Richard Kattman Curriculum Vitae

An energetic and passionate painter, designer of landscapes, and photographer, Richard Kattman maintains a studio and Greek Revival home in Holliston, MA.  Rick enjoys family, the ocean at Little Compton, RI, walking local fields and rivers, literature, music, gardening, arts, and two fine dogs.

EDUCATION:

RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN, Bachelor of Fine Arts/Bachelor of Landsca pe Architecture, Graduated with Honors 1973

PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY, Certificate of Graduation in Ornamental Horticulture 1967

 

AWARDS:

SAATCHI ART, www.saatchiart.com/account/profile/16857‎; Artist of the Day, Friday, January 22, 2016; New Art This Week (Various Dates); Best of Art April 2017

LA PORTE PEINTE, Artist in Residence, Burgundy, France, 2019

BRUSH CREEK FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS; Artist Residence, Saratoga, Wyoming, June 5-19, 2017

LA MACINA DI SAN CRESCI, Greve, Italy, Artist in Residence, 2015, 2018

NANTUCKET ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN, Artist in Residence, 2015

FRUITLANDS MUSEUM, Harvard, MA, Artist in Residence, 2014

BOSTON MAGAZINE BEST OF BOSTON SECRET GARDENS Cambridge Center Roof Garden, 2012

KEEPING AMERICA STRONG AWARD Heartbeat of America, Nationally Televised ½ hour Monograph 2005

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION LANDSCAPE CONTRACTORS Cambridge Center Roof Garden Landscape Design, 2004

AMAZING THINGS ART CENTER, Framingham, MA, Critic’s Choice Award, 2012

ATTLEBORO ARTS MUSUEM Best of Members Show-Abstract, 2007, Juror’s Choice Award 2006

MASSACHUSETTS HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY Blue Ribbon for "An Ancient Garden" Exhibition 1995

MASSACHUSETTS ARTS COUNCIL Arts Grant 1983

AMERICAN SOCIETY LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS AWARD 1973

RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN Graduated with Honors 1973

 

GALLERIES:

SAATCHI ART, Los Angeles, California, USA, London, England, www.saatchiart.com/kattman

LINEA ARRENDAMENTI, Solo Paintings Exhibition/ Design Showroom; http://arredamentilinea.it; Florence, Italy, 2017-Present

PROVIDENCE ART CLUB, 11 Thomas Street, Providence , RI 02903, Exhibiting Artist Member, Awarded 2018, www.providenceartclub.org

ARTS & BUSINESS COUNCIL OF GREATER BOSTON Lending Program, Boston, MA 02210 www.artsandbusinesscouncil.org

DE CORDOVA SCULPTURE PARK and MUSEUM Lending Program, Lincoln, MA 01773, www.decordova.org         

VIZIVEL, http://vizivel.com/collections/richard-kattman 

ARTS WAYLAND; http://www.artswayland.com

GALLERY TWIST, 1963 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, MA 02421 www.gallerytwist.com

ARTISTS CORNER AND GALLERY, 577 Massachusetts Avenue, Acton, MA 01720 www.artistcorner.gallery/2016-2018

GALATEA FINE ARTS, Boston, MA 02118, www.galateafineart.com, 2014-2015

FOUNTAIN STREET FINE ART, Framingham, MA 01760, 2013-2014

J. TODD GALLERIES Wellesley, MA 02481, Chatham, MA 02633, www.jtodd.com 1980-2015

 

ARTIST EXPERIENCE (Highlights):

PROVIDENCE ART CLUB, Members Show, September, 2018; New Members Show, January 2019; Abstract Paintings June 2020

IMPRESSA E ARTE, Il Cotto Toscano Nil Giardino di Zago, September 2018, Chianti, Tuscany, Italy

GALLERY 360, Florence, Italy, Group Exhibition, Sep 9-October 4, 2016

ARTSPACE/MAYNARD MA, "Plein-Air Abstractions", May, 2016

GALLERY BLINK, Lexington, MA, "Collections" 2015; "WORDplay", 2017; "Illuminations", 2018

FRUITLANDS MUSEUM, "Transcendental Abstractions", June-August, 2014

GALATEA FINE ARTS:"Painted Abstractions", Feb 2014, 

FOUNTAIN STREET FINE ART, Framingham, MA 01760, "Terrain: Finding Elusive Ground", November 2015“Painted Abstracts”; 2013; “Paintings" 2011

ATTLEBORO MA ARTS MUSEUM, Artist of the Month, Sep 2013; Flower Show, April 2008, 2013, 2014;    Scale, 2011;  Eightvisions; August 2008; Members Shows 2000-Present

HOLLISTON MA MILL ARTISTS Water Street Mill, Artists’ Open Studios, 1999-Present

BENTLEY UNIVERSITY VITALE CATURANO GALLERY  “Abstract: Thought or Theory”; 2009

CENTER FOR ARTS, Natick, MA; “PAINT!”, Abstract Paintings; 2004

MASSACHUSETTS HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY Spring Flower Show Designer, 1995

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

 BOSTON ARCHITECTURAL CENTER 1988-Present; Professor Site Design, Landscape Studio; Thesis Advisor; Visiting Critic

 

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE EXPERIENCE: KATTMAN CORPORATION, Landscape Architects, Owner/President, 1988-Present

PUBLIC OFFICE: TOWN OF HOLLISTON, MA, Conservation Commission 1974, Water Commission Chairman 1998