David Reeb was born 1952 in Rehovot, Israel. Lives in Tel Aviv.
Reeb studied at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem and won in 1983 the Jaques and Eugénie Ohanna Prize for Young Israeli Artist (with Gabi Klasmer), Tel Aviv Museum of Art.
He taught arts at different workshops and schools and was a curator of an exhibition of press photographs taken in the occupied territories.
Further awards and exhibitions followed, to name foremost the documenta 10 in 1997.
Reeb is considered to be a political artist.
His works are owned by renowned national and international museums and private collections worldwide.