Kathy Liao received her M.F.A. in Painting at Boston University. She completed her undergraduate studies at University of Washington with a B.F.A. in Painting and Drawing and B.A. in Psychology.Liao has exhibited nationally in Boston, New York, and locally at Blindfold Gallery, Lisa Harris Gallery, ArtXchange Gallery, and Kate Alkarni Gallery. Kathy Liao is currently represented by Prographica Gallery.She is the recipient of the Elizabeth Greenshield Foundation Grant, Brooks Fellowship from Anderson Ranch, Jentel Fellowship, and Boston University College of Fine Art Merit Scholarship.Kathy Liao currently teaches at Gage Academy of Arts and Cornish College of Arts. In the past, she has taught and lectured at Seattle University, University of Washington, Boston University, and Winslow Art Center.