Yale University School of Art: Master of Fine Arts, Painting/Printmaking, 1997

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago: Post Baccalaureate Certificate, Painting, 1993

The University of Texas at Austin: Bachelor of Arts, Painting/Drawing, 1992




2023     September Gallery, Kinderhook, NY, In the Presence of: Dee Clement, Kathranne Knight and Ellen Siebers (3 solos)

2022     Moberg Gallery, Des Moines Iowa: Kathranne Knight: Shapespace

Oreon Scott Memorial Chapel, Drake University Campus: Both

2019     Smith Gallery, Grinnell College: Given Form

2018     The Times Club, Iowa City, IA: Through Line

2016     The Residential, Des Moines, IA: The Shape of Your Absence

2015     Transient Gallery, Des Moines, IA: Solo Exhibition: End of the Line

2013     The Des Moines Art Center: Iowa Artist

2009     Carroll and Sons Gallery, Boston, MA: Drawings



2023     Moberg Gallery, Des Moines, IA, 20th Anniversary Exhibit

Grandview College, Des Moines, IA, Michaela Mullin: To Gether Art+Letters

Moberg Gallery, Des Moines, IA, Contemporary Abstraction

2022     Moberg Gallery, Des Moines, IA, Winter Group Show

2021     Moberg Gallery, Des Moines, IA, Summer Group Show

2020     September Gallery, Hudson, NY, A Show of Hands

2018     ReACT Gallery, ISU University Museums, Re-Imagining Leopold

Soo Visual Arts Center, Minneapolis, MN, EKPHRASTIC 3.0

2017     Soo Visual Arts Center, Minneapolis, MN, EKPHRASTIC 2.0: A Collaborative Storytelling Experiment

Rush Hall, Des Moines, IA, EMBARK

2016     Bankers Trust, Iowa Artists Collection, Des Moines, IA

Built ft2, Des Moines Art Center Gala

2013     Moberg Gallery, Des Moines, IA: Larassa Kabel, Kathranne Knight, Guy Lorraine, Jessica Teckmeyer

Cerulean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA: Two-person exhibition

Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA: Tryst and Shout

Mingo Gallery, Beverly, MA: Small Works

2011     MASS MOCA, North Adams, MA: An Exchange With Sol LeWitt

2010     Muriel Guepin Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: Group Show

Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA: Casheesh 3

University of Massachusetts, Amherst MA: Pictured Thoughts

2009     Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA: The Great Impression

Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA: Casheesh 2

Carroll and Sons Gallery, Boston, MA: 10th Anniversary Drawing project

Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA: Off the Wall

Wunderarts Gallery, Amherst, MA: Out of Site

2008     Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA: Drawing Project

Cerulean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA: Drawing Near

2004     WAX Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: Relics

2002     The Connemara Conservancy Foundation, Dallas, TX: Sculpture Show

2001     The Hilles Gallery, New Haven, CT: Creative Arts Workshop, Artists from the Yale School of Art

2000     The Erector Square Gallery, New Haven, CT: Women in the Visual Arts a Retrospective,

1999     The Erector Square Gallery, New Haven, CT: Women in the Visual Arts, curator: Elizabeth Sussman



Iowa State University, Designer in Residence, February 2016

The Connemara Conservancy Foundation, Dallas TX, March 2002

The Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX, August 1997



Principal Financial Group, “Art Alive” 2023

The Correspondence Project 2015-present

The Drawing Center Viewing Program, NYC, 2005-present

The Boston Drawing Project, Carroll and Sons Gallery, Boston, MA, 2005-2016



Annals of Iowa, Fall Issue, 2021

Black Steel Magnolias in the Hour of Chaos Theory, James Cagney, Nomadic Press, 2018, Cover

Jubilat, Emergency Edition 30.5, January, 2017

Anyone, Nate Klug, The University of Chicago Press, 2015, Cover

Katia Santibañez: Docere, Delectare, Movere, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY 2014

Coming Down in White, Lori Shine, Chapbook, Pilot books, 2007

New American Paintings, The Open Studios Press, Vol#56, 2005, Juror Nicholas Baume



2022     American Rescue Plan Arts Grant, Solo Exhibition Support

2022     Iowa Arts & Culture Resilience Grant, ‘both’ artist project grant

2017     Nominated, The Louis Comfort Tiffany Award

2016     Nominated, The Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant Award

2015     Project Grant, The Iowa Arts Council, The Correspondence Project

2014     Iowa Artist Fellowship, The Iowa Arts Council

2012     Project Grant, Ames Public Art Commission



The Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University

Bankers Trust, Des Moines, Iowa

Fidelity Investments Art Collection, Boston, Massachusetts



2019-2021          Grinnell College, lecturer, Department of Art and Art History

2016-2019          Iowa State University, Lecturer, College of Design

July 2014           Educator’s Workshop, The Des Moines Art Center

1997 + 1998       Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT, Instructor

1996                    Yale University School of Art, Graduate Teaching Assistantship



2018                 Moderator, Drawing Atmospheres, Peter Goche, Cameron Campbell, Thomas Prinz, Mike Nesbit, at Black                                        Contemporary, Ames, Iowa

2018                 Nominating Committee, Iowa Poet Laureate

2017                 Presenter, The Rural Arts and Culture Summit, Morris, MN

2016                 Juror, The Des Moines Arts Festival

2016                 Presenter, The Iowa Arts Summit

2016                 Organizer, The Des Moines Art Center Print Club, Symposium on The Correspondence Project

2014-2017       The Des Moines Art Center Print Club Board Member