Katie lives and works in Manchester and is currently a studio holder at Paradise Works.  πŸ˜˜





     2015-2018 BA (Hons) Fine Art, Manchester School of Art


     2014-2015 Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, The Northern School of Art 




Selected Exhibitions




     Obstructions, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester (Upcoming - Nov)


     Enough is Definitely Enough, Pineapple Black, Middlesbrough (Until 17th Oct)


     The Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival Open Exhibition, Warrington (Until 20th Dec)


     More T’ North, Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston


     Enough is Definitely Enough, Oceans Apart Gallery, OA Studios, Salford


     Ride Your Pony, Warrington Museum and Art Gallery, Warrington





     Air Gallery Open 2019, Air Gallery, Altrincham


     Neo: Artist, Bolton Museum and Art Gallery, Bolton


     Happy Ending, PS Mirabel and Bunker Gallery, Manchester


     The Biscuit Factory Foundation Open Contemporary Young Artist Award, The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle  





     Where are you in these interesting times, Scaffold Gallery, Manchester


     Castlefield Gallery at The Manchester Contemporary, Manchester 


     Per-am-bu-late, Vertical Gallery, Manchester


     Catflap @ Insitu, Insitu, Manchester 


     Catflap, Grosvenor Gallery, Manchester


     Fresh, Old Courthouse Gallery, Thirsk 


     Testing Ground, The Great Medical Disaster Gallery, Great Northern, Manchester 


     Beagle, Hope and Union, Stockton-On-Tees





     Middlesbrough Art Weekender, Middlesbrough 


     Where's your coat you're going to be cold, Caustic Coastal curated by Shy Bairns, Salford 






     Paradise Works Multiples Commission – 2020 


     Box on the Docks, Media City UK, Salford – 2020


     The University of Salford Spring/Summer Micro-Commission – 2020 



Awards and Bursaries


     The Essential School of Painting (ESOP, London) Artist Scholarship β€“ Painting course with Dan Coombs – 2020


     A-N Time Space Money Bursary - 2020


     Nominated for Jerwood Collaborate, Jerwood Arts, London - 2019


     Castlefield Gallery Mentee Award - 2018





     Artists’ International Delegation to Denmark with Castlefield Gallery and The Artists Information Company (A-N) – 2019


     Joya: arte + ecologia, Andalucia, Spain - 2016 


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Katie Tomlinson is also a member of β€˜Catflap,’ a painting collective based in Manchester. Through an ongoing series of crits, artist talks and group exhibitions Catflap facilitate the learning about painting and the artistic development of early career artists. In 2018/19 CATFLAP ran an artist-led gallery and project space (Bunker Gallery) and curated 10 exhibitions across the course of the year.