Kimberly Witham was born and raised in Wakefield, Rhode Island. She studied art history at Duke University and photography at the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth. Her photographs are strongly influenced by her studies in art history and her interest in the natural world. Kimberly's work has been featured in Color Magazine, PHOTO+, BLOW photo, The Photo Review, FOTO and Wired (online) and has been used as cover illustration for books in the US and France. She has won awards and grants including a fellowship at the Center for Emerging Visual Artists, the Lindback Distinguished teaching award and the Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Award.
Her work has been shown in solo and group exhibitions in the United States and abroad and is held in numerous private collections.