Katie Urban

Born 1977
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY


BA, Visual Art and German (double major), Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME
AAS, Fashion Design, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

Selected Exhibitions, Screenings and Festivals

Every Woman Biennial, La MaMa La Galleria, New York, NY
Esto Es Para Esto, Cineteca Nuevo León, Monterrey, Mexico

Nes Alumni Exhibition, Deiglan Gallery, Akureyri, Iceland
Flash/ Light, Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn, NY

Bienalsur International Contemporary Art Biennial of South America, Museo de Arquitectura y Diseño (MARQ), Buenos Aires, Argentina
Whitney Houston Biennial, chashama at XOCO, New York, NY
Looking to the Self, Looking into Others, Garner Arts Center, Garnerville, NY

14th International Festival Signes de Nuit, Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris, Paris, France
rind, The Carrie Able Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Arts Festival, Garner Arts Center, Garnerville, NY

Bideodromo International Experimental Film and Video Festival, Bilbao, Spain
Blow-Up Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival (Official Selection), Chicago, IL 
Looking at Home, Alice Austen House, Staten Island, NY

Infecting the City, Africa Centre, Cape Town, South Africa
The Storefront Project: Outside In, Pelham Art Center, Pelham, NY
Art in Odd Places: The Artifacts, Spontaneous Interventions, New York, NY
Bushwick Open Studios, Loft 594, Brooklyn, NY 
Identity, Loft 594, Brooklyn, NY
WACH: Room with a View, Room 2170 at Hilton Chicago, Chicago, IL

VIAL, Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico 
Spring Fever, Loft 594, Brooklyn, NY
Apparition or Illumination, Nothing Space, Brooklyn, NY

Art from the Boros, Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY
Two Hemispheres, The Gabarron Foundation, New York, NY
Aspect EZ: Txt + Img/ Deja Vu, Aspect: The Chronicle of New Media Art, Boston, MA

Ritual, Art in Odd Places, New York, NY
No Se Cabaret, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY

Solo ExhibitionNo One Receiving, BioPol Laboratories, Skagaströnd, Iceland
Open Studio, Nes Artist Residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland

Residencies and Talks

Diálogos Bienalsur, conversation with Aníbal Jozami and Diana Wechsler, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Groundwork Residency, Vernon, NJ

Nes Artist Residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland

Selected Bibliography

Sánchez, Matilde: Ese gran ojo con un aire de familia, Clarín, September 2, 2017

Clarín, Cover, September 1, 2017

Viéitez, Ezequiel: El arte se filtra en los espacios de la Ciudad, Clarín, September 1, 2017, pp. 62-63

Able, Carrie: rind, The Carrie Able Gallery, 2016

An Interview with Katie Urban , Videofocus, Stigmart10 Art Review, September 2014

Driever, Juliana (editor): Art in Odd Places: Ritual, Art in Odd Places, 2013, pp. 158-159

Goukassian, Elena: No Longer Empty and Art in Odd Places: Unconventional Public Art in New York, Sculpture, Vol. 31, September 2012, pp. 20-21

Public Art Review, Issue 47, Volume 24, Fall/ Winter 2012, p. 10

Aspect EZ Volume 3: Txt + Img/ Volume 4: Deja Vu, Aspect: The Chronicle of New Media Art, 2012 (DVD publication)


The Gabarron Foundation