Katie Murken was born in 1980 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and she recently relocated to San Francisco, CA. She received a BFA in Printmaking from Penn State University and an MFA in Book Arts from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia. Katie is now showing her work in the U.S. and Europe. Her notable exhibitions include The Carnegie Museum of Art, Grounds for Sculpture, The Soap Factory, and The Contemporary Arts Center of Las Vegas. Her work is included in the collections of The Pennsylvania Convention Center, William Paterson University and the J. Edgar Louise S. Monroe Library at Loyola University.