KATRINA LILLIAN SORRENTINO
+1(708)-228-7085
katrinasorrentino at gmail.com


EDUCATION

EXPERIENCE

International Center of Photography Bard
MFA in Photography : 2014-2016

NYU's Tisch School of the Arts
BFA in Film & TV : 2007-2011

Fundación Ludwig, Havana, Cuba 
B&W Analog Photography : 2010

FAMU, Prague, Czech Republic
16mm & 35mm Cinematography : 2009

FINE ART

Nomadique & NMDQ Collections
Community Organizer & Curator
2012 - present

  • Nomadique is a Brooklyn-based multimedia cooperative made up of filmmakers, photographers, journalists, and musicians and consists of a small full-time staff and larger network of creative contributors.
  • NMDQ Collections is an art show series created to cultivate community, a community in which friends and artistic collaborators inspire and motivate each other by sharing their work in an unconventional and immersive gallery environment. The series aims to foster the connections that come from an exchange with an open and intentional audience.
  • Featured in American Photo and Brooklyn Magazine.  
  • Exhibited at The Metropolitan Building in LIC, Queens and Pioneer Works in Red Hook, Brooklyn.

EXHIBITIONS

  • Notas al Futuro, group artist exhibition, Galería Breve, Bogotá - CMDX, Mexico City, Mexico : Oct 14 - Nov 18, 2017
  • Notas al Futuro, group artist exhibition, Olga Piedrahita, Bogotá, Colombia : May 22 - July 31, 2017
  • Notas al Futuro, group artist exhibition, Espacio el Pasajero, Bogotá, Colombia : April 26 - May 13, 2017
  • Regards Éloignés, group artist exhibition, École Nationale Supérieure de la Photographie d'Arles, Arles, France : April 2017
  • The Ties That Bind, group artist exhibition curated by Charlotte Cotton, Baxter St. at the Camera Club of New York : July 2016
  • All At Once, class of 2016 ICP-MFA group show, The International Center of Photography : April - June 2016
  • How to Make the Bed, ICP-MFA solo exhibition, Long Island City, Queens : March, 2016

RESIDENCIES

  • Chandelier Mermaids at Mermaid Ranch in East Hampton, Long Island : June 2017
  • Programme International de Recherche et Création de l'ENSP – École Nationale Supérieure de la Photographie d'Arles : October - December 2016

DOCUMENTARY FILM

NOVO Film & Search For Common Ground
Producer
June 2017

  • Produced two short documentaries for NOVO Film in partnership with Search for Common Ground for the protection of Holy Sites and inter-religious conflict resolution and peace dialogues in Abuja & Jos, Nigeria.

Crossing Over : Stories of Immigration & Identity for Pivot & Univision's "Panoramica" Series
Producer & Cinematographer 
2011 - 2014

  • Documentary feature about three transgender immigrants from Mexico who are seeking political asylum in the United States. 
  • Won a 2015 GLAAD award for “Outstanding Documentary Spanish Language".
  • Featured by People en Español, Huffington Post: Gay Voices, BuzzFeed, The Advocate, and The Associated Press and hosted at The Center for American Progress.

Nomi Network
Producer & Videographer 
2013 - present

  • Producer & videographer for Nomi Network, a non-profit that provides economic opportunities for survivors and women at risk of human trafficking in Cambodia & India. 

Grace Farms Justice Initiative Launch : Eradicating Child Exploitation
Producer & Videographer
November 2015

  • Producer & videographer for a two-day summit in which experts from the anti-human trafficking field gathered to identify and discuss new techniques to eradicate domestic child trafficking in Connecticut. 

LANGUAGES 

CLIENTS

English | French | Spanish

  • 1:54 African Art Fair, Pioneer Works, FIAF, PRATT, CUNY, Nomi Network, NOVO Film, Mason Jar Music, Peerspace
  • Featured in The New York Times, Huffington Post, BuzzFeed, Art Forum, Art in America, & People en Español
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