Katrina d’Autremont was born to an Argentine mother and American father. After completing her B.F.A in Literature at the University of Arizona, she spent several years traveling around South America. In 2005 she returned to the United States to receive her M.F.A. at the Rochester Institute of Technology.
Her work has received various awards, including the PDN 30, the Silver Eye Fellowship for Photography, Photolucida's Critical Mass. Her work has been published in Real Simple, the American Photography 25, Flak Photo, and has been exhibited nationally and internationally.