Yvette Brackman was born in New York City in 1967 and has degrees from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the University of Illinois at Chicago. She was a Professor at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts from 2000 to 2007 and is a member of the Academy Council as well as the artists’ association Den Frie Udstilling. In 2012, JRP|Ringier published a monograph Systems and Scenarios. Her solo exhibition AGIT FLIGHT was shown at Overgaden – Institute of Contemporary Art in Copenhagen in November 2014. She has also exhibited at the Fifth Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Russian Federation (2013); Liverpool Biennale, United Kingdom (2012); Freies Museum, Berlin, Germany (2012); LAXART, Los Angeles, United States (2011) and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Roskilde, Denmark (2010).