About the Artist
Katie Chatham is a visual artist from Southern Alabama. She received a B.F.A in Painting from Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah, GA. She has exhibited her work in juried exhibitions in the Southeast U.S. and virtually. Chatham's recent body of work explores narratives that speak to the human experience of transformation. Her large-scale paintings focus on the Hero's Journey as an archetypal example of human fortitude and transfiguration. Working in oil on canvas, she depicts instances of metamorphosis with dramatic imagery of the human figure. She recently returned from being a resident artist at Watershed Studios in Galway, Ireland. Her latest exhibitions include the Annual MAC Member's Show in July-August 2022, Visionary Projects' "Overexposed" in August 2021, and SCAD's Virtual Oped Studio in May 2021. Chatham is currently living and creating in Alabama.
Background: Bloody But Unbowed