Michael Carter (b. 1975, Cambridge, MA, lives and works in Los Angeles, CA) received a MFA from Claremont Graduate University. His work is an investigation into metaphysical theories of art and the cultural history of science, philosophy, and religion.

Recent exhibitions include Hansell Art Gallery of the Philosophical Research Society, Los Angeles, CA; JOAN, Los Angeles, CA; Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles, CA and Bucharest, RO; Laband Gallery at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA; the Art Gallery at Glendale Community College, Glendale, CA; Machine Project, Los Angeles, CA; Steve Turner, Los Angeles, CA; and Roberts Projects, Culver City, CA.