Cate Maddy is a Melbourne based painter whose background in advertising is apparent in the graphic sensibility of her work.
Cate graduated with Distinction from RMIT (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology) and was also awarded the Siemens Travel Scholarship which she used to support her travel to New York with an RMIT Study Tour
Cate has held 5 solo exhibitions and been included in a number of group exhibitions and as finalist in Art prizes, including the John Leslie Art Prize twice, the Prometheus Award and the Williamstown Contemporary Art Award. Her work is included in the collections of Artbank, Mater Hospital in Queensland, Tolarno Boutique hotel Melbourne and private collections.
In addition to her own practice, Cate has supported the development of others through teaching Art and Design at Holmesglen TAFE in Victoria.