Education
M.F.A. University of California, Irvine, 2015 (in progress)
B.F.A. California Institute of the Arts, 2007

Select Exhibitions
2014
2014 Annual Juried Photography Competition, CCNY, Foley Gallery, NY juried by Charlotte Cotton
The Mountain Show, Office Hours, Los Angeles, CA
24/7 (still life), Cohen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA curated by Claudia Bartlett
Eternal Om, Metro Pcs, Los Angeles, CA curated by Ian James
UCI MFA 2nd Year Show, University Art Gallery, Irvine, CA
Deviled Eggs: New Photographic Strategies, photoLA, Los Angeles, CA curated by Jeff McLane.

2013
Summer Magic, Aran Cravey, Venice, CA curated by Shelley de Soto
Tierney University House, Chancellors house at UC Irvine, Irvine, CA curated by Robert Plogman

2012
Between a Run and a Cascade: Constraint, Desperation, and Optimism in Water, CA Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA curated by Irene Tsatsos
Roadside Attraction, 733 North Fair Oaks Boulevard, Pasadena, CA curated by Sinead Finnerty-Pyne
Personal Portraits, Photo Place Gallery, Middlebury, VT curated by Frank H. Goodyear III
Looking at Ourselves: Portraits featured on Lenscratch Guate Photo Festival, Guatamala City, Guatamala curated by Aline Smithson
Pro’jekt LA (Part I): Progress & Regress, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, CA
In Proximity, Ann 330 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA curated by Miles Coolidge
Photography Now 2012, The Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY curated by Natasha Egan

2011
Aldea Arts Program, San Francisco, CA, curated by Deric Carner
The Art of Photography, Lyceum Theatre Gallery, San Diego, CA Curated by Anne Lyden
MOPLA Group Show, Smashbox Studios, Culver City, CA Curated by Hossein Farmani
Moments of Being, New Directions 2011, Angle Gallery, Seattle, WA Curated by David Bram
Moments of Being, New Directions 2011, Wall Space Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA Curated by David Bram

2010
Sea Change, Maxon Mills, Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY Curated by Alison Zavos
Mobile Uploads Project, Sloane NYC, New York, NY
This Ain’t a Happenin’: Transient Acts & Documents, Beauborg 268, San Francisco, CA
MOPLA Group Show, Smashbox Studios, Culver City, CA Curated by Hossein Farmani
Portraits, Spring Arts Tower, Los Angeles, CA (solo)

2009
Between the Surface, Stephen Cohen Gallery, West Hollywood, CA
Flickr Collection Show, Getty Images Gallery, London, UK
A(part)/Together, Azucar Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
From Here to There presents From Here to There, Synchronicity, Los Angeles, CA
Works of Man, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO Curated by Chris Jordan
Projection, Bar du Matin, Brussels, Belgium
Wish You Were Here, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
New Works, Bandit Gallery, Echo Park, CA
From Here to There: A Polaroid Show, Zephyr, Pasadena, CA
Rearrange, Lawson Fenning, Silver Lake, CA

2008
Orchard, 3387 Isabel Drive, Los Angeles, CA
Fabricated Artifictions and Other Costume-Based Works, Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, CA
Artbang, .CHB, Berlin, Germany
Coastal States, Monte Vista Projects, Highland Park, CA
Spectrum, Azucar Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2007
There Goes the Neighborhood, OneLeaf Fine Arts, Pomona, CA (co-curator)

2006
Performing Motherhood, OneLeaf Fine Arts, Pomona, CA

2005
Boroughs of Los Angeles, William Grant Still Arts Center, Los Angeles, CA

Select Commissions and Contributions
2012
PIK Magazine #2

2011
LPV Magazine Issue #2
Esquire: Russia

2010
Unpublished Magazine 01

2009
Resource Magazine, 10 Best 10

Artist Talks and Presentations
2014
Artist Talk, NYU Steinhardt, Moderated by Michelle Young Lee

2013
Artist Talk, UC Irvine, organized by Catalyst Gallery

2012
Artist Talk, California Institute of the Arts, Moderated by Natalie Bookchin

2011
Artist Talk, California Institute of the Arts, Moderated by Kaucylia Brooke
Artist Talk, Youngstown State University, Moderated by Joy Christiansen Erb

2010
Photography: New Directions, Pasadena, CA Moderated by Scott Ward
Artist Talk, Oakwood School, Moderated by Amy Russell

Bibliography
Kado, Steve, Artforum.com, Critic's Pick, "Eternal Om", May 21, 2014
Formals, Bryan, "LPV Magazine Katie Shapiro", LPV Magazine, July 7, 2011
Rozental, Rotem, “The SIP / Filter: Katie Shapiro”, SIP Blog, May 1, 2011
Jones, Gregory, “Phototalk with Katie Shapiro”, Urbanautica, February 11, 2011