Kate Pincus-Whitney

kpincusw@risd.edu; 805-453-8282


1993, Santa Monica CA



2020          MFA Painting, Rhode Island School of Design 

2016           BA, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

Concentration: Creative and Performing Arts, Art Direction, Painting

2015           Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art, Norfolk, CT


Selected Solo Exhibitions Fine Art

2018          Juego de Mesa/ Table Play, Oficina Proyectista, Capital City,

Buenos Aires, Argentina 

2016           Hunting Season, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

2012           Untitled, Atkinson Gallery Annex, Santa Barbara City College, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019 American Embassy Three Year Group Show, Kabul Afghanistan

“Continente” Tazas Intervenidas Por Artistas, Museo De La

Emigration Gallega end La Argentina, Buenos Aires Argentina

Smear Frames, GD Commons Gallery, Providence RI

2018 Interwoven, Kravet Wehby Gallery, Chelsea New York

Happening, Buiscut Loft, Down Town Los Angeles, Ca

RISD Painting Biannual, Rhode Island School of Design.

Painting Biennial 2018, Sol Koffler Gallery, Providence RI

2017          LA Artcore 3rd Annual Competition and Exhibition, LA Artcore

Brewery Annex, Los Angeles, CA

ArtSlant 7th 2017 Showcase, online platform gallery

ArtSlant 4th 2017 Showcase, online platform gallery

(Re) Invention: Art + Innovation + Disability + Design, (Traveling exhibition continued: Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY, Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN) Sponsored by the John F. Kennedy Center and the Volkswagen Group of America

2016            (Re) Invention: Art + Innovation + Disability + Design, (Traveling exhibition), Sponsored by the Kennedy Center and the Volkswagen Group of America, Washington, DC

Annual Student Show, Barbara Walters Gallery, Bronxville NY

9 Senses Final Show, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville Ny

Magnum Opus, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

  Floccinaucinihiliplification-ness, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

2015              Yale Norfolk Final Show, Yale University at Norfolk Gallery, Norfolk,CT        

Our 9 Senses, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY          

Chromophelia, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

2014              Barbara Walter’s Gallery Exhibition, Bronxville, NY

2012              Annual Student Exhibition, Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

Awards and Residencies

RISD Fellowship, 2018-2019, 2019-2020

MFA Gelman Scholarship, RISD 2018-2019, 2019-2020

Robert Ormes Dougan Endowed Fund Scholarship, 2018

Juried Showcase Winner for Painting, Artslant Showcase 2017

Vermont Studios Residency Artist Grant, 2017

Vermont Studio Center Residency, Johnson Vt April 2017

Artist Ambassador for the Kennedy Center, Artist talk: Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN 2017

Trestle Studios, Gowanus Brooklyn, NY 2017

Second Prize, VSA Kennedy Center Emerging Artist Competition, Kennedy Center 2016

Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship, Yale University 2015

Art Scholarship, Santa Barbara Scholarship Foundation 2012-2016

Presidential Scholarship, Sarah Lawrence College 2012-2016

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, Santa Barbara City College 2011-2012

First Place Ceramic Award, Santa Barbara City College, 2012

First Place Architecture Competition, Architectural Foundation of Santa Barbara 2010

Selected Set Design

2017           Ed and Mo, Rat Queen Theater Co, Dixon Place Theater,         NYC


2016          “The God Project”, Lone Wolf Tribe, La Mama Experimental                              Theater Group, New York City (assistant to Tom Lee)

        “The Cave”, Director: Chris Betts, Access Theater, NY 

        “Noon Day Sun”, Director: Dave McRee, Cannon Theater,                Bronxville, NY                     

      “Middle Town”, Director: Bre Northrup, Suzanne Warner Wright           Theater, Bronxville NY

2015          “Trout Stanley”, Director: Carsen Joenk, Batesment, SLC,          Bronxville NY      

      “ Till Death”, Director: Julia Rulfo, Batesment, SLC, Bronxville,                         NY             

      “The Cave” Director: Chris Chartione, Wright Theater,           Bronxville, NY    

“Colored Museum”, Director: Pamela Sneed, Cannon Theater,             Bronxville, NY 

“The Green Dress”- Workshop, Director: CB Goodman, Wright           Theater, Bronxville, NY

2014             “R+J”, Director: Roxy MtJoy, Paradise Factory, NYC

“Katzenjammer” Directed Erin Ortmin, Cannon Theater,            Bronxville NY  

“Women”, Directed: Julia Rulfo, Down Stage Theater Company            Open Space, Bronxville, NY

Property Designer

2016           Marie Antoinette, Christine Farrell, Wreight Theater

2015           The Return, Tom Lee/ La Mama/ Seoul South Korea           

Selected Film Design

2017/18       “Bexar County” Director: Cat Grieves

2016           “Paper Face” Director: Greg Patrick Marcus


2017/18           Creator and CEO of The Artist’s Daughter

Boutique Retail 

2012-2018 K Frank, Montecito California