KATE WHITTAKER

Shelburne Falls, MA

413.768.1902

katewhittakerart@gmail.com

Education

Smith College, Northampton, MA. BA 1990

Greenfield Community College (GCC), Greenfield, MA. AA 1983

Honors/Awards/Grants

McKnight/Arts and Cultural Heritage Emerging Artist Fellowship Grant, 2013

McKnight/ACHF//ARAC Career Development Grant, 2013

Smith College, Cum Laude, Highest Honors

GCC/Deerfield Valley Artists Association, Deerfield, MA, Portfolio Excellence Award, 1983

MacRostie Art Center, Grand Rapids, MN, 16th Annual Juried Exhibition - Honorable Mention and People’s Choice Award, 2008

Duluth Art Institute, Duluth, MN - Director’s Choice Award (Best in Show), 2008

Smith College, Northampton, MA, Ada Comstock Art Exhibition - Featured Artist, 2005

 

2013

Duluth Art Institute, Two person show, with Wendy Rouse

2011

New Scenic Cafe, Duluth, MN                                                                                                                    

Institute on the Environment, University of Minnesota, MN

2010

New Scenic Cafe, Duluth, MN

2009

22nd Annual Northern National Art Competition, Rhinelander, WI New Scenic Cafe, Duluth, MN

New Scenic Cafe, Duluth, MN

MacRostie Art Center Satellite Gallery at the Blandin Foundation, Grand Rapids, MN

Duluth Art Institute, Duluth, MN

2008

Spill the Wine Restaurant, Minneapolis, MN

Arrowhead Biennial Exhibition, Duluth, MN

Art of Peace Festival, Loft Literary Center, Open Book, Minneapolis, MN

MacRostie Art Center, Grand Rapids, MN, 16th Annual Juried Exhibition   

Duluth Art Institute, Duluth, MN. Director's Choice Award

2007

Duluth Art Institute, Duluth, MN

2005

Ada Comstock Art Exhibition, Smith College, Northampton, MA   

Duluth Art Institute, Duluth, MN

Catherine L. Wolfe Art Club, National Arts Club, NYC, 109th Exhibition

2004

Ada Comstock Art Exhibition, Smith College, Northampton, MA

 

Publications: 

Grace Intoxicated, a collection of poems by Kyle Elden, with art by Kate Whittaker, 2012. Nominated for a Northeastern Minnesota Book Award. Book design and layout.

The SOFIS Report, A Report of the Workshop on the Science of Freshwater Inland Seas, Edited by Thomas C. Johnson, Large Lakes Observatory Technical Report 2003. University of Minnesota Duluth. Design and layout: Kate Whittaker