Bio

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Katie Sfetkidis is a performance artist and lighting designer living and working in Melbourne.

Recently Katie presented Neon Sarcophagus – an exploration of Near Death Experiences as part of the “Hotel Obsucra” project for the Festival of Live Art, Melbourne, 2016.

She has also presented work as part of the Festival of Live Art, Melbourne (2016), Underbelly Arts Festival, Cockatoo Island, Sydney (2013), Light Speculation, Lab14 – Carlton Connect Initiative, (2015) and Blindside Gallery Nite Art Series (2013).

As a theatre lighting designer she is the winner of a Green Room Award for her lighting design for Meme Girls. She has worked with major companies in both Sydney and Melbourne including: Sydney Theatre Company, Belvoir Theatre, Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne Theatre Company.She is a current member of Independent queer theatre company Little Ones Theatre and has also worked with other independent companies including: She Said,  Sisters Grimm, Fraught Outfit, I’m Trying to Kiss You and Dirty Pretty Theatre.

Katie is currently completing a Master of Contemporary Art at the Victorian College of the Arts.