Pam Cooper, born in the United Kingdom, moved to The United States in 1990 and studied at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York graduating in 1994.

She has exhibited in numerous shows nationally including P.S. 122 Gallery, Carriage House at Islip Museum in New York, the New Jersey State Museum, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, Austin Museum of Art, Texas and the Arthur Ross Gallery Philadelphia. She was awarded the opportunity to participate in the Artist in the Market Place program at the Bronx Museum.

Coopers work is included in the artist files at The Drawing Center, Pierogi 2000 and Momenta in New York City and the Arts Commission Gallery in San Francisco.

In 2003 she participated in the New Jersey Fine Arts Annual at The Morris Museum, Morristown, New Jersey and in 2004 won a scholarship for a residency at the Vermont Studio Workshop and in 2013 has been included in the Emerging Artists Series at the Monmouth Museum in New Jersey.