Will Owen is an artist working primarily with design, interactive media, sound, and food. He's interested in the social intersections of the organic & synthetic, memory & perceived reality, and Fozzie Bear & Miss Piggy.
Stephen Polk is an educator, researcher, and community organizer from Denver, CO. He has been involved in numerous movements and projects, from anti-war organizing to 10 years of collective living, Occupy Denver to food justice and gardening. For his artist-residency with Utopia School and Flux Factory, he is spearheading a Participatory Action Research project that empowers participants to work towards positive change on issues that are important to the group.