Education

University of Pennsylvania, Bachelor of Fine Arts, 2010

Graduated cum laude

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Certificate, 2009

Selected Exhibitions

2016

Juried Art Exhibition,  Automat Collective, Philadelphia PA Juror: John Silvis, 

VOX XII Annual Juried Exhibition, Vox Populi, Philadelphia PA JurorsBrian 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

2015

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

2014

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

2013

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

Generations,  The Acorn Club, Philadelphia PA

2012

Trust Us, Trust Gallery , Philadelphia PA                                                                                     

Selections From the Collection, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia PA                                 

A Drawing Show of Artists in Philadelphia, the Philadelphia Sketch Club,  Philadelphia PA    

2011

Promises of Greatness: Young Philadelphia Artists, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia PA 

Betsy Meyer Memorial Exhibition: PAINT!: Emerging Philadelphia Artists Selected by Bill Scott, Main Line Art Center, Haverford PA 

Pennsylvania Impressionism and Landscape, Corridor Gallery, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia PA 

83rd Annual International Juried Exhibition, Art Association of Harrisburg, Harrisburg PA     

Narcissus in the Studio-Artist Portraits and Self Portraits, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia PA             

2010

Dear Diary, VVVolfka Gallery, Philadelphia PA                                                                        

2009

Annual Student Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia PA                       

Awards

2016

John F. and Anna L. Stacey Scholarship

Third Place, Manifest International Painting Annual 6

2014

Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant

2013

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 

2012

Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant                                                           

2009

Pennsylvania Governor's Award 

Robert A Ricker Memorial Landscape Prize

The Mindel Caplan Kleinbard Award

The Artists' House Gallery Award  

2008

Women’s Board Travel Scholarship                                                                         

Hobson Pittman Prize

Frances Bergman Memorial Prize

Benjamin West Prize for Figurative Painting                                                            

2007

Cecilia Beaux Memorial Portrait Prize-Special Notice 

2005

PAFA Merit Scholarship           

Lectures and Teaching

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

Collections

Woodmere Art Museum

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Bibliography

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,

April 2010.