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After beginning her professional modeling career in 2016, Elam moved to New York City, where she signed with a major modeling agency. While studying film and television at St. John’s University, Elam further honed her production skills by working on sets and producing content for other influencer clients. After appearing in her first film in 2021, Elam returned to school at Louisiana State University, where she completed an Interdisciplinary bachelor’s degree in French, Psychology, Communication Studies and Screen Arts.


film photograph of Katherine Elam by photographer Anna Letson


Documentary | Creator & Producer


Currently in production for trailer and proof of concept.


Film | Actor

Role: Archangel Michael

Directed by Ashlee Bella Caress

Physical Theater | Writer | Actor

Dream Logos

Role: The Doctor

August 5th - 22nd 2022 at @ 12:40pm daily at Greenside Venues at Nicolson Square (The Emerald Theater) during Edinburgh Fringe Festival

To get tickets or learn more about the production visit

Directed by Nicholas Erickson



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Within 6 years I've worked with large clients like Yves Saint Laurent, Champion, and Netflix. I am grateful to have graced many runways in New York and across the US. I deeply enjoy the collaborative space that being on set provides and the clients who support creating high-quality content.

Some notable clients and experiences include

- New York Fashion Week

- Vogue Italia

- Laura Mercier 

- Coco Rocha Model Camp Cycle 41


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I got my first polaroid camera when I was 5 years old. Taking photos has given me a space to think about how I see the physical world. Creating photographs is almost like a creative conversation for me. I ask the subject how it would like to be represented, and then I respond with what feels appropriate. 

Learn about my latest project here.

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