about

http://www.katykuhn.com/inactive/specialaccess.html


It is paint, after all... and the fact that its application onto a single surface can reach the deepest part of our psyches is nothing short of a miracle... words to describe what I do and why I do it, often escape me. Please enjoy  the work and share your experience of it with me.



Education

Bachelors of Fine Art, UC Berkeley

Certificate of Completion, Multi-media Studies, San Francisco State University

Current Representation

Simon Breitbard Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA

The Studio Shop, Burlingame, CA

Industrial Center Building: 480 Gate Five Road
Studio No. 306c, Sausalito, CA


Fun and Notable stuff

Marin County Fair 2014 SPECIAL AWARD: Acrylic painting
Williams Sonoma Curated Art, Featured Artist, (2013)
Film Set “
Paranoia” (2013)
Dwell Magazine Home Tour (Featured Artist) 5 Hillcrest Mill Valley, CA (2012)
California Home + Design Magazine (Featured Artist) (2012)
Candace Cavanaugh Interiors portfolio (2012)
The ArtList (Artist of the Month) (2010)













Recent and Juried/Group Exhibitions (partial list)

”Inter/Actual” a two-person show, Studio Shop Gallery, Burlingame, CA (March 2017)

”en-gaged” a group show, Studio Shop Gallery, Burlingame, CA (November 2016)

“Bay Area Women Artists” O’Hanlon Center for the Arts, Mill Valley, CA (August 2017, 2016 , 2015, 2014, 2012)
Art Market San Francisco, represented by Simon Breitbard Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA (April 2016)

Joyce Gordon Gallery, Oakland, CA (October 2014, December 2014)

Sundance Cinema Kabuki, San Francisco, CA (July 2014, August 2011, October 2010)

Bay Model Visitors Center, Sausalito CA (July/August 2013)

Crome Architecture, San Rafael, CA (October/November 2012)

Thomson Gallery, Sausalito, CA (October 2012)

Collective Actions, Marin Community Foundation, Novato CA (September 2011-January 2012)

Dennis Hare & Friends, Gallery 111, Sausalito, CA (September 2011)

Marin Masters, Mill Valley Outdoor Art Club, Mill Valley, CA (January 2011)

“Ways of Seeing” Marin Arts Council, San Rafael, CA  (October - November 2010)

“Surface/Tension: h2o,” Gallery 111 and Bay Model Visitor Center, Sausalito, CA (June 2010)

“Abstract Works on Canvas,” Robert Allen Fine Art, Sausalito, CA (February - March 2010)

“Inside Out—Bay Area Abstract Artists,” Marin MOCA, San Rafael, CA (February - March 2010)

Fallkirk Bi-annual Juried Show, San Rafael, CA (September - December 2010)

Marin Civic Center, San Rafael, CA (May 2008)

San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art (Monotype Marathon) San Jose, CA (2007, 2006, 2005, 2004)

Studio 333, Sausalito, CA (2005, 2006, 2008)

Artisans Gallery, San Rafael, CA (Best of Show February 2007, Merit Award October 2007)

Sonoma Plaza Center for the Arts, Sonoma, CA (September 2007)

Mill Valley City Hall, Mill Valley, CA (October 2006)

Marin Arts Salon, San Rafael, CA (May 2006)

142 Throckmorton Theatre, Mill Valley, CA (April 2005)

Juries

Mill Valley Milleys Awards juror (2015)

Mill Valley Fall Art Festival juror (2013)

Affiliations

ICB Artists Association
O’Hanlon Center for the Arts
Mill Valley Art Commission, Commissioner (1998-2000) and “Click Off Annual Photography Contest” Originator


Sharing space with the honored Roland Petersen at The Studio Shop in Burlingame