Katy Walker-Mejia is a new mother, filmmaker, musician and educator originally from Austin, TX. She came to NYC in 2003 and has been living in Red Hook, Brooklyn for over 10 years. Her passion is working with youth, creating conscious media for and by youth and to continue growing as a spiritual and co-creative human being.
Katy received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Transmedia from the University of Texas at Austin and has always seen herself as a multidisciplinary artist. Her first short films were screened at the Dallas Video Fest, SXSW, and more recently, the Red Hook International Film & Video Fest, the International Film Festival of Cinematic Arts, and the Radar International Independent Film Fest. She contributes to music video projects, web series and documentary films in many ways; producing, composing and placing music, writing, shooting, editing, animation and graphics. She and her husband Joel formed Things Are Changing Productions, for “seekers of conscious media”. Their first feature documentary film, Time is Art, has been screened in theaters in over 10 countries around the world and was an official selection 2015 Chicago Blow-up International Arthouse Film Festival. Joel and Katy also record and perform spiritualized genre-bending music as Dream Circle.