Katherine Bradford

b. 1942 New York, NY
Resides in Brooklyn, NY and Brunswick, ME.


Night Divers, oil on canvas,  68” x 80”  2013   Private collection, Atlanta, GA.

Katherine Bradford is a painter who lives and works in New York.  Her work has been exhibited widely at venues in the United States and Europe including MOMA PS 1, Brooklyn Museum, CANADA, Sperone Westwater, Edward Thorp, and Cheim and Read and at the Bowdoin College Museum in Maine, the Hall Art Foundation in Vermont, Venus Over LA in Los Angeles, University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Addison Gallery of American Art in Massachusetts, Portland Museum of Art in Maine, Adams and Ollman in Oregon, Smith College Museum in Massachusetts, Weatherspoon Art Gallery in North Carolina, and David Castillo Gallery in Miami as well as galleries in Milan, Berlin, Amsterdam and Copenhagen. Her work is in the collections of the Brooklyn Museum, the Metropolitan Museum, the Portland Museum, the Dallas Museum of Art and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Museum. In 2011 Bradford was awarded a Guggenheim and in 2012 a Joan Mitchell Foundation award. She had also received a Pollock Krasner Grant and two awards from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. She is currently a Senior Critic at the Yale School of Art and is represented by CANADA in New York and Adams and Ollman in Portland, OR.