Born in Miami Fl, Ron Yavnieli wanted to be a professional Creator of Cartoons from a very young age. Some of his earliest and still strongest influences were classics such as Popeye, Looney Tunes, Droopy, Tom & Jerry, all things Disney, Ren and Stimpy, Beavis and Butthead, Wallace and Gromit, and Will Vinton's Claymation work from the 80's.
Sarah Marcotte is a science and engineering communicator. She began her career in museums with Art History but through a bizarre experience on a New York City sidewalk, she fell in love with science and engineering–subjects she’d never given a second glance in high school.
Exploring identities psychologically in different ethnicity backgrounds, cultures, genders, and environment conditions is Ching Ching Cheng's multidisciplinary practice through drawings, paintings, sculptures, installation, photography and video work.
Adam Jay Epstein spent his childhood in Great Neck, NY when he wasn't held captive aboard his father's sailboat. He spent many days sitting in the neighborhood park, travelling to fantasy lands in his head (occasionally when he was supposed to be doing his homework.)