David Altmejd was born in 1974 in Montreal, Canada. He currently lives and works in New York. In 2001, Altmejd received his MFA from Columbia University. His most recent exhibitions include Flux a retrospective exhibition that has traveled from the Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris to the Mudam Luxembourg and the Musee d'art contemporain de Montreal. and Juices at Andrea Rosen Gallery. His work is in the public collections of the Art Gallery oF Ontario, the Dallas Museum of Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Whitney Museum, and the Musee d'art contemporain de Montreal.