Born in Tel Aviv in 1957, Michal Rovner studied cinema, television, photography, philosophy and art. Since moving to New York in 1987, Rovner has participated in numerous exhibitions, and is included in major museum and private collections. Her video installations have been shown at the Tate Gallery in London, at P.S. 1 in New York, at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam, and in the Whitney's 2000 Biennial Exhibition. Michal Rovner divides her time between her farm in Israel and her studio in New York.