Clare Gatto earned a BFA from Ohio State State University (2012) and an MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art (2019). A recipient of the 2020 Red Bull Micro Grant Detroit, they have attended artist residencies Vermont Studio Center, ACRE and Seljavegur residency in Reykjavik, Iceland. Their artist book Good Side, published with New Archive, is in the collection of Cranbrook Academy of Art Library and the Whitney Museum of Art Library Special Collections. Gatto is co-director of BULK SPACE alongside Jova Lynne, Sara Nishikawa, Meg Kelley and Jessica Allie. BULK SPACE Artist Residency was a recipient of the Knights Arts Challenge Award Detroit in 2019.