alex cruse is an Oakland-based interdisciplinary artist and writer, and also works as gallery curator and volunteer coordinator for Artists' Television Access. cruse is half of DROUGHT SPA, with Kevin CK Lo; they have performed and exhibited across the U.S. and world. cruse's first book of poetry, CONTRAVERSE was published in 2017 by Timeless, Infinite Light. Other work can be found in SFMOMA Open Space, CLOG Journal x Artificial Intelligence, ARMED CELL, Elderly, 'Pider Mag, Amerarcana No. 7, the Living Room Light Exchange anthology STATE CHANGE, The Los Angeles Times, and elsewhere.