Chris Orr RA was born in 1943. He lives and works in London. He has made paintings and original prints throughout his career with a strong narrative bias, which frequently comment on social mores and events. He was Professor of Printmaking at the Royal College of Art 1998 to 2008 and Treasurer of the Royal Academy 2014 to 2018. His work is in many public an private collections, His most recent book published by the Royal Academy is “The Miserable Lives of Fabulous Artists”.