Front Cover: Aaron Parazette, Double Fade (detail), 2003
Acrylic and enamel on canvas
40 x 36 inches
Courtesy Finesilver Gallery, San Antonio

Catherine D. Anspon is the visual arts editor of PaperCity and a Houston correspondent for ARTnews.

James Bae lives and works in Berkley.

Kelly Baum is Assistant Curator of American and Contemporary Art at The Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art in Austin.

Kevin Bouchard is an artist living and working in Fort Worth.

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. He is the DFW Area Regional Editor of ARTL!ES.

Peter S. Briggs is an art historian and curator living in Lubbock.

Dan Cameron is Senior Curator At Large at the New Museum, New York.

Rebecca S. Cohen is a freelance writer based in Austin. She is the author of Art Guide Texas (UT Press) and the Austin Area Regional Editor of ARTL!ES.

Frances Colpitt is a critic and art historian. Former Chair of the Department of Art and Art History at The University of Texas at San Antonio, she is now the Deedie Potter Rose Chair of Art History at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth. She is a Corresponding Editor to Art in America and the Guest Features Editor of this issue of ARTL!ES.

Jennifer Davy is an art historian, curator and writer based in San Antonio.

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.

Angela Fraleigh is an artist based in Houston.

Francesca Fuchs is an artist based in Houston.

Anjali Gupta is a freelance writer, editor and video producer based in San Antonio. She is the Editor of ARTL!ES.

Trenton Doyle Hancock is an artist based in Houston.

Mazie McKenna Harris is Curatorial Assistant in the Agnes Mongan Center for the Study of Prints, Drawings and Photographs at the Fogg Art Museum in Cambridge.

James Hayward is an artist based in Los Angeles. He currently teaches at Art Center College of Art and Design in Pasadena.

Peggy Heinkel-Wolfe is a freelance arts and culture writer based in Argyle.

Lawrence Jennings is an artist living in San Antonio.

Rachel Koper is a freelance arts writer. She works at Gallery Lombardi in Austin.

Mary Leclre is Associate Director of the Core Residency Program, Glassell School of Art, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and a PhD candidate in art history at the University of Virginia.

Laura A. Lindenberger is a graduate student at The University of Texas at Austin and Curatorial Intern in American and Contemporary Art at The Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art.

Ileana Marcoulesco is a philosopher who contributes criticism to several magazines. She lives in Houston.

Christopher Miles is Assistant Professor of Art Theory and Criticism at California State University, Long Beach, and a 2004 recipient of a Penny McCall Award for his work as a writer and curator.

Paola Morsiani is Curator at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston.

Retha Oliver is a freelance writer and editor based in San Antonio. She is a frequent contributor to the San Antonio Express-News.

Robyn O'Neil is an artist based in Houston.

Aaron Parazette is an artist living and working in Houston.

Robert Pruitt is an artist living and working in Houston.

Diana Lyn Roberts is an arts writer, curator and consultant in San Antonio.

Noah Simblist is an artist and writer living in Dallas.

Matthew Sontheimer is an artist based in Houston.

Artist Roy Stanfield lives and works in Brooklyn. He has exhibited at the Austin Museum of Art, testsite (Austin), Fresh Up Club (Austin), Allston Skirt (Boston) and The Lab Gallery (New York).

Catherine Walworth is a freelance writer based in San Antonio.

Michelle White is Curatorial Assistant of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Museum Of Fine Arts, Houston. She is the Houston Area Regional Editor of ARTL!ES.