David Lachman earned his MFA in painting from Northwestern University and an undergraduate degree in Art and Art History from Oberlin College. He is an interdisciplinary artist who currently works primarily in Film/Video, Installation, and Painting/Drawing. Lachman lives in Massachusetts where he works as a studio assistant for the painter Stephen Hannock. He was a Massachusetts Cultural Council Artists Grant Program Finalist in Sculpture/Installation Art in 2007. His work has been supported by grants from the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, the Northwestern University Center for Interdisciplinary Research in the Arts, and the Pittsfield Cultural Council, and has been exhibited at museums, galleries and alternative venues in over 20 countries on 6 continents, including the United States of America, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, Italy, Iceland, Israel, Argentina, Brazil, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Bangladesh, Germany, Greece, Sweden, Norway, Switzerland, Spain, the Russian Federation, the Czech Republic, Austria, Alaska, Texas, the Republic of Albania, and the Amundson-Scott South Pole Station, Antarctica.