Kate Teale

Bio 

Kate Teale lives and works in New York City.  Born in England, she received her B.A. at Oxford University; her Painting Diploma at City and Guilds of London Art School and her MFA at C.U.N.Y. Hunter College.  Kate’s first solo show in New York City was at Spring Gallery in SoHo in 1996. Recent exhibitions include:  Monya Rowe Gallery, Chelsea NYC; Jim Kempner Gallery, Chelsea NYC; AIR Gallery NYC; ‘Keeping It Real’, at James W. & Lois I. Richmond Center for Visual Arts
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo; and she has had solo shows at Kristen Frederickson Contemporary Art, NYC; Hampden Gallery, UMASS, Amherst and Yearsley Spring Gallery, Philadelphia.  Work can also be seen at Pierogi Gallery flat files, Brooklyn.  Kate teaches at Parsons School of Design, and has also taught at Pratt Institute, Hunter College, and Yale (Graduate drawing, School of Architecture).  Kate received a Painters and Sculptors Grant from the Joan Mitchell Foundation in 2013, and was a New York Foundation of the Arts Fellow in Painting 2008.  She is founder/director of Big&Small/Casual Gallery in Long Island City
www.bigandsmallcasual.net

 

 

Resume

 

Solo shows

2014   The Housed  James W. & Lois I. Richmond Center for Visual Arts
Western Michigan University

2013   The Sea Is All Around Us  Studio10, Bushwick

2003   Kristen Frederickson Contemporary Art, 149 Reade St. New York, NY

2001   Hampden Gallery, University of Massachussetts, Amherst, MASS

1998   First New York: Staff Gallery. 495 Broadway, New York, NY.

1997   Yearsley Spring Gallery, Philadelphia.

1996   Spring Gallery, 149 Spring St, New York, NY.

1994   Square Tower, Portsmouth, England. 

1992   1 Main St Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, NY.     

 

Group shows

2014   VAPORS AND SQUALLS, OR MEDIUMS Centotto, Bushwick, NY

2013   CLOUDS Lesley Hellery Gallery, Orchard St. NYC

           BEASTS & BODIES Schema Projects, Bushwick NY

           THE CALM BEFORE THE STORM curated by Sunny Shin at Gallery Ho, Chelsea, NYC

           DRAFTED Schema Projects, Bushwick NY

           SIDESHOWNATION Sideshow, Brooklyn NY

2012   BUSHWICK BASEL with Valentine Gallery, Brooklyn NY

           MIC-CHECK Sideshow, Brooklyn NY

           BIG QUEENS DRAWING SHOW Jamaica Center, Queens NY

2011   DRAWN  Storefront, Bushwick, NY

           GROUP SHOW, Gallery Muam, 22 East 32nd Street, NYC

           ITS ALL GOOD, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn NY

           EXIT ART BENEFIT, Exit Art, NYC

2010   IT’S A WONDERFUL 10th  Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

           BOTH SIDES OF THE PULASKI curated by Andrea Salerno, LIC, NY

           WORKS ON PAPER  Big&Small/Casual Gallery, LIC, NY

2009   Group show at Jim Kempner Gallery, Chelsea, NYC

2008   ‘SAME OLD/SAME NEW’ curated by Jane Harris.  Monya Rowe Gallery, Chelsea, NYC

           ON, OF, AND ABOUT PAPER  Orange Cty Center for Contemporary Art, CA

           PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN galleries.  NYFA award winners exhibition, NYC.

           PaperWORKS The Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, CA (prizewinner)

2007  ‘KEEPING IT REAL’ curated by Jerry Kearns with Sean Mellyn, Jane Dickson and others.

          Traveling museum show, opening at Richmond Center for the Arts, Kalamazoo, MI.

2006   ID CHECK, the Lab Gallery, NYC.  April.

2004   GREER ART MUSEUM, Rio Grande, Ohio

2003   KATE TEALE & DAVID HENDERSON  Parker Gallery, Fort Lee, NJ

2002   ABOUT PAPER.  Kristen Frederickson Contemporary Art.  147 Reade St.  New York, NY.

           with Amanda Guest and Maureen McQuillan.

1999   CHOICES ‘99.  Exit Art, 548 Broadway,  New York, NY.  Chosen by Jerry Kearns. 

           CULTURAMA. Gen Art. 135 W18th Street,  New York, NY.

           LONDON ART FAIR.  With NYLON Gallery, Contemporary Art Center, London,  U.K

1998   DRAWINGS.  Yearsley Spring Gallery, Philadelphia.

1997   TEXT AND TOUCH.  With Kiki Smith, Roni Horn, Lesley Dill, Carolee Schneeman,

            Kathleen Kucka, Cathleen Lewis, Brenna Bierne and others, Hunter Galleries, NYC

1996   C.A.A SHOW.  represented Hunter MFA,  New York, NY

           SPRING. Spring Gallery, 149 Spring St, SoHo,  New York, NY    

1995   THE HUMAN FORM.  Winchester Contemporary Art, Winchester, England.   

1994   REXEL DERWENT NATIONAL DRAWING OPEN. Cheltenham, England.    

1993   777  Simultaneous exhibition in Amsterdam, Bratislava, Denmark, Dusseldorf, Moscow,  

           Portsmouth and Reykjavik.     

 

Awards

2013   Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant

2008   NYFA Fellow in Painting

1994   Major project grants from Southern Arts, Hampshire County & Portsmouth City Councils, UK

1992   Winston Churchill International Travel Fellowship, UK

 

Reviews and Publications

2014    Catalog The Housed  Richmond Center for the Arts, with essays by Lucy Lippard and Sarah Schmerler

12/02    ART NEWS and ART ON PAPER for  ‘About Paper’ 

2001     ‘Up & Coming: An Inside Guide to the Emerging Art Scene’.  by Michael Steinberg. 

11/99        TIME OUT NEW YORK   'Choices '99',  Exit Art, NYC 

11/99         NEW YORK ARTS MAGAZINE  'Choices '99'.  

11/97     REVIEW MAGAZINE  'Text and Touch', Hunter Galleries, NYC  

11/97     ART PAPERS  “Text and Touch” 

5/97       PHILADELPHIA ENQUIRER  'Natural Histories' , Yearsley Spring Gallery, PA

 

Critical Writing

1996   CONTEMPORARY ART MAGAZINE “Leon Golub” feature article

1995   CONTEMPORARY ART MAGAZINE “John Virtue” feature article

 

Curatorial/Gallery Directing

2009 - Founder/Director of BIG & SMALL/CASUAL GALLERY, Long Island City

“Matt Freedman’s TwinTwin III, Artists Edition” 

“Big, Small and Casual:  Sculpture by Mary Carlson, paintings by Laura Newman 

2010 “Floating Room” by Kristine Marx and “Fluorescent Phase” by Nicedisc

“The Haphazard Color Machine” by Ken Devine and “Plasmodial Voids” by Caroline Cox  

“Works on Paper” 5/21/10 (70 artists)

“Inland” with Christian Legendre, Alistair Teale, Sonita Singwi, Rachel Urkowitz

2011 “From Our Permenant Recollection”  Barbara Friedman and Roger Sayre

C/V (cut/paste) with Jerry Kearns, Rene Smith, Tim Spelios and Seher Shah

2012 “PanoramasFoldsLostHorizons” with Linda Ganjian, Jesse Lambert, Jeremy Stenger

“Small Sculpture (by big people)” with Mike Ballou; Adam Brent; Mary Carlson; James O Clark; Caroline Cox; Dido Crosby; Katharina Denzinger; Matt Freedman; Linda Ganjian; David Henderson; Todd Lambrix; Bix Lye; Shari Mendelson; Christian Nguyen; Jim Osman; Eung Ho Park; Thaddeus Radell; Jude Tallichet; Bill Thompson; Rachel Urkowitz, Scott Verhagen; David Weinrib; Natalia Zubko 

"Color Construct"  Mary Judge; Gene Benson and Lawrence Swan

 

 

Public Collections

SOUTHERN ARTS COLLECTION   Russell Coats Museum, Bournemouth, England.    

PORTSMOUTH CITY ART GALLERY Portsmouth, England. 

NATIONAL LIBRARY OF CONGRESS  Washington D.C.  

 

Education

1998   MFA, Painting.  Hunter College, New York, NY

1988   Diploma, Art City and Guilds of London Art School, England.

1984   MA (Oxon), English Literature. Oxford University, England. 

 

 

Catalogs

2014  The Housed, Richmond Center for the Arts

2010  Inland, Big and Small Casual Gallery, LIC, NY

2001  Kate Teale, Patterns of Pleasure and Models of the Mind. UMass, Amherst. 

1996   Spring, Catalog, NYC     

1993   777  Catalog  

 

 

Employment  (selected)

2002 -  now    Assistant Professor, Foundation Drawing.  Parsons School of Design.

2005 - 08        Adjunct Professor, Foundation Drawing.  Pratt Institute.

2001 -  4         Adjunct Professor in Graduate Drawing, Yale School of Architecture  

2003 & 4        Drawing Professor, Yale School of Architecture, Grad. Summer program in Rome

 

Collectors (selected)

CUNY, Hunter College, New York

Susan Horte, New York

John Curran & Kristen Frederickson New York

Michael Steinberg, New York

Knight Landesman, New York

Susan Penzner, New York

Jo Anne Alter, New York

Avril Sergeon, New York

Staff USA, New York

Arthur Cantor, New York

Michael Formica, New York