Kat Kiernan

Editor-in-Chief, Don’t Take Pictures

Kat Kiernan is the Editor-in-Chief of Don’t Take Pictures, a print and online photography publication. As the former Owner and Director of The Kiernan Gallery, she has designed and managed numerous thematic exhibitions, curating both solo and pop-up shows. She has reviewed portfolios for Photolucida’s Critical Mass, FotoWeek DC, and PhotoNOLA, and lectured on photography at various institutions. In 2015 she received the Rising Star Award from the Griffin Museum of Photography for her contributions to the photographic community. Kat resides in Brooklyn, New York where she works as an art critic, photographer, and is the Assistant Director of Louis K. Meisel Gallery. She holds a BFA in photography from Lesley University College of Art and Design.

Kiernan is most interested in reviewing work that may fit into Don’t Take Pictures, including conceptual photography and social documentary. She has a special interest in alternative processes.


Reviewing Saturday, September 23