Katherine Knight
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Katherine Knight cofounded Site Media in 2006 to create films on artists and creative process in relation to place and experience. Knight’s feature documentary STILL MAX premiered at Hot Docs 2021 where it received a Rogers Audience Award. In 2014, Strange and Familiar: Architecture on Fogo Island was awarded Best Canadian Documentary at Montreal’s International Festival of Films on Art. Spring & Arnaud, a chronicle of art, love and mortality in the lives and work of Spring Hurlbut and Arnaud Maggs, achieved a Top Ten Audience Award at Hot Docs 2013. Knight is also known for her photographic work as an artist and is a recipient of the Duke and Duchess of York Prize from the Canada Council recognizing excellence in photography. Knight is a Professor of Visual Arts at York University and served as Dean of Fine Arts at the Ontario College of Art and Design from 1996-2000.