Carl White was born in Liverpool, England in 1969. He Studied at the Alberta College of Art & Design from 1989-1992 in Calgary, Alberta. Carl White draws on his vast knowledge of art history and combines this with contemporary imagery to evoke historical context to his paintings. Combining various periods of art, his painting Flourish, identifies differential depictions of the horse throughout the centuries. His paintings and drawings have been featured in many solo and group exhibitions across Canada since 1992 and reside in numerous private collections nationally and internationally. White currently lives and works in Calgary, Alberta where he is exceedingly active in the art scene, as well as the community.