Katie Bode is an independent curator and writer who lives and works in Los Angeles. Through various roles as a gallerist, writer and curator, Bode has developed a special affinity for building connective tissue between artist communities. From hosting an on-going series of dinner parties for women artists and art workers, to The Arroyo Seco Garden Golf Classic, a multi-site exhibition staged as an 18-hole mini-golf course across the Eastside of Los Angeles, Bode’s various projects and exhibitions signify and champion the current energy among emerging artists in Los Angeles. Her writing can regularly be found in the Contemporary Art Review Los Angeles.