Katelan V. Foisy is a visual artist, writer, and occultist who specializes in vintage style mixed media art and photography. Her illustrations are featured in the forthcoming Sibyls Oraculum with Tayannah McQuillar, Destiny Books Spring 2018. Chaos of the Third Mind with Vanessa Sinclair is set for 2018 from Fulgar Ltd, UK. Her art is featured in William Patrick Corgan's solo album Ogilala, merchandise for the tour, and backdrops.

She has displayed at The Worcester Art Museum, Ohio History Museum, Mae West Fest, Last Rites, MODA, Museum of Contemporary Art DC, as well as the A&D gallery in London. Katelan's illustration clients have included, The Grammy Awards, Howling Wolves Wine, Saturn Sisters, Kim Boekbinder, O'death, Gabby Young & Other Animals, Out Magazine, The Progressive, Scholastic, and many others.  Her paintings have graced the walls of Young & Rubicam, Que4 Radio, and the stage of  Ensemble Studio Theater. Her short films were shown at the Avant-garde Film sessions at the Cinémathèque Française on "Romani Cinema". A program curated by Nicole Brenez and Jonathan Larcher.

Katelan has been featured in NY Times, Elle Magazine, GQ Italy, Paper Magazine, VICE,and Time Out NY and on WGN for her work as an artist, occultist, and gallery curation.

She has read at the London National Poetry Society, and presented with Atlas Obscura, hosted salons at NYC's Science House,  flash gigs with OVADA in Oxford, and speaks at Pratt Institute regularly on illustration and promotion.  Katelan has written for Motherboard/VICE,  Electric Literature, Luna Luna, ERIS Magazine,  Fenris Wolf, and COILHOUSE

An occultist with over 20 years experience, Katelan is often called on by companies such as BBC America, Swarovski and the CFDA to participate as a trusted reader for large events. She resides in Chicago and travels regularly.

Photo courtesy CFDA and Swarovski

Photo courtesy CFDA and Swarovski

FUNCTIONS & PERFORMANCE Swarovski x CFDA - Tarot Reader Molly Crabapple's Annotated Muses - Muse Psychoanalysis, Art, and the Occult, London - Speaker on cut-ups with Vanessa Sinclair Pratt Institute - Speaker on Self Promotion Parsons School of Design - Speaker on Self Promotion Fashion Institute of Technology - Speaker on Self Promotion William S. Burroughs' NY, Atlas Obscura - Speaker The Cut In Creation with Vanessa Sinclair -Speaker on cut-ups at Morbid Anatomy, Gemini & Scorpio, Madame Zuzus, and Gab Studios  PYTHIA - Created and Curated Altars as Art Forms - Created and Curated BBC - Tarot Reader Cynthia von Buhler's Speakeasy Dollhouse - Lucrezia Guerierri and The Brothers Booth - Violet Jones Dangerous Combinations - Interactive blog space inspired by Sherene Schostak's Project 40 Gemini & Scorpio -Resident Witch,Live Drawing, Tarot, and Art Installation Science House Hybrid Reality: Mapping Cyberlife to Real Life Salon, The Imagination Age and Body Modification Lie & Indite - Muse Project with Mike Lala featuring Call Me Balthazar and Veronica von Volkova Dr. Sketchy's - Speakeasy Dollhouse, Kali-Ma and Frida Kahlo Hotmovies.com 100 grand gala with Pornsaints - Hostess/Artist Pretty Pretty Bang Bang - Co-host with Blue Michael Cosmetics and Dina Marie Delicious Ron English - Cathy Cowgirl Knickerbocker Circus Social Experiment - Created and Hosted  

FUNCTIONS & PERFORMANCE

Swarovski x CFDA - Tarot Reader

Molly Crabapple's Annotated Muses - Muse

Psychoanalysis, Art, and the Occult, London - Speaker on cut-ups with Vanessa Sinclair

Pratt Institute - Speaker on Self Promotion

Parsons School of Design - Speaker on Self Promotion

Fashion Institute of Technology - Speaker on Self Promotion

William S. Burroughs' NY, Atlas Obscura - Speaker

The Cut In Creation with Vanessa Sinclair -Speaker on cut-ups at Morbid Anatomy, Gemini & Scorpio, Madame Zuzus, and Gab Studios 

PYTHIA - Created and Curated

Altars as Art Forms - Created and Curated

BBC - Tarot Reader

Cynthia von Buhler's Speakeasy Dollhouse - Lucrezia Guerierri and The Brothers Booth - Violet Jones

Dangerous Combinations - Interactive blog space inspired by Sherene Schostak's Project 40

Gemini & Scorpio -Resident Witch,Live Drawing, Tarot, and Art Installation

Science House Hybrid Reality: Mapping Cyberlife to Real Life Salon, The Imagination Age and Body Modification

Lie & Indite - Muse Project with Mike Lala featuring Call Me Balthazar and Veronica von Volkova

Dr. Sketchy's - Speakeasy Dollhouse, Kali-Ma and Frida Kahlo

Hotmovies.com 100 grand gala with Pornsaints - Hostess/Artist

Pretty Pretty Bang Bang - Co-host with Blue Michael Cosmetics and Dina Marie Delicious

Ron English - Cathy Cowgirl

Knickerbocker Circus Social Experiment - Created and Hosted