About The Artist
Kathryn Myers was born 1958 in Chicago Illinois and received her BA in art from St. Xavier College in Chicago and her MFA in painting from the University of Wisconsin Madison. She has exhibited her paintings and photographs which, have a focus on architecture and space in India. in the United States and India. Awards include Fulbright fellowships to India in 2002, 2011 and 2020, a two-year studio space grant from the Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation in 1989 and 1990, and individual artist fellowships from the Connecticut Commission on Art and Culture in 1991, 2012 and 2019. In 2011 she initiated an ongoing video series on contemporary Indian art, “Regarding India” and has curated several exhibitions on Indian art in India and the United States. She is Professor of Art at the University of Connecticut where she has been teaching painting and drawing since 1984. Her work can be viewed at kathrynmyers.org. and the video series at www.regardingindia.com.