Catherine Forster | the artist
Born Oct 12 1954, Tacoma, WA, USA.
Lives and works in Chicago, IL, .
Original artworks, prints, exhibition posters, monographs, books, collectibles.
Born in Tacoma, WA. USA, now living and working in Chicago. Catherine Forster is a filmmaker, artist, curator and educator. Her work format tends to be observational, while her themes explore identity, social development and the impact of pop culture on individuality. Before entering the arts, Forster was a microbiologist and a management consultant. She completed her artistic training at The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, and has been immersed in media arts since then. Forster is the founder and director of LiveBox Gallery, a non-for-profit focused on filmic and new media art.