Born in 1983, Katie Shapiro received an MFA from the University of California, Irvine in 2015 and a BFA in Photography from CalArts in 2007. Her work has been exhibited internationally, most recently at LTD Gallery, Los Angeles, Ms. Barbers, Los Angeles and Aperture Gallery, New York. Her work has received coverage in Artforum, the Los Angeles Times, LA Weekly and New York Magazine. Her work is housed in private collections as well as in the permanent collection at the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. Shapiro lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.