Richard Tuttle is among the most important figures of the postminimalist generation of artists that emerged in the 1960s, along with people like Eva Hesse, Bruce Nauman, and Richard Serra. His works have been exhibited throughout the world at major public institutions, and he is in the permanent collection of museums like the Whitney Museum of American Art, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, the National Gallery of Art, and many more. He divides his time between New York and Abiquiiu, New Mexico.
Charles Bernstein, one of the founders of the Language writing movement, is one of the leading figures in contemporary poetry and poetics. He currently teaches at the State University of New York at Buffalo.