Born in 1987, Katie Barrie is an artist currently based in Richmond, Virginia. She received an MFA in Painting & Printmaking from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2019, and a BFA in Art & Design from the University of Michigan in 2011. Her interests are centered in the excitement of color, analyzing architecture, the role of design in influencing culture, and the potential of paint.
Barrie’s work has been shown at various venues throughout the US, including Reynolds Gallery in Richmond, Virginia and the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art. She has participated in residencies at the Mudhouse in Crete, Greece, Pocoapoco in Oaxaca, Mexico, the Vermont Studio Center, 100 West Corsicana, and the Sam & Adele Golden Foundation.