Born in Berlin in 1958 and a longtime resident of Los Angeles, Uta Barth has been exhibited widely in museums and galleries over the last thirty years. She is well represented in museum collections throughout the world, including The Museum of Modern Art, New York; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; the Solomon R. Guggenheim Collection, New York; Tate, London; The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; the Getty Museum, Los Angeles; the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. In 2007 Barth was named a Broad Art Foundation Fellow.