Karen Schiff (MFA/PhD) is an artist and wordsmith based in New York. In 2016, her "#" drawings appeared in exhibitions at Union College (NY) and Fred Giampietro Gallery (CT). She participated in the "Untitled (Stone Painting)" performance on Coenties Slip (NYC), and she presented at language-related art conferences in The Hague and Montreal. Her writings have been published in Art in America, Tate, Etc., Art Journal, The Brooklyn Rail, Momus, Big, Red & Shiny, and elsewhere. Her essay on "Consideration (As an Antidote to Critique)" is forthcoming in Beyond Critique (Bloomsbury). She tweets at @KLSchiff.