Haim Steinbach was born in Rehovot, Israel, in 1944 and moved to New York City in 1957, where he has lived since. He graduated from the Pratt Institute in 1968 and received his MFA from Yale University in 1973. Steinbach’s work has been the subject of solo exhibitions at Artists Space, New York (1979), the Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna (1997), and the Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin (2000). His sculptural installations have been included in myriad group exhibitions: among them, at the Guggenheim Museum, New York (1993); the Musée Rodin, Paris (2011); and the Victoria and Albert Museum, London (2011). He lives and works in New York.