Laurence Young lives and paints in Provincetown.
His current work utilizes black and white historical images of Cape Cod, creating contemporary paintings with a twist of history. Young graduated with a BFA from the University of Hartford and a Masters degree from Rhode Island school of design in 1978. He then went on to NYC where he became owner and founder of Young Ideas-a printed fabric design company. In 1990 he left NYC to become a full-time painter and landed in Provincetown. Young has exhibited nationally and internationally and is currently represented by Alden Gallery in Provincetown.