Claire Coleman was born in 1989 in Nashville, Tennessee. She graduated from Middle Tennessee State University in 2012 with a BFA in Sculpture. She was the president of the Student Art Alliance at MTSU, a studio monitor in the MTSU department of art, and is currently the Curator at the Murfreesboro Center for the Arts. Her sculptures have been exhibited in several juried exhibitions. Her pieces won first place in the 2012 juried exhibition at the Murfreesboro Center for the Arts, as well as at the Hutton Hotel, in Nashville, and in 2011 at Moxie Art Gallery in Murfreesboro. Her sculptures appeared in The Nashville Arts Magazine in 2012, and the MTSU Honors College publication, Collage, a Journal for Creative Expression, in 2010 and 2012. She plans to continue her education, by starting a Masters in Art Therapy, or a Master of Fine Art in the fall of 2013.