Katherine Duclos was born in Massachusetts in 1980 and received her MFA in Painting and Drawing from Pratt Institute in 2012. She currently lives in New York City where she maintains a closely connected painting and photography studio practice in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.  Prior to moving to New York in 2007 she lived in Shanghai, China for 4 years where she developed a consistent photography practice before deciding to pursue painting. She has participated in several group exhibitions in New York, Kentucky, and Shanghai and has been a teaching artist for organizations such as Studio in a School and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.