2013 M.F.A., Painting & Printmaking, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT.
2008 B.A. in Studio Art & East Asian Studies, DePauw University, Geencastle, IN.
2017 Ocotillo, Group Show curated by Jonathan DeDecker, Stella Elkins Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.
2016 GRAMMAR, Group Exhibition, Coustof Waxman Gallery, New York, NY.
Rise & Grind, a Mural & Exhibition by Drea Cofield. Ideal Glass Gallery, New York, NY
Bomb Pop-Up!. Group Exhibition. 1822 Fulton Street. Brooklyn, NY.
Drea Cofield . Solo Exhibition. Durden & Ray. Los Angeles, CA.
2015 The Landscape Changes 30 Times. Group Exhibition. Anahita Gallery. Tehran, Iran.
2014 Night Garten Mural by Drea Cofield Opening. Olde Mecklenberg Brewery. Charlotte, NC.
2013 For Ed: Splendor in the Grass with Olympic Lad & Lass. Group Exhibition curated by Robert Storr. New Haven, CT.
Seduction. Group Exhibition. C.C.C.P. North Light Gallery. Brooklyn, NY.
We Had Lunch Together. Solo Exhibition. Aisling Gallery at The Study. New Haven, CT
Painting & Printmaking Thesis Exhibition. Yale School of Art. New Haven, CT
2012 Second-Year MFA Painting Exhibition. Yale School of Art. New Haven, CT
2012 Video Screening Curated by Meredith James & Michel Auder. New York City, NY.
2011 First-Year MFA Painting Exhibition. Yale School of Art. New Haven, CT.
Figuratively Speaking. Group Exhibition. Twenty-Two Gallery. Charlotte, NC.
2010 Solo Exhibition. Whiskey Warehouse. Charlotte, NC.
2010 The Hot Ones Only Get Hotter. Group Exhibition. Rogue Elefant Gallery. Indianapolis, IN
2009 Fetish. Duo Exhibition. The Low Road Gallery. Greencastle, IN
Group Exhibition. International School of Painting, Drawing and Sculpture, Montecastello, Italy
2008 Senior Show 2008. Group Exhibition. Richard E. Peeler Art Center. DePauw University. Greencastle, IN.
The Mirror. Solo Exhibition. Richard E. Peeler Art Center. DePauw University. Greencastle, IN.
2015 Rema Hort Mann Foundation Emerging Artist Grant Nominee
2012 Yale School of Art, Gloucester Painting Prize
2011 The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant
Art Residency with Odd Nerdrum, Stavern, Norway.
2009 National Society of Arts & Letters, Naomi Winston Scholarship
Fifth-Year Intern Honor Program. DePauw University Art Department. Greencastle, IN.
Art Residency at the International School of Painting, Drawing, & Sculpture, Montecastello di Vibio, Italy
2008 Fritz-Smith Memorial Award. DePauw University Acquisition. Greencastle, IN.
2017 The Brooklyn Rail, April 2017, Illustrations for Critic's Page, Pages 7, 8, 10,11,13,14, 15.
2016 Precog Magazine, Vol. 2 “Techno-S”, contributor, “Shag Shag,” “ ’Slighting”.
2017 BPU02: I Want to Believe. A Six-Day Art & Music Residency by BombPop!Up Productions including a Group Art Show curated by Drea Cofield., Music Performances, Social Programming & Fundraising, and a printed pamphlet of artist-made conspiracy theories. Coustof Waxman Annex, 10 Montgomery Street, New York, NY.
2016 Bomb Pop-Up! Show: A Three-day Three-Story Art & Music Show Curated by Drea Cofield including 34 artists, a Group Show, 13 Project Spaces, 2 Art Performances, 4 Music Performances, one DJ, & one Zine. 1822 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY.