About

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Katie Hemmer was born in 1981. She earned an MFA from the New York Academy of Art and a BFA from Pratt Institute. Her work has been exhibited in US and international galleries, including Mark Miller Gallery (New York, NY), Cabinet d’art Contemporain (Cluny, France), Galerie Terrier (Trivy, France) and Eden Rock Gallery (St Barthelemy, FWI). She has been granted Artist-in Residence awards at Eden Rock (St Barthelemy, FWI) and Château de Ballaroy (Normandy, France). She serves as the Director of Admissions at New York Academy of Art. Hemmer currently lives and paints in New York.

EDUCATION

2006                       MFA, Painting, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2003                       BFA, Painting and Art History, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016                       Right Left Brain, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2014                       Love it, Locket, Leave it, Island Weiss Gallery, New York, NY

2014                       Behind the Curtain, Mark Miller Gallery, New York, NY

2013                       Take Home a Nude, Sotheby’s, New York, NY

2012                       Paysage, Cabinet d’Art Contemporain, Cluny, France

2011                       Deck the Walls, New York Academy, New York, NY

2011                       Les Talents de la Nou, Galerie Terrier, Trivy, France

2009                       Peinture, Cabinet d’Art Contemporain, Cluny, France

2009                       Les Talents de la Nou, Galerie Terrier, Trivy, France

2007                       Travel – Sized, Eden Rock Gallery, St Barthelemy, FWI

                                Places as Objects, Figures, and Landscapes, Eden Rock Gallery, FWI

2006                       Graduate Exhibition, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

                                Take Home a Nude, Phillips de Pury & Company, New York, NY

2006                       Winter Exhibition, Eden Rock Gallery, St Bart’s, juried by Eric Fischl

2006                       Group Exhibition, Château de Ballaroy, Normandy, France

2006                       La Dolce Vita, Tribeca Ball, New York, NY

2005                       Cast, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2005                       Paintings: Live on Five, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2003                       Cryptic Symbolism, East Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2003                       Pratt Show, The Manhattan Center, New York, NY

2002                       Summer Invitational, Schafler Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2001                       ISCA Quarterly, June 2001, Brooklyn, NY

2001                       Summer Invitational, Schafler Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2007                       Artist-in-Residence, Eden Rock, St Barthelemy, FWI

2006                       Finalist New York Academy of Art Fellowship

2006                       Artist-in-Residence, Château de Balleroy, Normandy, France

2005                       Academy Scholar, New York Academy of Art

2003                       Circle Award, Pratt Institute

2003                       Pratt Grant, Pratt Institute

2002                       Northam Grant, Pratt Institute

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Forbes, New York, NY

HRH the Prince of Wales, London, UK

David and Jane Mathews, London, UK