Horse Girl by Akina Cox
"Horse Girl," a new artist book by Akina Cox. A love letter to horses and the women who love them, "Horse Girl" explores not only Cox's longtime infatuation with horses, but also the symbiotic relationship developed between horses and women throughout history.
Akina Cox graduated from CalArts with an MFA in 2012. Her work has been included in exhibitions at Commonwealth and Council, Monte Vista Projects, and LACE. Her collaborative projects have been exhibited at the Center for the Arts Eagle Rock, as well as ForYourArt and the Santa Monica Museum of Art. Her artist books have been published by New Byzantium Press and Golden Spike Press, and can be purchased at Otherwild, and the MOCA Bookstore in Los Angeles, Art Metropole in Toronto, and Printed Matter in New York City. She lives and works in Los Angeles.