Kate Brockman

15th Annual ARC Salon (2020-2021)

Kate Brockman

United States

Kate Brockman was born in England and moved, with her family, to the United States in 1979. She took her first course in figure sculpture while an undergrad at West Chester University, Pa. Formal art study began at The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in1986. This time solidified her love of figurative work and specifically the nude. Kate continued study with Evangelos Frudakis and Myron Barnstone. Shehas had solo exhibits in the Philadelphia area and the James A. Michener Museum in Doylestown, PA, as well as numerous group shows in the tri-state area. Brockman has received many national and international awards for her work including a Cresson Memorial Traveling Scholarship, two grants from the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation, the Alex J. Ettl Grant from the National Sculpture Society in 2011, and recently the Michael Gressel Memorial Award from the Hudson Valley Art Association in 2017.

Kate is an active member of the National Sculpture Society and is on the sculpture faculty at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, teaching figure modeling and Foundry. Her studio and foundry are in Philadelphia.

 

 

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