Chalene Cosby (Sister) and Ennis Cosby (Brother). Two of her siblings are dead and they include; Erin Cosby, who was murdered in 1997 and Ensa Cosby, who died of kidney disease in 2018.

Erika Cosby Height and Weight

Erika Cosby stands at a height of 5 ft 7 inches. She weighs 69 kg.

Erika Cosby Nationality and Ethnicity

Erika Cosby is of American nationality. She is of African-American ethnicity.

Erika Cosby Residence

Erika Cosby resides in Shelburne, Massachusetts, United States.

Social Media Presence

Cosby is not very active on social media networks.

Controversies, rumours and legal issues

In 2018, Erika’s father, famous comedian and television personality Bill Cosby was sentenced to three to ten years imprisonment for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand at his home in 2004.

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