Debbie Lawson was born in Dundee and lives and works in London. She graduated from Central Saint Martins and the Royal College of Art in London, UK. Solo shows include Nine Trades of Dundee: Our House at the McManus Galleries, Dundee, supported by the Scottish Arts Council; Living Rooms at Nordisk Kunst Plattform, Norway, supported by the British Council; Dysfuncadelia at Nettie Horn, London; and Chairway to Heaven at The Economist Plaza, London, commissioned by the Contemporary Art Society.
She recently completed two permanent artworks for Town Hall Hotel, London, co-commissioned and curated by Arts Admin, and her work is held in the collections of Charles Saatchi, Mario Testino, the House of Lords, the University of the Arts London and the University of Dundee.
Recent shows include Ha Ha Road at Oriel Mostyn, Llandudno, Wales (with Pipilotti Rist, Rodney Graham, Ceal Floyer and others) and Contemporary Eye: Crossovers (with Jeff Koons, Gary Hume, Grayson Perry and others) at Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, England.