2022 MFA, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

2007 BA, Bates College


        2023 - 2024 Visiting Assistant Professor, Providence College, Providence, RI

      2023 Adjunct Instructor, Technical Mastery in Ceramics, UMass Dartmouth

 2023   Adjunct Instructor, Professional Practices for Artists, UMass Dartmouth

 2022   Adjunct Instructor, Mold Making and Multiples, UMass Dartmouth, Dartmouth,  MA

2021, 2022 Instructor of Record 3D Foundations, UMass Dartmouth, Dartmouth, MA 


2024 (upcoming) Community Blooms, The New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA (solo)

2024 Symbiosis, Edwards Art Gallery, Holderness, NH (solo installation)

2023 Enmeshed, Installation Space, North Adams, MA (solo installation)

2023 Fewer than 100 days..., 100: Marking Attleboro Arts Museum's Centennial, Attleboro, MA (juried, group show)

2022 - 2023 Enmeshed, Crapo Gallery, New Bedford, MA (solo installation)

2022 The Ellarslie Open 39, Trenton City Museum, Trenton, NJ (juried, group show) 

2022 MFA Thesis Exhibition, Star Store Galleries, UMass Dartmouth, New Bedford, MA

2022 Conversations: Between CVPA Faculty + Students, CVPA Gallery, Dartmouth, MA (group)

2021 Cohorts - Alone : Together, MFA Online Exhibition, the University of Montana and Montana State University, MT (juried)

2021 Variations in Clay: Exploring Clay as Medium in Contemporary Ceramics, Gallery 244, New Bedford, MA (group)

2019 Breath From Afar, Taoxichuan Art Gallery, Jingdezhen, China (juried)

2017 Renegade Craft Fair, San Francisco, CA (juried)

2015 Art Span Open Studios, Smaart Gallery and Studio, San Francisco, CA

2015 Vase and Platter Private Dining Room Installation, Tratto Restaurant, San Francisco, CA

2017 Tratto Restaurant, Eat, Drink, Design: Restaurant Design Talk & Happy Hour, SF Design Week, San Francisco, CA


2023 Rodden Walker, Katy. "Can ecofemists art shift perspective?" Rebecca Hutchinson: Re-Generation, Everson Museum of Art Catalog, Dec 2023.

2023            Green, Lisa. “ 'Enmeshed' at Installation Space Inspired by an Unseen Species.” Rural Intelligence, May 9, 2023.

2023        Franklin, Diane. Attleboro Art Museum Exhibition, Fibre Arts Take Two, May 2023.

2022 “Outstanding Students 2022,” Surface Design Association Journal, Fall, 2022, p. 52. (selected)

2022 Outstanding Students 2022,” and "Students to be Featured in the Fall Journal" Surface Design Association Blog, July 29, 2022. (selected)

2022 McQuaid, Cate. “6 art-school stars from around Boston to watch in 2022” The Boston Globe, May 11, 2022. (selected) 

2022 Hess, Erica. “Studio Visit with Katy Rodden Walker,” All She Makes Magazine, Issue 5, Spring, 2022, p. 62 - 65. (selected)

2022 Featured Artist, create! Magazine, issue #30, May 2022, p. 86 – 87. (juried)

2022 Wilkinson, Don. “Art Beat Reviews ‘Conversations Between CVPA Faculty and Students,’” The Herald News, March, 2022.   faculty-and-students/6739506001/

2016 “The Art of Good Eating,” Supper Magazine, Issue 4, October 2016 p. 53 - 58.


2022 Nancy Holt’s Going Around in Circles (1973), Coordination of programming for video presentation and lecture, New Bedford, MA

2021 MFA Glimpse Show, Gallery 244, New Bedford, MA

2021 Variations in Clay: Exploring Clay as Medium in Contemporary Ceramics, Gallery 244, New Bedford, MA 


2024  Grant Recipient, Massachusetts Cultural Council, Cultural Sector Recovery for Individuals

2023, 2024  Grant Recipient, New Bedford Cultural Council, Community Blooms Project

2022  Outstanding Student Award, and 1 of 3 students selected to be published in Fall 2022 Journal, Surface Design 


2022                 Nominee, Outstanding Student Award, International Sculpture Center

2021, 2022 Graduate Teaching Assistant Scholarship, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

2019 Invited Artist, Taoxichuan Autumn Fair, Jingdezhen, China

2019 Provost Office Travel Grant, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

2019 Graduate Student Senate Travel Grant, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

2019, 2020 Studio Assistant Scholarship, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

2007 Academic Honors, East Asian Studies Honors Thesis, Bates College

2006 Tanaka Memorial Foundation, Research Study Grant


       Taoxichuan Art Gallery, Jingdezhen, China

       Tratto Restaurant, San Francisco, CA 


2022   Blurring the Boundaries 3 panel slide drawings, private buyer

2016   Tratto Restaurant Commission in collaboration with Amos Goldbaum, Vase Installation, Sharing Platters, Planters

2017   Cappuccino cup set, private buyer

2017   Peace Bowl, private buyer

2017   Large teardrop vase, private buyer

2017   Large teardrop vase, private buyer

2016 Large wood fire fruit bowl, stackable bowls and mug set, private buyer