Brian Ulrich PictureBrian Ulrich was born 1971 in Northport, NY. His photographs portraying contemporary consumer culture reside in major museum collections such as the Art Institute of Chicago, the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, and the Museum of Contemporary Photography.

Ulrich has had solo exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art; the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego; the Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago; the Julie Saul Gallery; and the Robert Koch Gallery. His work has also been included in many group exhibitions such as the Art Institute of Chicago; the Museum of Contemporary Photography; Galerie f5.6 in Munich; the Krannert Art Museum; the Cleveland Museum of Art; the Walker Art Center; and the Carnegie Museum; among others.


Clifton Meador PictureClifton Meador is a book artist. He has been making books-as-art for thirty years, and still finds the codex, as an artistic form, deeply engaging. His books frequently combine photography, writing, and design as part of a unified whole: the book as an original experience in art.

Clifton is the Director of the Interdiciplinary MFA program in the Book & Paper department of Columbia College Chicago.

Art Drift by Ian Issitt, New Bound Media