About The Artist

Katie Marland is an artist and illustrator based between Bristol and London, where she recently completed the postgraduate Drawing Year at the Royal Drawing School. She achieved a first class with honours in Illustration from UAL in 2019.

Her practice is research-led, working from esoteric texts, medical history, museum collections and from observation, with a keen focus on folklore and the eerie. Her work falls into the category of dark art or horror art, but also includes classical studies and careful observation of nature.

She has worked with Penguin Random House, Little Toller Books, the Green Letters journal, the London Postal Museum, and on private commission. 

For information regarding exhibiting, projects or commissions, please see the contact page. Any ideas are welcome, and commission requests are always considered.

Upcoming exhibitions:

Folklore Library and Archive: Folklore (10th October - 16th December 2022)

Past exhibitions:

The Vestibules: Folklore (13th - 16th September 2022)

Salisbury Arts Centre: Wiltshire Creative Summer Open (12th July - 3rd September 2022)

The Royal Drawing School: Works on Paper (8th - 14th April 2022)

SPACE Studios: RDS Open Studios (6th - 19th April 2022)

Christie's: The Best of the Drawing Year (March 2022)