Timeline

2005
Purchase Award, American Academy of Arts and Letters
2006
Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant Award, New York
2011
Guggenheim Fellowship
2011
American Academy of Arts and Letters Award, New York
MFA State University of New York, Purchase, NY
BA Bryn Mawr College, PA
AWARDS

Exhibitions

2012
Sky, Sea, Land Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
2012
Special Blend, curated by Chris Martin, JOURNAL Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2012
CMCA Honors Award Exhibition, Rockport, ME
2012
4 Guggenheim Fellows, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2012
Brucennial 2012, 159 Bleeker Street, New York, NY
2012
WAVERS, curated by EJ Hauser and Rob Nadeau, 283 47th Street, Brooklyn, NY
2012
Paper Kettle, curated by Elisa Soliven and JJ Manford, Safron, Brooklyn, NY
2012
Edward Thorp Gallery (solo)
2012
John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY (solo)
2011
Aucocisco Galleries, Portland ME (solo)
2011
21 American Painters, Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo, NY
2011
Samson Projects, Boston, MA
2011
American Academy of Arts and Letters Invitational NY, NY
2011
Narcissus in the Studio, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2011
Idiots Delight, curated by Craig Olson, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2010
Ab/Fig., William Shearburn Gallery, St. Louis, MO
2010
Story, Islip Museum of Art, Islip, NY
2010
Talk Show, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
2010
Sacred and Profane, Portsmouth Museum, NH
2010
John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY (solo)
2010
Samson Projects, Boston, MA (solo)
2009
Put in on Paper, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
2009
Chunky Monkey, Red Flagg Gallery, New York, NY
2009
Kleinert/James Arts Center, Woodstock, New York
2008
Samson Projects, Boston, MA (solo)
2008
University of Maine Museum, Bangor, ME (solo)
2008
Rebecca Ibel Gallery, Columbus, OH (solo)
2008
Ambivalent Figuration, Samson Projects, Boston, MA
2008
New Works, Gallery Artists, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
2008
It’s Gouache, curated by Geoffrey Young, Jeff Bailey Gallery and Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY
2008
Impermanent Collection IV, ‘Temporary Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
2008
Worth A Thousand Words, Brattleboro Museum of Art, Brattleboro, VT
2007
Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2007
Aucocisco Gallery, Portland, ME (solo)
2007
Orpheus Selection, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, Queens, NY
2007
Sea Worthy, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Horizon, curated by David Humphrey, EFA Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Tiny, curated by Bruce Brown, Whitney Galleries, Portland, ME
2006
Sized Up: Large-Scale Paintings, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA
2006
Year 06 Projects Art Fair, Michael Steinberg Gallery, London, UK
2006
New Work: Gallery Artists, Edward Thorp Gallery, NY
2006
Everywhichway, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
2006
Déjà vu, curated by Faye Hirsch, Gallery 230, Brooklyn, NY
2006
Searching for Love and Fire, David Castillo Gallery, Miami, FL
2006
Little Women, curated by James Kalm, Dam Stuhltrager, Brooklyn, NY
2006
Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA (solo)
2005
Sarah Bowen Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (solo)
2005
Aucosisco Gallery, Portland, ME (solo)
2005
Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, American Academy
2005
Summer Sustenance, A Gourmand’s Delight, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
2005
New York’s Finest, Canada, New York, NY
2005
NADA Art Fair, ATM Gallery, Miami, FL
2005
Off the Coast: A Landscape Chronology, The Collections Gallery, Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, ME
2004
ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME (solo)
2002
Canaday Gallery, Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA (solo)
2001
ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME (solo)
2000
Galapagos, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY (solo)
1999
ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME (solo)
1996
Farnsworth Museum, Rockland, ME (solo)
1994
David Beitzel Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

Public Collections

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Brooklyn Museum
Farnsworth Museum
Bowdoin College Museum
Addison Gallery of American Art
Smith College Museum
Bates College Museum
Worcester Museum of Art
Portland Museum

Literature

Maine, Stephen, “Ether Nights at Sarah Bowen Gallery” Artnet, February 2005 (photos).
Holliday, Frank, “The Magic of Light at Night” GAY CITY NEWS, Jan 27-Feb 2, 2005 (photo).
Fyfe, Joe. “Art Review,” Katherine Bradford at Sarah Bowen Gallery, ART IN AMERICA, May 20,2005.
Johnson, Ken, “Summer Sustenance” THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 2005
Kalm, James. “Katherine Bradford, Ether Nights” THE BROOKLYN RAIL, February 2005 (photo).
Thompson, Chris, Bradford’s Swim Paintings at Aucocisco,” Phoenix, May 20-26, 2005 (photo).
La Rocco, Ben, “Review, Home,” THE BROOKLYN RAIL,” April, 2004.
Thompson, Chris, “Review,” ART NEW ENGLAND, Nov 2003.
NYARTS, “Water,Water Everywhere” April 14, 2003.
Myles, Eileen. “Katherine Bradford at David Beitzel Gallery,” ART IN AMERICA, June 1993 (photo).