Hovey Brock is an artist, writer, and educator who lives and works in Brooklyn. He is a graduate of Princeton University and the School of Visual Arts. He shows regularly in galleries in the United States and in France. He is the recipient of a fellowship from the NEA, and has had his work sold to public and private collections. Currently he is teaching undergraduate art history at York, CUNY, and Molloy in Hempstead, Long Island. He is also teaching studio art at Montclair State in Montclair, New Jersey. He writes regularly for the Brooklyn Rail and Art Ltd., a bi-monthly glossy dedicated to looking at art in America from a West Coast perspective.