Katie is a Set and Costume Designer and trained in Production Design for Stage and Screen at IADT. After graduating in 2014, she worked as an associate designer at The Lyric, The Abbey, Galway Arts Festival & The Gaiety Theatre. In 2017, she was designer in residence at The Gate theatre in Dublin.
Katie has designed for directors Selina Cartmell, Graham McLaren, Oonagh Murphy, Ronan Phelan, Lynne Parker, Tom Creed, Ben Barnes and Dan Colley. Recent artistic achievements include representing Ireland at Evolving Design for Performance, an exhibition of European Theatre Design (Beijing NCPA 2016) and receiving a prestigious ICAD award for art direction for iD Mobile’s TV ads (2016). She has also worked as assistant designer in film and TV for Ardmore Studios, RTE, PBS and Sky Arts and is a committee member of ISSSD (Irish Society of Stage and Screen Designers).