Art Info

Grand Central Atelier


Katie Whipple

Katie (b. 1991) grew up in central Indiana. After graduating high school, Katie decided to forgo the traditional college education and move to New York City to study academic painting at the Grand Central Atelier. Katie has since been the recipient of many awards, including scholarships from the Grand Central Atelier and the Art Renewal Center. Most recently, Katie was awarded second place and named "Protogenes" in the GCA Drawing competition. Katie is also the recipient of the 2013 Alma Shaprio Prize, which will send her to Rome to study the works of the old masters.