Kate Rivers is a professional artist living and working in Santa Fe New Mexico. She
was born in Youngstown, Ohio graduated from Columbus College of Art and Design
and earned an MFA in painting and printmaking at The University of South Carolina
in Columbia, South Carolina. Her work is in numerous private collections
throughout the United States. Rivers is represented in the 2010 and 2012 West
divisions of New American Paintings. Among her public solo shows are: City Arts in
Oklahoma City, Fort Worth Community Arts, and Living Arts in Tulsa. Her work was
featured in “Art on the Edge” at the New Mexico Museum of Art in their New
Contemporary Art Wing. Among her numerous solo gallery shows are Matthews
Gallery, David Anthony Fine Arts, ArtSpace 111, and Gallery 901. Her work is in
public collections at The Baatan Building in Santa Fe, UNM, Central New Mexico
Community College, Eastern New Mexico University, USAO in Oklahoma, University
of Texas at Austin and many numerous public venues throughout the US.
After teaching at the collegiate level in Oklahoma, Kate Rivers left a tenured position
in order to work as a full time artist in Santa Fe New Mexico.