Katya Labowe-Stoll
Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)
Providence, RI, 2021
       Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illustration
       Concentration in Drawing    

Work Experience

Madelynn Gringold, Studio Assistant (August 2021 - Present)
NY, New York

Fleet Library, Circulation Desk  (February 2020 - June 2021)

Figure Drawing, Teaching Assistant  (September 2019 – December 2019)

Franco Colavecchia , Artist’s Assistant   (August 2018 – June 2021)
Providence, Rhode Island
Drafting paintings, drawing large scale images, large canvas building and stretching

Mount Hope Learning Center, Art Teacher  (January – June 2019)
Providence, Rhode Island

Brown Daily Herald, Staff Illustrator (2018-2019)

Brown Daily Herald, Staff Illustrator (2018-2019)

RISD Freshman Foundations: Drawing, Teaching Assistant (September 2018 - December 2018)

College Hill Independent, Staff Illustrator (2017-2019)


Studio Visit Magazine, Volumes 49 and 50, 2021
“SPIRES Magazine at Washington University Saint Louis”  Artwork to accompany an essay
titled  “Worship, War, Sin and Salvation” in a 2020 issue
“Wack Mag”  – an art and literary magazine. Special feature showcasing a collection of works from 2020
“The Brown Jug” Satirical Humor Magazine – Artwork for April 2019 issue
“Post Brown Daily Herald”  –  Cover art for March 2018, September 2018, and March 2019 issues

Awarded scholarship for Anderson Ranch painting workshop with Matt Bollinger, summer 2021
New York Academy of Art Summer Undergrad Residency, 2019

Awards and Exhibitions
Senior Illustration Show, Woods Gerry, Spring 2021
Judaica, Gellman Gallery, Spring 2021

Drawing Marathon Show, Winter 2020, Rhode Island School of Design
Advanced Painting Show, Spring 2020, Rhode Island School of Design
Advanced Drawing Show, Spring 2020, Rhode Island School of Design
NYAA SURP, 2019 
Scholastic “Gold Key” Medal for Printmaking, 2018

Silkscreen, mono print, paper making, Japanese ink making, charcoal making, and pastel/chalk making.
Preparing painting surfaces, principles of pigment and color, mixing, different grounds for canvas, stretching small and large canvases.
Operating woodshop tools and machines: Table saw, jig saw, circular saw, orbit sander, belt sander.
Plaster casting, throwing clay, slip cast.
Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, InDesign, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Excel.