Kate Shepherd (b. 1961) lives and works in New York, NY. Shepherd attended Atelier Lucio Loubet in Paris, France in 1979; she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1982 from Oberlin College in Oberlin, OH; received a Master’s Certificate in 1986 from New York Academy of Art in New York, NY; attended Atelier Lucio Loubet in Paris, France and International School of Art in Todi, Italy in 1989; attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in New York, NY in 1990; and received a Masters of Fine Art degree in 1992 from the School of Visual Arts in New York, NY.
Shepherd is the recipient of the 2008 Jill Marino Fellowship, Publishing Residency, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY; the 2005 Lab Grant Program Residency, Dieu Donné Paper Mill, New York, NY; the 1999 Lannan Foundation, Artist Residency, Santa Fe, NM; the 1998 MacDowell Colony Award, Peterborough, NH; the 1997 Chinati Foundation, Print Studio Residency, Marfa, TX; the 1995 Chinati Foundation, Artist Residency, Marfa, TX; the 1994 MacDowell Colony Award, Peterborough, NH; the 1993 MacDowell Colony Award, Peterborough, NH; and the 1992 Paula Rhodes Award, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY.
Shepherd has had domestic and international solo exhibitions at Anthony Meier Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA; Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA; Bartha Conetmporary, London, UK; Boesky & Callery, New York, NY; The Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX; Dieu Donne Papermill Inc., New York, NY; GAGA, Site Specific Wall Paintings, New York, NY; Galeria Elvira Gonzalez, Madrid, Spain; Galerie Lelong, Paris, France; Galerie Lelong, New York, NY; Galerie Tessier Akram, Paris, France; Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, East Hampton, New York, NY; Hebel 121, Basel, Switzerland; Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, TX; Lannan Foundation, Santa Fe, NM; Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles, CA; Patrick Callery, New York, NY; The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC; PICA, Portland, OR; Stade Roland Garros, Paris, France; and Tribeca Lab Gallery, New York, NY.
Selected public collections include Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY; Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH; Anderson Collection, San Francisco, CA; Artothèque d'Amiens, Amiens, France; Artothèque d'Hennebont, Hennebont, France; AXA, Brussels, Belgium; Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD; Bibliotheque Nationale de France, Paris, France; Citigroup Art Collection, Long Island City, NY; Cleveland Clinic Art Program, Cleveland, OH; Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA; Detroit Institute of the Arts, Detroit, MI; Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA; Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, New York, NY; General Dynamics, Falls Church, VA; Gruntal & Company, LLC, New York, NY; Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN; JP Morgan, New York, NY; Lannan Foundation, Marfa, TX; List Visual Arts Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA; The Menil Collection, Houston, TX; Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; New York Public Library, New York, NY; Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL; The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC; Progressive Corporation, Mayfield Village, OH; Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ; Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA; Tenniseum, Stade Roland Garros, Paris, France; and Wellington Management, Boston, MA.