Photo credit: Frank Marshal

Photo credit: Frank Marshal

Education
Cranbrook Academy of Art, MFA
Cornell University, BFA

Public Collections
The JP Morgan Chase Art Collection
The 21c Museum Collection
The David Roberts Art Foundation, London
C-Collection, Principality of Liechtenstein

Residencies
The Marie Walsh Sharpe Studio Program, NY
The Fine Arts Work Center Residency, Provincetown, MA
(FAWC Visual Committee Board Member 2010-current)
Jentel Artists Residency, Wyoming

Grants
Virginia Groot Foundation Award, 2013
New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship Award, (NYFA) 2014

Nominations
USA Fellowship Award
Louis Comfort Tiffany Award
American Academy of Arts and Letters

Visiting Critic
Cranbrook Academy of Art
Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts
New York Academy of Art
University of Kentucky

 

Exhibitions
Solo Museum exhibitions

2017
Kate Clark: Mysterious Presence” Hilliard Museum
2016
Kate Clark: Mysterious Presence” Newcomb Art Museum
2010 
“Kate Clark: Give and Take,” Mobile Museum of Art

Selected Group exhibitions

2017
“Chimeras”, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
Hybridity: The Supernatural” 21c Museum, Lexington exhibition

2016
“Dead Animals or The Curious Occurence of Taxidermy in Contemporary Art”, David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University
“Something I Can Feel”, Volta NY, Curated by Derrick Adams

2015
Hybridity: The New Frontier” 21c Museum, Cincinatti and Louisville exhibitions
“Post Human Utopia”, The Lodge Gallery, NY
“Working Women: 36 Contemporary Women Artists”, Sawyer Fine Art Center, Colby-Sawyer College

2014
Kate Clark, Quentin Garel, AJ Fosik” Galerie LJ, Paris
Late Harvest ” Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV (commissioned sculpture)
“Contemporary Invitational at PAAM – Our Centennial Year”, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA
“In Sheep’s Clothing – Animals as Symbols in Contemporary Art”, curated by Dexter Wimberly, Gallery 220, Brooklyn, NY
Faux Sho’ ” Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY

2013
“HEY! modern art & pop culture / Part II”, Halle Saint Pierre Museum, Paris, France
“Body as Landscape”, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY
KIN” Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA
“THEY ARE US: Animal Identity and the Anthropomorphic Urge, Rick Wester Fine Art, New York, NY
“Miami Project ” Art Fair booth in Miami, FL with Muriel Guepin Gallery, New York, NY
“Die Wunderkammer” , The Lodge Gallery, New York, NY
“Animatopoeia: A Most Peculiar (Post Modern) Bestiary” The Art Gallery at Cleveland State University
“Speakers”, 111 Front Street Galleries, Brooklyn, NY

2012
“Fairy Tales, Monsters, and the Genetic Imagination,” Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN
traveling to:
Winnipeg Art Gallery, Manitoba, Canada, 2012
Glenbow Art Museum, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 2013
“The Sum Of Their Parts” SICA, Asbury Park, NJ

2011
“No Object is an Island,” Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI
“Cute & Creepy,” Museum of Fine Arts, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
“In Rare Form,” Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY

2009 
“Pretty Tough: Contemporary Storytelling,” Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT
“UberPortrait,” Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA
“Art Miami,” Claire Oliver Gallery
“NEXT Chicago,” Claire Oliver Gallery

2008
“Kate Clark: Perfect Strangers,” Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY  (solo exhibition)
“I Dream of Genomes,” Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY
“New, Next, Now,” Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY

2007
“Kate Clark, Hudson D. Walker Gallery”, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA (solo exhibition)
“Posing,” Abrons Art Center, Henry Street Settlement, New York, NY
“MetaMajesty,” Chashama, New York, NY
“SCOPE Miami,” 33 Bond Gallery
“Our Dark Heroes,” Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn, NY
“Why Look at Animals?” Artspace, New Haven, CT
“Fine Arts Work Center Fellows Exhibit,” Provincetown Art Museum, Provincetown, MA
“Art 364B: The Collective,” Kimmel Center Windows, New York University, New York, NY
“SCOPE Hamptons,” Jack the Pelican Presents

2006
“MAD COW: Absurdity and Anxiety in Contemporary Culture,” NURTUREart Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
“Allergy,” Gallery Velvet, Seoul, Korea
“Fellows and Jurors,” Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA
“SCOPE New York,” Jack the Pelican Presents

2005
“Project Diversity,” Tabla Rasa Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation


Bibliography

2017

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Farber, Janet, "Creature Discomforts: The Chimeras Exhibit at Bemis Creates Fascinating Human Hybrids" The Reader

2016
Kinsella, Eileen, “Volta 2016 Features a Wide Range of New Talent” ( lead image) ARTNET News
Larkin, Daniel, “Dreamscapes of the 21st Century at the Volta Art Fair” ( lead image) HYPERALLERGIC
Mufson, Beckett, “Desiigner's Panda mask was made by a Taxidermy Artist (Exclusive)” The Creators Project/ VICE
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D'Addario, John, “Two Exhibitions at Newcomb Explore the Hybrid of Life and Art” The New Orleans Advocate
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Reynolds, Rebecca Lee, “Flights of Fantasy: Kate Clark and Andrea Dezso at Newcomb Art Museum, New Orleans” BURNAWAY

2015
Muffson, Beckett, “Meet the Artist Putting Human Faces on Taxidermied Animals” The Creators Project/VICE
Carpenter, Kim, “Kate Clark: Animal Impulses” Sculpture Review
Rankine, Claudia “Citizen, An American Lyric” Image included in book
Endter, Heike “Utopische Tiere”, Kunst and Kirche magazine
Rosseau, Elois and Protais, Johann, “L’Art des Monstres” Editions Palette
"Meet the Artist Who Sculpts Human Faces onto Taxidermied Animals" The Irish Examiner

2014
Cover image, art ltd. magazine,  November/December issue
Gardner, Ralph, “Mixing Taxidermy and Art” The Wall Street Journal (December)
Voon, Claire, “Women Are Dominating the Rogue Taxidermy Scene” VICE,  (October)
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Marbury, Robert, “Taxidermy Art: A Rogue’s Guide to the Work, the Culture, And How to Do It Yourself”

2013
Graver, David, “Miami Art Week: Beasts and Birds”, Cool Hunting, (December)
“Stylist’s eye: Michael Reynolds’ photo Diary of Design Miami and Art Basel Miami Beach”, Wallpaper (December)
Martin, Vanessa, “The Miami Project Preview: Jemima Kirke, Obama, and Seven More Things Not to Miss” Miami NewTimes,  (December)
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“Paris, Capital Pop”, Paris Match, (February)
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Garandet, Dominique,  “L’art Singulier Dans Tous Ses Etats”, La Montagne, (April)
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2012
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2011
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2010
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2009
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2008
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2007
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Lewis, Jacqueline. “ Kate Clark,” Chief Magazine (Issue 11).

2005
Epiphany, A literary journal, (Cover Image)

2002
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