Born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania in 1978. Lives and works in NY.

SOLO AND DUO SHOWS

2019
Kate Steciw and Theodore Darst, Liberal Arts Roxbury, NY
Zu verkaufen, with Tomas Absolon, Jelato Love, Palma de Mallorca, SP

2018
iNCISOR, Gamma Galeria, Guadalajara, MX

2016
Fold and Unfold, with Letha Wilson, MACRO, Rome, IT
Galerie Christophe Gaillard, Paris, FR
Shapes of Things, Brand New Gallery, Milan, IT
Things of Shapes, Neumeister Bar-Am, Berlin, DE

2015
Higher Pictures, NY
Retrospective, Hudson, NY
Soulhackers (with Yannick Val Gesto), Levy.Delval, Brussels, BE

2014
Higher Pictures, New York, NY
Actife Plassity, Neumeister Bar-Am,Berlin, DE
Open for Business III (with Rachel de Joode), Neumeister Bar-Am, Berlin, DE
New Custom Wall Art, Annarumma Gallery, Naples, IT

2013
Debaser, Elaine Lévy Project, Brussels, BE
Open for Business II (with Rachel de Joode), Casa Maauad, Mexico City DF
Open for Business (with Rachel de Joode), Stadium, New York, NY

2012
Boundless Hyper, Toomer Labzda Gallery, New York, NY
Live, Laugh, Love, The Composing Rooms, London, UK
Popular Options (Yellow Diamonds in the Light), klausegallery.net 
Matt Nichols/Kate Steciw, Hungry Man, San Fancisco, CA

2011
Love My Way, Primary Photographic Gallery, New York, NY

GROUP SHOWS

2019
Sardine, Brooklyn, NY

2018
Melanie Flood Projects, Portland, Oregon

2017
New Dawn, curated by Domenico de Chirico, Neumeister Bar-Am, Berlin, Germany

2015

Touch-Tone, with Rachel de Joode and Letha Wilson, Martos Gallery, NY
Windoes, The Composing Rooms, Berlin, Germany
Catfish, with Petra Cortright, Letha Wilson, Margo Wolowiec, Anat Ebgi, Los Angeles

Under Construction-New Position in American Photography, Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, NY

COOL / As a state of Mind, MAMO, Marseille, FR

2014
Under Construction-New Position in American Photography, Foam, Amsterdam, NL
Not Abstraction, New Galerie @ Yves Klein Archive, Paris, FR

Pure Product, 247365, New York, NY

Fixed Variable, Hauser & Wirth, New York, NY
The New Romantics,  Eyebeam, Brooklyn, NY
Material Images (curated by Nate Hitchcock), Johannes Vogt, New York, NY

Shakti, Brand New Gallery, Milan, IT

What is a Photograph, International Center for Photography, New York, NY

2013
Apparatus, M+B Art, Los Angeles, CA
D, ZweiDrei, Berlin, DE

Loose Cooperation, Deep Ellum Windows, Deep Ellum, TX

Wingding, LVL3, Chicago, IL
Building Materials, The Control Room, Los Angeles, CA

Color Shift, Mixed Greens, New York, NY

The Web is a Lonely Place, CPW, Woodstock, NY

1:1, Steve Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2012
Attachments
, The Hole, New York, NY
How to Eclipse the Light, Wilkinson Gallery, London, UK
Business Innovations for Ubiquitous Authorship, Higher Pictures, New York, NY
Friends of Freiheit, Craig Leonard, North Adams, MA
Image Object, Foxy Production, New York, NY
Real Time, Nudashank, Baltimore, MD
Hassla: 5 Years, Printed Matter, New York NY
BCC #7, Stadium, New York, NY
Merge Visible, Prairie Productions, Chicago, IL
That is the Dawn, Gregor Staiger Gallery, Zurich, SW
Aude Pariset/Kate Steciw/Letha Wilson, Toomer Labzda, New York, NY

2011 
Flatten Image, The End, Brooklyn, NY
Notes on a New Nature, 319 Scholes, Brooklyn, NY
BCC#6, Reference Gallery, Richmond, VA
Hassla Artists, Piñata, Los Angeles, CA
BAM Next Wave Festival, Brooklyn, NY
BYOB, Cleaveland, OH
A Small Forest, Kunsthalle New, Chicago, NY
Monkey Wrench, Horton Gallery, New York, NY
Wax Apple, Bodega, Philadelphia PA
Friends in Deed Auction, Philips de Pury, New York, NY
Always the Young Strangers, Higher Pictures Gallery, New York, NY
NEXT/ART CHICAGO, Featured Artist, LVL3 Gallery, Chicago, IL
BYOB, Philadelphia, PA
BAM Annual Auction, Brooklyn, NY
Spring Video Screening, Small Space, Milwaukee, WI

2010 
Post-Internet Survival Guide, Future Gallery, Berlin, DE
hArts for Art: 2nd Annual Benefit Auction + Raffle, LVL3, Chicago, IL
SRANUS, Steinsland Berliner, Stockholm
NADA(Featured Artist), Humble Arts, Miami Beach, FL
FINISHED, Showpaper Gallery, New York, NY
Picture Books, F.L.O.A.T Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
G/IRL, 300 West 22nd St., New York, NY
New York, New Work, Levi's Photo Workshop, New York, NY
Mugs, LVL3, Chicago, IL
THE STATE, (Online)

2009 
SMOKEBATH (Online)
Graphic Intersections (Ongoing)
Fashion's Night Out: New Art Photography, Eponomy, Brooklyn, NY.
The Serious Show (Online) Spacecamp Presents

2008 
(Super)Natural, NYPH, Brooklyn, NY
All Hallows Eve, Gowanus Studio Space, Brooklyn, NY
31 under 31: Young Women in Art Photography, 3rd Ward, Brooklyn, NY

PUBLISHED

20016
Painting Regarding the Present, Naives and Visionnaries, Berlin

2015
Photography is Magic, Charlotte Cotton, Aperture

2014
What Is A Photograph?, Aperture


2011 
The Collector’s Guide to New Art Photography Vol. 2
, Humble

2010 
New Age Visions, Cool Glories, Grace Micelli, 2010
Tell Mum Everything is OK #3, Editions FP&CF
Post-Internet Survival Guide, Katja Novitskova
The Strangeness of This Idea, Hassla
SMOKEBATH, Seems

2008 
The Collectors Guide to New Art Photography, Humble

SELECTED PRESS AND INTERVIEWS

2016
Libération

2015

The New Yorker

2014
TIME

2013 
Art In America
Complex

2012 
New Yorker
Rhizome Artist Profile
Lay Flat

2011 
Art Forum
Interview Magazine

TEACHING 

2013 SVA Mentor Porgram
2007-2009 Adjunct Faculty in Photography, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY


ARTIST LECTURES

2017 10/04-10/06 Guest Lecturer/Critic, Dennison University, OH
2017 06/15- 05/16 Guest Lecturer/Critic, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
2016 09/16 Guest Lecturer, Sarah Lawrence College, NY
2015 10/05 Panelist (with Charlotte Cotton, Leslie Hewitt and Letha Wilson), The New School, New York NY
2015 09/19 Panelist (with Charlotte Cotton, Phillip Maisel, John Houck, Matt Lipps, and Jordan Stein), EXPO Chicago, Chicago, IL
2012 10/15 Guest Lecturer/Critic University of Ohio, Cincinnati, OH

EDUCATION

BA, Sociology, 2000, Smith College, Northampton, MA
MFA, Photography, 2003, SAIC, Chicago, IL