Kate Moran works in a variety of media, including sculpture, photography, drawing and painting. She received her BA at Antioch College in Ohio, a Certificate from PAFA and an MFA from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
Moran has attended residencies at the MacDowell Colony and the John Michael Kohler Arts Center in Sheboygan, WI. She was awarded a Pew Fellowship in photography in 1993-94, and her work has been acknowledged by multiple grants from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts and the Leeway Foundation.
Her work has been featured in solo exhibitions at the List Gallery of Swarthmore College, the John Michael Kohler Arts Center in Sheboygen, WI, the Olin Art Gallery at Kenyon College in Ohio and the Williams Center for the Arts at Lafayette College. She has also exhibited in one-person shows at Gallery Joe in Philadelphia and the Bernice Steinbaum Gallery in New York and Miami, as well as in group shows at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Delaware Art Museum, the New Orleans Museum of Art and Arcadia University. Her work can be found in numerous public and private collections.
Moran teaches the Graduate studio classes Lo-fi Translations and Wrong Just Right, as well as a Contemporary Art Seminar. She is a Resident Critic in both the MFA and Low-Residency MFA Programs.