Ilona Balaga

    • Visual Arts

    London, United Kingdom

    Artist Website

    Ilona Balaga (born Israel, 1990), is a multidisciplinary artist based in Tel Aviv and London.

    Founder and manager of Balcont, an independent art space and studio at 53 Yehuda Halevi St, Tel-Aviv. Balaga graduated from Chelsea College of Art and Design  (2016, BAFA) and is a current MFA candidate at the Slade School of Art.

    Solo Exhibitions

    2021 Conventional Signs, Bar-David Museum, Kibbutz Baram. Curator: Avi Ifergan

    2019  Eye Of The Storm, Balcont, Tel Aviv. Curator: Yair Barak

    2015 Titulus, Linea De Costa, Cadiz

    ​Selected Group Exhibitions

    2021 Colour/Collage/Poetry, Slade School of Fine Art, London (online exhibition)

    2020  The Israeli Uncanny, Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa

    Liquid Logic, Binyamin Gallery, Tel Aviv

    2019  The Refrigerator #3, The Refrigerator, Tel Aviv

    2018  Shop it!, Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa

    2017  Life Live, Cuckoo’s Nest, Tel Aviv

    Prime Time, Central Gallery, Tel Aviv

    2016  Whatever Comes in Hand, Alliance House, Jerusalem

    Liminal States, Gallery On the Corner, London

    Breaking Borders, New River Studios, London

    2015  Cells, The Old Police Station, London

    INFINITY , Brixton Railway Arches, London

    2014  In Between, A side B side Gallery, London

    Slippers, Hoxton Basement , London

    In Between, TIL The invisible line Gallery, London

    Random Rules, La Culture, Tel Aviv

    Awards & Residencies

    2020 The Yehoshua Rabinovich Foundation for the Arts

    2017-2018 Gabirol Project – subsidised studio from the Tel-Aviv Municipality

    2015 Linea De Costa, Cadiz