Katie Shaw




Education and Training: Sculpture, Installation, Printmaking, and Textiles

• M.F.A. Sculpture. Cranbrook Academy of Art. Bloomfield Hills, MI, 1999
• B.F.A. Sculpture. Virginia Commonwealth University. Richmond, VA, Cum Laude, 1997
• High School Diploma. Visual Arts. University of North Carolina School of the Arts. Winston – Salem, NC, 1992


Solo Exhibitions

• Delicate Axis. Flippo Gallery. Randolph-Macon College. Ashland, VA. 2015
• The Hill Gallery. Richmond, VA. May 2014
• The Wallflower Ballads. Hunt Gallery. Mary Baldwin College. Staunton, VA. 2006
Beyond This Place: Peripheral Visions. DuPont Gallery. University of Mary Washington. Fredericksburg, VA. 2005

Beyond This Place. Main Art Gallery. Richmond, VA. 2004


Group Exhibitions

• Directions. The Hill Gallery. Richmond, VA. 2014
• Interwoven: Art, Craft, Design”. Jurors – Melissa Messina (Senior Curator Savannah College of Art and Design) and

Kathryn Wat (Chief Curator, National Museum of Women in the Arts). Arlington Arts Center. 2012

Voyuer. Brooklyn Artists Gym. Brooklyn, NY. 2011

Mirage. Jennifer Caine, Stina Khnke, Enrico Riley, Katie Shaw. Curator: Soo Sunny Park. IceCubeGallery. Denver, CO. 2010

Randolph-Macon College Faculty Exhibition. Ray Berry, Duane Keiser, Dawn Latane, Chris Palmer, Katie Shaw.       Randolph-Macon College. Ashland, VA. 2010

• Help4Theo Benefit Raffle. Kendall Buster, Vilkas D’Angelo Horvath, Anne Graves, Todd Hale, Chuck Henry, Elizabeth King, Katie Shaw, Heidi Trepanier, Ella Watson. Visual Arts Studio. Richmond, VA. 2010

Randolph-Macon Faculty Exhibition. Capital One. Richmond, VA. 2009
Not So Silent Night: Holiday in a Box. Silent Auction. 1708 Gallery. Richmond, VA. 2008
Faculty Exhibition. Duane Keiser, Ray Berry, Dawn Latane, and Katie Shaw. Randolph-Macon College.

Ashland, VA. 2008
Squirelly Girls. 4 person exhibition featuring James Busby, Melanie Christian, Sandra Luckett, and Katie Shaw.

1708 Gallery. Richmond, VA. 2008
• The Quilt: Contemporary Riffs. 2 person exhibition with Carole Garmon. Hunt Gallery. Mary Baldwin College.

Staunton, VA. 2008
Inside + Out/ Big and Small. The Pittsburgh Center for the Arts. Pittsburgh, PA. Juror: Jeff Nathanson,

Executive Director of the Arts Council of Princeton, NJ. 2006
• Mirror, Mirror: Imaging the Magic Tale”. Hunt Gallery. Mary Baldwin College. Staunton, VA. Curator: Dinah

Ryan. 2004
• Ladyfest. ADA Gallery. Richmond, VA. Curator: Vilkas D’Angelo Horvath. 2004
25 x 25. 1708 Gallery. Richmond, VA. Curators: Janet DeCover and Cindy Neuschwander. 2003
Frilly Bits. Main Art Gallery. Richmond, VA. Curator: Melanie Christian. 2003
Thumbnails and . . .” Main Art Gallery. Richmond, VA. Curator: Janet DeCover. 2003
Flights From Fancy. Harlan Gallery. Seton Hill University. Greensburg, PA. Curator: Pati Beachley. 2003
Oklahoma Centerfold. The Leslie Powell Foundation and Gallery. Lawton, Oklahoma and the University of Science

and Arts, Oklahoma. Chickasha, OK. Juror: Professor John Hitchcock. University of Wisconsin, Madison. 2003

Annual Wearable Art Exhibition. 1708 Gallery. Richmond, VA. 2002 

Tit for Tat. Orange Door Gallery. Richmond, VA. 2002
M.F.A. Exhibition. Cranbrook Academy of Art. Bloomfield Hills, MI. 1999


Grants and Residencies

• Vermont Studio Center Artists Residency. Johnson, VT. (Upcoming, September 2014)
• ASIANetwork Luce Asian Art Consultancy Grant (on behalf of Randolph-Macon College). 2013


Teaching Experience
Curator and Studio Arts Faculty. 3-D Concepts. 2-D Concepts. Randolph-Macon College. Ashland, VA. 2001–2013

• Instructor. Sculpture for Teens. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Studio School. 2006
Adjunct Faculty. Printmaking, 2-D Design, and 3-D Design. University of Mary Washington. Department of Art and

Art History. Fredericksburg, VA. 2001–2004
Adjunct Faculty. Art Foundation and Sculpture. Virginia Commonwealth University. Richmond, VA. 2000–2004


Curatorial Experience (Randolph-Macon College. Ashland, VA)

• An Intricate Exchange: Susanna Starr and Arthur Hash. 2013

• Three: New fiber works. Aaron McIntosh, Todd Knopke, Megan Sullivan. 2012
• Hive. Installation and painting. Matt Lively. 2012
• Send Me the Pillow that You Dream On. Photographic installation. Michael Lease. 2012
• Stories, Saints, and Silhouettes. Painting and prints. Kathryn Henry-Choisser and Mary Holland. 2012
Selected Specimens. Installation and sculpture. Johnston Foster. 2012
• Selections from the City Series. Photographs. Lori Nix. 2011
• Recent Work by Elisa D’arrigo. 2011
Artists and Writers: Round Two. Susan Singer, Valley Haggard, Joshua Poteat, Robert Ventura, Amie Oliver, Harry

Kollatz, and Dash Shaw. 2011
• Krasa. Paintings and prints. Janet DeCover. 2010
• Departure: Drawings and models. Kendall Buster, Tara Donovan, Soo Sunny Park and Jack Wax. 2010
• Finitude: Drawings and paintings. David Dodge Lewis. 2010
• Education and the Arts: Images from Black Mountain College. 2009
• Artists and Musicians: Works in sound and image. Jon Brumit, Christy Matson, Wayne Grim and Jim Doering. 2009

• Targets, Lures, and Decoys: Photographs and Mixed media. Pam Fox. 2009
• From Home: New work. Lillian Bayley. 2008
• Everything but the Kitchen Sink. Group exhibition featuring women artists from LA, NY, VA, IL, and TX. 2008
• Pati Beachley: Recent sculptures. 2008
• Kingdom Animalia: Works portraying animals by 30 artists. 2008
Eung Ho Park and Joel Stoehr. Co-curated with John Pollard of ADA Gallery. 2007
• Artists and Writers: Collaborative works. Claudia Emerson and Carole Garmon, David and Dawn Latane, Jack

Glover and Susan Hankla, Julia Dooley and Allison Andrews, and Brad and Stacie Birchett. 2007

• Recent Graduates from Maryland Institute College of Art, Mount Royal College of Art. 2006
• Rocky Mount Arts Center: Selections from the Permanent collection. 2006
• Comics from the Collection of Dr. M. Thomas Inge. 2006

• Setsuya Kotani: Selected paintings 1971–2005. 2006

• Duane Keiser: Night paintings. 1984 – 2005. 2005
• Atelier Circulaire: Prints from Montreal. 2005
• On Alternate Days: Paintings. Nancy Witt. 2005

• Of Matter and Breath: Photographic installation by Georgianne Stinnett. 2005

• Raw Shark: Paintings by Chris Norris. 2004
• ONE/OFF Printmaking Collective. 2004
• Sotto Voce: Photographs. Sherry Griffin. 2004
• Skies and Highways: Paintings by Laura Newman. 2004
• Erling Sjovold: New paintings. 2003
• Point of Origin: Work on paper and canvas. Amie Oliver. 2002
• Night Visions: Paintings and etchings by Dawn Latane. 2002
• The Elegant Line: Pen and Ink Drawings from the Kelly Collection of American Illustration. 2002

• Mort Main: Works on paper and installation. Carole Garmon. 2002
• Ken Buhler: Paintings and monotypes. 2001
• Undercover: Works by Heidi Trepanier, Grady Smith, Chris Norris, and Stephanie Lundy. 2002


Professional Service

• Juror. “Pushing the Limits: Biennial Fiber Exhibition”. Artspace. Richmond, VA. 2011
• Co-chair. “Indulge: Annual Benefit Auction for 1708 Gallery”. 1708 Gallery. Richmond, VA. 2004
• Juror. “The Figure in Perspective”. Fredericksburg Center for the Arts. Fredericksburg, VA. 2003
• Artist liaison. Alien Allegations: Paintings and Installation. Nancy Baker. 1708 Gallery. Richmond, VA. 2003

• Production Coordinator. Urban Lightworks. Richmond, VA. 2002
• Co- founder and President. Orange Door Gallery. Richmond, VA. 2002



• 389 Nude Photos of Me: So this is what I look like naked. Belle. February 2011. Valley Haggard

• Randolph-Macon College Flippo Gallery. Urge. Spring 2008. Erica Orloff
• Read Into It: “Artists and Writers” at the Flippo Gallery. Style Weekly. April 11, 2007. Review.

Christina Esposito.
• Center for Arts’ Setting Enhances Sculpture Exhibition. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. July 26, 2006. Review.

Mary Thomas
• Center for the Arts Finds Talent ‘Inside + Out’ Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. June 4, 2006.

Review. Kurt Shaw
• Inside + Out/ Big and Small. Catalog. 2006
• Exhibit Offers Comic Belief. Richmond-Times Dispatch. May 21, 2006. Review. Janet Caggiano • The Fractured Mirror: Resurrecting the Magic Tale. Essay. Dinah Ryan. 2004
25 x 25. Exhibition catalog. 2003
• Oklahoma Centerfold. Exhibition catalog. 2003

• Pediatrics ICU. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. March 15, 2003. Review. Mary Thomas.