Installation View. 2008. Image courtesy of Andrea Rosen Gallery, NY. ┬ęDavid Altmejd, Photo by Tom Powel

David Altmejd is a Montreal artist who currently lives and works in New York. He has exhibited extensively internationally, including the Istanbul Biennial in 2003, and the Whitney Biennial in 2004. Altmejd also represented Canada at the 52nd Venice Biennale (2007). He is known for creating works that explore the symbolically loaded meeting ground between geometric architectural space and figurative material.