Kate Elisabeth is a photographer and designer based in Iowa City, Iowa.


Kate has lived in Japan, Okinawa, Korea, and throughout the western United States. She received MFA in Photography at the University of Iowa in 2015. Her work has been shown locally at multiple exhibitions, in Lincoln Nebraska, Essex Junction Vermont, New Orleans Louisiana, Chicago Illinois, Orlando Florida,  and in Pingyao China at the International Photography Festival. Alongside her MFA in Photography and Secondary Emphasis in Graphic Design, Kate has earned a Graduate Certificate of Book Studies, Book Arts and Technologies at the University of Iowa Center for the Book.

My photography explores the hidden beauty found in non-traditional environments. The photos are generally given without reference or context, allowing the viewer to create his/her own narrative.