Chelsea Coon is a performance artist and writer. Her performances utilize endurance to reconsider limitations of the body through its various orientations to space and time. She has exhibited internationally in festivals, biennales, and galleries in North America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. She received her BFA at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts (2012), MFA at Tufts University (2014), and a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Theatre, Performance and Contemporary Live Arts at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Scuola Teatro Dimitri, Switzerland (2015). Recent writings will be included in Rated RX: Sheree Rose with and after Bob Flanagan (Ohio State University Press, 2020). Coon is a PhD candidate in practice-led research at the Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne.