MSAC Individual Artist Award (IAA)2018
Kate Ovaska's photographs and light installations consider adoption, family structures, and intimate relationships. She received a BFA from Massachusetts College of Art and Design and an MFA from Columbia University. She served as the art editor of the Columbia literary journal for issue 51. Her awards include a Fulbright Grant to Germany, CAA Professional Development Grant, Pioneer Works Visual Art Residency, Light Work Artist in Residence and Maryland State Arts Council lndividual Artist Award.