Kat Bawden, b. 1986 Chicago, Illinois

Currently lives in Los Angeles, California

Education

University of Michigan, Bachelor of Arts, Social Science, Environmental Science minor, 2008

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Master of Public Health, Health Behavior and Health Education, 2013

Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, Certificate of Documentary Arts, 2019 (expected)

Selected Group Exhibitions

1 in 3: Our Abortions, Our Stories, Our Lives, de Plume Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 2018

The Print Swap Holiday Exhibition, ROOT Studios, Brooklyn, NY, 2018

Creative Portrait Exhibition Online Gallery, Los Angeles Center of Photography, 2018

Like a Dream, Photoville, Brooklyn, NY, 2018

A Night of Reproductive Justice Artivism, Washington Court Hotel, Washington, DC, 2018

Projections in the Boomyard, Infinity Room Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 2018

Faculty, Member, and Alumni Exhibition, Los Angeles Center of Photography, Los Angeles, CA, 2018

Creative Portrait Exhibition, Los Angeles Center of Photography, Los Angeles, CA, 2017

Residential College Alumni Art Exhibition, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2017

 

Curation

Unseen Morgantown: A Community Photovoice Project, Monongalia Arts Center, Morgantown, WV, 2018

Southern Etiquette Photovoice Project, National Harm Reduction Conference, San Diego, CA, 2016

 

Grants & Honors

Advocates for Youth's 1 in 3 Campaign Photography Project Grant, 2o18

Harrison County Family Resource Network & Project SUCCESS, Grant for Unseen Morgantown: A Community Photovoice Project, 2018

West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Grant for Unseen Morgantown: A Community Photovoice Project, 2018

WVU Injury Control Research Center, Matching Grant for Unseen Morgantown: A Community Photovoice Project, 2018

Third Wave Fund, Grant for Southern Etiquette Photovoice Project, 2016

UNC Chapel Hill Office of the Provost Engaged Scholarship Award, 2014

UNC Chapel Hill, Koch Student Travel Award, 2012

Selected Clients & Publications

Advocates for Youth, Airbnb, Amplifier Magazine, Benevolence Farm, Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County, Detour, Finch & Partners, Fotografia Magazine, The Huffington Post, The Influence, The Institute for High Quality Care, The Los Angeles Times, North Carolina AIDS Action Network, North Carolina Harm Reduction Coalition, North Carolina Health News, Prince Street Podcast by Dean & DeLuca, The Raleigh News & Observer, Real Good Nutrition, Scalawag Magazine, ShareWell, Street Symphony, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, YouTHink & the Zimmer Children's Museum.

Photography Teaching Experience

Los Angeles Center of Photography, Basic Digital Photography for Teens, February & March 2019

Los Angeles Boys & Girls Club, After-school Photography Instructor, January - October 2018

Los Angeles Center of Photography, The Urban Landscape for Teens, July 2018

Los Angeles Center of Photography, Introduction to Portrait Photography for Teens, July 2018

West Virginia University & Milan Puskar Health Right, Unseen Morgantown: A Community Photovoice Project, February - June 2018

Lucie Foundation SNAPSHOP! Program, Telling Your Story, February & March 2018

Los Angeles Center of Photography, The Urban Landscape for Teens, July 2017

Los Angeles Center of Photography, Introduction to Documentary Photography for Teens, July 2017

Urban Survivors' Union of North Carolina, Southern Etiquette Photovoice Project, August & September 2016