Catherine Chalmers holds a B.S. in Engineering from Stanford University and an M.F.A. in Painting from the Royal College of Art in London. She has exhibited her artwork around the world, including MoMA P.S.1, New York; MassMoca, North Adams; Kunsthalle Basel; Kunsthalle Vienna; MOCA Taipei; among others. Her work has been featured in the New York Times, Washington Post, ArtNews, Artforum and on PBS, CNN, and BBC, amongst others. Her work has been published twice by Aperture, Food Chane (2000) and American Cockroach (2004). Her video “Safari” won Best Experimental Short at SXSW Film Festival in 2008. In 2010 Chalmers received at Guggenheim Fellowship.