PUBLISHED WORKS

2014 “Aviary Wonders, Inc.” Illustrated book, published by Clarion/Houghton Mifflin

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITS

2016 “A Big Story,” Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA

2015 “Blackberry Ramble: The Adventures of Charles Wilson Peale”, Olin Hall Gallery at Roanoke College Roanoke, VA

2014 Original Illustrations from Aviary Wonders Inc., McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA

2014 Original Illustrations from Aviary Wonders Inc., Artisphere, Arlington, VA

2013 “The Immortal Charles Peale,” Le Mieux Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2011 “Dioramas” Le Mieux Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2010 “The Outskirts of Catatonia” Le Mieux Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2008 “Greetings from Tyvekia” Le Mieux Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2007 “Save Room for Cake” Rodger Lapelle Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2006 “Music In the Trenches” Le Mieux Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2004 “New Work” Pringle Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2003 “New Work” Le Mieux Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2002 “New Work” Academy Gallery, New Orleans, LA

1999 “Recent Work” Sylvia Schmidt Gallery, New Orleans, LA

1998 “New Work” Taylor Wells, College Park, MD

1997 “Theatre” Cirque de Ville, New Orleans, LA

1995 “Salvaged Elegance” Artifacts, New Orleans, LA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITS

2015 “Grayscale Wonderland” BG Gallery Bergamot Station, Santa Monica CA

2012 SCOPE Art Fair, Miami, FL represented by Le Mieux Gallery

“Man and Monster” Le Mieux Gallery, New Orleans, LA

“Invitational Still Life Exhibit” Artist’s House, Philadelphia, PA

2011 SCOPE Art Fair, New York, NY represented by Le Mieux Gallery

“Haunting Narratives” Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA

2010 “Sound and Silence” Artist’s House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

“Introductions” Artist’s House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2009 “Fresh” Projects Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

“Small Works” Artist’s House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

“Miniatures” Academy Gallery, New Orleans, LA

“Postcards to the CAC” Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LA

“40 Days” LA State Archives, Baton Rouge, LA

2008 “World Without Us” Glass Garage Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

“Art of the State” State Museum of Pennsylvania Harrisburg, PA

“Miniatures” Academy Gallery, New Orleans, LA

“The Drawing Show” Academy Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2007 “Personal Narratives Davidson Gallery, Seattle, WA

“Small Paintings” Academy Gallery, New Orleans, LA

“My Space” Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC

2006 “National Juried Prize Show” Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA

“Salon of Small Engravings Fundacion Lolita Rubial Minas, Uruguay

“Biennial International Miniature Print Exhibition”

New Leaf Editions ,Vancouver,Canada

“N PersephoneOs Spring” Carroll Gallery, Tulane University,New Orleans, LA

2005 “Miniature Paintings” Academy Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2004 “American Impressions” William Paterson University, Wayne,NJ

“Postcards to the CAC” Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LA

2003 “Miniatures” Academy Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2002 “The Drawing Show” Academy Gallery, New Orleans, LA

“Introductions: 3 Artists” Sylvia Schmidt Gallery, New Orleans, LA

1997 “Sheroes” Hanson Gallery, New Orleans, LA

“Three Artists” Patio Gallery, Covington, LA

1994 “Artist and Child” Strathmore Hall, Rockville, MD

1994 “New Artists” Originals Gallery, Del Mar, CA

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Woodmere Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

Kyoto Municipal Museum, Kyoto, Japan

New Orleans Academy of Fine Art, New Orleans, LA

Philadelphia Free Library, Philadelphia, PA

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Fundacion Lolita Rubial, “Salon of Small Engravings”, Minas, Uruguay

University of Iowa “Works of Distinction; Iowa Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Miniature Prints”

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Sarah Harrison Smith, “’The ABC of fabulous Princesses’ and ‘Aviary Wonders Inc.’,” New York Times online edition, March 19, 2014

Kristi Elle Jemtegaard, AVIARY WONDERS INC.: Spring Catalog and Instruction Manual, by Kate Samworth,” Washington Post, March 11

Colin Dwyer, A Catalog of Make-’Em-Yourself Birds Adds a Dose of Dark Humor to Kid Lit,” Washington City Paper, May 21, 2014

Kate Bruce, “Art Historical Allusions, Timeless Interiors,” New Orleans Art Review, Oct./Nov./Dec. 2013

Saskia Ozols, “Kate Samworth: A Furtive Veil,” Art Voices Magazine, February 2008

Art New Orleans, Winter 2007

“Art Recommended”, Gambit Weekly, April 4, 2006

“BIMPE IV: Fourth Biennial Miniature Print Exhibition Catalog” 2006

World Watch Magazine , March/April 2005

“American Impressions: Ntl. Juried Printmaking Exhibition,” Juror: John Ittman, Curator of Prints at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2005

“First Friday,” Philadelphia Inquirer, November 5,2004

Doug MacCash “Self Portraits Go Inside Artists’ Heads,” Times-Picayune, March 21, 2003

D. Eric Bookhardt “Kate Samworth: New Paintings,” Gambit Weekly, October 21, 2003

Chris Weybright, “Kate Samworth,” Create: Art for Art’s Sake Catalog, 2003

D. Eric Bookhardt, “Boomers in the Buff,” Gambit Weekly, April 16, 2002

Doug MacCash, “Real, yet Surreal,” Times-Picayune, April 19,2002

New Orleans Art Review, March/April 2002

“Art on the Walls,” Gambit Weekly, March 23, 1999

SELECTED AWARDS

2009 Richard C. Von Hess Memorial Travel Scholarship, PA Academy of Fine Art

Charles E. Dutrow Award, PaFA

James O. Dumont Prize, PaFA

Louis and Estelle Pearson Memorial Prize for Landscape with Figures, PaFA

Susan Carlen Brown Memorial Prize for Aqueous Media on Paper, PaFA

James P. Bonelli, Jr. Memorial Prize, PaFA

Henry C. Pratt Memorial Prize in Printmaking, PaFA

Susan Land Memorial Prize in Printmaking, PaFA

Marcia Lampert Prize for a Construction, Special Notice, PaFA

2008 Wickersham Award for Lithography, PaFA

2008 Hal and Linda Rubinson Award, PaFA

2006 Honorable Distinction, “International Salon of Small Prints”, Fundacion Lolita Rubial, Uruguay

“Fellowship Award” PA Academy of the Fine Arts

2004 “American Impressions” Ntl. juried printmaking exhibition, curated by John Ittman, curator of prints at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

1996 Gwendolyn Laan Ozols Award, New Orleans Academy of Fine Art

1995 Full Merit Scholarship, New Orleans Academy of Fine Art

EDUCATION

BFA Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

New Orleans Academy of Fine Art, Atelier, Painting and Drawing, New Orleans, LA

Corcoran School of Art, Fundamentals of Painting, Washington, DC

George Washington University ,Drawing and Art History, Washington, DC