​Cathy McClure 

Born Abilene, TX.
Lives and works in Seattle, WA


EDUCATION

1997    MFA University of Washington, Seattle WA
1995    BFA Texas Tech University, Cum Laude, Lubbock, TX

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015    The Art of Play, Sidney Museum, Port Orchard, WA
2014    Revisionism, Method Gallery, Seattle, WA
2013    MICKEY HARDWIRED, Moss Bureau, New York, NY
2012    Midway, Moss Bureau, New York, NY

            Midway, Edelman Arts, New York, NY
2011    Midway, Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA
2010    Curiosities, Traffic Art Space, New York, NY
2009    Menagerie, Nassau County Museum, Roslyn Harbor, NY
            Remains, Moss Gallery, New York, NY
2007    Menagerie, Neuhoff/Edelman Gallery, New York, NY
2005    A Raucous Look at the Persistence of Vision, MUSA, Seattle, WA
2003    Meet George Jetson, Bumbershoot Music and Arts festival, Seattle, WA
2001    Here I Am, Entertain Me! Commencement Art Gallery, Tacoma, WA

            First Light, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
1999    Team works, New Kinetic Sculpture, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA

             Le Quai Fete, Quai de la Gare, Paris, FR
1998    Carnival of Life, Meyerson & Nowinski, Seattle, WA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016    The Future is Now, Gallery One, Ellensburg, WA
            Electrique, The Hollows, Williamsburg, NY
            Giant Steps Exhibition, King Street Station, Seattle, WA
2015    The Forest and the Midway, 1925, Seattle,WA
2014    Edith Macefield Festival, New York Fashion Institute, Seattle WA
            Pulse NY, Freight + Volume, New York, NY.
2013    Art Southampton, Edelman Arts, Hamptons, NY
2012    MOSS:  Dialogues Between Art & Design, Phillips de Pury & Company, New York, NY 

            St. Sebastian, Art Miami, Edelman Arts, Miami, FL
2011    St. Sebastian, Edelman Arts, New York, NY

            Arthur, Moss, New York, NY
            Under a Full Moon, Moss, New York, NY
2010    Art Miami, Edelman Arts, Miami, FL
            Holiday 2010, Moss, New York, NY
2009    Poncho Invitational, Western Bridge, Seattle, WA
            Art Miami, Moss, Miami, FL
2008    The Toy Show, Hans Weiss Newspace Gallery, Manchester, CT
2006    Wired Forest, Kirkland Arts Space, Kirkland, WA
2005    People Doing Strange Things With Electricity ll - Dorkbot, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA 
            Obsessions, Thread For Art, Seattle, WA
            Outside In, Bumbershoot Music and Arts festival, Seattle, WA
2004    Labor Lines, Thread for Art, Seattle, WA
            Hindsight:  Frozen Moments, Consolidated Works, Seattle, WA
2003    Speak and Spell, Pound Gallery, Seattle, WA
            The Last Judgment Project, Bumbershoot Music and Arts festival, Seattle, WA
            Fashion is Art, Bumbershoot Music and Arts festival, Seattle, WA
            Coupling, CMA Gallery, Seattle, WA
            Dorkbot, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
            Speak and Spell, SOIL Gallery, Seattle, WA
2002    Outside the Box, Downtown YMCA, curator, Seattle, WA
            First War of the New Millennium, SOIL Gallery, Seattle, WA
            LAVA 2002:  Seattle Contemporary Art, Noodleworks Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001    Pop Mechanics, Milton Hershey Museum, Hershey, PA
            Fuseball, Consolidated Works, Seattle WA
            Independent Exposure, Vital 5 Productions, Seattle, WA
            Pop Mechanics, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA
            Public Dedication Day Performance, Bellevue Art Museum, WA
            Domesticity, Donut Shop 3, Portland, OR
2000    Pacific Northwest Annual, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
            Art and Technology-Media for the New Century, Archer Gallery, Clark College, Vancouver, WA
            Donut Shop Two, Donut Shop, Portland, OR

            Art & Technology: A Marriage for a New Millennium, Bush Barn Art Center, Salem, OR
1998    Bellevue Sculpture Exhibition, Meydenbauer Center, Bellevue, WA
            Betty Bowen Award Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA

            Home Alive Benefit, Richard Hugo House, Seattle, WA
1997    Betty Bowen Award Presentation, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
            MFA Thesis Exhibition, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
1996    Scissor Kick, CMA Gallery, Seattle, WA
            The Box, Gallery of Fine Woodworking, Seattle, WA
            Works in Progress, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA
            Spiral, Highland Park Gallery, Dallas, TX
1995    Works on Paper + Small 3-D, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA
            FOVA Eighth Annual Student Competition, FOVA Gallery, Texas Technological University, Lubbock, TX
1994    North American Juried Student Exhibition, Contemporary Crafts Gallery, Portland, OR
            New Statements in Sterling.  National Student Sterling Design Competition
            Coeur d'Alene Resort, Coeur d'Alene, ID
            Sea First Bank, Spokane, WA
           Lever House, New York, NY
           The NY Merchandise Mart, New York, NY

           Frye Art Museum, Seattle WA

COLLECTIONS


CCS Bard Permanent Collection, Annondale-on-Hudson, NY
Josh Rechnitz, New York, NY.
The Pace Collection, Dallas, TX
Barbara and Donald Tober, New York, NY
Guy and Nora Barron, West Bloomfield, MI
Asher and Michelle Edelman, New York, NY
Carol Marlow and Jim Young, Seattle, WA
White House, Blue Room, permanent collection, Washington, DC

HONORS


2015-2018       Public Artist Roster – Washington State Arts Commission
2014                Artist Trust Fellowship, Seattle, WA
2012-2015       Public Artist Roster – Washington State Arts Commission
2009                Merit Award, Poncho, 2009 Invitational, Seattle, WA
2000                Best in Show, Pacific Northwest Annual, Bellevue Art Museum, WA
2000                People’s Choice Award, Pacific Northwest Annual, Bellevue Art Museum, WA
1999                Quai de La Gare, Residency recipient, Paris, France
1997                Betty Bowen Memorial Award, Grand prize, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
1996                Marsh Scholarship, School of Art, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1995                Gonzales Scholarship, School of Art, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1995                Gonzales Scholarship, School of Art, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1995                Teaching Assistantship, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN
1995                HYPrice Merit Scholarship, TexasTech University, Lubbock, TX
1995                Arts Alliance Scholarship, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
1994                HYPrice Merit Scholarship, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX           
1994                Art Memorial Scholarship, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
1994                Friends of Arrowmont Scholarship, Arrowmont School of Art, TN