About the Author
Barry Schwabsky is an American art critic and poet living in London. He is the author of "The Widening Circle: Consequences of Modernism in Contemporary Art" and "Opera: Poems 1981-2002", as well as contributions to "Vitamin P: New Perspectives in Painting" and to monographs and exhibition catalogues on such artists as Alighiero e Boetti, Jessica Stockholder, and Gillian Wearing. Schwabsky also co-edits the international reviews section of "Artforum" and has taught at New York University, Yale University, and Goldsmiths College.
Jennifer Higgie is the coeditor of "frieze" magazine. She has published writings on such contemporary artists as Ricky Swallow, Magnus Von Plessen, and David Noonan.