Chris Abrahams was born in 1965 in Sydney, Australia. He studied at University of NSW, College of Fine arts with majors in Etching and Art Education and recently completed a Master of Arts, specializing in Visual Arts at University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba. For the last 30 years he has exhibited in solo and group exhibitions here in Australia and overseas. He predominantly works in the etching and painting media and uses a variety of etching techniques such as Hard Ground, Aquatint, Drypoint and Soft Ground on copper or zinc plates. Presently, he is doing his Doctor of Creative Arts at University of exploring how the body may be employed to make a portrait of Self.