David Shrigley was born in 1968 in Macclesfield, in the United Kingdom. Now based in Glasgow, Scotland, he has shown his work in solo exhibitions at the Camden Arts Center in London; the Hammer Museum at the University of California, Los Angeles; Anton Kern Gallery in New York; and the Bard Center for Curatorial Studies in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York.
Amada Cruz is the director of the Center for Curatorial Studies Museum, Bard College, New York.
Russell Ferguson is a respected curator and writer. Formerly Associate Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, he is now the Chief Curator at the UCLA Hammer Museum.