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 residencies in the United States. She studied Industrial Design at the College of Fine Arts in the University of the Philippines in Diliman, Quezon City. She received a BFA from the Mason Gross School of The Arts at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA and her 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.