Yvette Marie Dostatni is a Chicago native who has been photographing professionally since the age of 18. Her work has appeared in SPIN, Smart Money Magazine, Shape Magazine, Russian Esquire, National Geographic, Chicago Magazine, The Chicago Tribune Magazine and The Chicago Reader.
In 2000, Dostatni was selected by the Comer Family Foundation as one of eight full-time photographers to document the city of Chicago. The artist is also the winner of numerous documentary photography awards.
Portfolios by Dostatni are in the permanent collections of the Art Institute of Chicago and The Museum of Contemporary Photography. The artist is a graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.