Andrew Berardini was born in California and is mostly a writer. His work is mostly fictive and he spends a lot of time on the contemporary art of Los Angeles, where he lives. He is an editor for Artslant and Mousse; a contributor to Artforum and Public Fiction; and the founder, with Sarah Williams, of the Art Book Review. He recently curated Chris Johanson: Within the River of Time Is My Mind at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. He is currently at work on a book about color.