BA, Sociology, 2000, Smith College, Northampton, MA 

MFA, Photography, 2003, SAIC, Chicago, IL



2013 SVA Mentor Program

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


Solo Exhibitions:

2018 Incisor, Gamma Gallery, Guadalajara, MX

2016 Kate Steciw, Gallerie Christophe Gaillard, Paris, FR

2016 Kate Steciw, Higher Pictures, New York, NY

2016 Things of Shapes, Neumeister Bar-Am, Berlin, DE

2016 Shapes of Things, Brand New Gallery, Milan IT 

2015 Kate Steciw, Retrospective, Hudson, NY

2014 Kate Steciw, Higher Pictures, New York, NY

2014 Actife Plassity, Neumeister Bar-Am, Berlin, DE

2014 New Custom Wall Art, Annarumma Gallery, Naples, IT 

2013 Debaser, Elaine Lévy Project, Brussles, BE

2012 Boundless Hyper, Toomer Labzda Gallery, New York, NY 

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


Two Person Exhibitions:

2016 Fold and Unfold (with Letha Wilson) MACRO, Rome, IT

2015 Soul Hackers (with Yannick Val Gesto), Lévy Delval, Brussels, BE

2014 Open For Business III (with Rachel de Joode), Neumeister Bar-Am, Berlin, DE 

2013 Open for Business II(with Rachel de Joode), Casa Maauad, Mexico City DF 

2013 Open for Business(with Rachel de Joode), Stadium, New York, NY

2012 Matt Nichols/Kate Steciw, Hungry Man, San Francisco, CA


Selected Group Exhibitions:

2016 Physical Fiction, Garage, Rotterdam, DE

2015 Catfish, Anat Egbi Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2015 Under Construction(U.S.), Pioneer Works, New York, NY 

2015 Not A Photo, The Hole, New York, NY

2015 The Go Between (Works from the Ernesto Esposito Collection), Capodimonte Museum, Naples, IT 

2015 Got Tortilla With Butter on Phone, Rod Barton Gallery, London, U.K.


2014 Under Construction, Foam Museum, Amsterdam, NE 

2014 Fixed Variable, Hauser and Wirth, New York, NY

2014 The New Romantics, Eyebeam, New York, NY

2014 Material Images, Vogt Gallery, New York, NY

2014 What is a Photograph?, ICP, New York, NY

2014 The New Beauty of Our Modern Life(curated), Higher Pictures, New York, NY


2013 Building Materials(curated by Lucas Blalock), Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT

2013 Building Materials, The Control Room, Los Angeles, CA

2013 Color Shift, Mixed Greens, New York, NY

2013 The Web is a Lonely Place, Come Play, CPW, Woodstock, NY 

2013 1:1, Steve Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA


2012 Attachments, The Hole, New York, NY

2012 How to Eclipse the Light,Wilkinson Gallery, London, UK

2012 Business Innovations for Ubiquitous Authorship, Higher Pictures, New York, NY 

2012 Image Object, Foxy Production, New York, NY

2012 Real Time, Nudashank, Baltimore, MD

2012 That is the Dawn, Gregor Staiger Gallery, Zurich, SW


2011 Notes on a New Nature, 319 Scholes, Brooklyn, NY

2011 BAM Next Wave Festival, Brooklyn, NY

2011 Monkey Wrench, Horton Gallery, New York, NY

2011 Wax Apple, Bodega, Philadelphia, PA

2011 Always the Young Strangers, Higher Pictures Gallery, New York, NY



2016 Painting Regarding the Present, Naives and Visionaries, Berlin, DE

2015 Photography Is Magic by Charlotte Cotton, Aperture

2014 What Is A Photograph?, Aperture

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

2010 Post-Internet Survival Guideby Katja Novitskova, Future Gallery

2010 The Strangeness of This Idea, Hassla

2008 The Collectors Guide to New Art Photography, Humble



Libération, 2016

The New Yorker, 2015

TIME, 2014

Art In America 2013

Interview Magazine 2012

Art Forum 2011