Curt Cloninger is a writer, teacher, artist, and designer. He is the author of Hot-Wiring Your Creative Process (2006) and Fresh Stylesfor Web Designers (2001). His work has been featured in The NewYorkTimes and I.D. Magazine, on ABC World News, and at exhibitions from Korea to Brazil. Curt frequently speaks at international art and design conferences, and is a Lecturer of Multimedia Arts & Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Asheville. His sites are lab404.com, playdamage.org, and deepyoung.org.