Katie Hector


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2010 - 2014

BFA Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University


Solo Exhibitions


Dark Pulse                                                   This Friday or Next Friday, Space Station, DUMBO, NY


To Work                                                        Underdonk Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


Trick Endings                                               New York, NY

I’m really into triangles right now              Brooklyn, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions


Armenian Art Fair Yerevan Convention Center, Armenia

Caffeine The Living Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Self Alive The Yard, Williamsburg, NY

Giant Steps Raw Gallery, LIC, NY

In the Spirit 68 Jay Street DUMBO, NY

AIR Gallery’s 13th Biennial AIR Gallery, DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY


Endless Editions Biennial: Optimism Elizabeth Foundation for the Art, NY

small/MIGHTY La Bodega Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Small Paintings(ish)                                      BS Projects, Houston, TX

Come As You Are                                         Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ

Optimist Prime                                              New City Gallerie, Burlington, VT


Night Call                                                     Public Address Gallery, NY

Rel(a)y*                                                         Art in Odd Places, NY

Größ Frictions                                              Lage Egal, Berlin, DE

Picture Berlin tête, Berlin, DE

Heart Break Hotel                                       Grace Exhibition Space, Brooklyn, NY

Vagabond Time Killers                                The Wassaic Project, NY

Para-Verbal Vocab Spring Break Art Show, NY 

Nasty Women Exhibition                            The Knockdown Center, NY


A Symptom of the Universe                         Trestle Gallery, NY 

Post Limbo                                                    Chelsea, NY 

BAS Members Salon                                     Trestle Gallery, NY

Spooky Action                                            Lazy Susan Gallery, NY

Neumann Plus One                                     Project Studios, NJ

Winter Members’ Salon                                Trestle Gallery, NY


RTG/Load                                                   Brooklyn, NY

Salonukah                                                  Trestle Gallery, NY

FLOOR                                                         Brooklyn, NY

Living Threads                                           New York Studio School, NY

Brooklyn Cloth                       Williamsburg, NY

Last Dance                                                  99 cents, Brooklyn, NY

2008 - 2014               

Mason Gross Thesis Exhibition                      New Brunswick, NJ

What’s New                                                   Trenton, NJ

TAWA Student Art Exhibition                          Trenton, NJ

Trenton Makes                                             Trenton, NJ

New Brunswick Cultural Arts Council            New Brunswick, NJ

Art All Night                                                 Trenton, NJ

Ellarslie Open Salon Show                             Trenton, NJ

TAWA Face Value                                         Trenton, NJ

Student Group Show                                       Princeton, NJ


Curatorial Projects


Immigrant Artist Biennial Director of Exhibition Management

Pursuit of Self Cinema Cobra, Honey's, Brooklyn, NY

Puppies and Flowers The Royal, Williamsburg Brooklyn, NY


Art In Odd Places 2018: BODY                         14th Street / Westbeth Gallery, NY

Sine Gallery / LIGHT YEAR                               Manhattan Bridge, Brooklyn, NY

The Culture Club                                               68 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY


Sine Gallery, Berlin                                            tête Gallery, Berlin, Germany

The Culture Club                                              Brooklyn, NY


Sine Gallery                                                       NY / NJ

Sidewalk Summer Sale                                      Brooklyn, NY

Selfdom                                                              Brooklyn, NY

Waves Screening                                               Brooklyn, NY

Waves Artist Collective                                      Brooklyn, NY


NO HOLD BARRED Project Series New York, NY

Grime Surge                                                        New York, NY

Flux Hustle                                                          New York, NY

FLOOR                                                                 Brooklyn, NY


Fellowships, Residencies, and Scholarships


Meeting House Residency

Arquetopia Triple International Academic Residency


PICTURE BERLIN Artist Residency


Solo(s) Project House Residency 

Trestle Gallery Open Studio Residency 

Urban Glass Merit-Based Scholarship

Awards and Honors

2014            Scott Cagenello Memorial Prize, Rutgers University

2013            Ruth Crockett Award

2012            Rutgers Academic Excellence Award

2010            Trenton Artists Workshop Association (TAWA) Stockton Award

Selected Press


Arte Fuse: Interview with Noah Becker

ANTE Magazine: Frieze Recap 2019

Two Coats of Paint: Emilia Olsen: Visions of Paint and Flesh

Art Spiel: Linger Still - Kaveri Raina Assembly Room

Arte Fuse: Sex Wax and Surfing An Interview with Artist Nicholas Cueva

Two Coats of Paint: Past, present, future: Lizbeth Mitty and Dana James

Arte Fuse: Perilous Bodies: Personhood as Seen Through the Eyes of Two International Curators at Ford Foundation Gallery

The Coastal Post: Puppies and Flowers at the Royal: A New Artist-Run Space Explores Lustful Luxury and Mutating Community in Williamsburg

ANTE Magazine: Contemporary Desire: Puppies and Flowers at the Royal Society of American Art

Art Business Journal: Women Artists Reflect on the Importance of Mentoring

ANTE Magazine: Bold Tones Define “Self Alive” at The Yard South Williamsburg

Maake Mag: Interview with Amanda Martinez

Wellfed.US: Interview podcast, in the studio with Katie Hector

ANTE Magazine: In its right place the playful collages of Nat Girsberger


Art Spiel: Review for Ben Pederson, Some Stuff You Forgot About at Ortega y Gasset

Maake Mag: Review for Rose Nestler, Gymnasia at BRIC Project Room

Art in Odd Places: Catalogue Reflection Essay

Art Spiel: Exhibition Review for Plush Paint: please do not pet, caress, fondle

ANTE Magazine: Feminist Perspectives: Impressions from Pulse Art Fair During Miami Art Week 2018

ANTE Magazine: Seriously Playful the Hybrid Forms of Katie Hector

Teaching, Lectures, and Moderating

2018 Visiting Artist, Maple Terrance Residency

2017                Discussion Moderator for Going For the Hat Trick: Professional Development in the Arts

2017                Panelist for Critical Practices Inc discussion on the topic of: Mediation in the Media

2017                Discussion Moderator and organizer for For You, For Us: Women pursuing careers in the arts

2016                Discussion Moderator and organizer for Women in the Arts: Pathways at Trestle Gallery

2016                Discussion Organizer for BLM panel discussion at Sine Gallery

2015-2018     Visiting Lecturer, Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University

2012                First Year Interest Group Seminary (FIGS) Instructor, Rutgers University