Kat Kohl was born and raised in Northern New Jersey. While pursuing her B.A. in Art & Art History at Colgate University, she was commissioned to design a memorial for the college and studied abroad in Denmark. During her time in Copenhagen, she was a part of the winning A'mar Lillebane Playground Competition design team that created a structure in Christianhavn to encourage early childhood development skills.
Upon graduation, she had her first NYC show with AES Gallery that fall, and has an upcoming show in October 2011.