U.S.-born ANDREA ROBBINS and German MAX BECHER both received BFAs from Cooper Union. They have had solo exhibitions at Photographische Sammlung, Cologne, Germany; the Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago; Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco; American Fine Arts, New York; Robert B. Menschel Photography Gallery, Syracuse, New York; and elsewhere. They have been in numerous group exhibitions in venues including the Guggenheim, Bilbao and in New York at the Whitney Museum of American Art, International Center of Photography, the Guggenheim, the New Museum, Dia Art Foundation, the Jewish Museum, and Museum of Modern Art. They are represented in New York by Sonnabend Gallery, and their work is in major collections such as the International Center of Photography, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Guggenheim, the Jewish Museum, and the Maison Europeenne de la Photographie in Paris. MAURICE BERGER is a fellow at the Vera List Center for Art and Politics, New School University, New York, and curator of the Center for Art and Visual Culture, University of Maryland Baltimore County. He is the author of nine books, including the critically acclaimed White Lies: Race and the Myths of Whiteness (1999) - a finalist for the Horace Mann Bond Book Award of W.E.B. DuBois Institute at Harvard University. Throughout her prolific career, LUCY LIPPARD has edited or written over eighteen books on artists or art movements, including On the Beaten Track: Tourism, Art, and Place (1999) and The Lure of the Local: Sense of Place in a Multicentered Society (1997). A Guggenheim fellowship recipient, she has written for Art in America, the Village Voice, and other publications. Lippard lives in New York City and New Mexico.