Born in Davao City, Philippines, Katrina Bello is a visual artist who works in New Jersey in the United States and in Metro Manila in the Philippines. She has participated in solo and group exhibitions in the United States and the Philippines, and has been awarded fellowships and residencies in the United States. She received a BFA from the Mason Gross School of The Arts at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA and a MFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Katrina is the founder of north willow, an informal artist-run attic exhibition space in Montclair in New Jersey.