Laurence Quirk studied fine arts and architecture in college and received a Master of Architecture degree from Tulane University.
He works on his paintings, writing, and architectural projects from his home studio in Lindsay, Virginia.
To what lengths will an aspiring artist go to achieve success? Conspiracy? Fraud? Murder? Will Hogan faces moral dilemmas in his quest for artistic recognition, and the woman who shares his dream may not be the best influence. When Pope Paul III pardoned Benvenuto Cellini of murder because he was an artist, he set a bad precedent for these two.