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Princeton University, Princeton, NJ. Mid Career Fellowship, 2007-2008

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA. Summer Studio Intensive Program. 2004 & 2003

Vermont College, Norwich University, Burlington, VT. Masters of Fine Arts. 1996

Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA. Bachelor of Science, Art Education. 1978


Vermont Studio, Johnson, VT. Geraldine Dodge Foundation Grant. January 2000

Virginia Center for Creative Arts. Sweetbrier, VA. Geraldine Dodge Foundation Grant, Summer, 1999 & 1997

Palenville Interarts Colony, Palenville, NY. Fellowship, 1991


Selected One-person Exhibitions:

The Marlin Gallery, Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ. Consumed. October, 2010

Vineland Community Art Alliance, Vineland, NJ. Dog Years, Paintings from 2000-2006. October, 2006*

The Clay College, Cumberland County College, Millville, NJ. Fit for Human Consumption, October 2004

Flyer Theater Gallery, Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ. Dual Personalities, October 2001

Hopkins House Gallery, CC Cultural & Heritage Commission. Paintings by Kay A. Klotzbach, July 1999

College of Notre Dame of Maryland, Baltimore, MD. Out of the Closet: Paintings & Drawings, November 1992

Lecture & Slide Presentation accompanied the exhibition

Howard County Community College, Columbia, MD. A Women’s Her Own Mystery: Collage & Assemblage, April 1991

Markeim Art Center, Haddonfield, NJ. Collage/Assemblage, October 1990

Selected Group Exhibitions:

Fleckenstein Gallery, Baltimore, MD, Repurposed on Purpose: Five Artists Recycle & Renew: Loring Boglioli, Jim Doran, Kay Klotzbach, Mary Opasik, Jennifer Pizzillo, March-April, 2017

Perkins Art Center, Collingswood, NJ, Point of View: Linda Guenste, Kay Klotzbach & Barbara Ranko, October-November, 2014

Gallery 50, Inc, Bridgeton, NJ, Artists in the Making & Their Mentors, January, 2012

Anchorage Art Museum of History & Art, Anchorage, AL. Spot the Dog: Dogs in Art, June 2005-June 2006*

Long Beach Island Foundation of Arts & Sciences, Long Beach Island, NJ. South Jersey Invitational, 2005

Hopkins House Gallery, CCC Commission, Haddon Township, NJ. Visions: Women Artists, 2003

Borowsky Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Imaging: Aging, 2001

Cumberland County College, Frank Guaracini Fine & Performing Art Center, Vineland, NJ. Her Story II, 2001

Krasdale Foods, Corporate Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Shown in Philadelphia, Not Yet Shown in NY, 2001

Rutgers University, Stedman Art Gallery, Camden, NJ. Every Picture Tells a Story, 2000* 

Anne Arundel Community College, Pascal Art Gallery, Arnold, MD. Cry for Justice, Vision for Change, 1996

Lower Columbia College, The Art Gallery, Longview, WA. Self Portraits: Beyond Reflection, 1996

South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, IN. Visual Sound, 1996

Rutgers University, Stedman Art Gallery, Camden, NJ. Southern New Jersey Artists X, 1995*

Westbeth Gallery, NY, NY. Get It? Art to Laugh At’. Curator: Ivan Karp, Director of O.K. Harris Gallery, NY, NY

Atlantic Community College, Mays Landing, NJ. Women’s Work: Women’s Images of Women, 1995

La Guna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, TX. Self-Possessed, (touring exhibition) 1994*

Rowan University, Wilson Art Gallery, Glassboro, NJ. New Jersey Art Educators as Artists, 1990

John Hopkins University, Gallery, Baltimore, MD. Collective Energies, 1990



Selected Awards:

Best of Show, Images 96, Juror: Helen Frederick, (Director, Pyramid Atlantic), Hub Galleries, Penn State University, State Park, PA, 1996

Juror’s Award, Camden County Cultural & Heritage Commission Award, 20th Annual Juried Exhibition, Curator: A.M. Weaver, (Director, The Painted Bride), Hopkins House Gallery, Haddon Township, NJ, 1994

Honorable Mention, Annual Juried Art Exhibition, The Center for the Arts in Southern NJ, Marlton, NJ, 1992

Best of Show, Robert Ransley Memorial Juried Art Show, Burlington County Art Guild, Smithville Mansion, Mount Holly, NJ, 1991

High Merit Award & Finalist in the John Steven Jones Fellowship Competition, Bosque Conservatory of Fine Arts, Clifton, TX, 1991


Juried Exhibitions:

Fall into the Arts Photography Show, Croft Farm, Cherry Hill, NJ 2014

The LaGrange National Biennial, Chattahoochee Valley Art Museum, LaGrange, GA, 2000

Obsessions & Reflections, jurors: Zoltan Buki (curator, NJ. State Museum) and Michael Shamtz (Director of the Woodmere Art Museum), Riverrun Gallery, Lambertville, Pa, 1997

New Jersey Arts Annual, juror: April Kingsley, (curator, American Craft Museum), New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ, 1996

The 38th Chautauqua National Exhibition of American Art, juror: Catherine Koenig, CAA Galleries, and Chautauqua, NY, 1995

4th Annual Summer Invitational, Perry House Galleries, Alexandria, VA, 1995

Definitions of Community & Place, Delaware Center of Contemporary Art, 1995

Face to Face, Alumnae Exhibition, Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA, 1994

Beyond Words, juror: Jill Ziccardi, Women Made Gallery, Chicago, IL.1994

A Women’s Point of View, juror: Dr. Ofelia Garcia (President or Rosemont College), Owen Patrick Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, 1994

Philadelphia International Contemporary Art Competition of Old City, jurors: Melissa Feldman (curator, Institute of Contemporary Art) and John Ittmann (curator, Philadelphia Museum Of Art), Artist’s House, Philadelphia, PA, 1994

2nd Annual Regional Open, juror: Grace Hartigan, Isospin Two South Gallery, 1993

The Finer Things of Life, Wiesner Gallery, NY, NY. 1992

The Exception Rather than the Rule, The Vermont State Craft Center, Burlington, VT, 1992

Finder’s Keepers’, The Gallery Mesa, Mesa, AZ. 1991

6th Annual Juried Exhibition (North Coast Collage Society), juror: Howard Spencer (Associate Curator, Butler Institute of American Art), BP Atrium Gallery, Cleveland, OH, 1990

90’ Hoyt National, juror: Dr. Elaine King (Director of the Carnegie Mellon Art Gallery), The Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, New Castle, PA, 1990

Works on Paper, juror: Alison Weld (Curator, The NJ State Museum). Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown, NJ, 1989

Maryland’s Best ’89, juror: Helaine Posner (curator, The National Museum of Women in the Arts), Rockland Art Center, 1989

Native Visions, Whirlwind Gallery, Lake Worth, FL, 1989


Public Mural/Commission Projects:

Projects were carried out with my students from Camden County College:

Cathedral Kitchens, Camden, NJ. Mosaic Mural, Exterior, 2010

New Visions, Camden, NJ. Installation consisting of decorative painting on interior wall and painted panels,“Home”, 2003

Food Bank of Camden County, Pennsauken, NJ. Hallway of decorative painting techniques and interior mural, “Mother Earth”, 2002

The Discovery Museum, Cherry Hill, Stages of Life in Ancient Egypt, exhibition area includes pyramid set with painted walls, hieroglyphics table, three dimensional sarcophagus and shields, 2002

The Discovery Museum, Cherry Hill, NJ. Theater Design & Backdrop, 2001



The Noyes Museum, Study Collection, Oceanville, NJ

Children’s Hospital, Cairo, Egypt

Mercer County Medical Center, Trenton, NJ

Boca Raton Inn, Boca Raton, Florida




The State of the Visual Arts at Area Two-Year Colleges, Kay Klotzbach, Issues of Education in the Community Colleges, Published Princeton University, NJ. 2008. 

Illustrations, Everyone Loves Elwood, A True Story, Karen Quigley, with Loren Spiotta-DiMare. 2007

Painting, Diet Chronicles used on cover of The Wide View, by Linda Harper, Published by White Eagle Coffee Store, Press, Fox River, IL.1998

Front Cover and inserts, Whomanwarp, Baltimore MD. 1990



Fred B Adelson, Courier Post, Fall Arts Season Offers invigorating sense of renewal, Point of View, September 27, 2014.

________. Spirit Shakers at High Wire Gallery, The Gallery Guide, Mid Atlantic Region, October 1996

Baxter, Robert. “Exercising Their Rights as Artists”, Courier-Post, May 3, 1991:1

Bornstein, Lisa. “Visual Sound: The Instrument as Object’, South Bend Tribune, August 25, 1996: E2

Collins, Karyn D. Who’s Hot in 98’, Asbury Park Press, January 18, 1998

Donahue, Victoria. “The Arts”, The Philadelphia Inquirer, July 11, 1999

Giuliano, Mike. “Klotzbach Mixes Reality with Dreams”, Columbia Flier, Volume 2, #42, April 4, 1991

Levy, Rebecca. “Self Images, Laguna Gloria”, The Austin Chronicle, September 2, 1994

Lombardi, Dominick. “Art Review: Show Brings 12 Artists New to New York”, The New York Times, May 27, 2001

McGinley, Tammy. “A Trio of Artists”, The Philadelphia Inquirer, June 27, 1990: SC

Wasserman, Burton, “Tip of the Brush” to masters: A Show worth effort”, Art Matters, March 1996

Wasserman, Burton, “When the plot is pictorial”, Art Matters, October 2000

Wiley, Lois. “Art Needn’t Shout or Shock, Erie Daily Times, July 6, 1995



Associate Professor of Painting & Drawing, Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ. 2000-to present

Coordinator, Visual Arts Department, Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ 2010-to 2013

Coordinator, Visual Arts Department, Cumberland County College, Vineland, NJ. 1999-2000

Assistant Professor II, Visual Arts Department, Cumberland County College, Blackwood, NJ. 1998-1999

Adjunct Professor, Visual Arts, Burlington County College, Burlington, NJ. 1995-1998

Adjunct Professor, Visual Arts, Gloucester County College, Sewell, NJ. 1995-1998

Instructor, Oil Painting, Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown, NJ. 1995-1998



Curator, Pavilion Galleries, Memorial Hospital, Mt. Holly, NJ.1995-1998

Vineland Community Art Alliance, Juried Members Exhibition, Vineland, NJ. 2005

Art Blooms, Crofts Farms, Cherry Hill, NJ. 2005, 2008

Senior Citizen Art Show for Camden County Cultural Commission, Echelon Library, Voorhees, NJ. 2003

Haddon Fortnightly 47Th Annual Juried Exhibition, Haddonfield, NJ. 2002

Selection Committee, Hopkins House Gallery, Haddon Township, NJ. 2001-2002

Juror, Ocean City Annual, Ocean City, NJ. 1996

Juror, Annual Senior Citizens Art Exhibition, Burlington County College, Pemberton, NJ. 1995

Juror, Cherry Hill PTA Children’s Art Festival, Cherry Hill, NJ. 1994



Exhibition list prior to 1990 available on request/Catalogues available