Dominick Cocozza is a nineteen-year-old Guatemalan American emerging artist based in Arlington, Virginia. Cocozza currently studies at Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), working towards a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Painting. His ambition for artistic excellence has led him to numerous successes. To name a few, Cocozza has exhibited his paintings in the United States Capitol building, Smithsonian Hirshhorn Museum, and The Phillips Collection in downtown Washington, DC. He has also received featured artist articles written by CNN and BBC News as well as a magazine cover in Arlington Magazine.
Cocozza is the owner of DCocozza Studios which is his fine arts company where he accepts commissioned work. He works in a wide variety of different art media and his artistic style combines prominent classical old master techniques with popular contemporary methods. He is a minority leader in the young adult art field and uses his social media platforms to share his artwork, knowledge, and experience with his peers.