Speaking Engagements

Katie Yamasaki speaking

Yamasaki has given many talks about her mural work, visual dialogue, and her books.

She has spoken to diverse populations in various locations, including public and private school schools, museums, rotary clubs, universities, academic research groups, TEDx Brooklyn, conferences, prisons, homeless shelters, community organizations, benefits, senior centers, teen centers, etc.

If it would benefit your organization, Yamasaki is also able to incorporate a creative workshop component into any lecture.

Yamasaki is available for speaking engagements. Speaking fees will be determined on a case by case basis depending on your group’s needs, and with travel expenses taken into consideration.

Some past speaking engagements include:

TEDx Brooklyn speaker, December 2012
Influencer Con panelist, October 2012
Visiting artist/author/illustrator to elementary-high schools around the country, 2007-present
Asian/Asian-American Research Institute Guest Lecturer, January 2012
The School of Visual Arts, MFA Illustration Guest Lecturer, 2011
Eileen Fisher Leadership Institute Guest Lecturer, 2011
Eleanor Roosevelt Leadership Institute Guest Lecturer, 2011
War Resisters League Guest Panelist, 2009
Earlham College Guest Lecturer, 2009
Brooklyn Museum’s Sackler Center for Feminist Art Guest Lecturer, 2007-2008