Katie Bode is an independent curator and writer who lives and works in Los Angeles. Through various roles as a gallerist, writer, curator, and hostess, Bode has developed a special affinity for building connective tissue between communities. Her exhibitions frequently take place in non-traditional environments including private residences, bathrooms, and backyards. Usually, food is involved too. Bode’s writings and various projects signify and champion the current energy among emerging artists in Los Angeles.