Kat O'Connor oil painting figure water float light

Kat's painting 'Light Above' won second prize in Copley Society's 'Summer Hours' exhibit, juried by Hope Turner and Zola Solamente of Arden Gallery.
Opening reception: Thursday, July 13, 2017, 5:30-7:30PM, 158 Newbury Street, Boston, MA.
On view through August 15

Kat O'Connor figure oil painting swimmers night

Solo Exhibition at Reynolds Fine Art in New Haven, Connecticut.
May 5- June 30, 2017
An afternoon with Kat O'Connor: June 10, 2017, 2-4PM.
96 Orange Street, 9th Square, 06510 (203)498-2200


Read about Kat's work in the May/June issue of Artscope Magazine
Making a Splash: Kat O'Connor in New Haven


Kat O'Connor drawing conte graphite ink female figure swim bubbles water night

Definite:Indefinite. Michael Hachey and Kat O'Connor
Explorations in Realism and Abstraction
*Click to read more about the project on this website

Fabulous article written about Definite:Indefinite by Nancy Sheehan of the Telegram & Gazette

Hear an interview about the show with Kat O'Connor and Michael Hachey on WICN Public Radio (podcast)

Arts and Ideas television interview with Michael Hachey and Kat O'Connor.


Kat O'Connor is proud to announce that she is a 2017 recipient of an Arts Worcester Material Needs Grant. The grant will assist her in working with a greater variety of models to produce new paintings exploring reflection and the female form.


Kat's painting Epic was featured on the cover of Artscope Magazine's July/August 2016 Issue:



Kat O'Connor oil painting figure swimming water

Kat's painting Out of Water (above) can be viewed at McGowan Fine Art
10 Hills Avenue, Concord, New Hampshire