Chris Coombes (Born Rinteln, 1974) graduated from Chelsea College of Art in 2010 with an MA having also studied there for BA until 1998. Recent exhibitions include a solo presentation of new work titled You Like That, taking place in a domestic setting in Belfast in 2015 curated by Alissa Kleist from CCA Derry. His work was included in The London Open at the Whitechapel Gallery in 2012 and this was later exhibited at the Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art in 2013 for the exhibition Other People’s Problems: Conflicts and Paradoxes. Coombes was shortlisted for the Red Mansion Art Prize in 2011.