Born in Germany in 1946, Larry Kagan received a B.S. from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and a M.A. in Studio Arts from the State University of New York at Albany. A long time Professor of Art at Rensselear Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, he maintains studios in Troy, New York and in New York City. Kagan’s work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, and is represented in numerous private and public collections, including the Flint Institute of the Arts, Flint, MI; the Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH; and the Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, CA, to name a few. Kagan’s work was featured in an exhibition entitled Larry Kagan: Lying Shadows at the Hyde Collection in Glens Falls, NY, in 2014.