We are individuals drawn together to exercise our common beliefs in art, music, and beauty.

Ben Templesmith is a New York Times best selling artist and writer most widely known for his work in the comic book industry. As a creator, his most notable works have been 30 Days of Night (which spawned a major motion picture) Wormwood: Gentleman Corpse, and Fell. Ben is a Co-Founder of 44FLOOD.


Kasra Ghanbari is a writer, painter, art agent, and entrepreneur. He is Co-Creator/Writer of the series MONOCYTE at IDW Publishing and was Co-Editor/Compiler of the Drawing the Line Again anthology for cancer charity. Kasra has founded several biotech companies and has published nearly 40 scientific publications/abstracts in peer reviewed journals on cancer and Alzhiemer's disease. Despite having dropped out of college three times, he is Co-Founder of 44FLOOD and the Curator/Editor of TOME.


Keith Carmack is a filmmaker, writer, and musician. He directed and scored the feature full length documentary Is This Heaven? and created the series Victorie City, soon to be published with 44FLOOD/IDW. Keith is also a musical contributor to TOME Volume 2: MELANCHOLIA.