b. Redlands CA, 1959
Lives and works in Altadena CA

EDUCATION

1981 Bachelor of Arts, University of Redlands, Redlands CA
2000-02 Photography, Glendale College, Glendale CA
2007-08 Julia Dean Photography Workshops, Los Angeles CA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013

Desert Traces, Site-specific installation, High Desert Test Sites 2013, Kingman, AZ, Juried, Andrea Zittel Curator

2009

Certain Places, Lishui Int'l Photographic Cultural Festival, Lishui China, Invitational, Ellen Boughn Curator
Certain Places, Winter Invitational, SOPAstudios, South Pasadena CA Juried

2008

Certain Places, Wildfire Studios, Los Angeles CA, Invitational

2007

Certain Places, DRKRM Gallery, Los Angeles CA, Invitational

TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2010

123XYZ, Collaboration with Marilyn J. Galosy, Wildfire Studios, Los Angeles CA, Invitational

2009

Catharine Stebbins and Dawn Roe, Newspace, Portland OR, Invitational, Laura Valenti Curator
123XYZ Curator’s Show, Collaboration with Marilyn J. Galosy, gallery@MSY, South Pasadena CA, Catharine Stebbins and Marilyn J. Galosy Co-Curators

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

Annual Group Show, Open Studios Alta/Pasa/Dena, Altadena CA, Juried

2017

Annual Group Show, Open Studios Alta/Pasa/Dena, Altadena CA, Juried

2015

Inaugural Exhibition, Outpost Projects, Yucca Valley CA, Invitational, Aili Schmeltz Curator

2014

High Desert Test Sites Art Swap, Sky Village Swap Meet, Yucca Valley CA, Invitational

2010

October Show, JTAG Joshua Tree Art Gallery, Joshua Tree CA, Juried

2009

AMUSEMENT, F-STOP Magazine Issue #36 August-September 2009, Juried

2008

Winter Group Show, SOPAstudios, South Pasadena CA, Juried
Collectible, Wallspace Gallery, Seattle WA, Invitational, Curated by Crista Dix
Spring Arts Collective Gallery, Los Angeles CA, Invitational, Curated by Deborah Martin
Blow Up, Bromfield Gallery, Boston MA, Juried
Art of Photography Show, Lyceum Theatre Gallery, San Diego, CA, Juried
4 Frames: Eleven Southern California Photographers, The Julia Dean Gallery, Venice CA, Invitational
A Million Little Pictures: Adventures, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco CA, Juried

2007

Show Off, The Julia Dean Gallery, Venice CA, Juried
Night of the Witches, Shotgun Space, Los Angeles CA, Juried
Waves of Devastation Waves of Hope, Montgomery Row Second Level, Rhinebeck NY, Invitational

2006

Waves of Devastation Waves of Hope, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie NY, Invitational

2002

Glendale College Art Gallery, Glendale CA, Juried
Theodore Payne Foundation, Sun Valley CA, Invitational
LaFoto Gallery, Santa Monica CA, Juried
Women Artists in Science and Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena CA, Invitational

2001

New Photography Competition, Millard Sheets Gallery, Pomona CA, Juried

BENEFITS

2009

A Place Called Home, supporting A Place Called Home LA. Deborah Martin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

2008

The Indomitable Spirit, supporting Starlight Children’s Foundation, ACE Gallery, Los Angeles CA

AWARDS

2002    

Honorable Mention, Still Life Pears, LaFoto Gallery, Santa Monica CA

2001

2nd Place, Architecture Experience Music Project, Honorable Mention, Fine Art The Last Fitting, Millard Sheets Gallery, Pomona CA

CURATORIAL

2009 Jan-Dec

gallery@MSY, Co-curators Catharine Stebbins and Marilyn J. Galosy, Mission Street Yoga, South Pasadena CA

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2011

 Exhibitions 2002 - 2011, Newspace Center for Photography 2011

2009

End no.1, Summer Catalog cover, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland Or
Chas Bowie.  Amy Stein at Blue Sky Gallery and Catharine Stebbins at Newspace, The Oregonian, August 4, 2009, Arts & Performance

2007

Continuing and Recommended, ArtScene, April 2007 Vol. 26, No.8, pg.50

TALKS/INTERVIEWS

2018

Polytechnic Upper School, Artist talk, Pasadena CA

2014

Gabie Strong and Suzanne Calkins, Interview with Artist Catharine Stebbins, Earth Art Radio (Live) kchungradio.org

2009

Newspace, Artist talk, Portland OR

COLLECTIONS

China Lishui Museum of Photography, Lishui, Zheziang China
4Culture Public Art, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle WA
B., C. Hajek, Santa Monica CA

EXPERIENCE

2012-present 

Teaching Artist, Polytechnic School Summer Programs, Pasadena CA, Hand Sewing; Beginning Knitting; Beginning and Intermediate Machine Sewing; 3D Design and Printing, all classes grades 1-9

2004-07

Educational Outreach Specialist, Sumatran Plate Boundary Project, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena CA, Community education fieldwork, public service announcements, educational materials

1996-00

Teaching Artist, Glendale College Community Extension, Glendale CA, Faux Finish painting adult workshops