Dominic Denis was born in 1963, studying first at Chelsea School of Art and later at Goldsmiths’ College London.

His paintings on acrylic and vinyl have been shown in several group exhibitions including Modern Medicine, Building One and British Art in Basel both in 1990. Denis is listed in the catalogue of the seminal YBA exhibition Freeze but did not show any work.

In 1990 he exhibited at the Harry Zellweger Gallery in Lugano.