Katherine Oktober Matthews
Katherine Oktober Matthews is an American artist and analyst based in Amsterdam.
With a university degree in psychology and a work background in IT and the arts, she now works at the confluence of technology, psychology and expression. Her projects cross and combine media, primarily writing, photography and moving pictures. She aims to leave the world more beautiful, intelligent, and compassionate than how she found it. Her self-published book I Love Animals (2017) was shortlisted for the Arles Photobook Award and selected for the Athens Photofestival book exhibition. Her book Elsewhere, a photo|personal essay, is forthcoming from Leaping Man.
Katherine is also an editor, journalist and writer of the arts. She is the former Chief Editor of GUP Magazine, and the founder of Riding the Dragon, an online platform dedicated to consolations on the act and challenges of creation. She has recently founded a publishing company, House of Oktober.
Katherine is the author of the essay you find in the book White Rabbit Fever, by the Finnish artist Maija Tammi.
The book is available HERE.
Find Katherine on the web:
Riding the Dragon: ridingthedragon.life
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