Dave Greber was born in Philadelphia in 1982. He studied media production at Middle Bucks Institute for Technology, Temple University, and Universiteit van Amsterdam. In 2005, he moved to New Orleans where he produced documentaries for non-profits and musical acts, regional advertisements, and independent films. In 2009, he started calling himself "an artist" and started creating site-specific video installations for museums, galleries, and media festivals. He is a member of the Front, an artist-run collective, where he is both a curator and exhibitor.