Sangram Majumdar (b. 1976, Kolkata, India) has an MFA from Indiana University and a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. Majumdar has had multiple solo shows across the United States. His accolades include a Gottlieb Foundation Individual Support Grant, Mellon Faculty Fellowship in Arts, New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in Painting, a Purchase Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, a MacDowell Fellowship, a residency at Yaddo, and a Marie Walsh Sharpe Space Program Grant. He is an Assistant Professor of Painting and Drawing at the University of Washington. The artist lives and works in Seattle, Washington.
M. Pravat (b. 1972, Kolkata, India) completed his Bachelor's degree in painting in 2002 and his Master's in 2004, both from the Faculty of Fine Arts at M.S. University, Baroda. His art practice examines architectural forms and materials through a fractured lens. Over the years, his works have been presented in solo and group exhibitions, biennales, and art fairs across the world. He is a member of the Layout collective along with artists Navid Tschopp, Susanta Mondal, and architect S. Boka. Their projects have been exhibited in the Kochi-Muziris Biennale, 2012, Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, 2013, INSERT, 2014, the Colombo Biennale, 2014, and in non-institutional sites in Delhi and Zurich. He was a recipient of the Pro Helvetia artist residency in Switzerland.