Catie Rutledge (b. 1992, Alexandria, VA) makes work that engages with experiences of grief and sexuality through practices of writing, painting, installation, video, and performance. She received a BFA with honors from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (2015) and is a second year MFA candidate in Performance at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2018). She has exhibited and performed in locations national and international, including Grace Exhibition Space (NYC), Defibrillator Gallery (Chi) and Projet Pangee (Montreal).