Was born in 1944 in Rehovot, Israel. He lives and works in New York. He received a BFA from Pratt Institute in 1968 and a MFA from Yale University in 1973. Steinbach has held solo exhibitions at Kunsthalle Zurich and Serpentine Galleries, London (2014); CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale on Hudson (2013); The Artist’s Institute, New York (2012); Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin and Haus der Kunst, Munich (2000); Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna (1997); Castello di Rivoli, Turin (1995); Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (with Ettore Spalletti) (1993); Witte de With, Centre for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam (1992) and CAPC Musée d’Art Contemporain, Bordeaux (1988). Since the 90’s his work has been included in many group exhibitions in the main art institutions of the world. His work was included in Documenta IX and the Biennale of Sydney in 1992, the 1997 Venice Biennale, the 2000 Biennale de Lyon, and La Triennale, Paris, in 2012.