Tony Tasset (b. 1960) moved to Chicago from Cincinnati in 1983, and began attending Northwestern University and The School of The Art Institute of Chicago. He received his MFA from SAIC in 1985. Recent exhibitions have included Tony Tasset: As it Is (2000) at The Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio, The Body in Photographs: A Recent Gift from Eileen and Peter Norton (2000) at Bard College, and an exhibition at Feigen Contemporary in New York (2000).