Larkin Ford spent his formative years in a small town in western North Carolina. He earned his BFA degree at UNC Asheville and his MFA at Georgia State University. He was one of The Oxford American magazine’s New Superstars of Southern Art. He has exhibited work at Whitespace, the Callanwolde Fine Arts Center, Thomas Deans Gallery, Gallery 72, and Eyedrum. Ford teaches as a Visiting Lecturer in Drawing and Painting at GSU.