Katherine Verhoeven is VERWHO? illustration, live contemporary drawing and painting from the heart of Toronto. Her fresh illustrations have won awards over the last years for her unique conceptual style and distinct vision. Inspired by lonely blue lakes and strong willed beauties, she turns everything she sees into art.
BIOGRAPHY: Katherine was born in Kingston, and moved to Toronto in 2005 to pursue a career in illustration. Painting in a variety of mediums, she strives to marry mystery and beauty, and her depictions of people, animals and objects are imbued with a haunting melancholy.
EDUCATION: Bachelor of Design, Illustration, Ontario College of Art and Design
Time and Space, Steamwhistle Gallery, Toronto Mythos, Delight gallery space, Toronto
2010 OCAD Grad show, The Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto Automated Regrowth, Leonardo Gallery, Toronto Wallspace, The Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto The Lost ♥ Supper, Participant, XPACE, Toronto When a Stranger Calls a Friend of a Friend, Gallery165, Toronto
2006 MyOCAD Retrospective Show, XPACE, Toronto Creative Arts Summer Show, Kingston
2005 Creative Arts Winter Show, Kingston Creative Arts Summer Show, Kingston