Ilan Averbuch is a sculptor living and working in Long Island City, New York. Averbuch creates large scale monumental artworks and installations for gallery and museum exhibitions in addition to outdoor public space. Ilan was born in Isreal, in 1953. From 1976-1977 Averbuch traveled to North and Sount American living between the Cordilleras and the Amazon region, a formative trip that solidified his intention to become an artist. Receiving his MFA in 1985, Averbuch’s public sculptures can be found in India, Israel, Poland, Germany, Switzerland, Canada and throughout the United States.