Thomas Scheibitz was born in 1968 in Radeberg, Germany. Having completed his studies at the Hochschule fur Bildende Kunste in Dresden in 1996 he worked in New York and Tokyo, before finally settling in Berlin. He has participated in numerous group shows at major art institutions around the world, and has had solo exhibitions at the Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Dresden, the ICA, London, the Kunstmuseum Winthethur: Museum der Bildenden Kunste, Leipzig, the Stedelijk Art Museum, Amsterdam, the Berkeley Art Museum, San Francisco, the Produzentengalerie, Hamburg, the Galerie Koch und Kesslau, Berlin, the Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva, the Galeria Fortes Vilaca, Sao Paolo, the Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, and most recently at the 2005 Venice Biennale. Forthcoming shows include The Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin and Camden Art Centre, London.