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Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

2018
Denler Gallery, The House is Upside Down, University of Northwestern, St. Paul, MN (solo)
Alice R. Rogers Gallery and Target Gallery, Inhabit, St. John's University, St. Joseph, MN (solo)
Rosalux Gallery, The Small Parts (with Betsy Alwin), Minneapolis, MN
2017
Rosalux Gallery, Collapsible Podiums (with Emmett Ramstad), Minneapolis, MN
2015
The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Near and Far, Minneapolis, MN (solo)
Rosalux Gallery, Low Lying Area (with Rebecca Krinke), Minneapolis, MN
Track 29 Gallery, Laura Stack and Shana Kaplow, Minneapolis, MN
2014
Rosalux Gallery, New Work (with Mike Sweere), Minneapolis, MN
2013
The Third Place Gallery, Same Difference (with Meng Tang), Minneapolis, MN
2010
Minnesota Center for Book Arts, New Paintings, Minneapolis, MN (solo)
2009
Macalester College Gallery, ReGroup, St. Paul, MN (solo)
2008
Franklin Art Works, New Paintings, Minneapolis, MN (solo)
2005
Weinstein Gallery, Portraits (with Kelli Connell), Minneapolis, MN
55 Mercer Gallery, Eye Witness (with Christine Baeumler), New York, NY
2001
Franklin Art Works, A Sense of Pull, Minneapolis, MN (solo)
2000
Detroit Artists Market, Billboard Project, Detroit, MI (solo)
1998
Thomas Barry Fine Arts, New Paintings, Minneapolis, MN (solo)
1997
The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Shana Kaplow and Shannon Kennedy, Minneapolis, MN
1995
Thomas Barry Fine Arts, The Uncertainty Principle, Minneapolis, MN
Kiehle Gallery, St. Cloud State University, The Uncertainty Principle, St. Cloud, MN (solo)
1993
Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Lightness and Gravity, Minneapolis, MN (solo)
Catherine G. Murphy Gallery, College of St Catherine, New Paintings, St. Paul, MN (solo)


Group Exhibitions

2019
Minneapolis College of Art and Design Gallery, With, Through, and Beyond; 20 Years of The Women’s Art Institute, Minneapolis, MN
Katherine E. Nash Gallery, The Beginning of Everything; An Exhibition of Drawings, University of MN, Minneapolis, MN
2018
Gallery 71, Situations, Edina, MN
2017
Form + Content Gallery, Unstoppable, Minneapolis, MN
2016
The Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, superusted - The Midwest Biennial, Grand Rapids, MI
Tianjin Museum of Art, International Contemporary Artists, Tianjin, China
2015
Waiting Room, No Vacancy, Minneapolis, MN
The Soap Factory, superusted - The Midwest Biennial, Minneapolis, MN
The TEDA Museum of Contemporary Art, Beyond Boundaries, Tianjin, China
National Gallery of Scotland, Scottish Society of Artists Exhibition, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Homewood Studios, The Drawing Project - Making Our Mark, Minneapolis, MN
MN State Arts Board, Personal Best, St. Paul, MN
2013
Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Power Lines II, Minneapolis, MN
2012
Trans-Mongolian : Trans-Siberian Express Train, TransXpress, A moving exhibition taking place on the route between Beijing, China, Ulan-Bator, Mongolia, and Moscow, Russia.
Austro Sino Arts Program, Left and Right, Beijing, China
US Bank Ascent Offices, Inaugural Minneapolis Exhibition, US Bancorp Building, Minneapolis, MN
Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Rose Colored Glass, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Tychman Shapiro Gallery, Fitting In, Sabes Jewish Community Center, Minneapolis, MN
2010
Plains Art Museum, From Individual to Icon, Fargo, ND
2008
801 Gallery, Kaplow, Belleau, Luehmann, Minneapolis, MN
2007
Weinstein Gallery, Summer, Minneapolis, MN
Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Critical Translations – Art of Social Engagement, University of
Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
The Minneapolis Foundation, Layers: An Exploration of Race and Identity, Minneapolis, MN
2006
Phipps Center for the Arts, Prisms - Jews and Arabs, Hudson, WI
Weinstein Gallery, Less Is More, Minneapolis, MN
2005
College of Visual Arts Gallery, From Life – Four Video Artists, St. Paul, MN
2004
Twin Cities Public Television, MNTV: Homegrown Independent Film, St. Paul, MN
Walker Art Center, Women With Vision Film and Video Festival, Minneapolis, MN
Minneapolis College of Art and Design Gallery, All the Wiser, Minneapolis, MN
Tychman Shapiro Gallery, In Book Form – Israeli and American Artists, Sabes JCC, Mpls, MN
The Art Space, In Book Form – Israeli and American Artists, Tel Aviv, Israel
2003
Asheville Art Museum, Self and Soul – The Architecture of Intimacy, Asheville, NC
2002
Walker Art Center, Women With Vision Film and Video Festival, Minneapolis, MN
2001
Detroit Artists Market, Body As Metaphor, Detroit, MI
2000
The Minnesota Museum of American Art, Minnesota Biennial, St. Paul, MN
The Maryland Institute, College of Art, Invitational, Baltimore, MD
The Soap Factory, The Deal, Minneapolis, MN
1998
Momenta Art and Greene Naftali Gallery, Momenta Art Benefit, Brooklyn and NY, NY
Minneapolis College of Art and Design Gallery,
New Work - 5 McKnight Artists, Minneapolis, MN
Minneapolis College of Art and Design Gallery, MCAD Faculty Exhibition, Minneapolis, MN
CVA Gallery, College of Visual Art Faculty Exhibition, St. Paul, MN
1997
Momenta Art and White Columns, Momenta Art Benefit, Brooklyn and NY, NY
Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Flesh, Minneapolis, MN
College of Visual Arts Gallery, Modular Body, St. Paul, MN
University of Wisconsin/River-Falls Gallery, Three Painters, River Falls, WI
Catherine G. Murphy Gallery, Group, College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, MN
Steensland Museum, Intentional Irregularities, St, Olaf College, Northfield, MN
1996
Minneapolis College of Art and Design Gallery, The Private Eye, Minneapolis, MN
Katherine Nash Gallery, Figured, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
1995
Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Self As Subject, Minneapolis, MN
Katherine Nash Gallery, Necessary Differences, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
1994
Minneapolis College of Art and Design Gallery, MCAD Faculty Exhibition, Minneapolis, MN
The Rochester Art Center, Works on Tin, Rochester, MN
North Dakota Museum of Art, Crossing Boundaries, Grand Forks, ND
1993
World Trade Center, Reconsidering The Figure, St. Paul, MN
1992
Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Painting at the Nash, University of Minnesota
Minneapolis College of Art and Design Gallery, Eight McKnight Artists, Minneapolis, MN
1990
Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Works on Paper Portfolio, Minneapolis, MN


Fellowships, Grants and Residencies

2019
Joan Mitchell Center Artists Residency
2018
MN State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant
2015
Vermont Studio Center, Artist Grant
2014
Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant
2013
Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant for Painters and Sculptors
St. Cloud State University Faculty Improvement Research Grant
2011
Vermont Studio Center, Artist Grant
St. Cloud State University Researcher Grant
2010
Red Gate International Artists Residency, Beijing, China
2000
Minnesota Museum of American Art, Purchase Award
1999
Minnesota State Arts Board Visual Arts Fellowship
1997
McKnight Foundation Artist Fellowship
1994
Arts Midwest/ NEA Regional Visual Arts Fellowship
1993
Minnesota State Arts Board Visual Arts Fellowship
1991
McKnight Foundation Artist Fellowship
1990
Walker Art Center Open Studio
1989
Bush Foundation Artist Fellowship


Press and Publications (selected)

2019
- Object Objects : Shana Kaplow, an artist’s book, texts by Veronica Kavass, Sarah Petersen
2018
- Wambach, Leah and Zanghi, Alexis, INREVIEW Art Journal, Minneapolis, MN
2015
- MN Original, Video profile, Twin Cities Public Television
- Abbe, Mary, Star Tribune, Review of superusted, The Soap Factory
- Erickson, Camille, MNartists.org, "Home and the Unseen World", Review of Low Lying Area, Rosalux Gallery
- Erickson, Camille, artsmia.org, "Finding Stories in the Ordinary", Essay for Near and Far, Minneapolis Institute of Arts
2014
- Schmid, Christina, ArtPulse Magazine, Review, Aug 18
2013
- Faehnrich, Anke, Third Place Gallery in Minneapolis, - Twin Cities Daily Planet, October 22, 2013
2012
- New American Painting, volume 101, Open Studios Press, MA
2010
- Sheehy, Colleen, From Individual to Icon, Exhibition Catalog, Plains Art Museum, March 2010
2009
- New American Painting, volume 77, Open Studios Press, MA
2007
- Blocker, Jane, Critical Translations, Exhibition Catalog, Katherine Nash Gallery, U of MN, January
2005
- Briggs, Patricia, Eye Witness, Exhibition Brochure, 55 Mercer Gallery, February 2005
2003
- Batchelder, Ann, Self and Soul, The Architecture of Intimacy, Exhibition Catalog, Asheville Art Museum
2002
- Best Single-Artist Exhibition, City Pages, May 1, 2002
2001
- Kalstrom, Jeffrey, Reviews, New Art Examiner, July-August
- Fallon, Michael, Reviews, Art Papers, September-October
2000
- Fallon, Michael, Art of the State, City Pages, June
- Marcum, The A List, City Pages, June
1998
- Heartney, Eleanor, Artist Profile, McKnight Foundation Artists Fellowship Catalog, April
- Riddle, Mason, Body of Work, (Review), St. Paul Pioneer Press, July
- Petrie, Carolyn, Artist Profiles, Skyway News, August
1997
- Mullin, Diane, Review, New Art Examiner, September
- Steiner, Rochelle, Shana Kaplow + Shannon Kennedy, Exhibition Brochure, Minneapolis Institute of Arts
- Randall, Cynde, Shana Kaplow + Shannon Kennedy, Arts, May
- Koelsh, Patrice, The Visual Arts, Minnesota Monthly, May
- Krone, Keith, Modular Body, The Spinal Column, February
1996
- Lefkowitz, David, Artists of the Year, Minneapolis City Pages, Dec. 27
- Abbe, Mary, In The Galleries, Minneapolis Star Tribune, Feb. 15
1995
- Schmitt, Christina, Body and Soul, The Minnesota Daily, Jul. 12
- New American Painting, The Open Studio Press, MA
- Shackelford, Laura, Culturata, Minneapolis City Pages, May 31
- Abbe, Mary, In The Galleries, Minneapolis Star Tribune, May 31
1994
- Arts Midwest/NEA Artists Fellowships Catalog
1991
- Kastner, Jeffrey, Artist Profile, McKnight Foundation Artists Fellowships Catalog


Public Collections (selected)

Minnesota Museum of American Art, St. Paul, MN
North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND
Macalester College Visual Art Collection, St. Paul, MN


Education

1987
Maryland Institute, College of Art, Mount Royal School of Art, MFA/Painting
1984
Connecticut College, BA/Printmaking