Katherine Bowling
 

   
BORN    
1955 Washington, D.C., lives and works in New York, NY
   
EDUCATION    
1978   B.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University
   
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015   The Presence of Leaves, Cross Contemporary Art, Saugerties, NY
2010
  Moments Of Grace, DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY
2009   Van Straaten Gallery, Denver, CO
2007   Katherine Bowling: Ether, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, NY
2006   David Floria Gallery, Aspen, CO
2005   Katherine Bowling: Paintings, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, St. Louis, MO
2004   Katherine Bowling: Divide, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, NY
2001   Katherine Bowling: Land to Sea, Joseph Helman Gallery New York, NY
1998   Katherine Bowling, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
1996   Katherine Bowling, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
1994   Katherine Bowling: Point of View, The Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL
    Katherine Bowling: New Paintings, Blum Helman Gallery, New York, NY
1992   New Paintings, Blum Helman, New York, NY
1990   Katherine Bowling: Drawings, Blum Helman, Los Angeles, California
    Katherine Bowling: Paintings, Blum Helman, New York, NY
1989   Rosa Esman Gallery, New York, NY
1988   Albright-Knox Members Gallery, Buffalo, New York
1987   Rosa Esman Gallery, New York, New York
   
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015   Displaced Landscapes, Alliance Gallery at Delaware Art Center, Narrowsburg, NY
    New Narratives, Storefront Ten Eyck, Brooklyn, NY
2009   Trees, DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY
2006   From Sea to Shining Sea, Shorenstein Realty Services East LLC, NewYork, NY
2005   Outside, Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York, NY
Riverhouse Editions: Master Prints by 44 Artists, University of DenverSchool of Art, Denver, CO
 
2002   The Sea, the Sea…, Graham Leader & Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, East Hampton, NY
In the Garden, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, Washington
2001   Summer 2001, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, New York
College Proofs, Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Evanston, IL
2000   Summer, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, New York
On the Horizon, New Jersey Center for the Visual Arts, Summit, NJ
Exurbia, Gallery Luisotti , Santa Monica, California
2000 Summer, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, New York
1998   Movements of Grace: Spirit in the American Landscape, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY
Summer Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
Fall Group Show, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
Sassi per Duty, Galleria Seno, Milano, Italy
1997   The Secret Garden, The Art Museum at Florida International University, Miami, Florida
Landscapes, David Floria Gallery, Woody Creek, Colorado
James Graham & Sons, New York, NY
1996   Elusive Nature, 1996 Cuenca Bienal of Painting, Equador
The Modern Landscape, Queens Library Gallery, Queensborough, NY
New York Noir, Allez Les Filles, Colombus, Ohio
1994   Landscape/Not Landscape, Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, Florida
Trees, Midtown Payson, New York, NY
Insights: A Distant View, Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
Unstill Still Life, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island
California, Revisiting Landscape California Center for the Arts Museum, Escondido, CA
Blum Helman Gallery, New York, NY
Painting, Blum Helman Gallery, New York, NY
The Secret Garden, Gallery 66, Cummings Arts Center, Connecticut College, New London, CT
"Unstill" Still Life: An Exhibition of Contemporary Painting in Oil, Fine Arts Center Galleries, University of Rhode Island
More than Real, Gallery 400, School of Art and Design, The University of Chicago, IL
Landscape: Seen and Remembered, OIA exhibition at The Police Building, New York, NY
1993   Blum Helman, New York, NY
A Private View: Artists' Photographs About Nature, The Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH
Landscape: Myth versus Reality, Barbara Mathes, New York, NYArt on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, North Carolina
1992   Earth and Sky: Katherine Bowling, Ellen Phelan & Joan Nelson, Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, Massachusetts
California, Selective Vision, Transamerica Pyramid Lobby Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1991   Katherine Bowling, Bryan Hunt, José María Sicilia, Blum Helman, New York, NY
Red White Blue, Blum Helman, New York, NY
1990   Act Up: Auction for Action, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY
1989   Joe Andoe, Katherine Bowling, Li Lin Lee, Blum Helman, New York, NY
Romance is Back, Lintas: Worldwide, New York, NY
Nocturnal Landscape, Whitney Museum of American Art at Equitable Center, New York, NY
1988   Highlights of the Edward F. Albee Foundation, Rosa Esman Gallery, New York, NY
1986   Summer Invitational, Richard Green Gallery, New York, NY
1983   Sacred Artifacts, Alternative Museum, New York, NY
New Painting, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia
1982   Famous Portraits, Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York, NY
One Hundred Works, Public Illumination Gallery, New York, NY
1979   Virginia Arts Biennial, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia
   
PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York
    Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Evanston, Illinois
    Orlando Museum of Contemporary Art, Orlando, Florida
    St. John's University, Santa Fe, New Mexico
    Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, New York
    Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona
    Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida
    Fisher Landau Center, Long Island City, New York
    The Flint Museum of Art, Flint, MI
     
AWARDS    
2011
  MacDowell Fellowship
1991
  National Endowment for the Arts Grant
1989
  New York State Foundation for the Arts Fellowship
1988
  Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Fellowship
     
BIBLIOGRAPHY    
2010
  O'Neill, Molly. Katherine Bowling: Moments of Grace, New York: DC Moore Gallery, 2010. (illus.)
  Terzian, Peter. "Katherine Bowling," Elle Decor, October, vol. 21, no.8, p.136.
2009
  Friesen, Andria. Speak for the Trees, Seattle, WA: Friesen Gallery, 2009
2007
  Time Out New York, April 12 – 18, p. 95
  Artworks: The Progressive Collection, essays by Dan Cameron, Peter B. Lewis, Toby DevanLewis, Toni Morrison, and Mark Schwartz. Distributed Art Publishers, New York, 2007.
2006
  Oksenhorn, Stewart, "Artist Bowling sees the light through landscapes," Aspen Times Weekly, 19 February, p. 54-55.
    Aspen Times Weekly, 12 February, p. 54 (illus.).
    Time Out, "For Art's Sake," 17 February, p. 21 (illus.).
    Henderson, Stephen, "Fairy-tale ending," Connecticut Cottages and Gardens, February, p. 91 (illus.).
2005
  Greben, Deidre Stein. "Katherine Bowling," ARTnews, January.
    Bonetti, David. "The Scene & Scenery Keep Changing Among Local Galleries," St. Louis Dispatch, February 6.
    Nahas, Dominique. "Katherine Bowling at Greenberg Van Doren, NY," Art in America, April, pg. 153.
2004
  Glueck, Grace. "Katherine Bowling: Divide," The New York Times, October 1.
    "Katherine Bowling," The New Yorker, October 25.
2001
  Katherine Bowling: Land to See, catalogue accompanying exhibition at Joseph Helman Gallery. 24 Jan.- 24 Feb.
    Hrbacek, Mary. Review of Katherine Bowling Joseph Helman Gallery, The New York Art World, March 2001, Vol.4, No. 7.
    Finkel, Jori. Review of Katherine bowling at Joseph Helman Gallery. Time Out New York. Feb 22- Mar 1, Issue 283.
    Review of Katherine Bowling at Joseph Helman Gallery. The New Yorker, Feb. 19 & 26. p. 39.
    Review of Winter I, 2000, watercolor monotype, illustrated on Art on Paper website. Art on Paper. March-April, p. 76.
1998
  Glueck, Grace. "Katherine Bowling," The New York Times, April 24.
    Murdock, Robert M. "Katherine Bowling," Review, April 15.
1996
  Melrod, George. "Pouring it On, April's artists bristle with restrained emotion and wry realism," Art & Antiques (April) p.25.
1995
  Pincus, Robert L. "Concept of nature changes with time," The San Diego Union Tribune (Feb. 19, 1995).
    Hall, Jacqueline. "A brooding kind of mood," The Colombus Dispatch (March 19, 1995)
    Heisler, Eva. Dialogue (May/June 95) p.22.
    Planca, Elisabetta. "Un Paradiso Neoromantico," Arte (April) pp.54-63.
1994
  Morgan, Susan. "The Art of Dreaming," Elle Magazine (April 1994) p.59.
    Berger, Laurel. "Katherine Bowling," ARTnews (April 1994), p.170
    Kuspit, Donald. "Katherine Bowling," ArtForum (October 1994) p. 102.
    Magiera, Frank. "Landscapes as seen by six artists," Telegram & Gazette (Nov.25, 1994).
    Sherman, Mary. "Two 'Views' of landscape show painting's rebirth". (Nov. 13, 1994).
1993
  Rosenblum, Robert. "Art: Contemporary Romantic Landscapes," Architectural Digest (May, 1993). pp. 194.
    Sparks, Amy. "Visual Arts:Plumbing Nature," The Cleveland Free Times (April 21, 1993).
    Litt, Steven. "Arts & Living," The Plain Dealer (April 3, 1993).
    "Contemporary Nature," Avenues (June 1993).
    "The Newsletter for Members and Friends," The Contemporary (Spring 1993).
    "About Nature," The Second Annual Underwriters' Circle Exhibition. catalogue (April 1993).
1992
  Merrill, Kathleen. "Earth and Sky". Pamphlet accompanying exhibition at the Hood Museum of Art.
    Newhall, Edith. "Galleries," New York (September 14) p.73-74.
    Pinchbeck, Daniel. "Process as Product," Art & Antiques (October) p.21.
    Scott, Sue. "Katherine Bowling: New Paintings" catalog accompanying Blum Helman exhibition (September 30 - November 7).
    "Selective Vision," Pamphlet accompanying exhibition at Transamerica Pyramid Lobby (April - June).
1991
  Galligan, Gregory. "Katherine Bowling," Art International (Spring/Summer), p. 70.
    Grimes, Nancy. "Katherine Bowling," ARTnews (January), p. 151.
    Henry, Gerrit. "Katherine Bowling at Blum Helman," Art in America (March), p. 134-135.
1990
  Enders, Alexandra "Lighting Fires," Art & Antiques (September).
    Muchnic, Suzanne. "Romance with Landscape," The Los Angeles Times, (April 13), Sec.F, p. 18.
    Schmerler, Sarah. Cover (November) p. 15.
1989
  Kimmelman, Michael."Katherine Bowling," The New York Times, (April 7), C27.
    Kimmelman, Michael. "Nocturnal Landscapes," The New York Times, (April 28).
    Smith, Roberta. "Women in the Arts," The New York Times, (April 14).
1988
  Huntington, Richard. "Katherine Bowling at Albright Knox," Buffalo News (May 27).
    Heartney, Eleanor. "Katherine Bowling at Rosa Esman," Art in America (March), pp. 155-156.
    Loughery, John. "Katherine Bowling at Rosa Esman," arts magazine, (February), p. 104-105.
    "17 years at the barn." arts magazine (April).
1987
  Albin, Glenn. "New Talent," Interview Magazine (July).
1982
  Friedman, Kenneth. "Art Futures," The Art Economist (December).