Lawrence Carroll
Melbourne (Australia), 26.10.1954 - Colone (Germany), 21.05.2019
Lawrence Carroll was an Australian-born American artist. His family immigrated to the United States in 1958 arriving first to Santa Monica and later settling in Newbury Park, California, where he would spend the rest of his childhood and early adult life. In 1984 Carroll moved to New York City with his own young family, having his first solo exhibition at Stux Gallery in 1988. In 1989 he was invited by Harald Szeemann to participate in the international exhibition, Einleuchten, at the Deichtorhallen in Hamburg. In 1992 he was invited by Jan Hoet, to take part in docu -menta IX, Kassel, Germany, after which, his international exhibiting began in earnest. Since then, he has exhibited his work in numerous solo and group exhibitions and his works are found in many public and private collections around the world.