University of Indiana-Bloomington, Master of Fine Arts, 2019
University of Pennsylvania, Bachelor of Fine Arts, 2010
Graduated cum laude
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Certificate, 2009
Taking Root, Kunst im Tunnel, Dusseldorf Germany Curator: Jurriaan Benschop Forthcoming
Fever Vessels, Buckham Gallery, Flint MI Forthcoming
Hypnopompia, MFA Thesis, Grunwald Gallery at Indiana University, Bloomington IN
Chromatose, Gamut Gallery, Evansville IN (link to statement)
Good Girl, Bad Girl, Fuller Projects, Bloomington IN: (link to statement)
Small Talk, The Painting Center, NYC NY
Juried Art Exhibition, Automat Collective, Philadelphia PA Juror: John Silvis,
VOX XII Annual Juried Exhibition, Vox Populi, Philadelphia PA Jurors: Brian Droitcour and Gordon Hall
Recent Paintings, F.A,N Gallery, Philadelphia PA Solo show
Figurative II, Gallery 1261, Denver CO
The Thread of Art, Stanek Gallery, Philadelphia PA Curator: Ross Mitchell
Visions From Emerging Artists -Privacy Made Public, New Hope Arts Center, New Hope PA Curator: Alex Cohen
Keeping It Real: Recent Acquisitions of Narrative and Realist Art, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia PA
A Fine Arrangement, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia PA Curators: Jan Baltzell and Michael Gallagher
Jenny Kanzler and Catherine Mulligan, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Alumni Gallery, Philadelphia PA
Lilies, Figs and Folly: Contemporary Still Life, Cerulean Arts Gallery, Philadelphia PA, Guest Curator: Bill Scott
Catching the Big Fish: A David Lynch-Themed Group Show, Pterodactyl Gallery, Philadelphia PA
Recent Work, F.A.N Gallery, Philadelphia PA Solo show
The Woodmere 73rd Annual Juried Exhibition, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia PA, Juror: Sarah McEneaney
Women and Biography: Selections from the Woodmere's Permanent Collection, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia PA
State of the Art 2013, Chase Young Gallery, Boston MA
1st Annual Juried Exhibition, Cerulean Arts, Philadelphia PA ; Juror: Stuart Shils Honorable Mention
In Front of Strangers, I SIng: 72nd Annual Juried Exhibition, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia PA; Jurors: Rubens Ghenov and Dona Nelson Maybelle Longstreet Prize
Friends of Art Prize, Indiana University-Bloomington
Grant In Aid Award, Indiana University-Bloomington
John F. and Anna L. Stacey Scholarship
Third Place, Manifest International Painting Annual 6
Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant
Honorable Mention, 1st Annual Juried Exhibition, Cerulean Arts
The Maybelle Longstreet Prize, 72nd Annual Juried Exhibition, Woodmere Art Museum
Vermont Studio Center Residency with Grant
Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant
Pennsylvania Governor's Award
Robert A Ricker Memorial Landscape Prize
The Mindel Caplan Kleinbard Award
The Artists' House Gallery Award
Women’s Board Travel Scholarship
Hobson Pittman Prize
Frances Bergman Memorial Prize
Benjamin West Prize for Figurative Painting
Cecilia Beaux Memorial Portrait Prize-Special Notice
PAFA Merit Scholarship
Lectures and Teaching
Discussion Section Leader, Pathways: Introduction to Art, Design, and Merchandising, IU Bloomington, Fall 2018
Associate Instructor, Color, IU Bloomington, Fall and Spring 2017
Associate Instructor, Introduction to Drawing, IU Bloomington, Fall and Spring 2016
Panel Discussion, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, March 2015
Art at Lunch Lecture, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, December 2014
Lecture, Woodmere Art Museum, April 2014
Instructor, Portside Art Center, Philadelphia PA “Introduction to Drawing” Fall 2013
Woodmere Art Museum
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Inclusion in Manifest International Painting Annual 6, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati OH, 2016.
Fabbri, Anne R. "The Thread of Art", Title Magazine, April 2016.
Inclusion in Poets and Artists Magazine: Heightened Perceptions, Curated by John Seed, Issue 65, June 2015.
Rodabaugh, Mary Anna. "Recent Paintings by Catherine Mulligan at F.A.N Gallery", Main Course Philadelphia, February 2015.
Heidenry, Rachel. "Art In Philadelphia and New York, January 2015", publicwalls.org, January 2015.
Seed, John. "Ten Memorable Paintings from 2014," Huffington Post, December 2014.
Clarke, Sabina. "Artist on the Move: Talent Runs in the Family," Irish Edition, May 2014.
Clarke, Sabina. "Part of Woodmere's 'Women and Biography'- Unsettling Self-Portrait Reveals a Complex Inner Life," The Chestnut Hill Local, May 2014.
Newhall, Edith, "Woodmere Show Focuses on Contemporary Art", The Inquirer, June 2013.
Kilpatrick, Jeff, "The Gallery at Memphis Opening: A New Local Middle School Unveils Local Artistic Treasure," The Spirit, April 2013.
Rosenberg, Amy, “Opening Woodmere to the Current Art Scene,” The Inquirer, December 2011.
Rosof, Libby, “Extra Extra Performances and Critical Mass on Frankford Ave,” theartblog.org,