Kat is a designer living and working in Sydney, Australia. She is obsessed with Polaroids, has self published two photography books, and been part of over a dozen exhibitions.
Katherine is a Sydney designer who now resides in Ballarat. With over 13 years experience working in the design industry, she brings a multitude of skills to the table.
Originally specialising in print design, she quickly developed a strong passion for digital design after working for the Department of Education in 2006 designing and developing educational sites. Shortly after she joined the growing Sound Alliance team in 2007 working on their online brands inthemix, FasterLouder, Same Same and Mess+Noise; working on advertising campaigns and partnerships for Australian and International brands.
Kat then joined the Special Broadcasting Service in 2010, working on a varying projects across online, print, broadcast and corporate design. An integral part of campaigns such as Tour de France, Eurovision and the FIFA World Cup site designs, as well as digital ad design, social media, sales and marketing campaigns, and developing digital branding for various programs and SBS verticals. She worked in a small design team developing the SBS Drupal site redesigns, winning a 2014 AIMIA Award for 'Best of Websites & Online Services, Publisher'. In mid 2014 she joined Foxtel as a Senior Digital Designer in a contract role.
Kat finally made the jump into full-time freelance work in July 2015, freelancing for clients and agencies throughout Sydney and Melbourne. She is also the Owner/Director of the agency Walk Creative, that she formed with her partner Alan in early 2013 - specialising in Digital & Print Design, Development, Radio and Research.
Always looking for inspiration she has developed quite a few creative outlets, primarily Polaroid photography. Involved in over a dozen exhibitions, and has had her work featured on multiple websites and published in various books. Kat has also turned her Polaroid photography into fashion, releasing a range of silk scarves, tote bags and cushions in 2013.
Katherine is available for freelance design and new partnerships in Sydney and Melbourne.
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2014 / The 12.12 Project, Berlin and France
2014-2009 / Unsensored12, Collingwood Gallery, Melbourne
2011 / Group Exhibition for the Melbourne Silver Mine, Ballarat International Foto Biennale, VIC
2011 / This Little Teapot, Paper Plane Gallery, Sydney
2009 / Extra Cheeese, Saatchi & Saatchi Gallery, Sydney
2008 / Extra Cheeese, Medium Rare Gallery, Sydney
2007 / Silent Riot, Sydney
2007 / The Wall, Sydney (Solo)
2007 / Extra Cheeese, Gallery Forty Four, Sydney
2004 / Change X Design Exhibition, Sydney
2004 / Trigger, Graduation Exhibition, Sydney
2013 / Polaroid photography used on an upcoming Penguin Book (UK) cover
2011 / Poladarium Calendar 2012
2011 / Thiaps 'Unlimited Grain 2011'
2009 / 'Analogue Lovers are connecting with the sky'
2008 / 'No Regrets' Polaroids & Cover Design
2008 / Self Published 'On Release'
Always looking for creative collaborations, and available for freelance print and digital design work. Say hello at email@example.com