Cat Palmer was born and raised in Orange County, California. Cat has resided in northern Utah since 2001, with her artist husband, Blake. Cat & Blake have a studio at the SLC arts hub studio #B5 (663 west 100 south).
Cat studied photography from 1995-1999. Cat used to only shoot 35mm black and white, but she joined the “dark side” of professional digital in 2005. Cat has exhibited all over the salt lake valley and has won many awards for her art and photography including 2007, 2008 & 2011’s Arty’s award from City Weekly.
Women are Cat’s main subjects because to her they have such beauty and strength. Since 2007 she has been focused on art with a message. Self-esteem, Peace, Self-Reliance, I am Human, There’s No Place Like Home, Peace to the Middle East, and Defying Societies Definition of Beauty have been some of her themes. Her next project is ‘I Have a Secret’. She has been collecting secrets from women all over the world for over a year. She has asked the following artists Cassandra Barney, Alison Armstrong, Melissa Peck, Erica Houston, Desarae Lee, Zuzanna Audette & Stefanie Dykes to participate in making art pieces out of the secrets sent into Cat. The exhibit is scheduled for the fall of 2012.
Hour: 4 AM
Title: 4 AM with the toys
Medium: Black & White Digital Photograph Shot with a Canon 50D