Kathy Bates is an LA-based art director and graphic designer with a specialty in key art and entertainment design.


She holds a BFA in Studio Art with a Photography concentration from Smith College and an MFA in Graphic Design from the California Institute of the Arts.

Kathy currently works as a junior art director for P+A along with her cat Phoebe, the unofficial office mascot. When not working, she spends her time explaining she’s not that Kathy Bates.