Creative Director/visual artist

Courtney Batio is an interdisciplinary artist. The applications of her creativity evolve with each project she engages in. Her aim is to provide the viewer with rich visual storytelling. Due to her multidisciplinary skills, Courtney has engaged in a variety of fascinating projects and collaborations in fashion, jewelry, costume, installation art, and creative directing. She currently performs as the drag circus ringleader ChErie OnTop. In 2018 Courtney graduated from Central Saint Martins in London, UK with a BA Honors degree.

She is currently based in Chicago, IL.