Pat Binder was born in 1960 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She has studied Visual Arts and Art Education at the National Arts School in Buenos Aires (Argentina), the University of British Columbia, Vancouver and the University of Victoria (Canada). She has held residencies in Germany, Great Britain and Switzerland. She presently lives as a visual artist in Berlin. She has participated in, amongst other exhibitions, the 1994 and 1997 editions of the Biennial of Havana, the selection of the 5th Havana Biennial at the Ludwig-Forum Aachen, Germany and the exhibition Heimat/Kunst at the House of World Cultures Berlin early this year. Her most important solo show was at the ifa-Galerie Berlin (the gallery of the Institute of Foreign Affairs) in 1996.
In 1996, she initiated and developed with G. Haupt, the Internet project Universes in Universe, an information and communication system dedicated to the presentation of art from the Americas, Africa and Asia-Pacific.