Biographical Notes

Born in Tel Aviv

1969-1972 Studied art at the Free Academy, The Hague,

The Netherlands

1989-1991 TV illustrator for ABC News
1991-1996 Illustrator for Israeli television Channel 2
1992-2001 Illustrator for the Israeli daily newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth
1975-2015 Teaches painting and drawing in various frames
2007-2013

Several  etching courses at The Gottesman Etching Center -  Kibbutz Cabri

2012, 2014 Two etching courses at Crown Point Press, San Francisco
2010-2015

Working independently at the etching workshop in the Artists' House, Tel Aviv

 
Selected Solo Exhibitions
   
2015 Self-Portrait, Levinsky College of Education gallery,Tel Aviv, curator: Arie Berkowitz
2015 Creep, Exhibition wall, Artspace Tel Aviv, curator: Nir Harmat
2015

Faded Lovers, Office in Tel Aviv Gallery,Tel Aviv, curators: Irit Levin (cat.)

2011

Double Trouble, Apart.Art Gallery,  Tel Aviv, curator: Rotem Ritov

2010

Through beauty | Hagit Shahal & Ilona Ahron, the Artists' House,Tel Aviv, curator: Irit Levin

2010

Dowry. Inspiration, Stern Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, curator: Nir Harmat (catalog)

2009 Who's Who, Micky Tiroche Fine Arts, London
2008

Israel through Portraits, the National Museum of Slovakia, Bratislava, curator: Tanya Sternson (cat.) 

2008

Cartography ; Scale 6.2:1, Art Wall Project on the Artists' House's facade, Tel Aviv,   curator: Nir Harmat

2006

Seeing Me, Seeing You, Montefiore Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, curator: Irit Levin (cat.)

2003 French Manicure, Sara Erman Gallery, Tel Aviv
2000 New Works, Sara Erman Gallery, Tel Aviv
1997 Oil Paintings, Neve Tsedek Gallery, Tel Aviv, text: Talia Rapaport (cat.)
1993 Ornaments, Nelly Aman Gallery, Tel Aviv
1992 Oil Paintings, Arsuf Art Gallery, Rishpon, Israel, text: Gideon Ofrat (cat.)
1988 Drawings, Sara Levi Gallery, Tel Aviv
1987 New Works, Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv
1985 Paintings, Sara Levi Gallery, Tel Aviv
1985 Paintings, the Artists' House, Jerusalem
1984 Galerie Jean-Pierre Lavignes, Paris
1984 Portraits, Tatrama Gallery, Tel Aviv
1983 New Works, Sara Levi Gallery, Tel Aviv
1975

Works on Paper, Debel Gallery, Jerusalem

 

Selected Group Exhibitions
   
2017

The Double Mirror, Beit-Rosentalis, Jaffa, curator: Irit Levin

2016 9 X Artist Wall, Artspace Tel Aviv, curator: Dalia Danon
2016 Body Of Work, Artspace Tel Aviv, curator: Galit Rauchwerger
2016 Then and Now, Sara Erman Gallery, Tel Aviv, curator: Sara Erman
2015 Flowers, Sara Erman Gallery, Tel Aviv, curator: Mira Cedar
2015

Woman – Many Faces, Raanana city Gallery, Israel, curator: Orna Fichman (cat.)

2015 Following Collections, the Art Workshop Gallery of Yavne, Israel, curator: Irit Levin (cat.)
2015

Hebrew and Art corner, Heichal Hatarbut, Rishon Lezion, curator: Efi Gen

2014 International Juried Print Exhibition, New Grounds gallery, Albuquerque, U.S.A
2014 Ode to a Woman, Office in Tel Aviv Gallery, curator: Rachel Sukman
2013 Not-Book, Beit Ha'ir Urban culture museum, Tel Aviv, curator Guy Morag
2012 Me and Other Animals, Artists' House, Tel Aviv, Curator: Nurit Zilberger
2012

Hidden Treasures, The Diaghilev, Tel Aviv, curator: Tamar Tadmor

2011

To See Rock 'n Roll, the Artist's House, Tel Aviv, curators: Irit Levin & Arie Berkowitz   (cat.)

2011

 Kav / Ketem / Ot, Light House Gallery, Tel Aviv,,curator: Galit Rauchwerger

2010

Objects of Desire, Stern Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, curator: Debby Luzia (cat.)

2010

Variations on Studio, Dan Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, curator: Irit Levin (cat.)

2009

Small Object-Not a Painting, Shoham Gallery, Tel Aviv,  curator: Hana Shir

2009

Every Monday and Thursday, the Etching Workshop, the Artists' House, Tel Aviv, curator: Galit Rauchverger

2008

Time Tunnel, the Municipal Gallery of Art, Givatayim, curator: Daniel Cahana-Levensohn, text: Gideon Ofrat (cat.)

2007

Viewing the Portrait, Danon Gallery, Tel Aviv, curators: Dalia Danon and Irit Levin, text: Nir Harmat

2007

Abie Nathan – Man of Peace, Art Workshop Gallery of Yavne, curator: Roni Reuven (cat.)

2006 Israeli Artists, the National Museum of Jewish Culture in Bratislava, Slovakia
2005

LeHaim, The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan, curator: Hana Kofler (book)

2005

Tel Aviv Profile, facade of Tel Aviv's City Hall Building, curators: Kethy Bar and Udi Rosenwein (book)

2003

Regarding Beauty, Stern Gallery, Tel Aviv, curator: Debi Luzia

2003

55 Laila Nights (Laila Schwartz), Rachel and Israel Pollak Gallery, Kalisher, Tel Aviv (cat.)

2003 Flowers, Sara Erman Gallery, Tel Aviv
2003 Pretense, Sara Erman Gallery, Tel Aviv
1996

Artists – Messengers of Peace, Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, curator: Doron Polak (cat.)

1996

Healing the Breach, Yadayim Gallery, Jaffa, curators: Vered Shomron and Iris Nadel (cat.)

1994

Encounter, Tuyap Exhibition Center, Istanbul, Turkey, curator: Doron Polak

1994 Dialogue, Bad Kissingen, Germany, curator: Doron Polak
1991 44 Laila, Frauen Museum, Bonn, Germany
1991

Identity Card, the Artist's House, Tel Aviv, curator: Sorin Heller (cat.)

1988 Shame, Rega Gallery, Tel Aviv
1988

Haifa: Portrait of a City, Haifa Museum of Modern Art, curator: Ilana Teicher (cat.)

1984 People, the Artist's House, Tel Aviv
1984

Black Exhibition, Dizengoff Center, Tel Aviv, curator: Ziva Ron

1976 7 Artists, Hakibbutz Gallery, Tel Aviv
1975

Young Artists, 1975, Julie M. Gallery, Tel Aviv, curator: Amnon Barzel

 

 

Selected Collections

 

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

The National Museum of Slovakia, Bratislava

Israel Discount Bank

The Joseph Hackmey Collection, Tel Aviv

David Louis – Royal Beach Hotel, Eilat, Israel

Ran Rahav, Savyon, Israel