Select Public Art & Mural Commissions
Kerouac Park Container. Commissioned by the City of Lowell to paint a 290 ft2 shipping container for display in Kerouac Park.
Design references 20th-century industrial and labor history, local architecture and botany, Kerouac, and other local points of pride.
Currently in progress.
SpaceUs x Hubweek Mural. 22 ft2 event-specific design referencing textures of local ecology and local industry. Commissioned by SpaceUs
to complete one section of a multi-artist mural, which was installed at HubWeek’s 2019 Fall Festival. Boston, MA. 2019.
Lane Memorial Library Mural. Site-specific, 280 ft2 mural painted in public library stairwell, leading down to children’s reading
room. Whimsical, children’s illustration-style design referencing local flora and fauna. Hampton, NH. 2019.
“I Love This City” Mural. 10’x5’ map of Boston designed and installed on exterior wall of private residence in Boston’s South End,
featuring landmarks of sentimental value to client. 2018.
Spaceus 20 Brattle. Semi-participatory watercolor painting on interior wall, incorporating faces of the public who opted in to participate
in portrait sessions. Cambridge, MA. 2018.
Downtown is Pawsome. Among a cohort of artists jury-selected to participate in yearlong place-making exhibit, featuring custom-
illustrated fiberglass sculptures of Nipper, the city’s canine mascot. Albany, NY. 2017–2018.
2019 WBUR Artery. This Art Exhibit Shows Makeup is Political.
Hampton Union/Seacoast Online. Lane Memorial Library to Unveil “NH Nature” Mural.
Boston Globe. My Instagram: Kit Collins.
2018 Boston Hassle. Compass Featured Artist Interview.
Brain Arts Organization. Interview during Boston Hassle Telethon.
Zumix Youth Radio. Interview on Firehouse Show.
Albany Times Union. Albany’s Nipper Sculptures Find Forever Homes.
Boston Hassle. Top 23 Hassle Show Posters of 2017.
2017 The Schenectady Gazette. Who Let the Dogs Out? Nippers on Display.
“Kit & Renee,” a mini-doc by Ian MacLellan.
2019 Face Value, Dorchester Art Project, Boston, MA
2018 Feminism Prism, Spaceus Annex, Cambridge, MA
More Than a Riot, the Good Gallery at Arnold Worldwide, Boston, MA
Altarations: A Selection of Shrines, Dorchester Art Project, Boston, MA
1369 Coffeehouse Gallery, Cambridge, MA
2017 Downtown is Pawsome, public art installation, Albany, NY
Single Fare 4, Highline Stages, NYC, NY
Experience & Affiliations
Spaceus: Member artist, 2018–2019. Participated in shared studio space; facilitated events for members, visitors and the public.
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum: Contract Embroiderer in Textile Conservation, 2018. Assisted with the completion of two 18th/19th-
century armorial tapestry reproductions, the centerpieces of the Raphael Room renovation project.
2015 B.A. Peace & Justice Studies conferred Cum Laude. Tufts University, Medford, MA.