Katherine Kerr Allen



Born,   Brainerd, Minnesota   /   Lives and works in Easton, Maryland

Educated 
MFA,   Cranbrook Academy of Art Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

BFA,    University of Arizona Tucson, Arizona


Exhibitions - Solo
2015   Eastern Shore Concervation CENTER Easton, Maryland, “DOWNSTREAM” 
 
2014   SANTA CLARA GOVERNMENT CENTER San Jose, California, "Katherine K. Allen / Artworks"
 
2013   ACADEMY ART MUSEUM Easton, Maryland, “Katherine K.                   Allen/Meditations on Nature in Paint & Stitch”

2012   ADKINS ARBORETUM Ridgely,
Maryland, “Katherine K. Allen /Dance of the Seasons”

2010   LEE WAGENER ART GALLERY at FORT LAUDERDALE
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Fort Lauderdale, FL

2008   LOS ALTOS HILLS GOVERNMENT CENTER Los Altos Hills, CA
“SecondNATURE-Katherine K. Allen”

2005   CORAL SPRINGS MUSEUM OF ART Coral Springs, FL 
“Gestures Captured-Stitched Monoprints by Katherine K. Allen” 

2004    BROADWAY GALLERY Ft. Lauderdale, FL

2001    FIBER ART STUDIO 1 Oakland Park, FL "Works by Katherine             K. Allen"


Exhibitions – 2 & 3-Person
2016    MASSONI ART GALLERY Chestertown, MD “Sparks” 

2010   VISIONS ART QUILT GALLERY San Diego, CA "Three Voices"

2009   MUSEUM of FLORIDA ART Deland, FL “Eye of The Needle”

2008   STANFORD ART SPACES Stanford University, Stanford, CA

2007   LUX CENTER FOR THE ARTS Lincoln, NE “Tactile Traces”

2004   LAKE WALES ARTS CENTER Lake Wales, FL “Nature Takes Its           Course”

           THE YELLOW CHAIR GALLERY Ft. Lauderdale, FL “Katherine              K. Allen & D. Nance”

2000   LYNN UNIVERSITY Boca Raton, FL “Open Studio/Working                   Artists”

           FLORIDA ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY Davie, FL “What Women                 Do”, Invitational



Exhibitions – Selected Group

2016   ANNE & MARK'S ART PARTY 2014 San Jose, California, Invitational
 
2014   ANNE & MARK'S ART PARTY 2014 San Jose, California, Invitational

2011-13            
           AMERICAN EMBASSY Belmopan, Belize, Invitational

2012  NAMSONG ART FAIR KOREA Gyeonggi-do, South Korea,                     Invitational

           THE FLORIDA MUSEUM FOR WOMEN ARTISTS Tallahassee,                Florida, Invitational

2011, 09, 08, 06           
CARNEGIE CENTER for Art & History, New Albany,IN “Form               NotFunction”

2009  JOHNSON HUMRICKHOUSE MUSEUM Coshocton, OH                          “Pushing the Surface VI”

          NATIONAL TAIWAN LIVING ART CENTER Tainan City, Taiwan
“Taiwan Int. Quilt”

2008  COLUMBUS MUSEUM OF ART Columbus, OH “Material
Matters”

2007  WAYNE ART CENTER Wayne, PA “CRAFTRORMS 2007”

           FITTON CENTER FOR THE CREATIVE ARTS Hamilton, OH,                  FABRIC & GLASS

           PITTSBURGH CENTER FOR THE ARTS Pittsburgh,                              PA“FIBERART International 2007”

           FLORIDA ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY / BROWARD COMMUNITY
COLLEGE TOWER Fort Lauderdale, FL “Altered States”

           DECORATIVE ARTS CENTER OF OHIO Lancaster, OH “Pieced             Together”

2006   SUZHOU ART & DESIGN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE Suzhou,               China “From Lausanne to Beijing, 4th International Fiber Art Biennial"

2005   FINE LINE ARTS CENTER St. Charles, IL “Keiko and Friends:             Art Quilts”

2004  THE ART INSTITUTE OF FT LAUDERDALE Ft. Lauderdale, FL

           DELAND MUSEUM OF ART Deland, FL “Florida Biennial”

2003  DELAND MUSEUM OF ART Deland, FL “Florida Craftsmen’s                 50th Anniversary”

2002  AVENTURA GOVERNMENT CENTER Aventura, FL                                “Contemporary Artists of FL”

           HISTORICAL MUSEUM OF SOUTH FLORIDA Miami, FL                        “Hurricane Andrew,10 Years”

           PALAIS RASTEDE Oldenburg, Germany, Invitational

           WHISTLER HOUSE MUSEUM OF ART Lowell, MA “Art Quilts at            the Whistler”

           COLUMBUS MUSEUM OF ART Columbus, OH “The Quilted                   Surface”

1990-2 FT LAUDERDALE MUSEUM OF ART Ft. Lauderdale, FL                         “Hortt”

            CRANBROOK ACADEMY OF ART MUSEUM Bloomfield Hills,                 MI “Summer Show”



Collections
The Academy Art Museum, Easton, Maryland

The Patriot Group, Inc. Ft. Lauderdale, FL

The Founders Federal Credit Union Charlotte, NC

University Hospitals Health System Cleveland, OH

Broward Community College Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Oklahoma Dance Alliance Oklahoma City, OK

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles San Jose, CA

Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton, FL

All Saints Episcopal Church Ft. Lauderdale, FL



Awards
Award of Excellence Prize/Form notFunction, Carnegie Center, New Albany, Indiana

McCarthy Memorial Award/Quilt National "11, The Dairy Barn, Athens, OH

Viewer’s Choice Award/ Form not Function, Carnegie Center, New Albany, Indiana

Best Contemporary Art in All Media/Members
Academy of Art Museum, Easton, MD

Purchase Prize/Altered States, Florida Atlantic University &
Broward Community College, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Award of Excellence/4th International Fiber Art Biennial, Suzhou, China

Most Innovative Use of Materials Carnegie Center, New Albany, Indiana



Publications
KATHERINE K. ALLEN;  Meditation on Nature in Paint and Stitch

THE NATURAL WORLD Art: Quilt Portfolio

ART QUILTING STUDIO Magazine Winter 2011
“Katherine K. Allen’s Landscapes”

STATE OF THE ART: The Studio Quilt, #6

The Best of Contemporary Quilts, Quilt
National ’01, ’05, ’11

Quilting Around the World

FIBERARTS Magazine June 2010 "Silhouettes
of the Wetlands"

TIQE Taiwan International Exhibition 2009

AMERICAN STYLE Magazine Feb 2008“ Ahead of
the Curve”

Material Matters/Quiltmaking in the 21st
Century

CraftForms 2007

FiberArt International 2007

From Lausanne to Beijing 2006

Art Quilts/A Celebration

Textilkunst International

Florida Craftsmen 50th Anniversary


Contact
Gallery Representation
Carla Massoni Gallery
203 High Street, Chestertown, Maryland 21620
410-778-7330   email / info@MassoniArt.com        
www.massoniart.com
Studio       
email  /Katherine@KatherineKAllen.com              
 www.KatherineKAllen.com    
 

 

 



 
 
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