b. 1985, Austin, TX

Lives and works in Queens, NY

EDUCATION

2019   MFA, Painting and Printmaking, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

2008   BA, Studio Art, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2019   Phone Home, VCU MFA Alumni Show curated by Wendy Vogel, EFA Project Space, New York, NY

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA

Miami University Young Painter’s Competition, juried by Barry Schwabsky, Hiestand Galleries, Oxford, OH

2018     Cait Porter: A Month in Montespertoli, FAB Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

Emerge, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA

             I Had A Flashback Of Something That Never Existed, VCU Candidacy Exhibition, Richmond, VA

            University Combine, Capital One, Richmond, VA 

2017    Glow • Glimmer • Sparkle • Shine, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA      

            L'HeauxspitaliTEA, FAB Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA                                                          

            Studies for Grays Ferry (solo show), The Betterday Exhibition Space, Santa Fe, NM

            Ocotillo, curated by Jonathan DeDecker, Stella Elkins Gallery, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA 

2016    Juried Art Exhibition, juried by John Silvis, Automat Collective, Philadelphia, PA

            Fathoms, curated by John McKissick, Radical Abacus, Santa Fe, NM 

            Philadelphia 2076, Space 1026, Philadelphia, PA

            David Coccagna and Cait Porter: Architextures, Win/Win, Philadelphia, PA

2015   Recent Studies (solo show), Rockaway Brewing Company, Long Island City, NY

2014   Views from the Backyard, Brooklyn Fire Proof, Brooklyn, NY

2013   New Work, 739 Franklin, Brooklyn, NY

2011   Catwalk Residency Exhibition, Masters on Main Exhibition Series, Catskill, NY

           Chain Letter, Samson Projects, Boston, MA

           The Sketchbook Project Tour

2010   Cait Porter: Ponies and Lightning, FACT's ARTbarn Community Studio, Santa Fe, NM

           FACT Alumni Group Exhibition, Warehouse 21, Santa Fe, NM

2008   EVERYBODY ONLY, Meow Wolf, Santa Fe, NM

           Senior Thesis Show, Poughkeepsie, NY

RESIDENCIES

2018    David Wurtzel Residency and Travel Grant, Montespertoli, Italy

2015    Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2011    CATWALK Art Residency, CATWALK Institute, Catskill, NY

AWARDS & HONORS

2019 VCUarts Graduate Travel Grant

2018 VCUarts PAPR Graduate Scholarship

2015   Artist Grant, Vermont Studio Center

2008   Weitzel-Barber Art Travel Prize

           Departmental Honors, Vassar College