Katie Basile is a photographer and multimedia storyteller from Bethel, Alaska. After graduating with a photojournalism degree from the University of Montana, Katie lived in Prague and interned with Spectrum Pictures. Eventually she settled in Brooklyn, New York, where she lived and worked for six-years. Katie recently returned home to Bethel, Alaska, where she continues to focus on documentary work and explores multimedia storytelling with rural Alaska youth.
About the Work
Basile’s Shelter/Refuge Landforms images are from Newtok/Mertarvik and reflect the impacts of climate change on Western Alaska.