“The diligence that happens in my studio is balanced by the inclusion of fun, personal aspects. For instance I like to play I Love Lucy in the background when I build and stretch my canvases, and I listen to a lot of podcasts while painting.”

Lowe balances her time between creating documentaries, showing work in exhibitions, and sharing her knowledge as a professor at Gustavus Adolphus College.

John Gaunt has been active in higher education teaching since 1995. Educated in the United States and abroad, he maintains a studio practice in Minneapolis that embraces generative processes through painting, drawing, and model building.