Maurice Doherty was born in N.Ireland in 1972. Doherty graduated from the University of Ulster, Belfast, in 1997 and completed a Masters in Fine Art at the Glasgow School of Art, in 2001. He lives and works in Glasgow and Berlin. Doherty's work has recently been exhibited at MMX, Berlin,The Project Room, Glasgow, City Art Rooms, Auckland, Vulpes Vulpes, London, and The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh. Solo exhibitions of his work include Schalter Gallery, Berlin, GI Festival of Contemporary Art, Glasgow Science Centre, Catalyst Arts, Belfast, The Floating Series, Berlin, Tramway, Glasgow and the Collective Gallery, Edinburgh.