Erik Binder studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design, in the studio of professor Jankovič, Professor Fischer, and at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague, with Associate Professor Kokolia. He was twice finalist of Oskár Čepan Award, in 2003 represented Slovakia at the prestigious Venice Biennale. In 2010 he defended a dissertation Intersections of Science and Art. He exhibits his works in Slovakia and abroad (France, Spain, Germany, Hungary, Austria…) and participates in selective exhibitions of contemporary art in Europe on a regular basis. His works are represented in the collections of the Slovak National Gallery, City Gallery of Bratislava, SOGA Auction House, Nedbalka Gallery, ZOYA Gallery, Societé General, European Central Bank in Frankfurt, UniCredit Collection Italia, European Investment Bank in Luxemburg, and in many Slovak and foreign private collections.