The Short Bio
Evelyn Kriete is an editor, artist, fashion designer, marketing adviser, and stylist. She is an event producer with active involvement in a wide range of subcultures and trends and is a moving force behind the steampunk trend worldwide. She has appeared in The New York Times, MTV, VBS.tv, NBC, and the San Francisco Chronicle. She does programming for NYCC. She is the co-founder of Gilded Age Records. She has worked with projects such as the steampunk exhibition at the Museum of the History of Science in Oxford, Maker Faire New York, and the films Repo! the Genetic Opera and War of the Worlds: Goliath and World of Steam. She is the creative director and acquisitions editor for Steampunk Tales and worked with Weird Tales. Her writing has appeared in Steampunk Reloaded and the Steampunk Bible. Her forthcoming book on steampunk fashion is appearing from Fox Chapel Publishing in 2013. She is a fashion designer for Galley Serpentine.
The Long Bio
Evelyn Kriete is an editor, artist, fashion designer, marketing adviser and promoter with ten years of active experience in events organization and marketing. Along with being a event producer with active involvement in a wide range of subcultures and trends, she is known as the major steampunk organizer in New York, a principle organizer worldwide, and a moving force behind the steampunk trend. She has worked closely with various reporters, researchers and media outlets during their coverage of steampunk including but not limited to The New York Times, MTV, NHK, VBS.tv, NBC and the San Francisco Chronicle. She does programming and staff work for Dragon con, NYCC and other major conventions. She co-produces the premier black tie monthly event Dorian’s Parlor in Philadelphia. She provides media and networking services for numerous artist the world wide. She is the co-founder of Gilded Age Records, the first ever steampunk music label; she is also the co-founder of the Annual Time Travel Picnic, the oldest annual steampunk meet up event. Her art has appeared in numerous art shows across the country and in a range of publications. She moderates the Steamfashion community and blogs for Tor.com and Comicmix.com. She has previously worked with various projects such as Repo! the Genetic Opera, the steampunk exhibition at the Museum of the History of Science in Oxford and Make Magazine’s World Maker Faire New York. She is currently working with a number of film projects and TV shows, including The World of Steam and War of the Worlds: Goliath. She worked for Weird Tales magazine for years and is now the head of media and advertising for Sherlock Holmes Mystery Magazine. She is the creative director and acquisitions editor for Steampunk Tales magazine and the editor of Wildside Press’s forthcoming Steampunk Classics line of books. Her writing has appeared in books such as Steampunk Reloaded and will be appearing in seven different books due out over the course of the next two years, including the Steampunk Bible. She has a Steampunk Fashion book series forthcoming in 2013 from Fox Chapel Publishing. She is also the Marketing Director for Hatboy Studios’s forthcoming video game AIR: Steampunk. She is a fashion designer for the Australian clothing label Galley Serpentine. She has been the principle stylist for numerous photo shoots,music videos and the producer of more fashion shows than she can count. It is said that she does, in fact, sleep and eat, but to date the claims are merely rumors. She is also very excited to have a hat named after her by Topsy Turvy Design.