J. A. W. Cooper was born in England and grew up in Africa, Sweden, Ireland, various other locations throughout Europe, and California. Cooper has always cultivated a deep curiosity for the natural world and is inspired by forms found in nature, curio cabinets, fashion photography, and nipples in general.
Esao Andrews born 1978 in Mesa, Arizona is an American painter, working with oil on wood panels. His work blends gothic grotesque, erotic and surrealism.