Thomas Lail is an artist and musician who exhibits in the United States and internationally. He is represented in New York by Masters Projects. Lail performs and records with soundBarn and Location Ensemble. He has published numerous reviews and essays including two catalogue essays on the work of Robert Longo and publishes poetry and experimental writing through soundBarn Press. Thomas Lail is Associate Professor of Fine Arts at Hudson Valley Community College, SUNY in Troy, NY. He lives and works in Kinderhook and Brooklyn, NY with artist Tara Fracalossi and their son, Coltrane.