Fred Sandback was born in 1943 in Bronxville, New York. After receiving a B. A in philosophy at Yale University, he studied sculpture at Yale School of Art and Architecture. In 1981 the Dia Art Foundation initiated and maintained a museum of Sandback’s work, the Fred Sandback Museum in Winchendon, Massachusetts, which was open until 1996. His work is permanently on view at Dia:Beacon. Sandback died in 2003.
Fred Sandback Archive
The Fred Sandback Archive was established in 2007 primarily to create and maintain an archival resource on the art of Fred Sandback.