Deborah Stratman is a Chicago-based artist and filmmaker interested in landscapes and systems. Her films, rather than telling stories, pose a series of problems – and through their at times ambiguous nature, allow for a complicated reading of the questions being asked. She is the recipient of Fulbright and Guggenheim fellowships, a Creative Capital award, and she currently teaches at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Dominick Rapone has taught printmaking techniques for over twenty years. For decades, he was a professor and printshop manager at the School of Visual Arts in New York City for silkscreen, lithography, woodcut, letterpress, bookbinding, etching, and monoprint and has taught at Marymount Manhattan College, Gowanus Print Lab, and Manhattan Graphics Center. He founded Beastly Prints where he contract-prints for artists and institutions. His work has been shown and collected in national and international galleries and publications. Currently, Dominick teaches at North Carolina State University and Super G Print lab in Durham.
Jeanne Liotta (New York City) is an artist and filmmaker who makes both single-channel films other cultural ephemera such as her 'one-cut' newspaper collages, moving image installations, and live projection performances.
RaMell Ross is an artist, filmmaker and writer based in RI and Al. His work has appeared in places like the NY Times, Aperture, Harper’s Magazine,TIME, Oxford American, and the Walker Arts Center. He has been awarded an Aaron Siskind Foundation Individual Photographer’s Fellowship and a Rhode Island Foundation MacColl Johnson artist fellowship.
Razan is a filmmaker and media artist living and working in Montreal, QC, Canada.