Katy Moran

Andrea Rosen Gallery, 2015

Ronald McDonald

The Magic Roundabout

Peeking Cheetah

Bipolar Moon (detail)

New Landscape

Cat Heaven

Parasol unit foundation, 2015

I Love You and I Like You

Bipolar Moon

Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, 2013

"bear fun", 2010

Andrea Rosen Gallery, 2011

"funhilser bay", 2011

"one year on", 2010

Andrea Rosen Gallery, 2011

"primal cat", 2011

"cemetary patch", 2011

"woodland bear and bridge", 2011

"circus town", 2011

Andrea Rosen Gallery, 2011

"the truman show", 2011

"circus clown and friend", 2010

Andrea Rosen Gallery, 2011

"down at dean row", 2011

"brain dance", 2011

Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, 2010

Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, 2010

Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, 2010

Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, 2010

"Travelling Mercy", 2009

"Wasabi Without Tears", 2007

"Volestere", 2007

"Nature Boy", 2007

"Big Wow", 2007

"Meeting in Love", 2007

"The Bear, the Lantern and the Little Croat", 2007

"Redcat", 2007

"For My Grandson", 2007

"40 Shades of Green", 2007

"Ebony Eyes", 2007

Born 1975 in Manchester, Great Britain
Lives and works in London


2003-05 Royal College of Art, MA Painting
1995-98 Leeds Metropolitan University, BA Hons Graphic Art and Design


Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, January 30 - February 28
Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art, London, England, January 15 - March 8

Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, England, November 22 - December 20
Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Ireland, February 8 – March 28

Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, May 5 – June 11

Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH, "Six Solos, Katy Moran," November 6, 2010 – February 13, 2011

Stuart Shave / Modern Art, London, England, October 16 - November 14
Galleria Il Capricorno, Venice, Italy, September 19 - October

Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Middlesbrough, England, "Katy Moran: Paintings," November 27 - February 15 (catalog)
Anthony Meier, San Francisco, CA, September 9 - October 3
Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, March 14 - April 23

Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, England, October 13 – November 12


Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ, "Intimacy in Discourse: Reasonable and Unreasonable Sized Paintings," October 18 – December 22 
Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO, “Second Chances,” March 27 – June 28
PLATEAU, Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea, “Tracing Shadows,” March 19 – June 7

Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea Pecci di Prato, Prato, Italy, "The Inevitable Figuration," March 23 – June 30
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, "Painter Painter," February 2 – June 30

Magasin – Centre National d'Art Contemporain, Grenoble, France
The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH, "Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art from the Dicke Collection," March 12 – July 10, 2011 (catalogue)

Cheim & Read, New York, NY, "Le Tableau" curated by Joe Fyfe, June 24 – August 27, 2010
Stephen Friedman, London, England, "Tasters' Choice," June 12 – July 17
Kunstverein Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany, "Richard Aldrich, Alexandra Bircken, Alistair Frost, Katy Moran", March 19 - May 30, 2010

Sackler Building, Royal College of Art, London, England, "We're Moving," November 25 - 29
Parasol Unit, London, England, "Visible Invisible: Against the Security of the Real", November 24 - February 7, 2010 (catalogue)
Gresham's Ghost, New York, NY, "Cave Painting" curated by Bob Nickas, October 2-31
Tate St. Ives, England, "Contemporary Fine and Applied Art 1928 - 2009", May 15 - September 27 (catalogue)
Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle, England, "Surface Reality," January 24 – April 12

ASU Art Museum, Tempe, AZ, "Selections from the Ovitz Family Collection," June 7 - September 28
Tate Britain, London, England, "Art Now: Strange Solution," February 2 - April 13

Andrea Rosen Gallery, Amagansett, NY, "Dining Room Show", July 21 - 22
Engholm Engelhorn Gallery, Vienna, Austria, "Salon Nouveau," curated by Jasper Sharp, January 26 – April 7
Gagosian Gallery, New York, NY, "Old Space, New Space," curated by Sam Orlofsky, January 23 – March 10
Mead Gallery, University of Warwick, Warwick, UK, "The Painting Show – Slipping Abstraction," January 12 – March 17

Vamialis Gallery, Athens, Greece, "Sunset in Athens II," December 19 – February 3, 2007
303 gallery, New York, NY, "a broken arm," curated by Mari Spirito, July 20 – August 18
The Coach Shed, Liverpool, England, "New Contemporaries 2006," artists selected by Angus Fairhurst, Paul Noble, and Alison Wilding, September 16 – October 22
Travels to: Club Row, London, England, November 10 – December 20
Grusenmeyer Gallery, Deurle, Belgium, "Young Painters," January 29 – March 20
Gallery Seitz, Berlin, Germany, "Primetime painting- Young art from London," January 14 – March 18

Bloomberg Gallery, London, England, "Art Futures (Art Review magazine prize)," November 23-27
Ec Artspace, London, England,, "Peculiar Encounters," curated by Sarah Dwyer and Laura Green, November 27 – December 2
The Wooster Project, New York, NY "New London Kicks," curated by Simon Rumley and Ed Burke, October 6- 20
Museo di Stato, San Marino, Italy, "Morpho Eugenia"
Royal College of Art, London, England, MA Show
Royal College of Art, London, England, Man Drawing Prize



Flint, Lucy, and Clapper, Nikki Bruno, eds. Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art from the Dicke Collection. Dayton: The Dayton Art Institute, 2011.
De Weck, Ziba Ardalan. Visible Invisible: Against the Security of the Real. London: Parasol unit, 2009.
Hughes, Sara. Katy Moran. St. Ives: Tate St Ives, 2009.
Delahunty, Gavin. Katy Moran: Paintings. Middlesbrough: Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, 2008.
Katy Moran. London: Modern Art, 2006.
Morpho Eugenia. Republicca Di San Marino, Italy: Galleria D'Arte Moderna E Contemporanea, 2006.


Charlesworth, JJ. "Exhibition of the week: Visible Invisible." Time Out 15 December 2010.
Darwent, Charles. "Perceptions of Memory go beyond Pastice." Independent 10 January 2010: 62.
Savaris, Marta. "Katy Moran – Il Capricorno, Venezia." Flash Art December/January 2010: 92.

Duguit, Hannah. "Women at work." The Independent 28 August 2009
Luke, Ben. "Visible Invisible" Against the Security of the Real." Evening Standard 25 November 2009: 47.
McLean-Ferris, Laura. "Visible Invisible: Against the Security of the Real." Artreview.com 26 November 2009.
Sherwin, Skye. "Ten Painters you should meet." 10 Magazine Autumn: 79.
Wullschlager, Jackie. "A Force that has driven art for 100 years." FT.com 28 November 2009.
Tate Etc., June/July 2009: 30.

Baker, Kenneth. "Sometimes Artwork is All About the Framing." San Francisco Gate 13 Sept. 2008: E10.
Hudson, Suzanne. "Katy Moran." Artforum, Summer 2008: 435-436.
Kerr, Merrily. "Katy Moran." Time Out New York 10-16 April 2008: 75.
Kunitz, Daniel. "Figure and Ground." The New York Sun 25 March 2008.
Smith, Roberta. "Is Painting Small the Next Big Thing?" The New York Times 19 April 2008: B11.
Wullschlager, Jackie. "The Perceptual World." Financial Times 29 November 2008.

"Top Ten: Katy Moran." Artforum Issue XLV, No. 6 2007: 144.
Herbert, Martin. "Katy Moran." Art Review Issue 09 2007: 99.

Velasco, David. "Reviews: Katy Moran." Artforum.com 1 Nov. 2006.
Smith, Roberta. "Chelsea is a Battlefield." The New York Times 28 July 2006.
Edwards, Charlotte. "Top 25 London MA graduates." The Art Review July 2006.
Hedley-Dent, Ticky. "Theo Fennell profile." Tatler Oct. 2006.
O'Keefe, Alice. "Cutting Edge young artists put the knife into Damien." The Observer 13 Nov. 2006.


Arts Council Collection, London, England
Goetz Collection (Sammlung Goetz), Munich, Germany
Government Art Collection, London, England
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), San Francisco, California
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Zabludowicz Collection, London, United Kingdom


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