Francesca Lowe was born in London in 1979. She graduated from the Royal Academy Schools in 2004 and has exhibited in London, New York and Beijing. In 2008 she represented the UK at the Beijing Biennale at the National Art Museum Beijing. She won the Red Mansion Prize in 2003, and the Deutsche Bank Pyramid Award for Fine Art in 2004. Her work explores the human journey through life and time. She lives and works in London.