Christopher Marley is an American artist born in Los Angeles and raised in the Pacific Northwest. At 18 he left home and lived for over a decade in dozens of countries pursuing a career in fashion while studying design. His unique aesthetic was honed while working for iconic brands such as Luis Vuitton, Georgio Armani, Gucci, Donna Karan and Nike.
Since opening his first gallery in Hermosa Beach, CA, his work has been coveted by collectors, investors and retailers around the world. Notable clients include exclusive retailers such as Le Bon Marche, Gumps and Bergdorf Goodman, as well as leaders in business, film and music such as Mark Parker, Guillermo del Toro and Beyonce.
An award winning photographer, he is also the author of two bestselling books. Pheromone (Pomegranate 2008) and Biophilia (Abrams 2015).
He maintains studios in Willamette Valley, Oregon and in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.