Education

MFA, Fine Art, Regina and Marlin Miller Fellow, Carnegie Mellon University 2017

BA, Studio Art and Creative Writing, Summa Cum Laude, University of South Florida 2012

Fellowships, Grants, and Awards

Fleur and Charles Bresler Resident, 2018

Vermont Studio Center Artist Grant, 2017

UN+ANON Emerging Artist Grant, 2017

Regina and Marlin Miller Fellowship, 2014-2017

Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry Microgrant, 2017

Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society, 2011-2013

Miniature Art Society of Florida Scholarship Award, 2010

Anderson Art Scholarship, 2010

Residencies

Peripheral Forms resident, Instagram, (tentatively) May 2019

VISARTS, Bresler Artist-in-Residence, Rockville, MD fall 2018

Peripheral Forms resident, Facebook, November 2018

World of CO, Sofia, BG, February 2018

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT October 2017

Claim-Your-Space, invasive residencies, US summer 2017

Solo and Two-person

Claim-Your-Space, invasive gallery, TBD, 2018 (upcoming)

Service 5: IamyourBiographer (Bleach or Bleed), Neu Kirche, Pittsburgh, PA, November 15, 2015

POWER LOOM (with Adam Milner), Frame Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, November 2014    

Kevin Does H&M, Centre Gallery, Tampa, FL, November 2012  

Wash.Rinse.Repeat., Oliver Gallery, Tampa, FL, March 2012  

Selected Group Exhibitions and Performances

2018 Bresler Artists in Residence exhibition, Rockville, MD. January-March 2019 (upcoming)

World of CO group exhibition, Sofia, Bulgaria. February 2018 (upcoming)

maps-dna-and-spam.com, *horoscopes with a trump rhetoric rising* January 2018 (upcoming)

Laugh, Smirk, Snicker, FUPA (ad 1), Florence Quarter Gallery, SUVA, Tucson, AZ. Oct. 2017

FAM, 2017 MFA Thesis show, Miller Gallery, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA March-April 2017

The Cut and the Crumb (curated by Brittany DeNegris and Adam Milner), Frame Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, Oct. 2016

PALBERTA + ART, Venting Venus Scripts, Station P, Pittsburgh, PA Sept. 16, 2016 

Whats a Steak, CMU 1st and 2nd Year MFA Show, Art Practical Tarot Cards and Venus Transference Experience, 5122 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA April 1-20, 2016

ART + FEMINISM event, Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry, participant-facilitator, Feb. 26, 2016  

Untitled Moleskine Mailer Collaboration Show, Coming Space {autopoetry}, Project Space at Tempus Projects, Tampa, FL, Jan. 9-Feb. 19 2016  

Ringling Underground, Working Digits (collaboration with Gigi Lage, [U]c), Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL November 5, 2015

Fall Screening Night, perfect eyeliner (part 2), Screening and Q&A, Xpace, Toronto, ON, October 28, 2015

Feminist Zine Fest, vendor and poetry reading, Broad City Poetry, Childhooder…, and Shoulderpadding, University of Pittsburgh, Oct 18, 2015. 

Perlude Her patron (Cara Benedetto), Performer, MoCA, Cleveland, Ohio, June 11, 2015   

AUGMENTATS, Augmented reality collaboration (with Claire Hentschker, Kevin Ramser, Danni Zhang), #NOWSEETHIS, CoMA, Pittsburgh, PA, May 9, 2015    

Transmission, Mapping Undergar, Satellite Collective, New York, NY April 2015  

Opening, Open Engagement, Unfortunate Middle-schooler, CMU, Pittsburgh, PA, April 2015  

BODYWORK (with Adam Milner and Dan Allende), Shoulderpadding, 808 Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, March 2015

Rebound, Magazine: Court Room Dramarama, circa Mombutt, Tampa Karaoke VIP, Feb 2015     

Hi-5 Pop-up, Tempus Projects, Tampa, FL December 2014   

Come Early and Often benefit (Cara Benedetto), Participant, New York, NY, Sept. 21, 2014  

[UNDISCLOSED], [UNDISCLOSED]collective, Tampa, FL 2014    

Zine Fest, The Underground, What it’s Worth project, Tampa, FL July 2014    

Infinite Scroll, Unbound 2, gamutspace.com & Venture Compound, St. Pete, FL, April 2014  

For The Love of Instagram, The Bricks, Ybor City, FL, February-March 2014    

Zinefest, Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL, September 2013  

FILTER:BORDER, CL Space (with Tempus Projects), Ybor City, FL, September-October 2013  

Zine Fest, The Roosevelt 2.0, Tampa, FL, July 2013     

Warhol Capsules (performance w/ Gigi Lage), Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL, October 2012    

Five by Five, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL, October 2012  

PINK, West Tampa Center for the Arts, Tampa, FL, October 2012  

Four in One, Cobb Gallery, St. Petersburg, FL, April-May 2012  

36th Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Allusions: We Speak With Our Wounds, Tampa, FL, March 2012  

Camping (group performance), USF ARTHOUSE 2012, Tampa, FL, March 2012   

The Length of This Cigarette, USF, Tampa, FL, November 2011  

Emoticon, Strange Condition, USF ARTHOUSE 2011, Tampa, FL, March 2011  

Crossroads Gallery Annual Student Exhibition, Clearwater, FL, April 2010  

Leepa-Rattner Museum Student Charrette, (1st place in Drawing), Tarpon Springs, FL, December 2009  

Publications/Zines     

Brophy, K. Cashier, AVIS magazine (literary journal), Issue 3. Fall 2016.

Brophy, K. IN THE FUTURE, YOU ARE HERE. Sourced photography: Gigi Lage. Released in conjunction with the exhibition IN THE FUTURE, YOU ARE HERE, Gigi Lage, Quaid Gallery, Tampa. October 2015.  

Brophy, K. Broad City Poetry, Art and Poetry zine. October 2015. 

Brophy, K. Childhooder, Quit Bullying Yourself, Chapbook/Art zine. August 2015. 

Brophy, K. Magazine: Court Room Dramarama, circa Mombutt, Rebound, Limited edition Arts book. Spring 2015  

Brophy, K. [UNDISCLOSED], Fine Arts (fashnn/beautyy) magazine. Summer 2014  

Brophy, K. Modern Consumpt: exercises in excess, Art zine (25 edition). July 2013.  

Brophy, K. Shoulder-padding, Feminist Poetry and Art zine (50 edition). March-July 2013.  

Brophy, K.  Shit. Trilogy. Nothing Vol. II, Arts and Literature Publication. Nov. 2012.  

 

Palop, B. "We 'Crash Kissed'..." Creators Project, Vice, (small mention) May 13, 2015

USF School of Art and Art History, Exhibition Catalogue: 36th Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Juror: Ross Moreno, March 2012    

Petryszak, K.  Miniature Art Society of Florida 35th Annual. January 2010. p.69.    

Presentations/Lectures     

Brophy, K. (2015, May 5) Bleeding Ground: the Appropriation of Pain, Violence, and Object-Self. Video and performance art and critical theory presentation hybrid that examines the late-nineties theory “wound culture” in relation to recent “sad girl” feminist new media art, by analyzing socially constructed trauma.  

Brophy, K.  (2010, March 16) Postmodern Art: Feminism and the Other.  Presentation detailed the history ofthe western non-multinational ‘other’ including feminist and LGBTq artists.   

Brophy, K. (2008, Oct. 29) Surrealism. Introduction to female surrealist artists and art figures, for a general audience, through their interconnected relationships with Max Ernst.