Kathryn Walter will be producing furniture for the PDA for 40 Oaks project.
Kathryn Walter has maintained a studio practice since 1989, producing work that intersects visual art, material culture and the built environment. In 2000 she founded her company FELT, a laboratory through which she explores the material and history of modern industrial felt through exhibitions, research, architectural commissions and a product line.
She has created feature wall installations for residential and commercial buildings in Canada and the US working with architectural firms including Johnson Chou, Levitt Goodman, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, and Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design. Her work has been exhibited in private and pubic institutions including the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto and the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum in New York. She lives and works in Toronto.