b. Chicago, IL
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

2014 BFA Academy of Art University, Painting and Drawing, San Francisco, CA

Solo Exhibitions
Apparitions, Alley Cat Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2014  If You Ever Make it Home, 625 Sutter Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Group Exhibitions
Affordable Art Fair, with Collective 131, New York, NY
Giddy & Dreadful, SK Art, New York, NY
The Body Responds By Lying Down, NARS Foundation, Brooklyn, NY

Her Mark: 26th Anniversary Gala, Silent Auction, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
Show 3: Feminism, ArtShow Chicago, CC's Art Garage, Chicago, IL
Midwest Open, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
20th International Open, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
Reunion II, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
19th International Open, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
Ladies to the Front, Champ Studios, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago, IL
Hospitality House's 31st Annual Art Auction, Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Showing Face, Hang Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Inventory Salon, Hang Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Front Lines 4.0, Hang Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Vinyl, WonderlandSF Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Bodies, WonderlandSF Gallery, San Francisco, CA
More Than One Way, Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Lila Pepino Gallery, Paris, France
4 Year Anniversary Show, WonderlandSF Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Skin, Studio 17, San Francisco, CA
Fortaleza, WonderlandSF Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Chillin' Productions Holiday Show, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, CA
In Flux Night Gallery, Lower Polk Art Walk, Fern Alley, San Francisco, CA
Academy of Art University Spring Show, Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA
The Habit Hole, Dimension7, San Francisco, CA
Chillin' Productions Holiday Show, Mezzanine, San Francisco, CA
Small Works Show, Cannery Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Residencies and Awards
NARS Foundation International Artist Residency, Season 1
Hopper Prize Finalist, Spring
3rd Place Honorable Mention Award for Midwest Open, Woman Made Gallery

Publications and Web Features
Cookin’ Up Art, ”Haunting Riches, In Conversation with Cathleen Clarke”, 2019
Collective 131, “Her Work”, 2018
Voyage Chicago Magazine, “Thought Provokers” series, 2018
Exhibition-ism, "Paintings by San Francisco Based Artist Cathleen Clarke"
Midnight Steak, "Maker", 2014