Cara Benedetto (b. 1979, Wausau, Wisconsin) has presented solo exhibitions at Night Gallery, Los Angeles; and Chapter NY, New York. She has presented performances at NAVEL, Los Angeles; the Cressman Center for the Visual Arts, Hite Art Institute, Louisville, KY; and the Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw, Poland. Her work was recently included in the group exhibition Time is Thirsty at Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, and her work has also been highlighted in exhibitions at the Hite Institute, Louisville, KY; MOCA, Cleveland; and Metro Pictures, New York, among others. She was a 2014 fellow at Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart. She was a 2014 recipient of a Rema Hort Mann Foundation Emerging Artist Grant. She is the author of two romance novels, The Coming of Age and Burning Blue. She is the editor of Contemporary Print Handbook, published with Halmos. Benedetto is an Assistant Professor in Print Media at Virginia Commonwealth University. She lives and works in Richmond, VA.