Kate True

EDUCATION
2000-02 School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston MA
1995 MFA, New York University, Tisch School of the Arts, NY, NY
1989 BA, Wesleyan University, Middletown CT, High Honors

SELECTED EXHIBITS
2015, 14 “Postcards from the Edge,” Luhring Augustine Gallery, NYC, Visual AIDS Benefit
2015, 2014, MassArt Benefit Exhibit, Bakalar Gallery, Boston MA
2014, “Love,” South Shore Art Center, Cohasset MA, juror Eric Aho
2014, “the portrait project: a lifetime of art,” Boston Convention & Exhibition Center Gallery
2010-2014, “150 x 150,” Laconia Gallery, Boston MA
2010-2014,“Wish You Were Here,” A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn NY
2013, “Cool,” South Shore Art Center, Cohasset MA, juror Joseph Carroll
2013, “The Many Faces of Love,” Inman Square Gallery, Cambridge MA
2013, “Upsodown,” New Art Center, Newton MA, curator, with AJ Liberto
2013, 09, 08, 05 “12 x 12,” Bromfield Gallery, Boston MA
2012, “A Community of Artists,” Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA, juror Katherine French
2012, “Shame/Less,” Fort Point Arts Center Gallery, Boston MA, curator, with AJ Liberto
2011, “Female x Female,” Hallway Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA
2011, “Chain Mail,” Samson Projects, Boston MA
2011, “A Community of Artists,” Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA, juror Katherine French
2011, “The heART Show,” The Hallway Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA
2010 “Shine,” Bromfield Gallery, Boston MA
2010 “Summer Show,” Albright Gallery, Concord MA, solo
2010 “Off the Wall,” Danforth Museum, jurors Jen Mergel & Helen Molesworth, honorable mention
2010 “Voices,” The Little Gallery Under the Stairs, Lynn MA, best in show
2009 Artist of the Month, Dover Town Library, Dover MA (solo)
2009 “Empty the Fridge,” Drawing Room, Portland ME, juror Alex Rheault
2009 “Her Mark 2010,” Woman Made Gallery, Chicago IL, juror Maria Elena Buszek
2009 “The First Show,” Albright Gallery, Concord MA, four person show
2009 “Take 5,” Alternative Art Space, Boston MA
2008 “Off the Wall,” Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham MA, Juror Carol Anne Meehan
2008 “Figured,” Scollay Square Gallery, Boston MA
2007 “Venusian Expressions,” Art Futures Gallery, Miami FL
2006 “Little Women,” Arlington Center for the Arts, Arlington, MA, curator
2005- 2008 JP Open Studios Juried Show, Jamaica Plain MA, Juror Dean Nimmer
2000- 2014 JP Open Studios, Jamaica Plain MA

AWARDS & HONORS
2014-2015, Creative Entrepreneur Fellowship, Roxbury MA
2013-present, Visiting Artist, Sudbury Valley School, Framingham MA
2013 Curatorial Opportunities Program, New Art Center, Newton MA
2010 Honorable Mention, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham MA
2010 Best in Show, “Voices,” The Little Gallery Under the Stairs, Lynn MA
2007 MA Local Cultural Council Grant for “Little Women,” exhibit curator

PUBLICATIONS
“Cur8or: Kate True and AJ Liberto of Upsodown,” Dan Blask, ArtScape
“Embracing Carnival, Breaking All the Rules,” Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe
“Upsodown at NAC captures the magic of carnival,” Chris Bergeron, Newton Tab
“Upsodown at the New Art Center,” Lindsey Davis, Artscope
“Shame/Less,” Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe
Profile: “A place for on-the-spot child portraits,” James H. Burnett III, Boston Globe
“Her Mark 2010,” National Juried Exhibit in Print, published by Woman Made Gallery, Chicago IL
"Little Women, Big Impact," Meredith Goldstein, Boston Globe

COLLECTIONS
works in over 200 private collections including:
Julia Alvarez, Weymouth VT
Valeska Booi, Hilversum, the Netherlands
Ken & Julie Burns, Walpole NH
Saskia & Paul Epstein, Boston MA
Theo & Marie Epstein, Brookline MA
Nan Goldin, NYC
Kim Manocherian, NYC
Yuki & Natsuko Matsumura, Tokyo, Japan
Stephen Petronio, NYC
Wesleyan University, Middletown CT
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