Solo Shows

Landfalls: Dedications to Alaskan Women Writers and Storytellers

TBA Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2019 Bear Gallery, Artist Talk and Author Discussion, Fairbanks, AK

Haines Sheldon Museum, Haines, AK / NorthWords Writers Symposium, Skagway, AK

2018 Kenai Peninsula College, Soldotna, AK // The Pratt Museum, Homer, AK 

          ICELAND, Alaska Arts Confluence, Haines, AK 

          Downstream, Alaska Pacific University, Anchorage, AK 

2017  You are a Tender History of Ice, Haines Brewing Company, Haines, AK

2016  SURFACE/LAYER, Juneau Arts & Humanities Council. Juneau, AK (two-person show)

          Albedo, International Gallery of Contemporary Art, Anchorage, AK

          Melt: Commentary on Alaska's Warming Winters, Skipping Stone Studios, Haines, AK

2015 We are what we eat, Takshanuk Watershed Council, Haines, AK

          Deciphering Change, Sheldon Museum & Cultural Center, Haines, AK

Group Shows & Commissions

2018  All-Alaska Biennial, Juried by Candice Hopkins, Anchorage Museum, Anchorage, AK

Daily Migrations, curated by without appeal, London, England

Watershed, Co-Curator, Sheldon Museum & Cultural Center, Haines, AK

          Salmon Shadows, Alaska Humanities Forum, Petersburg, Girdwood, Nome, Kodiak, AK

          Selected works from Iceland and Permafrost, Ampersand AK, Haines AK

          NES, Invitational traveling show, Skagaströnd and Akureyri, Iceland

          Elemental Impressions, Works from the permanent collection, Sheldon Museum, Haines, AK

          Symbiosis, Invitational, curated by Rachael Juzeler, Juneau Arts & Humanities Council, Juneau, AK

2017  Wax Stories II, Juried Exhibition, Niza Knoll Gallery, Denver, CO

          MICROCOSM, Invitational, curated by Frank Rose, form & concept, Santa Fe, NM

          Green Arts, Ponzen Center at MassArt, Boston, MA

          OPIÐ HÚS, Nes Artist Studio, Skagaströnd, Iceland

          Left Coast Annual, Juried Exhibition, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA**

          Ephemera, Juried Exhibition, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA

          Reclaiming Earth, Juried Exhibition, Jewett Gallery, San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco, CA

          Climate Change: Postcards to Alaska, International Gallery of Contemporary Art, Anchorage, AK

          Shifting Landscapes, Juried Exhibition, Surface Design Association, form & concept, Santa Fe, NM

          Untitled, Art on Main Street, Haines, AK

          6th Biennial Juried Exhibition, Juneau Arts & Humanities Council, Juneau, AK

          Annual Members Exhibition, International Gallery of Contemporary Art, Anchorage, AK

2016  Ten Years of Art, Ten Years of Acquisition, Sheldon Museum & Cultural Center, Haines, AK

          Untitled, The Fireweed, Haines, AK (ongoing)

          Waysides: Wisconsin Wild & Tame, Juried, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI

          Smaller Footprints: Artists Examine Global Warming, Juried, Museum of Art & History, Lancaster, CA

          Environmental Wallpaper, Juried Commission, Fort William H. Seward Sculpture Garden, Haines, AK

2012 The Fairweathers, Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve, Gustavus, AK


2019 “Deciphering Change in the Alaskan Landscape,” chapter in International Climate Protection, Springer Nature, published April 2019

FORUM, Alaska Humanities Forum Magazine, Light and Shadow, “Stikine,” Anchorage, AK

2018  Cirque 18, "Before Water, for Eva Saulitis," Cirque Press, Anchorage, AK

          Dark Mountain Book 13, “There are moments that keep themselves in our memories, For Ernestine Hayes,” color plate, Braketpress, Lancashire, United Kingdom

2017  Iceview, Volume 2, “You Are a Tender History of Ice,” plate 37, Skagaströnd, Iceland

         Alaska Women Speak, two images in Fall Issue, Fritz Creek, AK

         Camas Magazine, “Feedback Loop” and “Please Continue”, Summer Issue, Missoula, MT

         Tidal Echoes, University of Alaska-Southeast Literary Arts Journal, “Feedback Loop and Cache,” AK

         Alaska Women Speak, “Let Us Sleep Here Tonight,” Cover for Spring Issue, Fritz Creek, AK

         Dark Mountain Book 11, “Feedback Loop,” color plate, Bracketpress, Lancashire, United Kingdom  

         Studio Visit Magazine, Winter 2016/2017, Volume 35, “For Whaling,” p. 53, Boston, MA

2016 The Air We Breathe, Guest essay for Artists and Climate Change

         The Air We Breathe, republished in Bear News for the Great Bear Foundation. Missoula, MT

2010 Orion Magazine, “Alaska’s Coastal Mountains,” The Place Where You Live, MA


2018 On Solitude and Artmaking: A Conversation with Gudrun Filipska of The Arts Territory Exchange, Iceview Magazine, Skagaströnd, Iceland

         Ledoux, Craig, "New Lit Mag From Iceland Offers Invigorating Mix of Writing," The Review Review

         Lende, Heather, “Art Happenings,” Live Interview, 1-5-18, KHNS-FM, Haines, AK

2017  Observing Alaska’s Changing Climate Through the Eyes of an Artist, The Work of Katie Ione Craney, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, #Art4Climate, Bonn, Germany     

         Deciphering Change: An Interview with Katie Ione Craney, artArctica, Helsinki, Finland

2016 Martin, Mary Catherine. "Downtown Art Ushers in Holiday Season,” Juneau  Empire and Capital City Weekly, Juneau, AK

         Brown, Jeff. Juneau Afternoon Radio Interview, 12-2-16. KTOO-FM, Juneau, AK

         Gaiptman, Sharon. Capital Chat, Radio Show, 12-1-16. KINY-FM, Juneau, AK

         Feedback Loop, Art Listings 10/13-10/19, Anchorage Press, Anchorage, AK

         Spray, Randi. "A Renaissance for Public Art In Haines." Cover and p. 14-16. Capital City, Juneau, AK

         Rath, Paul. "Art Nights in Alaska," pages 12-13. What's Up Yukon, Whitehorse, YT

         Miao, Xuefei. Photo Friday: Katie Craney's Artwork from Alaska, GlacierHub

         Garcia, Karen. "Woodworks, Craney Share Friday Spotlight." CVN, Volume XLVI

2015  Files, Emily. Artist Series: Katie Craney Interview, KHNS-FM, Haines, AK

         Garcia, Karen. "Art to Beautify Burnt-out Barracks." Chilkat Valley News, Haines, AK

2011  Hill, Sandy. Steeps & Exposed Crevasses, in Mountain, Rizzoli New York, p. 136-137, 139


2019 Alaska State Council for the Arts/National Endowment for the Arts Career Opportunity Grant, AK

2018 Rasmuson Foundation Art Acquisition for Haines Sheldon Museum permanent collection, Haines, AK

2017  CLEO Institute: Climate Leadership Engagement Opportunities Selected Artist, Miami, FL 

          Recognized artist for Inspiration by Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Program, Boston, MA

          **Left Coast Annual Juror’s Merit Award, Juror Susan Sayre Batton, San Jose Museum of Art, CA

2016 Alaska State Council for the Arts/National Endowment for the Arts Career Opportunity Grant, AK

         Selected Artist for Panel Discussion by Curator Linda Weintraub, Smaller Footprints at MOAH, CA

2015 Rasmuson Foundation Art Acquisition for Haines Sheldon Museum permanent collection, Haines, AK

Permanent Collections

Sheldon Museum & Cultural Center, Haines AK; Rasmuson Foundation Art Collection; Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve, AK; M/V Sea Wolf, Gustavus, AK

Residencies and Related Experience

2018  McKinley Chalet Artist Residency, Denali Park, AK

          Denali National Park & Preserve, Winter Artist Residency, Denali, AK

          Arts Territory Exchange, Residency by Correspondence, United Kingdom - Ongoing 

2017  Artist and Naturalist onboard Sea Wolf Conservation Cruise, Poulsbo, WA to Juneau, AK

          Nes Artist Residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland, September 1-30


2018 Climate Change Science, Communication, and Action Online Course - Cornell University

2013 MA Northern Studies - University of Alaska Fairbanks – 9 credit hours completed

2008 BFA Painting, magna cum laude - University of Wisconsin-Stout