She completed her B.F.A. at the San Francisco Art Institute in 1985 and her M.F.A. at the California Institute of the Arts in 1988. She has since won numerous awards, including the President’s Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Women’s Caucus for Art (2009); United States Artists Fellowship (2006); Larry Aldrich Award (2004); and the CalArts Alpert Award in the Arts (2003). Her work has been exhibited at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston (2011); Los Angeles County Museum of Art (2010); The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum (2008); Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (2006); and Walker Art Center in Minneapolis (2002). After briefly teaching at Yale University, she moved in 2001 to The University of California, Los Angeles, where she is Professor of Photography to this day.
Catherine Opie currently lives and works in Los Angeles, California.
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