Note: Some publications on CV include hyperlinks to originals.
The "Reviews" page has downloadable pdfs or links to every listing. 


MFA in Painting, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
- Departmental Assistantship & University-Wide Assistantship

BFA in Drawing and Painting, Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York
- SUNY Foundation Award for Excellence in the Fine Arts
- Harpur College Departmental Honors in Art
- Harpur College Academic Honors

Certificat, Cours de la Civilization Francaise, Sorbonne, Paris, France



2020 James Renwick Alliance Distinguished Artist

2020 MICA Visiting Artist

2019 Trawick Prize Finalist

2019 Feminist Field School with Micol Hebron, Centre Pompadour, Ercourt, France

2019 MD Arts Council Individual Artist Award, Painting ($1,000)

2018   MD Arts Council Individual Artist Award, Crafts ($3,000)

2017   Finalist, Elizabeth R. Raphael Founder’s Prize & People’s Choice Award

2016   Southeastern College Art Conference Award for Outstanding Artistic Achievement

2016   Fulbright Specialist Roster, Institute Of International Education, Council for International Exchange of Scholars (5 years)           

2015   MD Arts Council Individual Artist Award, Crafts ($6,000)

2013   Trawick Prize Finalist

2008   NC Arts Council Grant ($10,000)

2004   Florida Cultural Affairs Artist Enhancement Grant

2004   Honorable Mention, South Florida Cultural Consortium

2000   Hambidge Center Residency, Raybun Gap, Georgia

2000   Nominated by Department for University-Wide Teaching Award

1999   Millay Colony Fellowship / Residency, Austerlitz, NY

1999   Hambidge Center Residency: Raybun Gap, Georgia

1998   South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowship ($15,000)

1998   Hambidge Center Residency: Raybun Gap, Georgia

1997   Miami-Dade Cultural Affairs Artist Access Grant

1996   Florida Visual Arts Fellowship, Division of Cultural Affairs ($5,000)

1994   Hambidge Center Fellowship / Residency: Raybun Gap, Georgia

Nov 1992   Morris Corporation Public Art Fund Purchase

May 1992   Morris Corporation Public Art Fund Purchase



Jen Tough Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Jen Tough Gallery, San Francisco, CA (catalog)

Common Denominator, York College of Pennsylvania, York, PA (catalog)
#brute, Coastal Carolina University, Conway, SC

Threadbare, Davis Gallery, Hobart and Williams Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY
Difficult Truths, The Granary Art Center, Ephraim, UT
#bullyculture, Gateway Arts Center, Brentwood, MD

Threads Bared, Herndon Gallery, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH (3 person)

Spring Solos, Arlington Art Center, Arlington, VA

This Sharp World, Hardcore Art Contemporary Space, Miami, FL
Eudora Welty Symposium Exhibition, Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS(4 person)

Purge/Deluge, Hillyer Art Center, Washington, DC

Solo Booth, Palm Beach 3 Contemporary Art Fair, Chelsea Galleria Booth, Palm Beach, FL      
Dress Code, Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, CO   (3 person show)

Undressed, Belger Art Center, Kansas City, MO
Sublime Imperfection, ArtSpace, Raleigh, NC
Kate Kretz, Chelsea Galleria, Miami, FL

Inspired by Her, Lederer Gallery, SUNY Geneseo, Geneseo, NY   (2 person show)

Grace & Shame, Frost Art Museum, Miami, FL (catalog)
Resplendent Frailty, Chelsea Galleria, Miami, FL

Kate Kretz, Old Capitol Gallery, Tallahassee, FL

Kate Kretz - Wearable Psychological States, Fiber Arts Foundation, Amherst, MA
Insides-Out, MIA Gallery, Miami, FL (catalog)

Night Air, Sunrise Civic Center Gallery, Sunrise, FL

Threat of Heavy Weather, Coker College, Hartsville, SC
Dresses, Drawings, and Paintings, Broward Community College, Davie, FL

Kate Kretz, Metro-Dade Cultural Resources Center, Miami, FL
Fate of A Technicolor Romantic, Hollywood Art and Culture Center, Hollywood, FL
Kate Kretz & Carrie Rambusky, 621 Gallery, Tallahassee, FL   (2 person show)

Kate Kretz, The Florida Stage Gallery, West Palm Beach, FL
Kate Kretz New Work, Trehearn Gallery, Austin Peay State Univ., Clarksville, TN
Three Artists, Miami-Dade Community College, Miami, FL (3 person show)

New work by Kate Kretz, Catholic University, Washington, DC
Kate Kretz, Fort Lauderdale Museum, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Kate Kretz, Indigo Galleries, Boca Raton, FL

Beauty Wrest, Florida International University Museum, Miami, FL (catalog)
Kate Kretz: Recent Work, Callanwolde Fine Arts Center, Atlanta, GA

Seen and Unseen, Department of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

Recent Work by Kate Kretz, The Globe, Athens, GA
Seen and Unseen: Paintings by Kate Kretz, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

The Nocturnal Image: Paintings by Kathleen Kretz, Cazenovia College, Cazenovia, NY: curated by Corky Goss
Kathleen Kretz: Night Portraits and Landscapes, Everson Museum, Syracuse, NY
A Midsummer’s Night…: paintings by Kathleen Kretz, Lilac House, Syracuse, N



IN FLUX: Southeast Fibers Educators Association Juried Member Exhibition, (traveling) (catalog) Marshall University, Huntington, WV, Berea College, Berea, KY, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, Elon University, Elon, NC

Fahrenheit 213, Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Domestic Matters: The Uncommon Apron, Peter’s Valley School of Crafts, Layton, NJ
Second Tri-Annual Maryland State Artist Registry Juried Show, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD
Peril, H-Space, Washington, DC
IN FLUX: Southeast Fibers Educators Association Juried Member Exhibition, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
Artists Protest Project, Nuit Blanche, Toronto

Transformation 10: Contemporary Works in Found Materials, the Elizabeth R. Raphael Founder’s Prize, Society For Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA
In Her Hands, Robert Mann Gallery, New York, NY
The Senator Portrait Project, BestWorld NYC, New York, NY
Ouch: Works From The Belger Collection, Belger Art Center, Kansas City, MO
The Eros Effect, Bridge Red Studios, Miami, FL
TNT Text, WAS Gallery, Bethesda, MD

MICA Faculty Exhibition, MICA, Baltimore, MD
Before/After Child, Cafritz Arts Center, Montgomery College, Takoma Park, MD
Under The Gun, Work/Release, Norfolk, VA

Go For Baroque, Racine Museum of Art, Racine, WI
Fiberart International Exhibition, Pittsburgh Center For The Arts, Pittsburgh, PA
Fiber/Re:Active, Cafritz Arts Center, Montgomery College, Takoma Park, MD

Lustrous Lines Metalpoint Exhibition, Morris Graves Museum, Eureka, CA
34th Annual Invitational Sculpture Exhibition: White Point Studio, Montpelier, MD

Readymade @ 100, American University Museum, Washington, D.C.
mi-no, Bridge Red Studios, Miami, FL
Fiberart International 2013, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, San Jose, CA
Stitch, Greater Reston Arts Center, Reston, VA
State of Emergency, Van Every/Smith Galleries, Davidson College, Davidson, NC
ENOUGH Violence: Artists Speak Out, Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus Ohio
Transformations, McLean Project for The Arts, McLean, VA
Critical Contact, Capitol Arts Network, Rockville, MD

LINK ArtFair Hong Kong, w/Hardcore Art Contemporary Space
Milestones: Textiles of Transition, San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, San Jose, CA
Fiberart International Exhibition 2013, Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA
Adornment: Selections from The Belger Collection, Belger Arts Center, Kansas City, MO
The Trawick Prize: Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards, Gallery B, Bethesda, MD
ENOUGH Violence: Artists Speak Out, Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA
Fiber Optics, 1310 Gallery, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Portent, The Athenaeum, Alexandria, VA
Postpartum, E.B White Gallery, Butler College, El Dorado, KS
Hair Apparent, The Athenaeum, Alexandria, VA
Hirsute, Morean Arts Center, St. Petersburg, FL

From Lausanne to Beijing International Biennial Fiber Exhibition, Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University, Beijing
This and That: Unconventional Selections From the Permanent Collection, Frost Museum, Miami, FL
Berliner/Liste Contemporary Art Fair, Berlin, Germany, with Hardcore Art Contemporary Space
Scope Art Fair, Miami, FL, with Hardcore Art Contemporary Space
Separation Anxiety, Pelham Art Center, Pelham, NY
From What I Remember/From What I Forget, Principle Gallery, Alexandria, VA
Campaign Re/Form, Greater Reston Arts Center, Reston, VA
Questions of Identity: Who What, Why We Are, Blackrock Arts Center, Germantown, MD

Beyond Re/Production: MOTHERING, Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien, Berlin
Myself, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno, NV
My Sweet Sweet..., Dalton Gallery, Agnes Scott College, Atlanta, GA
Silver: Points of Departure, Tinney Contemporary, Nashville, TN

Separation Anxiety, Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Love, Infatuation, or Lust, Hardcore Contemporary Art Space, Miami, FL
Intimate Apparel, University Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, MA
Embodiment, Greenhill Center, Greensboro, NC (8 person)                                                     
Between Two Realities, Principle Gallery, Alexandria, VA
Manifold, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN
NC Artist Fellowship Exhibition, Greenhill Center, Greensboro, NC (catalog)
Hand to Hand, Athens Institute of Contemporary Art, Athens, GA                                       
Hand to Hand, The Chaffee Art Center, Rutland, VT
Drawing Revisited, Greenhill Center, Greensboro, NC

Forget Me Not: About Mourning & Remembering, Van Gijn Museum, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Narrative Thread, Lyons Wier Ortt Gallery, New York, NY
Raised in Craftivity, Wignall Museum, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Dress Codes: Clothing as Metaphor in Contemporary Art, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY (catalog)
Women’s Wear/Women’s Ware, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI
Intimate Apparel, Textile Center, Minneapolis, MN
Pulp, Chelsea Galleria, Miami, FL
Transformations, Chelsea Galleria, Miami, FL
Hand to Hand,Wilson Fine Arts Center, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY

Pricked: Extreme Embroidery, Museum of Art & Design, New York, NY (catalog)
The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, 31GRAND Gallery, New York, NY
Political Circus, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
Hand to Hand: 100 Artists Comment on the Iraq War, Spruill Gallery, Atlanta, GA (traveling)
Art Miami Art Fair, Chelsea Galleria Booth, Miami, FL
Unusual Twist: Artists Knit, Embroider, Crochet, Spencertown Academy, Spencertown, NY
Hand to Hand: Artists Witness the War, Carol Henry Gallery, Agoura Hills, CA

Raised in Craftivity, Greenlease Gallery, Rockhurst University, Kansas City, MO
Intimate Apparel, Pi Gallery, Kansas City, MO
Art Miami Art Fair, Chelsea Galleria Booth, Miami, FL
Barely Legal, Chelsea Galleria, Miami, FL

Fiber National, Penn State University, State College, PA (catalog)
Emblematic - Invitational Painting Exhibition, USC, Columbia, SC
Paint Matters: Figuration, Chelsea Galleria, Miami, FL
Turnout, Defoors Center, Atlanta, GA                                                                                        
Faculty Show, Elon University, Elon, NC
20/20, Chelsea Galleria, Miami, FL

Then and Now, Chelsea Galleria, Miami, FL
Fabulous Fibers III, Elon University, Elon, NC
New Talent, Chelsea Galleria, Miami, FL
The Sexuality Show, Starshooters Gallery, Miami, FL
Tsunami, Dorsch Gallery, Miami, FL

Art Basel: OMNIART, Miami Beach, FL
The Last Show, The House, Miami, FL
In The Studio: 30 Years of The Millay Colony, Albany Intn’l Airport Gallery, Albany, NY
4 x 4, The Locker Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
South Florida Fiber Artists Show, Alper Jewish Community Center, Miami, FL
Turning Pages: Celebrating South Florida Artist-Made Books, (traveling) (catalog), Jaffe Collection, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL, Bienes Center, Broward County Public Library, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Centre Gallery, Miami Dade Wolfson Campus, Miami, FL

Exit Biennial: The Reconstruction, Exit Art, New York City
Art Basel: Free Spirit Artist Lounge, Free Spirit Lounge, Miami, FL
Binghamton University Juried Alumni Exhibition, Binghamton, NY
Bubble, Bubble, Boil... A Miami Visual Stew, Miami Dade Public Library, Miami, FL

No Agenda But Their Own: A Decade of Work By Women Artists
Agnes Scott College, Atlanta, GA (catalog)
Primo Incontro a Seravezza di Arte.. del Sud della Florida, Museo Medici, Seravezza, Tuscany
Software: The Vagina Show, EyeDrum Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Lifting The Veil: Liberating The Virgin Mary, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, FL
Places To Rest, (National Juried Exhibition) Broward Community College, Davie, FL           
Hardware: The Penis Show, Eyedrum Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Reconstructions: Modernism, Painting in The South and Thereafter,
Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA
Through., 4-person show, MIA Gallery, Miami International Airport, Miami, FL

Southeastern College Art Conference Juried Exhibition,
Allen R. Hite Art Institute, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

South Florida Cultural Consortium Exhibition, Fort Lauderdale Museum, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Hortt 40 Juried Art Exhibition, Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, FL
Masterworks ‘98, Indigo Galleries, Boca Raton, FL
Paradise and Its Transformations, Georgia State University Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Faculty Show, Florida International University, Miami, FL
Painting in The New South, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AK
Florida Visual Arts Fellowship Exhibit (traveling), Curated by Frank Holt
Terrace Gallery, City Hall, Orlando, FL, Center For the Arts, Vero Beach, FL, Florida Gulf Coast Art Center, Belleair, FL, Okaloosa-Walton Community College, Niceville, FL, Key West Art and Historical Society, Key West, FL

Hortt 39 Juried Art Exhibition, Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL
The Narrative Spirit, Dunedin Fine Art Center, Dunedin FL, curated by Carol Todaro

Real-ism, Indigo Galleries, Boca Raton, FL
The Students of Professor Charles Eldred: An Alumni Memorial Invitational, University Art Museum, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY
Hortt 38 Juried Art Exhibition, Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Local Figures, Indigo Galleries, Boca Raton, FL

Mapping the Self: Models of Identity in a Postmodernizing State, Telfair Museum, Savannah, GA
Brenau University National Invitational Exhibition, Brenau University, Gainesville,GA
The Red Clay Survey: Fourth Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Southern Art, Huntsville Museum, Huntsville, AL (catalog)
Diverse Union, Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA
Vividly Told: Contemporary Southern Narrative Painting, Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA
Southeast Texas University National Competition (catalog), San Marcos TX
Flicker, Independent Film Show, 40 Watt, Athens, GA

Lyndon House Annual Juried Exhibition, Athens, GA, Merit Award. Audrey Flack, Juror

Lyndon House Annual Juried Exhibition, Athens, GA
San Diego Art Institute National Juried Exhibition, San Diego, CA

57th Annual Regional Exhibition, Arnot Art Museum, Elmira, NY

Susquehanna Regional Exhibition, Roberson Museum, Binghamton, NY,  Honorable Mention

Susquehanna Regional Exhibition, Roberson Museum, Binghamton, NY, Best of Show.



No Agenda But Their Own, group show, Agnes Scott College, Atlanta, GA, curated by Jerry Cullum

Hissy Fit: For One Lousy Moment She Felt Like A Queen, 'solo show', Baldwin Hall Gallery, Truman State University, Kirksville, MO
Premiere Hissy Fit Exhibition, 150 Gallery, Biscayne Bay Campus, Florida International University



TBA 2020
James Renwick Alliance Distinguished Artist Lecture, American University, Washington, DC

Oct 2018
Artist Talk, “#brute”, Coastal Carolina University, Conway, SC

Mar 2018
Artist Talk, "Common Denominator", York College, York, PA

Nov 2017
"Without Skin", Artist's Talk,
Hobart and Williams Smith Galleries, Geneva, NY

April 2017
Artist Talk, Gateway Arts Center, Brentwood, MD

Oct 2016
Paper: "Paper: POV: Looking At Rapists", SECAC Conference, Virginia Tech, Roanoke, VA

Aug 2016
DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities Fellowship Program panel for Visual Arts, Washington, DC

May 2016
"Feminist Summer Camp" Think Tank (Micol Hebron concept/facilitator), Birch Creek Service Ranch, Spring City, UT

Apr 2016
Visiting Artist, Publicity Hat Workshop, Artist Talk, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH

Oct 2015
Paper: "How To Listen To The Universe", Southeastern College Art Conference, Pittsburgh, PA

Mar 2015
Keynote Speaker, Miami Dade Community College Arts & Letters Day, Kendall, FL

Jan 2014
Visiting Artist: Visual Vocabulary Workshop, Artist Talk, Broward College, Fort Lauderdale, FL   (Video available for viewing here)

June 2013
"Dig Deep: Find Your Visual Vocabulary" Workshop, Society For Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA

June 2013
"Meet The Maker" Artist Talk, Society For Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA

April 2013
Paper: "In a Guitar Hero World, The Importance of Touching Your Instrument",
FATE Conference, Savannah, GA

Oct 2012  
Eudora Welty Symposium Panel, Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS

Oct 2012
Panel Chair, "Artists Who Make, and Artists Who Don't",
Southeastern College Art Conference, Durham, NC

Sept 2012
Paper: "The Final Art Taboo: Identity Politics of Motherhood",
Textile Society of America's Biennial Symposium, Washington, DC
(video available for viewing here)

Editorial Committee, Advisory Committee,
Bourgeon: Fifty Artists Write About Their Work, Day Eight, Washington, DC, 2013

Oct 2011   
Paper: "Sincere, and Not: Catholic Imagery & The Contemporary Artist",
Southeastern College Art Conference, Savannah, GA                                                  
(video available for viewing here)

Mar 2011
Keynote Speaker, Agnes Scott College 2011 Collage Art Colloquium, Atlanta, GA

Oct 2010
Lecture & Panel, Southeastern & Mid-Atlantic Art Conferences, Richmond, VA

Mar 2010
"The Ivory Tower" panel discussion, Winkleman Gallery, New York, NY

Mar 2010
Artist Lecture & Panel Discussion, Hillyer Art Center, Washington, DC

Feb 2009
Juror, Art to Wear, NC State, Raleigh, NC

Oct 2008
Visiting Artist, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

Sept 2008
Visiting Artist, UNC Chapel Hill, NC

Feb 2008
Visiting Artist, NC State, Raleigh, NC

Oct 2006
"All Stripped Down" lecture, Southeastern College Art Conference, Nashville, TN

Aug 2006
"Emblematic" Painting Panel Discussion, USC Columbia, Columbia, SC

Mar 2006
Visiting Artist, NC State, Raleigh, NC

Jan 2006
Visiting Artist, Elon University, Elon, NC

Nov 2005
Visiting Artist, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

Oct 2005
"Grace & Shame" Power Point lecture, Southeastern College Art Conference

Oct 2004
Visiting Artist, CUNY, New York, NY

Oct 2003
"Insides Out" slide lecture, Southeastern College Art Conference, Raleigh, NC

Oct 2002
Visiting Artist, Agnes Scott College, Atlanta, GA

Oct 2002
“Artists & Careerism: The Taming of The View” Panel Chair & paper,
Southeastern College Art Conference

Feb 2002
Visiting Artist, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL

Oct 2001
“Oil Painting as Metaphor” Panel, Southeastern College Art Conference

Oct 2001
Visiting Artist, Coker College, Hartsville, SC

Apr 2000
Gallery Talk, Hollywood Art and Culture Center, Hollywood, FL

Mar 2000
Initiated and Chaired Panel Discussion
“Picasso Didn’t Do The Dishes First: Prioritizing Art In Your Life”
Florida International University, Miami, FL

Feb 2000
Gallery Talk, 621 Gallery, Tallahassee, FL

Oct 1999
Fast Forward Slide Lecture, Southeastern College Art Conference, Norfolk, VA

Mar 1999
Gallery Talk, Miami-Dade Community College, Miami, FL

Jan 1999
Visiting Artist, Austin Peay University, Clarksville, TN

May 1998
Slide Lecture and Panel Discussion “Florida Artists in The Postmodern Era”
Florida Gulf Coast Art Center, Belleair, FL

Mar 1998
Visiting Artist, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC

Mar 1997
Initiated and Chaired Panel Discussion “Art & Failure”,
Florida International University, Miami, FL

Oct 1996
Panel Discussion: Charles Eldred Memorial Exhibition,
Binghamton University Gallery, Binghamton, NY

July 1996
Panel Discussion: “Is There a ‘Women’s Art’?”, Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL

Feb. 1996
Slide Lecture, South Florida Center for the Arts, Key Largo, FL



Spring 2017, Lecturer, MICA, Baltimore, MD, taught The Explored Stitch

2011 - present, Adjunct II, Montgomery College School of Art & Design: Teaching Color Theory, Beginning Drawing, Intermediate Drawing, Drawing Practicum, Beginning Painting, Figure Drawing

2010-2012, Consultant, Art Department, Catholic University, Washington, DC: Acted as consultant to develop MA program in Arts Administration & Technology, Taught Experimental Markmaking class, Figure Drawing, Beginning Drawing

2007, Visiting Artist, Elon University, Elon, NC: Taught Low-Tech Fibers

1995-2006, Associate Professor, BFA Director, Department of Art & Art History, Florida International University, Miami, FL: BFA Director - Taught Professional Practices, guided Thesis paper writing, curated BFA exhibition, taught preparatory skills for museum exhibition, acted as museum/student liason. Taught Color Theory, Drawing (Beginning through Graduate), Painting (Beginning through Graduate), Thesis II (Professional Practices), Figure Drawing, Figure Painting, Visual Thinking I, Visual Thinking II, Traditional Materials and Methods. Developed and taught “Of The Body” course and Experimental Markmaking Course. Conducted annual student art trip to NYC, coordinated artist studio visits. Wrote proposals & developed a curriculum to institute new BA in Studio Art.    Assisted in all phases of planning and implementing new MFA program. Campus corordinator of our NASAD accreditation process. Co-Chair, Studio Sessions, University hosting of Southeastern College Art Conference.

Summer 1995, Conservation/Restoration Assistant, James Swope Fine Art Conservation, Helped restore 3-story mural in University of Georgia theater, Athens, GA

1994-1995, Instructor, Art Department, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

Fall 1994, Instructor of Drawing, “Timeless Seeds” program, Atlanta, GA
Taught drawing to inner-city teenagers in a GA Council for the Arts program

1993-1994, Faculty of Record, Art Department, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

1991- 1992, Teaching Assistant, Art Department, University of Georgia, Athens, GA



Ramirez, Naomi, ed.
BEAVER: The Exhibition, Lit Riot Press, Brooklyn, NY, 2019 (forthcoming)

Papenfuss, Mary, “California Gallery Moving ‘MAGA Hate’ Exhibit To More Secure Site Following Threats”,
Huffington Post, June 1, 2019

Kulinski, Kyle, “Lefty Banned From Facebook After Turning MAGA Hats Into Hate Symbols”,
Secular Talk (Youtube), June 1, 2019

Ober, Cara, “New Baltimore Gallery Catalyst Contemporary Offers Collectible Works by Artists from Baltimore and Beyond”,
Bmore Art, Baltimore, MD, May 31st, 2019

Rose, Tammy Marie, “Political Artist Uses Donald Trump MAGA Hats To Create Symbols of Hate”,, May 31st, 2019

Mattioli, Massimo, “Trump? Un po’ nazi, un po’ Ku Klux Klan. E Facebook banna l’artista Kate Kretz” (“Trump? A Little Nazi, A Little Ku Klux Klan. And Facebook Banishes The Artist Kate Kretz")
Artslife, Milan, Italy, May 28, 2019

Artnet News Editors, “An Artist Is Banned From Facebook Over Trump Protest Art”,, May 28, 2019

Leow, Mikelle, “Facebook Delete’s Artist’s Account For Reimagining MAGA Hats As KKK-Friendly”,, May 28, 2019

Ludel, Wallace, “An Artist Who Transforms “MAGA” Hats Into Artworks About Hate Speech Was Banned From Facebook”,, May 28, 2019

The Panel, “The Trouble With Art & Algorithms",
RNZ, New Zealand, May 28, 2019

Cocksedge, Charlie, “Artist Banned From Social Media For Turning MAGA Hats Into Nazi Armbands and KKK Hoods”
UNILAD, Manchester, UK, May 27, 2019

Editors, “Morning Links: Stockhausen Edition”,
Art News, May 27, 2019

“The Artist United The Swastika With Trump’s Slogan. She Got A Block”,
TYDEN.CZ, Prague, Czech Republic, May 27, 2019

Gagliardo-Silver, Victoria, “Facebook Bans Artist After She Posted Swastika Made of MAGA Hats”
The Independent, UK, May 26, 2019

Santiago, Ellen, “Kate Kretz: 5 Fast Facts You Need To Know”, May 26, 2019

“Facebook Freezes US Artist’s Page Over MAGA Swastika Hat Photos”
Sputnik News, Moscow, Russia, May 26, 2019

Fillion, Stephanie, “Artist Suspended From Facebook After Posting Anti-MAGA Artwork”,
The Daily Dot, Austin, Texas, May 26, 2019

Golding, Shenequa, “Facebook Bans Maryland Artist For Turning ‘MAGA’ Hats into Klan Hood and Swastika”,, May 26, 2019

Papenfuss, Mary, “Facebook Disables Artist’s Facebook Pages After Post of Redesigned MAGA Hat With Swastika”,
Huffington Post, May 25, 2019

Gstalter, Morgan, “Artist Banned From Facebook For Turning ‘MAGA’ Hats Into Symbols of Hate Speech”,
The Hill, May 25, 2019

Newton, Caleb, “Facebook Removes Anti-Trump Artist After This Hard-Hitting Image”,
BiPartisan Report, May 25, 2019

Torrez, Andre, “Artist’s Facebook Disabled After Posting “MAGA Hat Collection”,
KTVU2, San Francisco, CA, May 24, 2019

“Check Out Kate Kretz’s Artwork”
VoyageMIA, May 24, 2019

Arnold, Jess, “Artist Who Turns MAGA Hats Into Symbols of Hate Speech Banned From Facebook”,
WUSA9 (CBS), Washington, DC, May 23, 2019

Lina, Katharina, “Kate Kretz is the artist embroidering with hair as an act of resistance
INFRINGE magazine, Feb 19, 2019

Schwalb, Susan, and Mazzullo, Tom,
Silverpoint and Metalpoint: A Complete Guide To The Medium, Routledge, London, 2018

Jenkins, Mark, “In The Galleries - T.N.T. Text”
Washington Post, Dec 28, 2018

Kretz, Kate, “The Momentum of This Moment”,
Hyperallergic, Nov 3, 2018

Kretz, Kate, “Channeling Our Collective Fury”,
Hyperallergic, August 18, 2018

Kretz, Kate, "The Stain On Our Flag"
Hyperallergic, July 7, 2018

Ruth, Kimberly, Interview: "Kate Kretz",
Art Uncovered with Kimberly Ruth, podcast April 10, 2018

"Kate Kretz: Common Denominator" video
York College, 2018

George, Joseph, "Art Pushes for Social Change"
The Sentinel, Feb 28, 2018

Argento, Mike, "York College Art Exhibit Features Men Licking Their Guns",
York Daily Record, Feb 27, 2018

Jackson, Stephanie Lee, "Kate Kretz: Common Denominator",
Delicious Line, Feb 22, 2018

Kretz, Kate, "Mothers' Nightmare"
Hyperallergic, Feb 17, 2018

Clay-Robison, Matthew,
Common Denominator, York College Press, York, PA, Feb 2018

Kretz, Kate, "Predator",
Hyperallergic, Dec 2, 2017

Hutinet, Phil, "Phil Hutinet's 2017 Picks",
East City Art 2017 The Year in Review, Nov 29, 2017

Kretz, Kate, "Sociopaths Don't Cry"
Hyperallergic, November 11, 2017

Kretz, Kate, "Peering Down Trump's Lie Hole",
Hyperallergic, August 26, 2017

College Art Association Committee on Women in The Arts
Picks for April: The Best in Feminist Art and Scholarship,

Dekuster, Peter, "The Heroine's Journey of Kate Kretz".
The Heroine's Journey, July 12, 2017

Susanne Slavick, "Disarming Violence" (paper)
College Art Association, New York, NY, February 16, 2017

McDade, Marci Rae, ed.,
Crafting Community: Surface Design Inaugural International Exhibition in Print, Winter 2016/2017

Hope, Eric, "Kate Kretz Pulls No Punches", November 16, 2016

Brown, Stephen Rex, "Paintings Expose Senators Who Oppose Stronger Gun Control Laws, Blames Them For Mass Shootings",
New York Daily News, July 5, 2016

Vawter, Eve, ed. "I'm An Artist, and My Medium is Discarded Grey Hair",
Maximum Middle Age Blog, July 13, 2016

Fiberarts International 2016 exhibition catalog,
Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, April, 2016

Textiel Plus Magazine, Uitgeverij De Doelenpers, Alkmaar, Netherlands, Feb 19, 2016

Interview: "Artist Uses Provocative Images to Comment on 'Aggrieved Entitlement' of Gun Fetishists"
Coalition To Stop Gun Violence Blog, Washington, DC, 9.16.15

Seed, John, "Hot Off The Easel",
Huffington Post, September 1, 2015

"Focus On Embroidery: A Gorgeous Gut Punch",                                                             
Fiberart International Blog, August 2015

Guterl, Matthew Pratt,
Seeing Race In Modern America, The University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, NC, 2015

Jenkins, Mark, "Spring Solos at the Arlington Arts Center",
Washington Post, June 19, 2015

Granger, David., ed., "The Assessment: Angelina"
Esquire Magazine, December 2014

Reiss, Julie, "Pricked: Extreme Embroidery",
TEXTILE Journal, (2015) 6:2, 180-186, DOI: 10.2752/175183508X327802

O'Sullivan, Michael, "Art Review; Readymade@100"
Washington Post, September 11, 2014

Kimmel, M., Milrod, C., & Kennedy, A., ed.,                                                                      
Cultural Encyclopedia of The Penis, Rowman & Littlefield, Lanham, MD, 2014

Rems, Janet, "In The Galleries",
Fairfax Times, Fairfax, VA, June 18, 2014

Hanus, Julie, "Visualizing Violence",
American Craft Magazine, April/May 2014

O'Sullivan, Michael, "Stitch Art Review at The Greater Reston Arts Center",(illus.)
Washington Post, Washington, DC, Feb 7th, 2014

Kocic-Zambo, Larisa, "Representative Colors: Angelina Jolie , the reception of surgery of mastectomy and the Fragmentation of the Female Body",
TNTeF Interdisciplinary eJournal of Gender Studies, (2014) 4.2:63, University of Szeged, Hungary

Rems, Janet, "Needlework Reinvented and Resurgent",
Fairfax Times, Fairfax, VA, February 5, 2014

O'Sullivan, Michael, "Elementary, But Far From Simple", (illus.)
Washington Post, Washington, DC, November 15th, 2013

Rousseau, Claudia, "Trawick Finalists Make Great Showing", (illus.)
The Gazette, Gaithersburg, MD, November 2013

Jenkins, Mark, "D.C. Area Gallery Shows...'The Trawick Prize' ",
Washington Post, Washington , DC, September 20th, 2013

Wasserman, Nadine, "Fiberarts International Is A Wide-Ranging Survey of The State of This Art"
Pittsburgh City Paper, Pittsburgh, PA, July 17th, 2013

Crosby, Hillary-Anne, ed.
Vagina: The Zine, Issue 9, Summer 2013

"Featured Artist: Kate Kretz",
Contemporary Craft Blog, Society For Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA, June 3, 2013

"Editor's Pick: Hair Apparent" (illus,),
Washington Post Summer Arts Preview, Washington, D.C., June 2, 2013

Shaw, Kurt, "Fiber Artists Blend Modern Aesthetics, Traditional Techniques,"
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Pittsburgh, PA, May 12, 2013

Thomas, Mary, "World Threads: 'Fiberarts International 2013' Adds to the Global Art Feel",
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh, PA, April 28, 2013

Fiberarts International 2013 exhibition catalog,
Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, April, 2013

Breen, Susan, "Kate Kretz: Monument to Motherhood",
Mother Musing Blog, Oct 23, 2012

Rems, Janet, "Art You Can Believe In"
Fairfax Times, Fairfax, VA, September 28, 2012

Mack, Jean, "Going Out Guide" (illus.)
Washington Post, Washington, DC Sept 12, 2012

Bass, Holly,
"Campaign Re/Form" catalogue, Reston Arts Center, Reston, VA, Sept 2012

"Gioielli Di Capelli",, June 11, 2012

Schmidt-Landenberger, Elisabeth, ed. ("Blessed Art Thou" illustration),
Boll THEMA Magazine, Berlin, Germany, June, 2012

Chalmers, Jamie, "The Cutting and Stitching Edge: Kate Kretz",
Mr. X, June 21, 2012

Ennis, Veron, "Kate Kretz: This Sharp World...",
Art Districts Magazine, Miami, FL, June 2, 2012

Turner, Elisa, "Critic's Choice - Summer Treasures: Picks for Summer 2012",
Art, May 29, 2012

Papelhilo, "Du Fil, Dr L'Art ou Du Cochon...",
Thread & Needles, May 16, 2012

Quigley, Chris, "Hair Embroidery",
Quigley's Cabinet, May 15, 2012

Almodovar, Desirée, "Editor's Pick: Kate Kretz, This Sharp World...",, May 13, 2012

Tamsen, Ellen, "Pricked",
Hair Is For Pulling, May 13, 2012

McCorquodale, A., "Kate Kretz Uses Human Hair in Motherhood Exhibit at Hardcore Contemporary Art Space"
Huffington Post, May 7, 2012

Felton, Denise, "See 'This Sharp World' in Miami",, April 29, 2012

Herrera, Adriana, "Embroidery To Defend The Fragile",
El Nuevo Herald, Miami, FL, April 29, 2012

Salomone, Andrew, "Unusual Embroidery Exhibition in Miami",
Craftzine blog, April 25, 2012

Smith-Sander, Berthi, "Kate Kretz",, Netherlands, April 23, 2012

Prain, Leanne, "Kate Kretz Exhibition",, April 22, 2012

Martin, Brigitte,
Humor in Craft, Schiffer Publications, Atglen, PA, 2012

Peng, Paddy, "Kate Kretz",
1626 Magazine, Guangzhou, China, December 2012

Jones, Michelle, "Tinney Contemporary Showcases Silverpoint Artists",
The Tennesean, Nashville, TN, July 15, 2011

Hannah, "Artist: Kate Kretz",, August 24, 2011

Maue, Joetta, "Future Heirlooms: Kate Kretz,
Mr. X, August 5, 2011

Hermanson, Tove, "Hair Textiles and Gaga ",, July 25, 2011

Mustich, Emma, "The Weird World of Contemporary Hair Art",, July 12, 2011

Haug, Wolfgang Fritz, ed., (cover image) ,
Das Argument, Berlin Institute for Critical Theory, July 2011

Rymes, Bernadette, "Carol Prusa curates Silver: Points of Departure",
Nashville Arts Magazine, July 2011

Hebrun, Micol, "Review: Separation Anxiety",
Art Pulse Magazine, April 2011

G de la G, Enrique, "Mil Maneras Nuevas De Morimos",
Revista Exclama Magazine, Bogota, Columbia, March 24, 2011

Reuschling, Felicita,
Beyond Re/Production. Mothering catalogue, Kunstraum Kreuzberg/ Bethanien, Berlin, Feb 2011

Sonnenburg, Gisela, "Konsum, Kinder, Konsom: Mutterschaftspobien und Windelindustrie: Die Ausstellung 'Beyond Re/Production: Mothering' in Berlin",
jungeWelt, Berlin, Germany, March 22, 2011

Ketteler, Christiane, "Mutterrollen: Die Ausstellung 'Beyond Re/Production: Mothering' verhandelt das Thelma Mutterschaft im Neoliberalismus",
Jungle World, Berlin, Germany, Nr. 11, March 17, 2011

Vie, Stephanie, ed. ,
Edentity, Fountainhead Press, Fort Worth, TX, 2011

Feaster, Felicia, " 'My sweet sweet,' a dark, funny, icky, outstanding show at Agnes Scott", Feb 23, 2011

Vecchio, Marji,
Myself (exhibition catalog), University of Nevada, Reno, Press, January 2011

Harris, Daniel, "Celebrity Houses, Celebrity Politics",
The Antioch Review, Vol. 68, No. 1, Winter 2010, p. 8-26

Davies, Stacy, "Separated by Birth"
Inland Weekly Empire, Corona, CA, October 21, 2010

Brown, Gina M,
1000 Artisan Textiles, Quarry Books, Beverly, MA, 2010

Dowd, Michelle, "Kate Kretz" (cover image & feature),
Chaffey Review, Chaffey College, Rancho Cucamonga, CA, Spring 2011

Patterson, Tom, "Body-Referenced Art"
Winston-Salem Journal, Winston-Salem, NC, March 14, 2010

"The Second Tear: Kitsch", Television Documentary
NDR/arte, German Public Television, Tag/Traum Filmproduktion, March 11, 2010

Berger, Arion, ed., "Open Mouth, Insert, Tornado",
Washington Post Express, Washington, DC, March 11, 2010 (illus.)

Hauser, Tara, "Examining the Human Condition, or How To React When He Makes You Crazy", Washington, DC, March 10, 2010 (illus.)

Koppel, Roger, ed., “Blessed Art Thou” Cover Image
Die Weltwoche, Zurich, Switzerland, Issue 39, September 24, 2009

Staff, “Fashion Exhibits Draw High Attendance”
Women’s Wear Daily, New York , NY, September 16, 2009

Genocchio, Benjamin, “All Dressed Up at the Katonah Museum
New York Times, New York, NY, August 21, 2009

Cullum, Jerry, “One of The Best Artworks I Have Seen in 2009”

Gouveia, Georgette, "Clothing With A Voice, But No Trace of Cotton",
The Journal News, White Plains, NY, July 19, 2009, (illus.)

Edwards, Jay, "Women's Ware, Women's Wear: University Gallery",
Eastern Echo, Ypsilanti, MI, Mar 4, 2009, (illus.)

Davies, Stacy, "Macrame Made Hip",
Inland Empire Weekly, San Bernadino, CA, Feb 5, 2009

Johnson, Jennifer L., " 'Dress Code' Blends Clothing and Art with Layers of Meaning",
The Reporter-Herald, Loveland. CO, January 23, 2009, (illus.)

Nick, Stacy, " 'Dress Code' Looks at How What We Wear Defines who We Are",
The Coloradoan , Fort Collins, CO, January 15, 2009

Van den Bulck, Hilde & Tambuyzer, Sil,
De celebrity-supermarkt, EPO Press, Belgium, 2008

Munuera, Ivan Lopez , "Es Posible Un Picasso de Los Tapetes de Crochet?" (illus.)
PASAJES DISEÑO Magazine, Madrid, Spain, Dec 2008

Wood, Nancy, PhD,
Essentials of Argument 6e (textbook), Prentice Hall Press, 2008

Stadler, Jane & O'Shaughnessy, Michael,
Media & Society (textbook), Oxford University Press, Australia, 2008

Jackson, William J., PhD, (illus.)
The Generosity of Wisdom, Baylor University Press, Waco, TX, 2008

Sider, Sandra, "Embedded in Fiber: Silent Screams",
n. paradoxa: international feminist art journal, K.T. Press, London, Vol 21, 2008, (illus.)

Gazlay, Sheila, "The Art of Controversy"
If... Journal, Virginia Beach, VA, Nov/Dec 2008

Thorp, Charlotte, "In Review - Pricked: Extreme Embroidery"
Surface Design Journal, Summer 2008

Abernathy, Michael J., "Hair-Raising Artwork",
Burlington Times-News, Burlington, NC, February 28, 2008, (illus.)

DiNoto, Andrea , "Review: Pricked Extreme Embroidery",
American Craft Magazine, Feb/March 2008, (illus.)

Rosenberg, Karen, "Needling More Than the Feminist Consciousness",
New York Times, New York, NY, December 28, 2007

Elder, Gaye, "Pricked: Extreme Embroidery",
Shuttle, Spindle & Dyepot Magazine, Winter 2007/2008, (illus.)

Buckley, Joshua, & Moynihan, Michael, ed.,
TYR Myth-Culture-Tradition, Ultra Press, 2007, (illus.)

McFadden, David Revere,
Pricked: Extreme Embroidery catalog, Museum of Arts & Design,
Studley Press, Dalton, MA, 2007

Fricke, Michelle, "In Review: Mind & Body"
Surface Design Journal, Sebastopol, CA, Winter 2008

Rhodes, Hillary, "Not Just for Grandma Anymore: Embroidery Gets "Extreme", (illus.)
Associated Press: Times & Transcript (New Brunswick), The Tennesean (Nashville, TN) Nov 2007

Bullock, Penn, "Art Miami: A Little Something for the Living Room, Perhaps?",
Miami Artzine, Miami, FL, Vol 3, Issue 52

Trelles, Emma, "What I Saw at Art Basel ",
Sun Sentinel, Fort Lauderdale, FL, December 4, 2007

Cooper, Chris, "Blessed The Heavy Weather ",
Asian American Times, Phoenix, AZ, August 15, 2007, (illus.)

Adsit, Janelle, "Kate Kretz: Embroidered Dreams",
Fiber Arts Magazine, Loveland, CO, Sept/Oct 2007, (illus.)

Messina, Melissa, "Picks of the Week",
Brooklyn Museum Feminist Art Blog, New York, June 25, 2007

Hoberman, J., "A Mighty Heart, A Mightier Spotlight ",
Village Voice, New York, June 20, 2007                                                                            (reprinted in OC Weekly, CA,   Dallas Observer, TX,  Nashville Scene, TN,  Miami New Times, FL,  Seattle Weekly, WA,  Houston Press, TX,  Westword, Denver, CO,  Minneapolis City Pages, MN,  San Francisco Weekly, CA,  The Pitch, Kansas City, MO)

Ishmael, Amelia, "Fluent in Thread",
Review magazine, Kansas City, MO, June 2007, (illus.)

Packham, Chris, "Textile Group Exhibit",
Kansas City Star, Kansas City, MO, June 14, 2007

Abernathy, Michael, " 'Blessed' Artist Opens 'Sublime' Show ",
Times-News, Burlington, NC, May 9, 2007, (illus.)

Natale, Michele, "Critic's Pick - Art ",
News & Observer, Raleigh, NC, May 4, 2007

Roten, Father Johann G, S.M., "Kate Kretz Painting",
International Marian Research Institute, University of Dayton, 2007

Bernard, Adam, "On the Outside Looking In: A Moment with Kate Kretz",
Foam Magazine, San Diego, CA, Spring 2007, (illus.)

Matsuzawa, Sho ko, ed. , "Blessed Art Thou",
ELLE Japon, Tokyo, Japan, April 2007, (illus.)

White, Marguerite & DeVidales, Christina Martin, "Angelina As Madonna",
Circa Art Magazine, Dublin, Ireland, January 24, 2007, (illus.)

Foster, Louise, "Hot News",
Grazia Magazine, UK, Italy, Dubai, January 14, 2007, (illus.)

Monte, Angela, "Blessed Art Thou",
Repubblica XL Magazine, Italy, February 2007, (illus.)

Bianchini, Eleonora, "Madonna con Angelini (Jolie)",
Vanity Fair, Italy, March 2007, (illus.)

Van Gelder, Lawrence , "Arts Briefly ",
New York Times, New York, NY, January 8, 2007, (illus.)

Waggoner, Martha, "Painting of Jolie Draws Notice",
ASSOCIATED PRESS: (130 international News sources [complete list here], including CBS, NBC, ABC, CNN, FOX, CTV Canada, Zee News India, News 24 South Africa, Yahoo, AOL, International Herald Tribune, China Daily, The Standard [Hong Kong], Guardian Unlimited [UK], La Repubblica [Italy], Kuwait Times, The Telegraph [Calcutta, India], Himalayan Times [Nepal], Turkish Daily News, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Sun-Times, San Francisco Chronicle), January 5-9, 2007

Villarreal, Ignacio, ed. , "Kate Kretz Depicts Angelina Jolie as Virgin Mary",, January 7, 2007, (illus.)

Henry, Saxon, "Fair Report: Art Miami",, January 9, 2007

Sherwin, Brian, "Kate Kretz interview",, January 2007

interview,, January 19, 2007

Mirchandani, Raakhee & Shen, Maxine "Hot Picks", (illus.)
New York Post, January 7, 2007

DeJesus, Carlos S., "Go Figure: It's About the Body Rather Than Hype at Chelsea Galleria",
Miami New Times, Miami, FL, April 13, 2006

Blake, Liza, ed. "Burrow" reproduction
George Washington Review, George Washington University, June, 2006

Schwan, Gary, "Don't Miss: Exhibition at Lighthouse Center for the Arts",
Palm Beach Post, Palm Beach, FL, March 3, 2006

"Under the (ouch) Hammer", (illus.)
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario, November 12, 2005

Headley, Sarah, ed., "Artists Auctions '(Some) Penises I Have Known' Sculpture on EBay",
Scarlet Magazine, London, UK, October, 2005

Turner, Elisa, "Exploring Vulnerabilities of Body and Mind",
Miami Herald, Miami, FL July 18, 2005

Wynn, Kevin, interview
Metro-Dade Television, Miami, FL, June 20-26, 2005

De Jesus, Carlos Suarez,, "Nature's Call",
Miami New Times, Miami, FL, June 16, 2005 (illus.)

Gil, Marguerite, "Hot, Wet, and Tired",
The SunPost, Miami, FL, June 16, 2005

Russell, Candice, "Two Exhibits Showcase Work of Feminist Artist",
Sun-Sentinel, Fort Lauderdale, FL, June 16, 2005 (illus.)

Ignacio Villarreal, ed., "Florida Artist Series: Tori Arpad & Kate Kretz",, Friday June 3, 2005 (illus.)

Goodman, Jonathan,
“Grace and Shame” catalog, Frost Art Museum, Miami, FL, June 2005

Shabaka, Onajide, "June 9, 2005 Miami Design District",, June 10, 2005 (illus.)

Paine, Janice, "Body Language: Kate Kretz's Psychological Clothing Speaks Volumes",
Surface Design Journal, Volume 29, No. 3, Spring 2005, (illus.)

Paine, Janice, "Kate Kretz: Freudian Slips"
Ambiance Magazine, Naples Daily News, Naples, FL, April 2005 (illus.)

Smith, Catherine, "An Artist's Palette",
Boca Magazine, Boca Raton, FL, March 2005 (illus.)

Batista, Viviana, "Spotlight on Visual Arts/ Kate Kretz",, Miami, FL, 10/21/2004

McFadden, Joanne, "Millay Colony Marks 30 Years with Exhibition",
The Sunday Gazette, Albany, NY, May 2, 2004

McQuaid, Cate, "Artist Kate Kre(n)tz Lets the Emotions All Hang Out"
The Boston Globe, August 22, 2003

Bander, Nina, “Exhibit Searches for the Raw Truth of Inner Self”,
The Recorder, Greenfield, MA, July 31, 2003 (illus.)

Oppenheim, Daniel, “Real Eye For The Straight Tie”,
Valley Advocate, Amherst, MA, July 31, 2003 (illus.)

William Donohue, ed, “Catholic League's 2002 Annual Report on Anti-Catholicism(ART)”

Davidson, Douglas, ed., “Sacred Ovaries” reproduction
The Other Side, May/June, 2003 (illus.)

Russell, Candice, “She Nails It”,
City Link, Fort Lauderdale, March 19, 2003

Todaro, Carol, catalog essay,
“Insides Out” catalog, February, 2003

Strawbridge, Holly, “Of Women: Portraits of Vulnerability by Artist Kate Kretz”,
Cultural Quarterly, Tallahassee, Florida, Winter 2003 (illus.)

Russell, Candice, "Review: Night Watch"
CityLink, Fort Lauderdale, Dec. 11, 2002

Russell, Candice, “They Gotta Eat”,
CityLink, Fort Lauderdale, October 16, 2002 (illus.)

Fox, Catherine, "In Agnes Scott Show, Feminism and Other Issues",
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta, Georgia, September 20, 2002 (illus.)

Perry, Daniel, “Kretz Exhibit Opens This Week at Coker College”,
Morning News, Hartsville, South Carolina, September 27, 2001 (illus.)

Perry, Daniel, “Cinematic-like Paintings Exhibited in Coker Gallery”,
Five O’Clock Friday, Hartsville, South Carolina, September 20, 2001

Russell, Candice, “Revealing Outfits”,
CityLink, Fort Lauderdale, August 29, 2001 (illus.)

Russell, Candice, “There’s Something About Mary”,
CityLink, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, July 18, 2001 (illus.)

Byrd, Cathy, “Members only”,
Creative Loafing, Atlanta, Georgia, May 30, 2001

Davidson, Douglas, ed., “Penance” artwork reproduced
The Other Side, May/June, 2001

Friedman, Judith J., "Perceptions of Suburbia: Views From Visual Art" (paper),
Redefining Suburban Studies: Searching For A New Paradigm Conference, Hofstra University, March 2001

Damian, Carol, Review: Fate Of A Technicolor Romantic,
ArtPapers, Atlanta, Georgia, Nov./Dec. 2000 (illus.)

Wynn, Kevin, interview
Metro-Dade Television, Miami, FL, August 14-28, 2000

Turner, Elisa, “Artists Get to Shine In Exhibits”,
Miami Herald, Miami, Florida, June 15, 2000 (illus.)

Mills, Michael, “Cosmo Color”,
New Times, Miami, Florida, May 25, 2000 (illus.)

Russell, Candice, “Like Nails In The Heart”,
CityLink, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, May 17, 2000 (illus.)

Kosh, “Go Figure” (illus),
The Eastsider, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, April 26, 2000

Russell, Candice, “Woman Uninterrupted”, interview, (illus.)
CityLink, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, April 26, 2000

Warren, Colleen, “Art From The Heart: Exhibit Explores Mystery, Complexity of The Human Form"   
Miami Herald, Miami, Florida, April 23, 2000

Safran, Verna, “Images of The Socialized Female at the 621”,’s Online Interactive Community, FL, March 5, 2000

Russell, Candice, “The Heartbeat of the Artbeat”,
City Link, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, August 25, 1999.

Russell, Candice, “Eyes On The Big Prize”,
City Link, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, June 30, 1999.

Turner, Elisa, “Hope, Failure Mingle on Winner’s Row”,
The Miami Herald, Miami, Florida, July 31, 1999.

Dietsch, Deborah, “Feminine Mystiques: Womens’ Points of View Add An Edge to Consortium Show”,
The Sun Sentinel, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, June 20th, 1999

Kendrick-Holmes, Dimon, “Kate Kretz Presents a Powerful Exhibit....”,
Go!, Clarksville, Tennessee, January 22, 1999 (illus.)

Kuhnle, Kate, ed.,
VOX Magazine, Miami, Florida, Issue Six, February, 1999 (illus.)

Turner, Elisa, “Edgy Works Add Liveliness to Hortt”,
The Miami Herald, Miami, Florida, September 27, 1998.

Milani, Joanne, “Exhibit Grants Floridians Chance to Show Their Talents”,
The Tampa Tribune, Tampa, Florida, June 7, 1998.

Bird, Cathy, “Urban Nirvana: Paradise at Georgia State”
Creative Loafing, Atlanta, Georgia, May 23, 1998 (illus.)

Fox, Catherine, “Picturing Paradise”,
The Atlanta Journal/Constitution, Atlanta, Georgia, May 22, 1998 (illus.)

Simon, Arnold, “A Cold and Artless Affair”,
TheEastsider, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, September 11, 1996.

Turner, Elisa, “Intriguing Show by Women and About Women at FIU”
The Miami Herald, Miami, Florida, June 22, 1996 (illus.)

Marger, Mary Ann, “Works by 16 Florida Artists on Display”
The St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, Florida, May 22, 1998

Peacock, Leslie Newell, “Southern Painters Alive and Well at UALR”,
Arkansas Times, Little Rock, Arkansas, January 23, 1998

Marger, Mary Ann, “A Way Without Words”
The St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, Florida, March 21, 1997 (illus.)

Milani, Joanne, “Artistic Tales”
The Tampa Tribune, Tampa, Florida, March 20, 1997 (illus.)

Byrd, Cathy, “Kate Kretz”
Art Papers, Volume 20, May/June, 1996 (illus.)

Harper, Glen, “Flesh and Fabrics Help Portraits of Young Women Come Alive”
Atlanta Journal/Constitution, Atlanta, Georgia, Feb 9, 1996 (illus.)

Hawkins, John, “Real Life: Kate Kretz—Drawings, Paintings, and Photographs”
Flagpole, Athens, Georgia, July 26, 1995 (illus.)

Shearer, Lee, “Art Work: UGA’s Chapel’s Huge, Historic Painting Getting a Facelift”
Athens Banner Herald, Athens, Georgia, July 24, 1995

Herring, Neil, “Mapping the Self: Models of Identity in a Postmodernizing State”
Art Papers, Vol. 19, No. 4, Summer 1995

Frye, Shannon, “Enticing Paintings of Kate Kretz incite Contemplation”,
The Athens Observer, Athens, Georgia, January 12, 1995 (illus.)

Pavlovsky, Kelly, “The Telfair Goes Postmodern”
Creative Loafing (Savannah, Hilton Head), December 17, 1994

Shuter, Marty, “The Art of Georgia: Telfair Offers Varied Look at Contemporary Work”
Savannah News Press, Savannah, Georgia, Dec 4, 1994 (illus.)

Cullum, Jerry, “Vividly Told: Contemporary Southern Narrative Painting”
Art Papers, Atlanta, Georgia, November/December, 1994 (illus.)

Dooley, William, "The Red Clay Survey: Fourth Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Southern Art"
ArtPapers, November/December, 1994

Postell, Robin, “3 Athens Artists Included in Red Clay Survey”
Athens Banner Herald, Athens, Georgia, September 9, 1994

Harmon, John, “Center’s Artists are Heirs to Hambidge’s Spiritual Dream” (illus.)
Atlanta Journal/Constitution, Atlanta, Georgia, July 31, 1994

Stearns, Nate, Editor,
Stillpoint Literary Magazine, 25th Anniversary Issue, (illus.)
University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, 1994

Fox, Catherine, “Tales of the South” (illus.)
Atlanta Journal/Constitution, Atlanta, Georgia, July 17, 1994

Hawkins, John, "Museum's MFA Show 'Unapologetically Beautiful' "
Flagpole Magazine, Athens, Georgia, May 18, 1994

Pennington, Estill, “Vividly Told”
Southern Arts News Letter, Augusta, Georgia, Summer 1994 (illus.)

Frye, Shannon, “Diverse Union Entices”
Athens Observer, Athens, Georgia, May 5, 1994 (illus.)

Sturrock, Stacy, “Student Artists Stave off Starvation”
The Red and Black, Athens, Georgia, February 10, 1994 (illus.)

Grzenkowitz, Yvonne, “Art Encounters: Interview with local artist Kate Kretz”
Flagpole Magazine, Athens, Georgia, March 11, 1992 (illus.)

Grey, Gene, “Painting Vandalized: Roberson Center Adds Security After Prizewinning Art is Slashed”,                                                                                                                                   
Binghamton Press and Sun Bulletin, September 18, 1987



Frost Art Museum, Miami, Florida
John & Maxine Belger Family Foundation
Manuel de Santaren, Boston & Miami
Patricio Wills & Adriana Santos Wills, Columbia & Miami
Morris Corporation, (Athens Banner Herald), Athens, Georgia
Montgomery County Public Arts Trust, Contemporary Works on Paper Collection
Martyn J Forrester, London
Isabelle Bellis, NYC
Nina Fuentes, Miami, FL
Ron Freedman & Gina A. Weiners, New York
James Swope & Scott Robertson, West Palm Beach
Paul D. Gallagher, Miami, Florida
Jerry Cullum, Atlanta, Georgia
Jeff Speck, Boston, MA
Rachel Camber, Miami, Florida
Cathy Abbott, Washington, D.C.                                                                  
Jay Schlossberg & Eileen Brengle, Washington, DC
Al Jan, San Jose, CA
Rony Borges, Richmond, KY
Carol Stavropoulos, Athens, Georgia
Tina Spiro, Miami & Jamaica
Mike Watson, Miami, FL
Steven Rodgers, Miami, FL
Samuel Furiness, Colorado
Matthew Clay-Robison, York, PA


Kretz, Kate, “What People Don’t Get About Controversial Art”,, July 30, 2019

Kretz, Kate, “Facebook Bans Artist For Transforming MAGA Hats: A Cautionary Tale of Art Censorship & Social Media”,
Noteworthy -, May 20, 2019

Kretz, Kate, “Channeling Our Collective Fury”,
Hyperallergic, August 18, 2018

Kretz, Kate, "The Stain On Our Flag"
Hyperallergic, July 7, 2018

Kretz, Kate, "Mothers' Nightmare"
Hyperallergic, Feb 17, 2018

Kretz, Kate, "Predator",
Hyperallergic, Dec 2, 2017

Kretz, Kate, "Sociopaths Don't Cry"
Hyperallergic, November 11, 2017

Kretz, Kate, "Peering Down Trump's Lie Hole",
Hyperallergic, August 26, 2017

Kretz, Kate, “The Art of Not Making: The New Artist/Artisan Relationship, A Review by Kate Kretz”, Washington, DC, May 11, 2011

Kretz, Kate, “Review, Florida Phototographers: The Ordinary To The Extraordinary”
ARTPAPERS, Atlanta, Georgia, Sept/Oct 2002



College Art Association
SECAC (Southeastern College Art Conference)
FATE (Foundations in Art Theory & Education)
Women’s Caucus For Art
The Feminist Art Project
SEFEA (South East Fibers Educators Association)
American Craft Council
James Renwick Alliance