Katie Loughmiller is an interdisciplinary social practice artist exploring storytelling through performance, writing and video. Loughmiller is particularly interested in storytelling centered around cultural complexity and female identity. Loughmiller received her undergraduate degree at the Gallatin School of Individualized Study at New York University and completed her Master of Fine Arts degree in the Public Practice program at Otis College of Art & Design. At Otis, she co-founded Green Box Lab, an artist collective focusing on bi-coastal collaboration, cultural place-making, knowledge exchange and art production. Loughmiller and her participatory performance piece, Perform With Me, was featured on Ear Meal, a live streaming and archived webcast platform based in Los Angeles. In 2016, Loughmiller traveled to Los Angeles, New Hampshire, Milwaukee and New York City to perform her performance piece entitled perception. Loughmiller has been an artist in residence at Atlantic Center for the Arts, Vermont Studio Center, Wildacres Residency Program and MKE<->LAX. In addition to her art practice, Loughmiller has a strong commitment to education and has taught in various educational settings. Some of her teaching artist roles include working with teens across Milwaukee to create public art projects in their neighborhoods, a high school theatre workshop in South Africa, a video summer course for teens at Urbano Project in Jamaica Plain, MA, and an interdisciplinary undergraduate course at Otis College.