Catherine is a New York based artist, illustrator, and designer.  She excepts commissions of all kinds, from custom knit sweaters, to family portraits, to murals and logo designs.  You can contact her at ckarnoff@gmail.com

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Parsons School of Design. BFA program

High Honors

Deans List, accumulative GPA 3.93

2001- 2003

Hampshire College. BA program

Concentration in fine arts


Selected Solo Exhibitions


“Penciled in,” Mckinley Arts Center, East and West Galleries, 925 Riverside Drive, Reno NV 89503

“Catherine Karnoff,” Valley Arts Research Facility, 420 Valley Rd, Reno, NV 89512


Selected Group Exhibitions


“Living Walls Atlanta: Female Street Artists,” The Goatfarm, 1200 Foster Street Northwest Atlanta, GA 30318

“Wild At Heart: Keep Wildlife In The Wild,” Thinkspace Gallery, 6009 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232

“Picks of the harvest,” Thinkspace Gallery, 6009 Washington Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232

“We look good on paper,” Sheppard Gallery, University of Reno


“Fountain Art Fair- Art Basel,” Marketplace Gallery, Miami, FL

“Two: Xyandz Gallery’s 2-year anniversary exhibit”, XyandZ Gallery, 3258 Minnehaha Ave,  Minneapolis, MN 55406

“Living Walls Albany,” Marketplace Gallery, 40 Broadway, Suite#23Albany, NY 12202. In Situ, various pieces

“Living Walls Atlanta,” The Goatfarm, 1200 Foster Street Northwest

Atlanta, GA 30318

“Staches and Spokes,” 5th street, Santa Rosa, CA

“Street Art Saved My Life,” C.A.V.E. Gallery, Abbot Kinney Boulevard, Venice, CA 90291

“Town and Country,” 320 Studios, 320 West 37 St, New York, NY 10018

“Street Dreams: The Dumpster Biennale,” Magazine Gallery, Clubhouse LN, Adelaide, Australia

Single-Fare 2: Please swipe again,” Sloan Fine Art, 128 Rivington St,  New York,  NY 10002


Wynwood art district, street art fair, Art Basel, In Situ, various pieces

“Single-Fare,” 224 Grand St, #3, Brooklyn, New York, NY 11211



Red Gate Residency: Beijing, China, March 1- April 30, 2013

Living Walls: Albany, August 27- September 30, 2011

Living Walls: Atlanta, August 9- 20, 2011




Reno Magazine “Artist has a Whimsical Way,” feature by Geralda Miller. July 12, 2012.


Juxtapose magazine, http://www.juxtapoz.com/Current/back-talk-a-conversation-with-white-cocoa

Time Out NY, The new street-art class: These seven artists are doing their part to make NYC more beautiful,http://www.timeout.com/newyork/art/the-new-street-art-class?pageNumber=6



Parsons School of Design Dean scholarship for artistic excellence