Kohler received his National Diploma in Fine Art from the Ruth Prowse School of Art and Design in Cape Town, 2000. He has exhibited in art fairs and group shows across South Africa and internationally, including Is There Still Life curated by Prof. Michael Godby; OFF Africa (2014) and Trop Comprendre at Sulger-Buel Lovell (2017) curated by Andrew Lamprecht. He has produced three solo shows to date shown in South Africa; Given to Fly (2012), De(re)tritus (2014), and R3:FORM4RE (2019) at Gallery MOMO Johannesburg. Kohler has also exhibited at Sulger-Buel Lovell, namely Clay Opera (2017) and At the Still Point of the Turning World (2018) curated by Andrew Lamprecht. He received the ItWeb / Brainstorm Competition award in 2012 with his entry commissioned by Vodacom. In 2013, he was the winner of the Lovell Gallery artist competition; and he was the winner of the Thami Mnyele Best Sculpture award in 2017. His work is housed in both private and public collections, the latter including the Nando’s Collection, the Hollard Collection, SAB and Fusion UK.