Kate Dambach is originally from the United States, and now resides in Sydney Australia. She received her BFA in Painting from Maryland Institute College of Art in 2007. Inspired by the sublime landscape, Dambach was awarded a William J. Fulbright Grant to Iceland in 2008, where she participated in both SIM and NES artist residencies. With a love for unique landscapes, Dambach spent the following years exploring New Zealand and Australia before setting in Sydney.