Curriculum Vitae Kate Walters
Education and Training
1977/8 Foundation course, Byam Shaw, London.
1978/81 B.A. Hons Fine Art, 2.1. ( film, video, tape-slide,) Brighton Polytechnic.
1984/5 PGCE Art and Design, Brighton Polytechnic.
1996-2000 Part-time post-graduate Diploma of Fine Art. Falmouth University.
Awards, Research, and Conferences:
2016 Travel Bursary from a-n to explore Orkney and Outer Hebrides
2015 Fallen Animals University of Aberdeen presenting paper
2014 Minding animals University of Innsbruck presenting talk on own work
2012 Award from the Juliet Gomperts Trust - for production of work for Newlyn show in 2012.
2011 Pari Centre for New Learning, Siena, conference on Art, Science & the Sacred.
2008/3 Short-listed for The Jerwood Drawing Prize (2 works selected in 2008).
2008 Burton Sweet Prize, Black Swan Open, Somerset, joint winner.
2004 &7 Recipient of major awards from Arts Council England, South West.
2005 Awarded travel bursary to Venice Biennale by Arts Council & Creative Skills
Recent Solo shows:
2015 With Closed Eyes Millennium, St Ives; The Plough Arts Centre, Torrington, solo show
2014 New Schoolhouse, york solo show; Arusha Gallery, Edinburgh, solo show.
2012/3 The Secret worth A Thousand, Newlyn Art Gallery
2011 Solo show Millennium Gallery St. Ives
2010 Truro Cathedral, The Body pours out Prayers (with talk).
2009 Appledore Visual Arts Festival, Devon(with talk).
2009 Surface Gallery, Nottingham(with talk).
2008 First Breath, Last Breath, London.
2008 Seeing the Shadow, Goldfish Fine Art, Penzance
2007 Approaching Rapture, Goldfish Fine Art (a DVD is available of artist’s talk)
2006 Seeing with the Single Eye, Goldfish Fine Art, Penzance (DVD of talk available)
2005 Phoenix Gallery, Brighton(with talk).
2004 Transitions 5 Newlyn Art Gallery
2011 RWA (prize winner)2011/6/02 Discerning Eye, London.
2010-11 Beasts Royal at Viktor Wynd Fine Art, London
2010 Ludlow Open, selected by Dr. Yvonne Crossley and David Roberts.
‘Exquisite Trove’, curated by Alice Herrick and Hadrian Piggott, Newlyn Art Gallery.
2009/05 Artsway Open 09/05, curated by Peter Bonnell, Sway, Hampshire.
2009 Birmingham, Visual Exhibition for Art of Ideas II curated by Stephen Snoddy.
2008/03 Jerwood Drawing Prize, curators included Anita Taylor and Emma Dexter.
2008 NSA Drawing Show, The Exchange, Penzance, selected by Kate Macfarlane
and Mary Doyle of The Drawing Room, London.
2007 Images of the Divine, Orleans House, London.
2006 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London
2005 NSA Critic’s Choice, selected by Prof. Norbert Lynton
2004 Critic’s Choice, selected show by John Russell Taylor, Newlyn Art Gallery
2003 Art Works in Mental Health, RCA 2003 and touring .
2003/04 Art, Age and Gender; Foundation for Women’s Art, touring show.
Selected exhibitions [Group] :
2011 Totem Body at the Crypt Gallery, St. Pancras’ Church, London; 2011 PRINT! The Exchange Gallery, Penzance; 2010 ‘Blasphemous’, Museum of Contemporary Art, Dublin; 2009 Salisbury Open Drawing.
2009 Double Vision at Exchange Gallery, Penzance, (NSA), with Karen Lorenz (talk given); Cornish Connection, the NSA at the RWA, Bristol; Surface Gallery, Nottingham, Open 2 ‘Particles Particles’; 2007/8/9 The Women’s Art Show, Fairfields Arts Centre, Hampshire; 2006/7/8/9 The London Art Fair with Goldfish Fine Art.
2007 Margins, Sherborne Open, Sherborne House, Dorset; Art Now Cornwall? Goldfish Contemporary Fine Art;2007 & 2006 Cupola Gallery [Sheffield] Open Exhibitions
Two person shows:
2016 CMR with Karen Lorenz
2008 Keighley Arts Factory, Yorkshire, with Susan Stark
2005 Tricycle Gallery, London, with Orly Orbach
2001 Old Town Mill, Lyme Regis, with Nick Evans.
1999 Bridport Arts Centre, with Karen Lorenz.
Publications including catalogues:
Millennium on-line Catalogue, February 2015http://www.millenniumgallery.co.uk/withclosedeyes/catalogue.htm
Tate Guide June-July 2011
Totem Body, fully illustrated catalogue, with essay by Jurgen Werner Kremer, 2011.
Ludlow Open Show, 2010.
‘Force of Nature’ catalogue of show: images and text by Kate Walters & John Keys, 2010.
Art in Action, fully illustrated catalogue, July 2011, 2009 & 2008.
Visual; fully illustrated catalogue published by Arts & Business, 2009
Seeing the Shadow, fully illustrated exhibition catalogue, Goldfish, Nov 08.
Jerwood Drawing Prize 2003 and 2008, illustrated catalogues;
What do you feel? Emotional Learning Cards, co-published by Institute of International Visual Arts and A Space. June 2008.
Approaching Rapture, fully illustrated catalogue, with an essay by Rupert Loydell.
Move, fully illustrated catalogue, Goldfish at Vyner Street, October 2007.
Illustrated feature in Sussex Life, September 2007
Margins, Sherborne House, fully illustrated catalogue, July 2007
Cover page of a-n magazine, February 2007
Discerning Eye, illustrated catalogue, 2006
Seeing with the Single Eye, fully illustrated catalogue, 2006.
Art Works in Mental Health, illustrated catalogue, 2003
Art, Age & Gender, Foundation for Women’s Art show, illustrated catalogue, 2003.
Essays and Reviews
Kate Walters by Richard Davey July 2011.
‘Becoming Sanguine’, an essay on Kate’s work by Professor Penny Florence, July 2009.
Galleries magazine, Nov. 08, illustrated review by Laura Gascoigne;
Proof, autumn 2008, Journal Extract and illustrated review by Stephen Lee;
Approaching Rapture – an essay by Rupert Loydell, 2007.
Seeing with the Single Eye, an essay by Partou Zia, 2006.