EDUCATION

Postdoc. Art-Science Collaborations, University of Arizona, 2011

Ph.D. Educational psychology / interdisciplinary; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2010

M.F.A. Fine Arts, School of Visual Arts; New York, NY, 1991

M.F.A. Costume Design, Boston University, MA, 1975

B.S. University of Connecticut, Storrs, 1972

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014 Chashama 457 Gallery, Intersectional Journeys, New York, NY

1993 Tribeca Lab, Boxes/ Books, Kate Brown, Curator, New York, NY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 Documenting & Witnessing: Science Meets Art (upcoming, November 2019), Advanced Science Research Center, City University of New York

2018 Con Artists Collective, Not a Thing II, New York, NY

Con Artists Collective, Strek(t)sher, New York, NY

2017 Con Artists Collective, The Divided States of America, New York, NY

2013 Schema Projects, Beasts & Bodies, Brooklyn, NY

Neighboring Walls, From Now On, Bedford-Stuyvesant, NY

2001 FACES – online exhibition; http://www.faces-l.net/projects4.html

Stuttgart Filmwinter; Stuttgart, Germany

2000 F.I.L.E (Festival International de Linguagem Eletronica); Museum of Image and Sound, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Siggraph, VRML-Art gallery; New Orleans, LA

Web 3D Conference, VRML Art Gallery; Monterey, CA

1999 SEAFair '99; Interactive/Online/Vrml Art; Skopie, Yugoslavia

VRML.ART Gallery, Heinz Nixdorf Museum, Paderborn, Germany

EMAF (European Media Art Festival), Osnabrueck, Germany

1995 Walt Whitman Cultural Center, Book of Icons and Other Digital Addictions, Camden, NJ

1994 Marymount Manhattan College Gallery, Rectangles & Interiors, New York, NY

1992 Tribeca Lab, Toyz, Kate Brown, Curator, New York, NY

New York University, Small Works, Arnold Glimcher, curator, New York, NY

School of Visual Arts Gallery, Abstracting, Will Insley, curator, New York, NY

School of Visual Arts Gallery, Selections, Mary Delahoyd, curator, New York, NY

1987 Open Studios, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, Brooklyn, NY

Cere’s Gallery, The Political as Personal, New York, NY

1986 Cere’s Gallery, Women of Power, New York, NY

Temporary Edge Gallery, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists, Spring Show, Brooklyn, NY

GRANTS

2019-2020 PSC and Research Foundation of CUNY; Epigenetic Landscapes of a Biotechnical Sublime

2018-2019 PSC and Research Foundation of CUNY; Between Dystopia and the Sublime

2014 Chashama Foundation

CURATOR

2019    Documenting & Witnessing: Science Meets Art (November 2019), Advanced Science Research Center, City University of New York.  Artists-scientists include Linda Vigdor; Ye He, PhD, neuroscience; Andrew Reinmann, PhD, environmental science

1994 Marymount Manhattan College Gallery, Rectangles & Interiors, New York, NY. Artists include Julia Haywood, Steve DeFrank, Yoshi Shirakawa, Linda Vigdor

CATALOGUES, COLLECTIONS, & BIBLIOGRAPHY

2019 “The Soul of the New Machines, Part Two,” Ann Landi; May 6, 2019, Features; https://vasari21.com/the-soul-of-the-new-machines-part-two/

2003 Kathy Rae Huffman, Reader: Lab3D and Web3D Art, http://www.subtle.net/pdf/Lab3DWed3Dreader.pdf

2002 Flanagan, M. “Hyperbodies, hyperknowledge: Women in games, women in cyberpunk, and strategies of resistance.” In M. Flanagan & A. Booth (Eds.), Reload: Rethinking women +cyberculture (pp. 425-454). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

2001 Kathy Rae Huffman. 3D Grrls: a selection of 3D websites by women. http://www.wand5.de/fiwi2001/xml/kathy.html

1995 In Three Dimensions: Women Sculptors of the 90’s, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY. Curator, Charlotte Streifer Rubinstein

Sylvia Westerman Collection, Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Theater Research Institute at The Ohio University, Columbus, OH

SELECTED 3D COMPUTER GRAPHICS

Whoola, Inc. (a start up), Plano, TX: Lead game designer for a 3D massively multi-player online game (to teach chemistry). 2000-01

VR-Set, Farmington, CT. 2002-03

CBS News / Time Magazine: Time 100, People of the Century, New York, NY: Associate designer & 3D modeler/animator of 3D virtual set. Emmy award for art direction. 1999

CBS: CBS News with Dan Rather, New York, NY: 3D renderings of federal courtrooms for major trials—Kaczynski (Unabomber) and McVeigh (Oklahoma bombings). 1996-98

NY Vrml Sig: Grand Central Terminal, 3D model and animation

COSTUME DESIGN

• Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival (Cleveland, OH): Titus Andronicus, Comedy of Errors (1980)

• GeVa Theater (Rochester, NY); Resident costume designer. Twelfth Night, Waltz of the Toreadors, The Hostage, Vanities, A Streetcar Named Desire, 13 Rue de L’Amour, The Caretaker, Yankee Moonlight, Box & Cox, A Pair of Lunatics, Star Quality (1977–1979)

• Ensemble Studio Theater, New York, NY: Marathon ’84 & Pepsico Summerfare (1984)

• Theater of the Open Eye, New York, NY: Presque Isle (1984)

• Jewish Repertory Theater, New York, NY: Ivanov (NY Times review), Delmore, Marya

• The Open Space Theater, New York, NY: A Dream Play (1980)

• Theater at St. Clements, New York, NY:

• Masterworks Laboratory Theater, Brooklyn, NY: Bastien & Bastienne and The Forced Marriage

• Ringling Bros. Barnum and Bailey Circus and Clown College, Venice, Florida (1977)

• Impossible Ragtime Theater, New York, NY: The Refrigerators

• Publick Theater, Boston, MA: Much Ado About Nothing, Escurial, Charlie McDeath, The Revenger’s Tragedy, The Servant of Two Masters

• State University of New York at Stony Brook: Puss n’ Boots and Iphigenia at Taurus (opera)

• Boston University: The Country Wife and Legend of Lovers

• Specialty costumes for commercials, New York, NY

• King Features, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade (1983)

• Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: Nancy, Popeye, Marmaduke, and clowns (1982)

COSTUME / FABRIC PAINTING & CRAFTS

• New York Shakespeare Festival: Hamlet (for Theoni Aldredge), Plenty (for Jane Greenwood), Don Juan (for Patricia Zipprodt), The Death of Von Richtoven (for Patricia McGourty), Midsummer Night’s Dream (for Randy Barcelo), The Mystery of Edwin Drood

• Brooklyn Academy of Music: Oedipus (for Jennifer von Mayrhauser)

• New York City Ballet: Gounod Symphony

• Broadway: Merlin (Theoni Aldredge)

• Bob Giraldi/GASP Productions: music videos (Diana Ross, Barry Manilow, Pia Zadora)

• Gomes/Lowe agency

• Griner/Cuesta agency

• Miss World Pageant, Miss USA Parade of Nations Statue of Liberty gown (1980)

• Harper–Nihda Studio: hundreds of specialty/fantasy costumes and crafts for Broadway, opera, commercials, etc. (~1980–1984)

• McHugh/Rollins Associates: specialty/fantasy costumes and crafts

SCENIC ART & PROPS, SELECTED SHOWS & PROJECTS 1982–2000

Film & TV: Law & Order, Late Night with David Letterman, Saturday Night Live, Main Street, Another World, Late Night with Conan O’Brian, The Cosby Show, The Thorns, Dead Presidents, Malcolm X, Central Park West, Wall Street, Beauty and the Beast, The Equalizer, The Insignificance, The Cop & the Anthem

Dance & Opera: Joffrey Ballet

Commercials & Print: Iris Films, Ron Finley Films, Seltzer Studios, Bill Fetrick, Parrott & People, Dennis Gottlieb

Murals, interiors, display: Bloomingdale’s furniture display rooms; Ralph Lauren (in-store boutiques at Lord & Taylor, Macy’s, & Bloomingdale’s; Miller Druck Marble Co.; Spaeth Display (Lord & Taylor Christmas windows); TK&I Design (mural); Architel Systems