David Reed was born in 1946 in San Diego, California and lives and works in New York. Reed has exhibited internationally in numerous museums. His recent solo exhibitions include Kunstmuseen Krefeld, Museum Haus Lange, Krefeld, Germany (2015); Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin, Germany with Mary Heilmann (2015); Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany (2012). His work is included in the permanent collections of the Guggenheim Museum, New York; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; The Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego; Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main, Germany; Mumok, Vienna, Austria; Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz; Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Switzerland among others. Recent group exhibitions include Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age, Museum Brandhorst, Munich, Germany and Jackson Pollock’s Mural: Energy Made Visible, Deutsche Bank Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany. Reed’s work was included in the 1975 and 1989 Whitney Biennial Exhibitions.