JAMES SURLS has been shown in national and international solo and group exhibitions. His works are included in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Whitney Museum of Art in New York, the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
KRISTEN LODEN is the Executive Director of the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft.
CHARMAINE LOCKE is a nationally recognized artist both in group and solo exhibitions. As a sculptor, she has been inspired by social issues, architecture, and nature. She was founding director of Amazing Space and has served on the board of directors for the Aspen-Snowmass Council for the Arts, as well as Tomorrow’s Voices in Carbondale, Colorado.
LEONARD SHLAIN is the author of three critically acclaimed, national best sellers: Art and Physics: Parallel Visions in Space, Time, and Light; The Alphabet Versus the Goddess: The Conflict Between Word and Image; and Sex, Time, and Power: How Women’s Sexuality Shaped Human Evolution.