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Philip Frederick Koch Edit Profile


Philip Frederick Koch, American Artist. Recipient Mellon grantee, 1984, Ford grantee, 1979. M C.


Koch, Philip Frederick was born on March 30, 1948 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of George Julian Koch and Elizabeth (Capstaff) Koch Bellins.


Bachelor cum laude, Oberlin College, 1970. Master of Fine Arts, Indiana University, 1972.


Instructor painting, Center Washington State College, Ellensburg, 1972-1973; instructor painting, Maryland. Institute College of Art, Baltimore, since 1973.


  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Midwest Museum of American Art, 2010 & 1995, Clymer Museum of Art, 2010, Cape Cod Museum of Art, 2009 & 2003, University of Maryland 2008, & 2004 Earlham College, Indiana, 2002, Rahr West Art Museum, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, 1999, Lyon Weir Gallery, Chicago, 1999, Blanden Memorial Art Museum, 1998, Saginaw Art Museum, Michigan, 1997, Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, Maryland, 1995, Butler Institute of America Art, Salem, Ohio, 1995, Swope Art Museum, Indiana, 1995, 2001, Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Museum of Art, 1994, Payne Gallery Moravian College Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1990, Sazama Gallery, Chicago, 1991, Meredith Long & Company, Houston, 1984, 86, 88, 92, C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, 1981, 83, Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, 1989, 91, 2005, Alpers Fine Art, Andover, Massachusetts, 2005, Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 2005.


Married Alice Jonas, May 8, 1982. 1 child, Susan; 1 stepchild, Louisa Jonas.

George Julian Koch Bellins

Elizabeth (Capstaff) Koch Bellins

Alice Jonas

Susan Koch