Jean-Luc Mylayne was born in Amiens, France in 1946. He has had major solo exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Cleveland, The Photographer's Gallery in London, the Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville in Paris, and the Musée d'Art Moderne in Saint-Etienne. Since 1997 Mylayne has shown regularly at the Barbara Gladstone Gallery in New York. Terrie Sultan is Director and Chief Curator of the Blaffer Gallery in Houston and the author of several books including Damaged Romanticism: A Mirror of Modern Emotion and Chuck Close Prints: Process and Collaboration.
Ralph Rugoff is the author of several celebrated books and currently serves as the Director of the CCA Watt Institute for Contemporary Arts and the Hayward Gallery in London.