Christopher Lee was born 1962 in Harlem. In 1972, he was accepted into the prestigious Dalton Preparatory school on an affirmative action scholarship. He went on to study fine arts at Rhode Island School of Design. In the eighties he embraced all aspects of the New York downtown scene. His work deals with an editorial examination of various aspects of the New York School from Abstract Expressionism, Pop and Graffiti. He has exhibited throughout the North Atlantic region from Providence, the Hamptons, NYC and Washington, DC. He currently resides in Jersey City, NJ.