Lawrence Carroll, b.1954 in Melbourne, Australia. Lives and works in Los Angeles, California and Venice, Italy. Graduated from Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles, in 1980. Exhibitions include: Solo, Galerie Karsten Greve, Paris (2013), Solo, Buchmann Galerie Berlin (2009), Solo, Tannery Arts, curated by Simon Callery, London (2004), ‘Lawrence Carroll / Sean Scully’, Lawing Gallery, Houston (1999), ‘The Material Imagination’, Guggenheim Museum SoHo, New York (1995). Collections include: Guggenheim Museum, New York, Chase Manhattan Bank, New York, MOCA, Los Angeles, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, California, Museo Cantonale d’Arte Lugano, Switzerland, National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo.