Ben Mitchell

Ben Mitchell ia an independent curator, writer and art editor of the journal, basalt. Mitchell is a recipient of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities and Humanities Montana....

David Francis
David Francis

David Francis works primarily as an artist-curator with a practice informed by archaeology (field excavator, 1985 – 2005) and poetics (MFA, PhD in Poetry and Critical Theory, University of Washington).

Shelly Leavens

Shelly Leavens earned a B.A. in anthropology and international studies with a minor in German from Penn State University, and a M.A.

Emma Jane Levitt

Emma Jane Levitt is a Seattle based artist working in printmaking, collage, photography, textile and artist's books.  As an artist, Emma is interested in the intersection and interplay of time, water and memory.

Gail Tremblay
Gail Tremblay

Onondaga and Mi’kmaq writer, teacher, and mixed media artist Gail Tremblay was born in 1945 in Buffalo, New York.  She graduated from the University of New Hampshire in 1967 and received a M.F.A. in Creative Writing from the University of Oregon, Eugene in 1969.

Miles R. Miller
Miles R. Miller

Miles R. Miller is a bead artist with the Yakama/Nez Perce tribe. He was born and raised in the Yakima Valley to Geraldine A. Pinkham-Miller of Wapato and Frank R. Miller of White Swan.

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