Kate Teale lives and works in New York City. Born in England, she received her B.A. at Oxford University; her Painting Diploma at City and Guilds of London Art School and her MFA at C.U.N.Y. Hunter College. Kate’s first solo show in New York City was at Spring Gallery in SoHo in 1996. Recent exhibitions include: Monya Rowe Gallery, Chelsea NYC; Jim Kempner Gallery, Chelsea NYC; AIR Gallery NYC; ‘Keeping It Real’, at James W. & Lois I. Richmond Center for Visual Arts
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo; and she has had solo shows at Kristen Frederickson Contemporary Art, NYC; Hampden Gallery, UMASS, Amherst and Yearsley Spring Gallery, Philadelphia. Work can also be seen at Pierogi Gallery flat files, Brooklyn. Kate teaches at Parsons School of Design, and has also taught at Pratt Institute, Hunter College, and Yale (Graduate drawing, School of Architecture). Kate received a Painters and Sculptors Grant from the Joan Mitchell Foundation in 2013, and was a New York Foundation of the Arts Fellow in Painting 2008. She is founder/director of Big&Small/Casual Gallery in Long Island City www.bigandsmallcasual.net
2014 The Housed James W. & Lois I. Richmond Center for Visual Arts
Western Michigan University
2013 The Sea Is All Around Us Studio10, Bushwick
2003 Kristen Frederickson Contemporary Art, 149 Reade St. New York, NY
2001 Hampden Gallery, University of Massachussetts, Amherst, MASS
1998 First New York: Staff Gallery. 495 Broadway, New York, NY.
1997 Yearsley Spring Gallery, Philadelphia.
1996 Spring Gallery, 149 Spring St, New York, NY.
1994 Square Tower, Portsmouth, England.
1992 1 Main St Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, NY.
2014 VAPORS AND SQUALLS, OR MEDIUMS Centotto, Bushwick, NY
2013 CLOUDS Lesley Hellery Gallery, Orchard St. NYC
BEASTS & BODIES Schema Projects, Bushwick NY
THE CALM BEFORE THE STORM curated by Sunny Shin at Gallery Ho, Chelsea, NYC
DRAFTED Schema Projects, Bushwick NY
SIDESHOWNATION Sideshow, Brooklyn NY
2012 BUSHWICK BASEL with Valentine Gallery, Brooklyn NY
MIC-CHECK Sideshow, Brooklyn NY
BIG QUEENS DRAWING SHOW Jamaica Center, Queens NY
2011 DRAWN Storefront, Bushwick, NY
GROUP SHOW, Gallery Muam, 22 East 32nd Street, NYC
ITS ALL GOOD, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn NY
EXIT ART BENEFIT, Exit Art, NYC
2010 IT’S A WONDERFUL 10th Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
BOTH SIDES OF THE PULASKI curated by Andrea Salerno, LIC, NY
WORKS ON PAPER Big&Small/Casual Gallery, LIC, NY
2009 Group show at Jim Kempner Gallery, Chelsea, NYC
2008 ‘SAME OLD/SAME NEW’ curated by Jane Harris. Monya Rowe Gallery, Chelsea, NYC
ON, OF, AND ABOUT PAPER Orange Cty Center for Contemporary Art, CA
PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN galleries. NYFA award winners exhibition, NYC.
PaperWORKS The Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, CA (prizewinner)
2007 ‘KEEPING IT REAL’ curated by Jerry Kearns with Sean Mellyn, Jane Dickson and others.
Traveling museum show, opening at Richmond Center for the Arts, Kalamazoo, MI.
2006 ID CHECK, the Lab Gallery, NYC. April.
2004 GREER ART MUSEUM, Rio Grande, Ohio
2003 KATE TEALE & DAVID HENDERSON Parker Gallery, Fort Lee, NJ
2002 ABOUT PAPER. Kristen Frederickson Contemporary Art. 147 Reade St. New York, NY.
with Amanda Guest and Maureen McQuillan.
1999 CHOICES ‘99. Exit Art, 548 Broadway, New York, NY. Chosen by Jerry Kearns.
CULTURAMA. Gen Art. 135 W18th Street, New York, NY.
LONDON ART FAIR. With NYLON Gallery, Contemporary Art Center, London, U.K
1998 DRAWINGS. Yearsley Spring Gallery, Philadelphia.
1997 TEXT AND TOUCH. With Kiki Smith, Roni Horn, Lesley Dill, Carolee Schneeman,
Kathleen Kucka, Cathleen Lewis, Brenna Bierne and others, Hunter Galleries, NYC
1996 C.A.A SHOW. represented Hunter MFA, New York, NY
SPRING. Spring Gallery, 149 Spring St, SoHo, New York, NY
1995 THE HUMAN FORM. Winchester Contemporary Art, Winchester, England.
1994 REXEL DERWENT NATIONAL DRAWING OPEN. Cheltenham, England.
1993 777 Simultaneous exhibition in Amsterdam, Bratislava, Denmark, Dusseldorf, Moscow,
Portsmouth and Reykjavik.
2013 Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant
2008 NYFA Fellow in Painting
1994 Major project grants from Southern Arts, Hampshire County & Portsmouth City Councils, UK
1992 Winston Churchill International Travel Fellowship, UK
Reviews and Publications
2014 Catalog The Housed Richmond Center for the Arts, with essays by Lucy Lippard and Sarah Schmerler
12/02 ART NEWS and ART ON PAPER for ‘About Paper’
2001 ‘Up & Coming: An Inside Guide to the Emerging Art Scene’. by Michael Steinberg.
11/99 TIME OUT NEW YORK 'Choices '99', Exit Art, NYC
11/99 NEW YORK ARTS MAGAZINE 'Choices '99'.
11/97 REVIEW MAGAZINE 'Text and Touch', Hunter Galleries, NYC
11/97 ART PAPERS “Text and Touch”
5/97 PHILADELPHIA ENQUIRER 'Natural Histories' , Yearsley Spring Gallery, PA
1996 CONTEMPORARY ART MAGAZINE “Leon Golub” feature article
1995 CONTEMPORARY ART MAGAZINE “John Virtue” feature article
2009 - Founder/Director of BIG & SMALL/CASUAL GALLERY, Long Island City
“Matt Freedman’s TwinTwin III, Artists Edition”
“Big, Small and Casual: Sculpture by Mary Carlson, paintings by Laura Newman
2010 “Floating Room” by Kristine Marx and “Fluorescent Phase” by Nicedisc
“The Haphazard Color Machine” by Ken Devine and “Plasmodial Voids” by Caroline Cox
“Works on Paper” 5/21/10 (70 artists)
“Inland” with Christian Legendre, Alistair Teale, Sonita Singwi, Rachel Urkowitz
2011 “From Our Permenant Recollection” Barbara Friedman and Roger Sayre
⌘C/⌘V (cut/paste) with Jerry Kearns, Rene Smith, Tim Spelios and Seher Shah
2012 “PanoramasFoldsLostHorizons” with Linda Ganjian, Jesse Lambert, Jeremy Stenger
“Small Sculpture (by big people)” with Mike Ballou; Adam Brent; Mary Carlson; James O Clark; Caroline Cox; Dido Crosby; Katharina Denzinger; Matt Freedman; Linda Ganjian; David Henderson; Todd Lambrix; Bix Lye; Shari Mendelson; Christian Nguyen; Jim Osman; Eung Ho Park; Thaddeus Radell; Jude Tallichet; Bill Thompson; Rachel Urkowitz, Scott Verhagen; David Weinrib; Natalia Zubko
"Color Construct" Mary Judge; Gene Benson and Lawrence Swan
SOUTHERN ARTS COLLECTION Russell Coats Museum, Bournemouth, England.
PORTSMOUTH CITY ART GALLERY Portsmouth, England.
NATIONAL LIBRARY OF CONGRESS Washington D.C.
1998 MFA, Painting. Hunter College, New York, NY
1988 Diploma, Art City and Guilds of London Art School, England.
1984 MA (Oxon), English Literature. Oxford University, England.
2014 The Housed, Richmond Center for the Arts
2010 Inland, Big and Small Casual Gallery, LIC, NY
2001 Kate Teale, Patterns of Pleasure and Models of the Mind. UMass, Amherst.
1996 Spring, Catalog, NYC
1993 777 Catalog
2002 - now Assistant Professor, Foundation Drawing. Parsons School of Design.
2005 - 08 Adjunct Professor, Foundation Drawing. Pratt Institute.
2001 - 4 Adjunct Professor in Graduate Drawing, Yale School of Architecture
2003 & 4 Drawing Professor, Yale School of Architecture, Grad. Summer program in Rome
CUNY, Hunter College, New York
Susan Horte, New York
John Curran & Kristen Frederickson New York
Michael Steinberg, New York
Knight Landesman, New York
Susan Penzner, New York
Jo Anne Alter, New York
Avril Sergeon, New York
Staff USA, New York
Arthur Cantor, New York
Michael Formica, New York