Born Mount Holly, NJ

Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA


EDUCATION

2007 MFA, Painting, Hunter College, New York, NY

1998 BA, Studio Art, University of California, Santa Cruz

1998 BA, American Studies (honors), University of California, Santa Cruz

SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS 

2013 Katy Krantz, Totokaelo, Seattle, WA

2013 Symbiosis, Seattle Design Center, Seattle, WA

2010 The Centerpiece, IKO IKO Space, Los Angeles, CA

Alchemy, Saffron, Brooklyn, NY

2006 New Paintings, Metaphor Contemporary Art, Brooklyn, NY

1998  Reckless La-La, Dancing Man Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 Dressed Up Normal, Tappan Collective, Los Angeles, CA

Drawing for Sculpture, Tiger Strikes Asteroid Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2013 Pressed to the EDGE, Tashiro Kaplan Corridor Gallery

2011 Dug, SOIL Gallery, Seattle, WA

No Longer the Property Of, Lost Coat Culture Machine, Fort Bragg, CA

Twelve and Under, Saffron, Brooklyn, NY 

2010 You Need to Know Your History, Greenwich House Pottery, NY, NY

Yard Show, Dirty Dirty, Brooklyn, NY

Pap Art, San Francisco City College Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009 tART @AIR, AIR Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Stayin’ Alive, Metaphor Contemporary Art, Brooklyn, NY

Pap Art, Truman State University Art Gallery, Kirksville, MO

2008 Pollock-Krasner Fellows at Byrdcliffe, Kleinert/James Art Center, Woodstock, NY

Yellow, Studio 1442, New York, NY

Annual Works on Paper, LBI Foundation, Loveladies, NJ

2007 Punch Bowl, Metaphor Contemporary Art, Brooklyn, NY

  MFA Thesis Show, Times Square Gallery, New York, NY

2006 Recent Work, Metaphor Contemporary Art, Scope Art Fair, Hamptons, NY

2003 Deep Decoration, Giorgi Gallery, Berkeley, CA 

Out of Line, Oakland Art Gallery, Oakland, CA

Amnesia Bakery, Phantom Gallery Project, San Jose, CA

Scenes and Zines, Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA

2002  Turf: West Contra Costa County Artists, Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA 

Visions of Peace, Metropolitan Transportation Commission, Oakland, CA

2000 Laberinto de Las Culturas, SOMARTS Gallery, San Francisco CA

La Flor y La Calavera, Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA (catalog) 

Accidentes Vivenciales, Museo de la Ciudad de Cuernavaca, Cuernavaca, Mexico

1999 Maldita Suerte, Balazo Mission Badlands Gallery, San Francisco, CA

AAC Annual Exhibition, North Tahoe Art Center, Lake Tahoe, CA

1998 Irwin Scholars Exhibition, Porter Sesnon Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA

AWARDS AND FELLOWSHIPS

2012 Edge Professional Development Program, Artist Trust, Seattle, WA

2008 Rema Hort Mann Visual Art Grant Nominee 

Pollock Krasner Fellow, Byrdcliffe Artist Colony, Woodstock, NY

2007 Nancy Ashton Memorial Prize, Hunter College 

Joan Mitchell MFA Award Nominee

2005 Lutz/Riedel Fellowship, Hunter College

2002 Full Scholarship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, CO

2001 Residency, Art Farm, Marquette, NE

1998 Irwin Scholarship, University of California, Santa Cruz


BIBLIOGRAPHY

2016 Garland, Heather Elizabeth. "Drawing for Sculpture at TSA New York," paintingisdead.com 2/11/2016

2010 Davila, Florangela. “Artscape: New Arts Space in Old INS Building,” KPLU 88.5 (radio interview) 10/31/2010

Lacitis, Erik. “Old INS Building gets new life as arts space,” (image) The Seattle Times, 10/17/2010

www.beautifuldecay.com/2010/03/02/katy-krantz/

 www.imrevolting.net/?paged=7

Pap Art, Truman State University Art Gallery, (exhibition catalog)

2009 Saint Anne’s Review, A Journal of Contemporary Arts and Letters,(two images), Fall 2009

2008 Guha, Rohin. “Sweet tARTs Go Down The Rabbit Hole,”BlackBookmag.com, 7/3/2008 2006

La Rocco, Ben. Art Review, The Brooklyn Rail, 2/2006

“Katy Krantz at Metaphor Contemporary Art,” (cover image) IN Brooklyn, 1/26/2006

2005 El Corazon de la Muerte, Altars and Offerings for Days of the Dead, Oakland Museum of California, (exhibition catalog)

2003 Kroth, Maya. "Out of Line: The Many Faces of Feminism at theOakland Art Gallery," SF Station.com, 8/2003

Westbrook, Lindsey. "Chicks Awry: Extra Spice at the Oakland Art Gallery," East Bay Express, 7/16/2003

2002  May, Meredith. "Artistic Response to 9/11 on display," SanFrancisco Chronicle, 2/15/2002

2001  Oakland’s Urbanview, Cover Image and Interview, 10/24/01-10/30/01

2000 Santiago, Chiori. "Borderland," (image) The Museum of California Magazine, Fall 2000

O’Donnell, Patrick. "Take a peep at voyeurism," Golden Gate [X]press, 9/14/2000 

"Exponen ‘Las Otras’ en El Museo de la Ciudad de Cuernavaca," (image) La Union de Morelos, 5/24/2000

1998 Chiapella, Julia. "Return of the Dancing Man," (image) Santa Cruz Sentinel, 6/12/1998

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2007-2010 Faculty, Parsons, The New School for Design, New York, 

2007-2010 Faculty, Trinity School, Art Department, New York, NY

2008 Visiting Artist, Lectures/Workshops, Hunter College, New York, NY

2003 Art Workshops for Parents, Downer School, San Pablo, CA

2002 Integrating Art into the Classroom (workshop series for teachers), Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA

2001 Creating Expressive Images, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

2000 Artist’s Talk: Altars and Offerings for the Days the Dead, Oakland Museum


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