Without the help, dedication, and downright generosity of the following remarkable people, Vile would not be able to update content on an almost daily basis. With the utmost appreciation, thank you.
Painter, Writer, Shotgun Owner
Michael Cleverly is an Aspen-area artist and local legend. He has been a columnist for the Aspen Times Weekly since 2000. And is co-author of the "The Kitchen Readings: Untold Stories of Hunter S. Thompson" with Sheriff Bob Braudis. We are proud to call him Vile's Aspen Bureau Chief.
Professor, Writer, Traveler
Tracey M. Hawkins is a professor of Art History in Atlanta, GA. She holds a Master's degree from Emory University where she specialized in Mannerism and Modern/Contemporary Art History. Both a collector and an artist herself, her great passion is traveling, and she has studied, lectured and adventured extensively throughout Europe, Russia and Africa. Tracey has been a contributing editor and writer for various print publications such as American Contemporary Art and Frontier Airlines magazine as well as award-winning websites, galleries, private artistic institutions and individual artists. She has also served as a director, curator and consultant for several Atlanta-based galleries representing a diversity of styles from sporting art to contemporary abstract painting and sculpture.
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