As a long time member of the New York art community, Bradford has shown her work at P.S. 1, The Brooklyn Museum, and countless galleries in New York and abroad including CANADA’s New York’s Finest, a group show curated by Wallace Whitney and Brendan Cass in 2006 and Special Blend, curated by Chris Martin at the JOURNAL in Brooklyn. In 2011 Bradford was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship and in 2012 a Joan Mitchell Grant. She has taught as a resident faculty at Skowhegan in 2009 and for many years was on the MFA faculty of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia. Her work is in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Brooklyn Museum, and the Portland Museum of Art.