life becomes a sacrifice to the hypnotism of material and faux ideologies put forth from culture. and media. Our thoughts. experience. language. all governed by pictures and technologies; the originality of anything. about ourselves. or the world. is severely fragmented.  

KAATE is a new york city based brand created by katelyn kopenhaver exploring experience as commodity and the obsession with unattainable happiness - if we cannot acquire such status, we swallow ourselves.  

this is not your fault