Katherine Bradford (1942) is a New York based painter.
She received a Guggenheim Award in 2010 and a Joan Mitchell Foundation grant in 2011 as well as two awards from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
She had a solo exhibition at The Modern Museum in Fort Worth, Texas (2013) and participated in group shows at MoMA P.S.1, New York; the Brooklyn Museum, New York; Chrystal Bridges Museum, Arkansas; The Nerman Museum, Kansas; the Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum, Skidmore College, New York and the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, as part of the fourth Prospect New Orleans Triennial. In 2017-2018 she was Senior Critic on the faculty of the Yale School of Art, New Haven.
Her work is included in collections such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the Brooklyn Museum; the Dallas Museum of Art; the Menil Collection, Houston; the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park; and the Portland Museum of Art, Maine.