Benjamin Edwards (b. 1970) was born in Iowa City. He received his BA from the University of California in 1991 and his MFA from Rhode Island School of Design in 1997. He has exhibited his work throughout the US and internationally at the PS1 Center for Contemporary Art in collaboration with MoMA; the Stedelijk Museum in Holland; the Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan; and the Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard, Paris, France. His work is also in numerous collections including the Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA; Goldman Sachs Corporate Collection, NY; the Harsch Investment Properties, Portland, OR; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; the New York Public Library, NY and The Progressive Corporation, Mayfield, Ohio.