EDUCATION


2022 MFA, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth


2007 BA, Bates College


2006 Study Abroad Year, Associative Kyoto Program, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan


2004 Bates Semester Abroad, Kanazawa, Japan



TEACHING

2022 Instructor, Mold Making and Multiples, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Dartmouth, MA


2021, 2022 Instructor of Record 3D Foundations, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Dartmouth, MA



SOLO AND GROUP SHOWS

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


2021 - 2022 Enmeshed, Crapo Gallery, New Bedford, MA (solo installation)


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


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 show)


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



PUBLICATIONS


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

https://www.surfacedesign.org/events-exhibits/exhibits/outstanding-students-2022/


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

https://www.bostonglobe.com/2022/05/11/arts/6-art-school-stars-watch-2022/


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)

www.createmagazine.com/blog/issue-30-finalists-announced


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

https://www.heraldnews.com/story/entertainment/2022/02/19/art-beatreviewsconversations-between-cvpa- faculty-and-students/6739506001/


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

https://issuu.com/mondiale/docs/supper_04?e=0/39395841



CURATORIAL PROJECTS


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



AWARDS, HONORS, GRANTS

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

Association


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



COLLECTIONS

Taoxichuan Art Gallery, Jingdezhen, China

Tratto Restaurant, San Francisco, CA



COMMISSIONS


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