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Biography

Born in St. Louis, MO 1975
Lives and works in New York 

Education 

2000

MFA School of Visual Arts, NY
1998
BFA School of the Art Institute of Chicago
NYU Summer Intensive Program Intrnationa School of Art in Umbria

Solo Exhibitions

2017
Mural, Project Wall, St. Louis Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis
Focus: Katherine Bernhardt, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth
Concrete Jungle Jungle Love, Lever House Art Collection, New York
2016
Product Recall: New Pattern Paintings, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels
2015
Strawberry Banana Power Smoothie, Carl Freedman Gallery, London 
Pablo and Efrain, Venus Over Manhattan, New York
Fruit Salad, Venus Over Los Angeles, Los Angeles
2014
Doritos and Diet Coke, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles  
Stupid, Crazy, Ridiculous, Funny Patterns, CANADA, New York
2013
Watermelon, Smiley Faces, Ice Cream, Popsicles, Avocado and Sun, Roberto Paradise, San Juan Puerto Rico
Holiday Services, Katherine Bernhardt and Youssef Jdia, The Hole, New York
2012
Nomad, Loyal Gallery, Malmo
2011
Rites of Spring Passage, Carbon 12, Dubai
2010
Hot Pop Time Machine, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen
Tombouctou 52 Jours, CANADA, New York
Lila Dit Ca, Galerie Suzanne Tarasieve, Paris
2009
Super Models and Swatch Watches, Galeria Marta Cervera, Madrid
Wonder Women, Carbon 12, Dubai
Greeky, Ransom, London
Kate, Giselle, Natalia, Agyness, Simon, Kanye and George, CANADA, New York
2007
Drunken Hot Girls, Galerie Suzanne Tarasieve, Paris 
Kiss Me Kate, Galleri Loyal, Stockholm
Black White Silver Gold Baby, installation with CHANEL and New York                  
Magazine, CHANEL 64th and Madison Avenue, NY, New York
La Dolce Vita, Galeria Glance, Torino
Flesh for Fantasy, Patricia Low Contemporary, Gstaad
Girls on Film, Cannes
Budapest, The Gellert Hotel, 10:15pm, Galerie Lisa Ruyter, Vienna
Winter Special Crazy Fun, Galerie Suzanne Tarasieve, Paris
2005
96 Degrees in the Shade, CANADA, New York
Women of the Forest, Greener Pastures Gallery, Toronto
Where the Spirits Dwell, Galeria Comercial, San Juan, Puerto Rico
2004
Pleasure and Paint, Galerie Lisa Ruyter, Vienna
2003
Dots, Team Gallery, New York
Kenny Schachter ConTEMPorary, New York
2001
Team Gallery, New York
Modern Culture at The Gershwin Hotel, New York
2000
Team Gallery, New York

Group Exhibitions

2017
Unobstructed Views, Library Street Collective & MoCAD, Hawkins Ferry House, 
Grosse Point Shores, MI 
Reinventing the Figure, Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Zuoz
Animal Farm, curated by Sadie Laska, Brant Foundation, Greenwich, CT 
Hope and Hazard: A Comedy of Eros, curated by Eric Fischl, Hall Art Foundation, Reading, 
A New Subjectivity, curated by Jason Stopa, Pratt Manhattan, New York 
Black & White, Tripoli Gallery, Southhampton, New York 
Drawing Island, The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2016
What's Up 2.0, Curated by Lawrence van Hagen, London
Fort Greene curated by Adrianne Rubenstein, Venus over Los Angeles
Manifesta 11: The European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Zurich
Piston Head II: Artists Engage the Automobile, Venus LA, Los Angeles 
Goulding the Lolly, Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New York
The 5th of July, Atlanta Contemporary, Atlanta 
Make Painting Great Again, CANADA, New York
2015
No Man's Land, Rubell Collection, Miami 
Full of Peril and Weirdness: Painting as Universalism, curated by Robin Peckham and Wanwan Lei, M Woods, Beijin
Tiger Tiger, Salon 94 Bowery, New York 
#crowded house, Harper's Books, New York
Painting 1,2,3, Kate Macgarry, London
Call and Response, Gavin Brown Enterprise, New York
Eagles II, Galeria Marlborough, Madrid
2014
Early Man, The Hole, New York 
New Image Painting, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago
Live and Let Die, Stuart Shave/ Modern Art, London
PURPLE STATES & Cafe Dancer Pop-Up, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York
Don't Look Now, Zach Feuer Gallery, New York 
Paint New York, Kunstforeningen Gl Strand in Copenhagen  
All That Glitters, curated by Athena Barat and Rebecca Jampol, The Gateway Project, Newwark
2013
Chicken or Beef?, The Hole, New York
Independants, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen
Gestures, V1 Gallery, Colta, Basel
Work, Klaus Von Nichtssagand, New York
The Triumph of Human Painting, Bull and Ram, New York
Skateboards, curated by Brian Alfred, Artware Editions, New York
Extravagant Features, curated by Clarissa Darlymple, New York
Pin up Magazine Design Wee, Salon94, New York
Cloth Made More Interesting by People, Feature, New York
2012
I glove U, Reynolds Gallery, New York
You Won’t be Bored Tonight, V.1 Copenhagen
Bernhardt, Frost, Kitaj, Rivers, Schumann, Williams, Marlborough Gallery, New York
Twisted Sister, Dodge Gallery, New York
Material: A Group Show, Salon 94, Freemans Alley, New York
Danger Curve Ahead, Ober Gallery, Kent, Connecticut 
The State, Domination Hegemony and the Panopticon, Traffic, Dubai
East West Shift to the Middle Part #1, Bill Brady/ KC, Kansas City
2011
Katherine Bernhardt, Alfred Jensen, Chris Johanson, Chris Martin, Andrew Masullo and Judith Scott, Mitchell Innes and Nash, New York
Day of the Locust, White Flag Projects, St. Louis
go figure, curated by Eddie Martinez, Dodge Gallery, New York      
An Instance of Vibration, curated by Peter Makebish, Bowery Hotel, New York
The Influentials, curated by Amy Smith Stewart, SVA Gallery, New York   
I Am Who I Am, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston
FACEMAKER, Royal/T, Los Angeles
2010
The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Carbon12, Dubai
Paint, Saatchi Gallery, London
Collection 3, Painting and Drawing from the Collection of Claudine and Jean Mark, Foundation Salomon, France
2009
New York Minute, curated by Kathy Grayson, Macro Future, Rome   
Spaced Out / On Time, CANADA, New York
Teasers and Pleasers, Galerie Kussseneers, Antwerp
Sneak Preview, Carbon12, Dubai
Marilyn in the Arts, Stadtische Gallery Schloss Meersberg, Germany
Brooklyn, Queens, curated by Eddie Martinez, The Journal, Brooklyn, New  York
Deadliest Catch: Hamptons, curated by Michael Sellinger, Southampton
Hard/Soft, curated by Stacy Engman, National Arts Club, New York
2007
Prelude, Julie Chae Gallery, Boston
Someday Never Comes, Zeiher Smith, New York
Wu-Tang / googolplex, curated by Darren Bader, GBE @ Passerby, New York
Group Show curated by Eddie Martinez, Zeiher Smith, New York M*A*S*H, curated by Amy Smith Stewart and Omar Lopez-Chahoud, The Helena, New York
Space is a Place, Portland Institute for Contemporary Arts, Portland
M.A.S.H. Curated by Amy Stewart Smith and Omar Lopez Chahoud, The Helena, NY
Group Show curated by Jason Duvall, Kathleen Cullen, New York
The Galleries Show, Extra City Center for Contemporary Art, Antwerp 
Modern Primitivism, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago
(Cana) Rico ?, Galeria Comercial, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Men, curated by Ellen Altfest, I-20 Gallery, New YorkPaint, Power, Triangles and Selections
from My Wardrobe, Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles
Frisky Flaming Hot, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen
Ulrich Museum of Art, curated by General Store, Wichita, KS
Group Show, Salon 94, curated by Bronwyn Keenan in conjunction with Bono and Fashion Week, New York
In Search of Love & Fire, David Castillo Modern & Contemporary Art, Miami
2005
Hello Sunday, curated by Holly Coulis, SixtySeven, New York
The Early Show, curated by The General Store, White Columns, New York
Manhattan, curated by Carol Lee, 100 Lafayette, New York
Monster Painting, McClain Gallery, Houston
Honeymoon with Romeo, curated by Holly Coulis, Groeflin Maag  Galerie, Basel
Diamond Hand grenade, Midway Contemporary, St. Paul, MN
New York’s Finest,  curated by Brendan Cass and Wallace Whitney, CANADA, New York
2004
4 Color Pen Show, General Store, Milwaukee
Postcards From The Edge, Visual Aids Benefit, Brent Sikkema, New York
General Store Rocks, High Desert Test Sites, Joshua Tree, CA
Rock, Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica
Slice and Dice, SVA museum, New York
Beginning Here 101 Ways, SVA Museum, New York
Under the Sun, Greener Pastures, Toronto
Voo Doo Shit, Hales Gallery, London
Heavenly Creatures, Saltzburg
Beat the Reaper!, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston
Drunk VS. Stoned, Gavin Browns’ Passerby, New York
2003 
Girls Gone Wild, Bronwyn Keenan Gallery New York, NY (organized by Katherine Bernhardt and Bronwyn Keenan)
The Larger Room, 678 Echo Park Avenue, Los Angeles
Bad Touch V.4, Keith Talent Gallery, London
Slacker Art, Greener Pastures, Toronto
2002
Bad Touch, Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago
Ecstasy Falls, g-Module Paris
Stirring the Turd, Lump Gallery, Raleigh, NC
Artnew York, Kunstraume Auf Zeit, Linz
Brush, Enders Projects, Frankfurt
Painting, ATM Gallery, New York
Burst, Team Gallery, New York 
The Dubrow Biennial, Kagan Martos Gallery, New York
Snapshot Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, CT 
2001
Perfunctory Team Gallery, New York
2000
Electraslip Knife Chicago
Snapshot Baltimore Contemporary Museum, MD 
1999
Tectonic La Panaderia, Mexico City
Love Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York
Forever is a Hell of A Long Time Bronwyn Keenen Gallery, New York 
1998
Sassy Nuggets A-1 Lab Art Space, Knoxville
Eye Candy Contemporary Artists Workshop, Chicago 

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