Richard Prince was born in the Panama Canal Zone in 1949 and moved to New York in 1973. He had his first solo show in 1983 at the Institute of Contemporary Art, London. Since then he has exhibited in numerous important solo and group shows throughout the world. Prince is represented by Gagosian Gallery and Gladstone Gallery, New York and Sadie Coles HQ, London. He lives and works in Upstate New York.