Photography Editor and Gallery Associate
Leica Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
While she currently organizes exhibitions at Leica Gallery Los Angeles and edits photography book projects, Kathleen Clark's varied background also includes the direction of the former Clark | Oshin Gallery in Los Angeles, and editorial photo direction of Los Angeles Magazine and LA Weekly. She has an MFA in Studio Art and Photography and was on the faculty at Art Center College of Design and at the University of Southern California. Recent curatorial projects include exhibitions at The Analog Salon and the opening gala of Month of Photography Los Angeles. She has reviewed portfolios at Review Santa Fe, Review LA, Foto Fest – Meeting Place, Palm Springs Photo Festival, Art Center College of Design, Eyeist, and The Lucie Foundation's Fresh Look.
Prior to her editorial career, Kathleen Clark's collaborative mixed media installation and performance work won numerous fellowships from the Seattle, Oregon, and Metropolitan (Portland) Arts Commissions as well as the National Endowment for the Arts. Her works, as well as her photographic work, were exhibited in a range of venues from COCA Seattle, The Evergreen State College, Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Portland Art Museum, The Eye Gallery, Southern Exposure (San Francisco), University of California, Irvine, and LACE.
She is open to reviewing all forms of photography. She has the most experience with editorial and fine art photography. She is respected for her ability and enthusiasm to nurture the work of both beginning and advanced photography professionals.