kathryn e. martin : CV

1523 West Zedler Lane

Mequon, Wisconsin 53092

kathryne.martin@gmail.com

www.kathrynemartin.com
               

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

            2017, Rock, Paper, Binder Clips : kathryn martin assembles, Northern Arizona University Art Museum, Flagstaff, AZ

            2015, Congratulations Milwaukee!, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI

                                    2015, Winter Chapel, an exterior installation, Portrait Society Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

            2010, One from Wisconsin, Museum of Wisconsin Art, West Bend, WI

            2008, Flotant, John Michael Kohler Art Center, Sheboygan, WI

            2006, Learning to inhabit this world in a better way, University of Wisconsin – Fon du Lac, WI

                                   2006, The Airplane Project, GardenFresh, Chicago, IL

            2005Plane on Plane, Wright Museum of Art, Beloit, WI

                                      2005, Unicorn Cloud, Hotcakes Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

            20044, Flight Path, Hotcakes Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

                        2016, Reclaiming : Remaking, Slocumb Galleries, Johnson City, TN

2015, Sum Total, Gallery 3, Milwaukee, WI

                        2012, Memory, Pasadena Contemporary Gallery, Pasadena, CA

                                                2012, Treasure, Plaid Tuba, Milwaukee, WI

                        2011 , SUM Total,  INOVA, Milwaukee, WI

2011, UWM Faculty Exhibition, Cedarburg Cultural Center, Cedarburg, WI

2009, Flight Box,  Installation for Present Music, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee WI

                        2009, MARN Mentors, Walker Point Center for the Art’s, Milwaukee, WI

2008, Milwaukee’s Own, Armoury Gallery, Milwaukee WI

                        2008, Big, Big Bangs / Small, Small Bucks: An Exhibition for the Post-Bust Economy, Dean Jensen Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

                        2008, Emerging Artist’s Exhibition:, Installation art by leading emerging artists in the Milwaukee area, Northwestern Mutual Art Gallery at Cardinal Stritch, Milwaukee, WI

         2008, White Objects,  Green House, Milwaukee, WI

2007, Aqua Art Miami, Miami, FL

                                2007, Bodily Functions,  Stevenson Blanche Gallery, CalArts, Valencia, CA

            2007, White Shorts (or Not After Labor Day),  INOVA, Milwaukee, WI

2007, Plane on Plane, Wisconsin Triennial, Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. Madison, WI

2007, Of Monument and Belonging, Wisconsin Biennial, Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI

           2006, Second Skin, Gallery 3. Milwaukee, WI

2006, Calling Forth Certain Experiences, Fredrick Layton Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2006, InSite: Temporary Public Art, North Avenue, between 37th and 38th Street, Milwaukee, WI

                        2006Art in Flux, Flux Design, Milwaukee, WI

2005, Project Space: Learning to inhabit this world in a better way, Gallery 3, Milwaukee, WI

                        2005, 13 hours, 26 yards, Art Chicago, Chicago, IL

                       2005,  Project Space: ArtKit,  Gallery 3, Milwaukee, WI

                       2005, Wisconsin Painters and Sculptors Biennial,  Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, WI

2004, I need to be in control at all times, The Stray Show, Chicago, IL

                       2004, Rust Spot Redux, Frederic Layton Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2003, Art Milwaukee!, Milwaukee, WI

                                 2003, Wisconsin Painters and Sculptors Biennial, Madison, WI

                                    2003, Studio 304, Milwaukee, WI

           2002, Rust Spot to Dye House, the continuum, Milwaukee, WI

                                    2002, Everything into Nothing, looped, Gallery 326, Milwaukee, WI

 

PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS

 

           2013 – 2014, Topos, Milwaukee Public Library, East Side Branch, Milwaukee, WI

           2012-13, The Road to Mecca: Our Owls. Collaboration with Renaissance Theatre, Pearls Girls and Sojourner House, Milwaukee, WI

           2010, Ellipsoid, Chadbourne Hall, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, WI

           2007, A Place to Sit, Hank Aaron State Trail at Ember Lane and Canal Street, Milwaukee, WI

 

PRIVATE COMMISSIONS

 

           2014, Mazeltov!, Private Residence, Milwaukee, WI

           2012, Ascension, Private Residence, Milwaukee, WI

           2011, Prowess, Private Residence, Milwaukee, WI

                                             2009, Untitled (leather wall), Private Residence, Milwaukee, WI

2009, Robert’s Rorschach, Private Residence, Milwaukee, WI

           2009 – 07, Dandelions, Private Residence, Milwaukee, WI

 

 GRANTS RECEIVED

 

         2016                Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin’s C.D. Besadny Conservation Grant Program

 

FORMAL EDUCATION

 

MFA, InterMedia, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (UWM), 2007

Thesis: White Shorts (or Not After Labor Day)

Advisors: Lane Hall, Yevgeniya Kaganovich, Leslie Vansen, and Jason Yi

 

MA, InterMedia, UWM, 2005

Thesis: Project Space: Learning to inhabit this world in a better way

Advisors: Lane Hall, Mat Rappaport, Lisa Moline, and Melanie Mariño

 

BFA, Sculpture, 2001, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD)

Thesis: Its funny when you get to the point in your life and you have to tell yourself to breathe.

Advisors: David Martin, Jill Sebastian, and Jason Yi

 

Vietnamese Art College of Hue,Hue, Vietnam, 2000

 

New York Studio Program, Parson's University, New York, New York, 2000

 

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS HELD

 

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

Current - August 2010

Lecturer & Recruitment Coordinator, Art and Design

 

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

August 2013 – August 2012

Interim Head of Sculpture

 

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

Current - August 2011

3D Coordinator, First Year Program

 

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

August 2006 – May 2010

Associate Lecturer

 

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design

August 2006 – May 2009

Part-Time Faculty

 

Fort Hays State University, Hays KS

Spring 2006

Visiting Artist

 

JUROR EXPERIENCE

 

          2017, Lakefront Festival of the Arts, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI

2017, 51st Annual Brookfield Central - Brookfield East Art Show, Brookfield, WI

2016, 76th Young Artists Show, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford IL

2016, Wisconsin Regional Arts Program (WRAP), sole juror, Oconomowoc Arts Center, Oconomowoc, WI

2014, WRAP, sole juror, Grafton Arts Mill, Grafton, WI

                                                2014, Alumni Exhibition,  Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD), Milwaukee, WI

2012, WRAP, sole juror, Grafton Arts Mill, Grafton, WI

2011, Foundations Exhibition Student Show, sole juror, MIAD, Milwaukee, WI

2008, Annual Juried Student Exhibit,  Alverno College, Milwaukee, WI

2004, Beloit College Student Show, Beloit College, Beloit, WI

                 

PRESS

 

Arizona Daily Sun, “NAU Exhibit Makes Everyday Objects Sing.” April 2017

http://www.wisconservation.org, “Building Places for Insects.” March 2017

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “Making a Place for Insects in our World.” Jan. 2017

A! Magazine for the Arts, “Reclaiming – Remaking exhibit at Tipton Gallery Johnson City TN.” Aug. 2016

East Tennessean, “Reclaiming/Remaking: New exhibit hopes to advance general discussion about environmentalism.” Aug. 2016

Johnson City Press, “Reclaiming/Remaking on display.” July 2016

Urbanmilwaukee.com, “Huge Turnout for East Library Opening”, Nov. 2014

Urbanmilwaukee.com, “New East Library is a Jewel”, Nov. 2014

WUWM.com, “Milwaukee’s New East Library Honors its Past While Folding in Sustainability.” Nov. 2014

Jsonline.com, “Artists selected for East Side Library Commissions.” Oct. 2013

Sixteen Sixteen, Issue Five, http://issuu.com/stcgallery/docs/five,” May 2012

My Midwest Magazine, “Eastern Wisconsin Artists: Find out what’s inspiring the region’s creative communities.” January/February 2009

            Shepherd Express, “Local Cross Section Art.” Dec. 2008

            Shepherd Express, “Site Specific Art.” Dec. 2008

The Decider. Milwaukee, “Now Hanging.” Dec. 2008

WUWM: Lake Effect, Interview with Bonnie North how my newest installation transcends the medium. Nov. 21, 2008

Pecha Kucha, “Gyre”. 6 min. 40 sec. lecture at Milwaukee’s third Pecha Kucha event. Oct. 2008

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “Bringing Art into View: ‘In the Making shows creative process.” January 2008

Wisconsin State Journal, "Art review: State of the art: MMOCA show features the finest of Wisconsin's artists". May 2007

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “Collective vision, Triennial is meditative and witty in its exploration of life's disconnects”. May 2007

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, ”Turning Trash into Contemporary Art.” June 2006

Jsonline.com, “katie e. martin’s cups.” June 2006

OnMilwaukee.com, “InSite creates public, temporary art.” June 2006 

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “Project takes art to the street.” Review of InSite, images. May, 2006

MKE, “Found and Lost: Fleeting artworks enliven North Avenue.” May, 2006

Riverwest Currents, “Temporary Art on North Avenue.” May, 2006

Newcitychicago.com, “Eye exam, studio tours.” January 2006

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “Sit up, take notice.” September 2005 

Info Magazine, “Featured artist.” Spring 2004

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “The art of the Hunt.” July 2004

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “Home is where her paper lands.” August 2004

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “Artists come together to push the creative envelope.” February 2003

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “Artist has the ticket to help make trash come to life.” 2003

MilwaukeeCollegeLife.com, “Why Milwaukee? Milwaukeeans Speak Out!”March 2002

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “Rust Spot lets Gallery Night audience in on the magic.” July 2002

Art in America, “Report from Milwaukee, Poised to Soar?” May 2002

New Art Examiner, “Untitled Blue Mercedes.” image of installation, January 2002

Shepherd Express, “Will the Rust Spot Remain?” July 2001