Born and raised in New York, Greg Lamarche created his rst collages in the sixth grade when he used reworks wrappers found in his schoolyard. In 1981 he began writing grati on the streets and subways, and published SKILLS, a seminal grati magazine, in the early 1990s.

Lamarche has worked as both ne artist and graphic designer since 2000, and has been featured in numerous publications including the New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Boston Phoenix, Print, Juxtapoz, Modern Painters and Arkitip among others. He recently designed the cover of WORLD PIECEBOOK, (Sascha Jenkins and David Villorente, 2011, Prestel Publishers) and is featured in CUTTING EDGES: CONTEMPORARY COLLAGE, (R. Klantin, H. Hellige and J. Gallagher, editors; 2011, Die Gestalten Verlag, publishers).