Wendy Weil Atwell is a freelance critic based in San Antonio.
James Bae lives and works in Berkeley.
Matthew Bourbon is an artist and Assistant Professor of Art at the University of North Texas in Denton. He also writes for Flash Art and New York Arts Magazine and is the DFW Area Regional Editor of ARTL!ES.
Katherine Bovee is a Portland, Oregon-based artist, writer, graphic designer and regular contributor to PORT (www.portlandart.net).
Poet and educator D.F. Brown is the author of Returning Fire, The Other Half of Everything and, most recently, Assuming Blue. He lives in Houston with artist Tracye Wear.
Elizabeth L. Delaney is an art historian and freelance writer living in Fort Worth.
John Devine is a freelance critic based in Houston.
Bill Davenport is an artist and writer who has lived in Houston since 1990. His quirky sculptures have appeared in many shows since. He has written roughly 80,000 words about art in Texas for ARTL!ES, Glasstire and the Houston Chronicle.
Caroline Ewing is an MA candidate in Art History at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, focusing on contemporary West African art.
John Ewing is a freelance writer and editor based in New York and writes for Modern Painters and ArtNexus. He is the Copy Editor of ARTL!ES.
Garland Fielder is an artist and writer based in Denton. He holds an MFA in Painting from the University of North Texas and has exhibited regionally, nationally and internationally.
Anjali Gupta is a freelance video producer and critic based in San Antonio. She is the Editor of ARTL!ES and is currently editing a monograph to accompany Thomas Glassford's retrospective CADĂ?VER EXQUISITO at MUCA in Mexico City.
Margo Handwerker is Curatorial Assistant of Modern and Contemporary Art and Prints and Drawings at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
Peggy Heinkel-Wolfe is a freelance arts and culture writer based in Argyle.
Hanna Hillerova is an artist based in Austin. She is also Director of Creative Research Lab, an extension of the University of Texas at Austin.
Artists Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler split their time between London and Austin.
Artist Max Kazemzadeh is Assistant Professor and founder of the Electronic Media Art program at the University of North Texas in Denton. He is presently working on Texelectronica, an international new-media symposium and exhibition, which will be held in Fort Worth in October 2006.
Ashley Kistler is Curator of the Visual Arts Center of Richmond, Virginia.
Lyra Kilston is a writer living in Brooklyn. She is currently collaborating on an artist's book about image excess.
Joseph Lim is currently a student in art history and architecture at Rice University, Houston.
Nikki Moore is a recent graduate of the S.M.Arch.S program in Theory, History and Criticism at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She lives in Austin.
Artist, writer and ARTL!ES delivery boy Kurt Dominick Mueller is pursuing an MFA degree at the University of Texas at Austin.
Paula Owen is President of the Southwest School of Art & Craft in San Antonio. She is the guest editor of this issue's special section on Process.
Ebony Porter is a musician, writer and multimedia artist living in Austin. Her films appeared in Faces of Austin in 2006. She is originally from Adelaide, Australia.
After attending Bard College's Center for Curatorial Studies, Risa Puleo is no longer an ingĂ©nue. She coordinates testsite and is a contributing editor to might be good, both projects of Fluent~Collaborative, and runs The Donkey Show out of her house in East Austin. Her interests are conflicted.
Justin Quinn received his MA in Art History and MFA in Printmaking at the University of Iowa. He is Assistant Professor of Art at the University of North Texas in Denton.
Dinah Ryan is Assistant Professor of English at Principia College.
Kathryn Shields is Assistant Professor of Art and Art History at the University of Texas at Arlington.
Charissa N. Terranova is Assistant Professor of Art History at Southern Methodist University and an art critic at the Dallas Observer. She is currently working on two manuscripts on the subject of le grand ensemble, a postwar suburban housing type in France.
Michelle Gonzales Valdez is an artist and writer based in San Antonio.
Gilbert Vicario is Assistant Curator of Latin American Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and Coordinator for the International Center for the Arts of the Americas.
Catherine Walworth is a freelance writer and artist based in San Antonio.
Roger White is an artist based in New York.