Katia Velo was born in São Paulo and currently lives and works in Curitiba as an art teacher . She is graduated from the University Anhembi Morumbi (SP) and got MFA at Universidade of São Paulo – USP and Escola de Belas Artes at EMBAP (PR .
She has been working as a columnist for over 10 years at your column Katia Velo. She writes for the newspaper "Folha da Mulher" and she was a collaborator of " Voz da Educação" and "Metrópole".
She is a cultural agent of Paraná (2012), Communications Director of the APAP / PR since 2007. Workshop attended and Cultural CACEV and travel art in Berlin, Cologne, Prague, Amsterdam and Vienna (2007) and Argentina (2006).
In 2013 she has received the National Union of Plastic Artists of São Paulo UNAP / SP Artistic Cultural Merit Medal. In 2013 she received the Business Professional Women (BPW) and the Council of Executive Women . She has participated in many solo, and group shows in Brazil and abroad.