Merlin Carpenter was born in 1967. His works have been shown internationally in both solo and group exhibitions, most recently at Formalist Sidewalk Poetry Club, Miami (2010) and Overduin and Kite, Los Angeles (through March 12th, 2011). From 2007 to 2009 Carpenter presented a series of performance painting exhibitions with the title The Opening. „Heroes” is his fifth solo show in Berlin. It was on view at MD72 from 6 pm on February 13th to March 26th, 2011.