kate and nico


Born in Busan, Korea, lives and works in New York, NY ish. Ok, it's Jersey City, NJ if you must want to know. Immigrated to US in 1994, naturalized U.S. Citizen in 2002.

Kate Bae holds an MFA from Rhode Island School of Design and a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, both in painting, and have explored and exhibited around the world. Her residencies and fellowships include Marpha Foundation (Marpha, Nepal), Serlachius-residenssi (Mänttä, Finland, both forthcoming) and the Sam and Adele Golden Foundation for the Arts (New Berlin, NY), Trestle Gallery (Brooklyn, NY), the Studios at MASS MoCA (North Adams, MA), Tentacles + Surface Arts Residency (Bangkok, Thailand), Seljavegur Residency (Reykjavik, Iceland), Wassaic Project (Wassaic, NY), Villa R Residency (Messina, Italy) and the Post Contemporary Residency (Troy, NY). She is a current fellow at the NYFA 2017 Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program for Visual Artists.


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