Katie Kehoe_curriculum vitae

 

 

b. 1979 Canada

 

EDUCATION / RESIDENCIES

Vermont Studio Center Residency, Johnson, VT, US, 2013
MFA, Mount Royal School of Art and Certificate in College Teaching, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, US, 2009-11
Post-Graduate Training, Interactive Art and Entertainment Program, Canadian Film Centre Media Lab, Toronto, CAN, 2007
BA Honors, Cum Laude, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, CAN, 1998-2002

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

VERSO Gallery, Revolutions (AND): Drawings by Katie Kehoe, Toronto, CAN, 2013
Meyerhoff Gallery, ANDscape, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, USA, 2011
Gateway Gallery, Drift Ego, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, USA, 2011
Type Books Gallery, Form Poetry, Toronto, ON, CAN, 2008

GROUP EXHIBITIONS / PERFORMANCE

2016               

Inverness County Centre for the Arts, __L__I__N__E__, Curator Robin Hill, Inverness, NS
RedLine Contemporary Art Gallery, PIER Platforms, Denver, CO
Freight Gallery, PIER Platforms, San Antonio, TX
PIER/ Platforms in the Southwest, social sculpture / performance action / site-specific installation, numerous site-specific public art installations throughout Colorado, Texas, New Mexico, Utah, Arizona, Nevada, California, USA

2015              

Artscape Sandbox, FADO Performance Art Center, Legs TOO, Toronto, ON
Studio 103, Artscape Youngplace Center, Process, Toronto, ON
Island Site 111, Cape Breton, NS
Studio 103, Artscape Youngplace Center, Process, Toronto, ON

2014              

Studio 103, Artscape Youngplace Center, Process, Toronto, ON
SummerWorks, Live Art Series, Toronto, ON

2013              

Memorial Hall Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Mechanical Turk, curated by FJORD Gallery, Providence, RI
Guest Spot and The Reinstitute, Selfie, Baltimore, MD
Flex, One Year and Twenty-Four Days of Fishing, Washington, DC
The Artist Project, Toronto, ON

2012              

Lexington Art League, Approach, curated by Rae Goodwin, Lexington, KY
Emerge Art Fair, Mary Ellen Likes Free Magazines, Washington, DC
Norte Maar Gallery, Beyond the Bedroom, art from the collection of Jason Andrew, Brooklyn, NY
The Drake Lab, Mary Ellen Likes Free Magazines, curated by Xenia Benivolski, Toronto, CAN
Norte Maar Gallery, Project Space, Two Paintings by Katie Kehoe, curated by Jason Andrew, Brooklyn, NY
Flashpoint Gallery, Calder Brannock: Adventure Residency Program Headquarters, curated by Calder
Brannock, Washington, DC
Guest Spot Gallery, Zig-Zag, curated by Rod Malin, Baltimore, MD
School 33 Art Center, Construct, curated by Maragret Winslow, Baltimore, MD

2011

Woman Made Gallery, Bare Essentials: Minimalism in the 21st Century, curated by Ingrid Fasbender,
Chicago, IL
Hillyer Art Space, Soapbox,Cleaning the Catch, Washington, DC
The Contemporary Museum, LOL: A Decade of Antic Art, curated by Sue Spaid, Baltimore, MD
Minus Gallery, ANIMATIONABILITIES, curated by Linda Franklin, Baltimore, MD

2010

Fox Gallery, Valley Peasant, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
Abandon Building, Island Site 11, Cape Breton, NS, CAN
Camper Contemporary,ADVENTURE Residency Program Exhibition, curated by Calder
Brannock, Baltimore, MD
Pinkard GalleryMFA First Year Show, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2009

Fox Gallery,Whitnie Biennale, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
Deep Wireless Festival,I Don’t Want To Be An Inside Me Anymore, Toronto, ON, CAN
Open Ears Festival, Remote Forest, Collaborator: Darren Copeland, Cambridge, ON, CAN

2008

Harborfront Centre, Geek!, curated by Laura Nanni,Toronto, ON, CAN
Abandon Building, Island Sight, Cape Breton, NS, CAN
John B. Aird Gallery, Drawing 2008: 9th Annual Juried Drawing Exhibition, Toronto, ON, CAN
The Theatre Centre, Block In One Spot: Ice Breaker, curated by Cathy Gordon, Toronto, ON, CAN
Gallery 1313, Breath Control, Collaborator: Darren Copeland, Toronto, ON, CAN

2007

Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts, [TEXT], curated by Gary Michael Dault, Toronto, ON, CAN
The Theatre Centre,Block In One Spot, curated by Cathy Gordon, Toronto, ON, CAN
The Lennox Contemporary, CFC Media Lab Exhibition 2007: Digital Alchemy, Toronto, ON, CAN

2006

The Theatre Centre, Block In One Spot, curated by Cathy Gordon, Toronto, ON, CAN
Free Fall Festival, Haircut, Toronto, ON, CAN

2005

Park Gallery, The General Store, curated by Julia Burton, Toronto, ON, CAN
Buddies in Bad Times Theatre,Hysteria Festival, Toronto, ON, CAN
Sound Travels: Sign Waves, Landmark, New Adventures in Sound Art, Toronto, ON, CAN
Performance Party Series (III), Healing Broken, Toronto, ON, CAN

2004

Performance Party Series (II), The Barber and His Client, Toronto, ON, CAN
Radix Theatre, Half a Tank, Free Fall Festival, Toronto, ON, CAN
The Theatre Centre, Bang! Sonic Threesome, Toronto, ON, CAN
Performance Party Series (I), Still. Life. Toronto, ON, CAN
Alumnae Theatre, New Ideas Festival, Someone, Toronto, ON, CAN 
Little Olga Theatre, Extremities, Toronto, ON, CAN

COLLECTIONS

Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas, USA

ARTICLES / REVIEWS / WEB 

San Antonio Current, 10 Things You Have To Do This Weekend, by Bryan Rindfuss, May 12, 2016
Torontoist.com, Our Ten Favorite Things From SummerWorks 2014, August 19, 2014
Shedoesthecity, 6 Fantastic FREE Shows At SummerWorks This Summer, August 12, 2014 http://www.shedoesthecity.com/6-fantastic-free-shows-at-summerworks
Performa Magazine, (e)merge: Performance Art, by Eames Armstrong, October 2012. http://performamagazine.tumblr.com/post/33722474263/e-merge-performance-art
D.C. Performance Art, (e)merge art fair in summary: performance performance performance, by Eames Armstrong, October 2012. http://dcperformanceart.tumblr.com/
What Weekly, Transmodern 2012, by Dharna Noor Theresa Keil, Larry Cohen and Philip Laubner, May 30, 2012. http://whatweekly.com/2012/05/30/transmodern-2012/
B Magazine, Like / Dislike: Katie Kehoe, by Jordan Bartel, February 29, 2012.
Baltimore City Paper, Construct: A new exhibition unpacks the term “construct” and manages to delight, by Andrea Appleton, February 1, 2012.
Art Papers, LOL: A Decade of Antic Art, by Becky Hunter, September/October, 2011.
Aether Arts: think or perform, Katie Kehoe “Cleaning the Catch”, by Eric Hue, October 14, 2011. http://aetherarts.tumblr.com/post/11558845366/katie-kehoe-cleaning-the-catch
The Baltimore Sun, Looking for LOL at the Contemporary Museum, by Tim Smith, June 09, 2011.
Baltimore City Paper, Shenanigans: However you want to categorize it, zeitgeist-y art highlights Contemporary show, by Alex Ebstein, July 20, 2011.
New American Paintings, MFA Annual, Issue 93, The Open Studio Press, Boston, MA, April 2011.
The Globe and Mail, Gallery Going, Gary Michael Dault, CAN, Saturday, April 5, 2008.
Spacing Magazine, Nuit Blanche Interactive Alchemy, Shawn Micallef, CAN, September 28, 2007. <http://spacing.ca/wire/2007/09/28/nuit-blanche-interactive-alchemy/>

AWARDS / DISTINCTIONS

Artist Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, 2013
Runner-up, Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship, Office of Graduate Studies, Maryland Institute College of Art Baltimore, MD, Juror: Rachel Liebowitz, Assistant Curator, The Drawing Center, NY, 2011
Alumni Award, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD. I received this award for the leadership role I played in conceiving and coordinating a salon series that helped to unify the graduate community.
Top Art Fellowship, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2009-11
Full Scholarship, Canadian Film Centre Media Lab, Toronto, ON, 2007
Student Leadership in Internationalization Award, Canadian Bureau of International Education, Banff, AB, 2001. I was the youngest person ever to receive this award.
The Learning through Service Program, a pilot program initiated by the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada and the Canadian International Development Agency, CAN, 2001, which provided me the opportunity to live and work in Gambia, Africa for three months and assist in setting up a training program for rural development workers.
Literary Award, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, CAN, 2001. I received this award for making a great literary contribution to the university.  I wrote a play inspired by my experience in Gambia, Africa. I performed this piece in three locations across Canada: Banff, AB, Halifax, NS, and Cape Breton, NS.
Achievement Scholarship, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, 2000-01
Dean’s List, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, 1999-00
Entrance Scholarship, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, 1998

ARTIST TALKS / CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Visiting Artist Talk, Department of Visual Arts, Professional Practices, Colorado State University, Pueblo, CO, 2016                
Visiting Artist Talk, RedLine Contemporary, Denver, CO, 2016     
Invited Speaker, SummerWorks Conversation, Any Other Way: Alternative Ways of Showing as a Practice, curated by Ame Henderson, SummerWorks Performance Festival, Toronto, ON, 2014     
Artist Talk, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, 2013               
Artist Talk, ANDscape: Continuum, Revolution, and Drift, Meyerhoff Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2011
Artist Talk, Guess What: Fishing with Katie Kehoe, White House Studio Project, 2010, Toronto, ON, CAN, 2010
Invited Speaker, Sunday Scene, led a gallery tour, The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto, ON, CAN, 2010
Panelist, NEW SUB+URBAN REALTIES, Invited to speak on interactive GPS enabled mobile media as I was one of the first to use mobile GPS based technology in Canada, this panel was organized by the Communication, Culture and Information Technology Program, Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning and the University of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, ON, CAN, 2008                 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE     

Taught a Performance Art / Social Practice Workshop, Department of Visual Arts, Colorado State University, Pueblo, CO, 2016
Interim Project Manager, Vera Frenkel’s Visual Voices, 2016
Co-Director, Present Junction Gallery, Toronto, ON, 2013 - Present
Artist Assistant to Vera Frenkel, Toronto, ON, 2014 - 2015 
Board of Directors, New Adventures in Sound Art, Toronto, ON, 2012-15   
Installation Technician, Reginald F. Lewis Museum, Baltimore, MD, 2012
Curator, Crowd Surfing: Art and Artists, Transmodern Festival, Baltimore, MD, 2012
Curatorial Assistant, Black Male Identity Project (BMI), Baltimore, MD, 2011-12
Graduate Teaching Intern, Video Art, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2011
Graduate Teaching Intern, Newer Genres, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2011
Conceived and Coordinated Greater Than One Artist Salon, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2011
Graduate Program Technology Assistant, Mount Royal School of Art, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2010-11
Graduate Teaching Intern, Newer Genres, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2010
Graduate Teaching Intern, Senior Thesis: Interdisciplinary Sculpture, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2010
Freelance Video Editor, Toronto, ON, 2011
Curator, We(ll) Read, Gallery 500, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2011
Curator, Dance Floor Assembly, Gallery 500, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2011
Graduate Teaching Intern, Sculptural Forms (3D Design), Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2009
Curatorial Intern, The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto, ON, 2009
Co-Curator, sumMORE SPEAK, Keep Six Contemporary, Toronto, ON, 2008
Board of Directors, New Adventures in Sound Art, Toronto, ON, 2007-09
Assistant to Joan Jonas, The Shape the Scent the Feel of Things, Yvon Lambert Gallery, New York, NY, 2007
Project Coordinator and Content Developer, A.R.E. Mobile, Toronto, ON, 2007