STEVE VENRIGHT is a visual artist whose books include Spiral Agitator (Coach House Books 2000) and Floors of Enduring Beauty (Mansfield Press, 2007). Through his Torpor Vigl Records Label, he has released such extraordinary recordings at The Tubular West by singer-composer Samuel Andreyev and Dreaming Like Mad with Diion McGregor (Yet More Outrageous Recordings of the World's Most Renowned Sleeptalker). Steve was born in Sarnia, Ontario in 1961. At the age of twenty, he crossed the plains of Southwestern Ontario and has resided in Toronto ever since.