A former New York Times fellow, Ben is a published poet and copywriter at VSA. His poems and book reviews appear in AGNI, Boston Review, Fence, Kenyon Review, The New Yorker, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. He holds degrees from Harvard and NYU. His fav bookstore is the Montclair Book Center, near where he grew up.
Liz has developed creative work for clients like IBM, Museum of the City of New York, Whitney Museum, SF MoMA, Center for Architecture, Time Inc. Digital and Mount Sinai. She holds a BFA in Graphic Design and Industrial Design from Rhode Island School of Design. Her work has been positively reviewed by The New York Times and The New Yorker. Her fav bookstore is The Last Bookstore in LA.
Javier is a designer whose work explores the collaborative nature of performance and/as publishing in design. His body of work includes projects for IBM, the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, the Vilcek Foundation, the Ecuadorian President's Office, and Samsung. He received a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and an MFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art. His fav bookstore is Printed Matter.