Images

Biography

Born in New York 1942.
Lives and works in New York

Education
MFA State University of New York, Purchase, NY
BA Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA

Solo Exhibitions

2018
Superman Returns With Swimmers, Galerie Haverkampf, Berlin
Friends and Strangers, CANADA, New York
Magenta Nights, Adams and Ollman, Portland
Being like Water, with Jen DeNike, Anat Egbi, Los Angeles
2017
Superman Responds, Galerie Haverkampf, Berlin
FOCUS: Katherine Bradford, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Forth Worth
Sperone Westwater, New York
2016
Fear of Waves, CANADA, New York
Divers and Dreamers, Adams and Ollman, Portland
2015
Fred Giampietro Gallery, New Haven
Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland
2014
Adams and Ollman, Portland
Arts & Leisure, New York
Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
2013
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick
Steven Harvey Fine Art, New York
2012
Edward Thorp Gallery, New York
John Davis Gallery, Hudson
2011
Aucocisco Galleries, Portland
2010
John Davis Gallery, Hudson
Samson Projects, Boston
2008    
University of Maine Museum, Bangor
Rebecca Ibel Gallery, Columbus
2007
Edward Thorp Gallery, New York
2005
Sarah Bowen Gallery, Brooklyn
2004
ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick
2002
Canaday Gallery, Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr
1996
Katherine Bradford and Mark Wethli, Farnsworth Museum, Rockland
1994
David Beitzel Gallery, New York
1993
Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston
1992
Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Chicago
1991
Victoria Munroe Gallery, New York
Ohio State University, Columbus

Group Exhibitions

2018
Archival Exhibition Curated by Jennifer Farrell , Dieu Donné, Brooklyn
Summer of Love, Freight + Volume, New York
Bathing, Planthouse, New York
Dancing Goddesses, Dio Horia, Mikonos
Being Like Water, Anat Ebgi, Los Angeles
Redefining the Sublime, curated by Joel Sternfeld, The Hall Foundation at Gray Art Gallery, New York
The Solace of Amnesia, curated by Alexis Rockman and Katherine Glass Stowe, The Hall Foundation, Reading
A Time Before We Were Born: Visions of Arcadia, curated by Raphael Rubenstein, Sylvia Wald, and Po Kim, Po Kim Gallery, New York
Works on Paper, curated by Shaun Ellison, George Gallery, Brooklyn
Paradise, Night Gallery, Los Angeles,
Intimacy, curated by Stephen Truax, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY
Aporia, curated by Mary DeVincentis, David & Schweitzer Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Adolescent Rebellion, curated by Andy Mister, One Mile Gallery,  Kingston NY
2017
Reinventing the figure, Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Zuoz
Queering Space, Yale Univerity Gallery, New Haven
Witches and Dudes, Galleri Kant, Copenhagen
From Out Under, curated by Matthew Brown and Lucien Smith, Los Angeles
Say Yes, Wayne State University, Detroit
Get Out of That Space Ship and Act Like a Man, Franklin Parrasch, New York
Heartbreak Hotel, Invisible Exports, New York
Able Baker, Nostalgisms, Portland
My Kid Could Do That, ProjectArt, New York
Drawing Island,The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn
Pictograms, Sperone Westwater, New York
Spring Break, curated by Kristen Racaniello, New York
Hors D’Oeuvres, Half Gallery Pop Up, New York
Tripoli Gallery summer show, Long Island
Hecate, Various Small Fires, Los Angeles
The First Ever & Only East Hampton Biannial, curated by Woobie Bogus
and Adrianne Rubenstein, The Barn, East Hampton
We might not have a planet left soon, curated by Adrianne Rubenstein,
68 Projects, Berlin,
Prospect 4, New Orleans, U.S. Biennial, New Orleans
The Science, Culture, & Art of Superheroes, Everhart Museum, Scranton
Awkward, curated by Shaun Ellison, Anna Zorina Gallery, New York
A New Subjectivity, curated by Jason Stopa, Pratt Galeries, New York
Chris Martin, Katherine Bradford, Peter Acheson, curated by Phong Bui, Maier Museum, Lynchberg
Thomas Brambilla Gallery, Bergamo
2016
Fort Greene, curated by Adrianne Rubenstein, Venus Over LA, Los Angeles
AUGUST, Harper's Books, East Hampton
The Great Figure Two, The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn
Shout For Tomorrow, Hirschl & Adler Modern
The Female Gaze Part Two : Women Look at Men , Cheim & Read, New York
Make Painting Great Again, CANADA, New York
Imagine, Brand New Gallery, Milano
Landscapes After Ruskin: Redefining the Sublime, curated by Joel Sternfeld;
Hall Art Foundation, Reading
MOTHER POPCORN, Big Medium, Austin
Victory Garden, Planthouse Gallery
Queering Space, Yale School of Art, New Haven
Representing Rainbows, curated by Lisa Corinne Davis, Gerald Peters Gallery
Onion By the Ocean, Underdonk Gallery, Brooklyn
New York, New Painters, Linda Warren Gallery, Chicago
Flowers in Your Hair, curated by NIGHT GALLERY, fuse space, San Francisco
2015
Intimacy in Discourse, curated by Phong Bui, SVA Galleries, New York
Contemporary Responses to Marsden Hartley, Driscoll Babcock Gallery, New York
AWKWARD: 3 Person Show, Kers Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
The Guston Influence, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston
Back to the Future, Artists Originating out of the Williamsburg scene in the 80’s,
Life on Mars Gallery, Brooklyn
20” x 16”, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York
New Narratives, Storefront Ten Eyck Gallery, Brooklyn
2014
Brooklyn Bridge, George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco
The Meaning of Life, Geoff Young Gallery, Great Barrington
Paper Variables, Gallery at Dieu Donne, New York
Leaves, Steven Harvey Fine Arts, New York
Outside In, Life on Mars Gallery, Brooklyn
Chuck Webster, Katherine Bradford, Martin Mazorra, Planthouse Gallery, New York
The Age of Small Things, Dodge Gallery, New York
Between Matter and Experience, University of the Arts, Philadelphia
Pierogi 25th Anniversary Exhibition, Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn
My Big Fat Painting, Brian Morris Gallery, New York
2013
Come Together, Surviving Sandy, Industry City, Sunset Park, Brooklyn
Hope Despite the Times, Zieher Smith Gallery, New York
Painting Impossible, Life on Mars Gallery, Brooklyn
Collection, Vox Populi, Philadelphia
"Dirigo” Maine Women Pioneers, University of Maine Museum, Westbrook
The Triumph of Human Painting, Bull & Ram, Brooklyn
2012
Sky, Sea, Land, Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover
Special Blend, JOURNAL Gallery, Brooklyn
CMCA Honors Award Exhibition, Rockport
4 Guggenheim Fellows, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn
2011
21 American Painters, Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo
Samson Projects, Boston
American Academy of Arts and Letters Invitational,New York
Narcissus in the Studio, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Idiots Delight, curated by Craig Olson, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn
2010
Ab/Fig., William Shearburn Gallery, St. Louis
Story, Islip Museum of Art, Islip, NY
Talk Show, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York
Sacred and Profane, Portsmouth Museum, NH
2009
Put in on Paper, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York
Chunky Monkey, Red Flagg Gallery, New York
Kleinert/James Arts Center, Woodstock, New York
2008
Ambivalent Figuration, Samson Projects, Boston
Worth A Thousand Words, Brattleboro Museum, Brattleboro
It’s Gouache, curated by Geoffrey Young, Jeff Bailey Gallery
Shape Shifters: New York Painters, University of North Carolina, Pembroke, NC; traveled to Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn
2007
Orpheus Selection, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, Queens
Sea Worthy, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York
2006
Everywhichway, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York
Sized Up: Large­Scale Paintings, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton
Searching for Love and Fire, David Castillo Gallery, Miami
2005
Invitational and Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, American Academy of Art and
Letters, New York
New York’s Finest, CANADA, New York
The Collections Gallery, Bates College Museum, Lewiston
Norman B. Marin Collection, The University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor
Portland Museum Biennial, Portland Museum, Portland, ME (also 2003, 2001)
2004
Home, curated by Bruce Brown, D.U.M.B.O. Arts Center, Brooklyn, NY traveled to University New England at Portland
Surrealist Drawings, Exquisite Corpses Today, Bowdoin College Art Museum, Brunswick
2003
The Lightness of Being, Black & White Gallery, New York
Water, Water, curated by Lilly Wei, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn
2002
Project Room, Bill Maynes Gallery, New York
In the Spirit of Landscape, Neilson Gallery, Boston
Past Present Future, CMCA, Rockport
2001
Hidden Identity, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York
Wet!, Luise Ross Gallery, New York
Domestic Culture, Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art, Portland
Made in Brooklyn, curated by Phong Bui, Brooklyn Rail Gallery, Brooklyn
2000
The Figure: Another Side of Modernism, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor, Staten Island
1999
Group Show, Rebecca lbel Gallery, Columbus
Invitational, Tig Fill Gallery, Cork
1998
New York Drawers, Gasworks Gallery, London
Pierogi Press, Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York
Ten from Brooklyn, Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville
1997
Current Undercurrent, Working in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn
Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Modern Prints, Colby College Museum of Art, Colby College, Waterville
        
Awards

2012    Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant
2011    Guggenheim Fellowship
2011    American Academy of Arts and Letters Award, New York
2005    American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York
2000    Pollock­ Krasner Foundation Grant, New York

Public Collections
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Brooklyn Museum, NY
Portland Museum, ME
Worcester Museum of Art, MA
Addison Gallery of American Art, MA
Bates College Museum, ME
Bowdoin College Museum, ME
Farnsworth Museum, ME
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, PA    
Smith College Museum, MA

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