Judith Lungen

    • Visual Arts

    Jerusalem, Israel


    June 16, 2021 - July 31, 2021

    Various locations
    June 20, 2021 - November 27, 2021

    Various locations

    Born in Jersey City, New Jersey, raised in upstate New York’s Borscht Belt, Judith studied water color painting with Robert Longo and learned set design during her apprenticeship at the Mountaindale Playhouse, Musical Summer Stock Repertory Theatre-in-the-Round.

    After making Aliyah and serving in the IDF (Nahal), Judith apprenticed with Israeli sculptor, Robbi Scharf at Kibbutz Hulda. Working in watercolors, charcoals and acrylics she was commissioned to paint several murals for the kibbutz along with exhibiting at their “Galleria B’Ya’ar.”

    Traveling through Europe, exhibiting in Amsterdam, Brighton & Hove and London. Judith was invited to mount solo exhibitions at the “Beck Gallery,” Catskill Art Society Sullivan County, New York and at North London’s “Women Art Alliance”

    Judith subsequently participated in the “Royal Society of Women Artists Exhibition”  The Mall Galleries, The Mall, London.

    Remaining in London Judith gratefully credits award-winning Art Director and Graphic Designer, the late Amelia Edwards as her greatest mentor while they worked together at Walker Books, a children’s book publishing company.

    Judith was Art Director/Graphic Designer for several Israeli and American based companies including, “Piccolo Productions,” “Jerusalem Film Center,” “Jerusalem Film Festival,” “World Tolerance Center,” “Chapeau Noir, An Original Musical,” and “A Touch of Magic!” a motion picture fantasy.

    Expanding into the world of film, Judith was invited to screen her short videos at the 2016 and 2017 Academy of Film and the Arts Exhibitions in Ghent, Belgium.

    Eighteen months ago Judith embarked on a major project. Since releasing a segment of her work from FATHER GIRI’S DIARY, A PILGRIM’S JOURNEY (a collection of 0ver 60 digital paintings that explore Hebraic, Hindu, Catholic, Ethiopian Yoruban themes and imagery), Judith has been invited to 16 international competitions and exhibitions, recipient of five awards.

    EIGHTEEN EXHIBITIONS IN FOUR MONTHS  RECIPIENT OF SEVEN AWARDS

    Since releasing her digital paintings three months ago, Judith’s paintings have been selected for sixteen exhibitions, recipient of five awards.

    THE EIGHTEEN EXHIBITIONS:

    CONTEMPORARY ART GALLERY ONLINE    (CAGO) 2021 All Women Artists

    ARTGALLERY 118    “When She Rises, We Rise”

    LAS LAGUNA   “Women in Art”

    HELVETART   Open Theme  March-April 2021

    ARTGALLERY 118  “Time & Tide”

    PEOPLE & PAINTING GALLERY.  “In Search of Beauty” (Alla ricerca della Bellezza) Juried Exhibition 12 April – 23 April 2021

    GREY CUBE GALLERY  “Skies”  April/May 2021

    ART-FLUENT GALLERY   “Of The Earth”  April/May 2021

    ART SHOW INTERNATIONAL 2ND OPEN JURIED COMPETITION  May 16/June 14th

    GREY CUBE GALLERY, “Landscapes”

    LAS LAGUNA GALLERY LOS ANGELES “The Second Half”

    REDARTBOX “Rooftop Exhibition, Los Angeles”

    HELVETART “Inspiration”

    MANCHESTER VR/2020 DEANSGATE GALLERY

    LIGHTSPACETIME “555”

    GALLERYRING “LAND WATER SKY”

    VENICE INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR

    ARTROOM GALLERIES, “SKIES”

    AWARDS:

    EYE OF THE BEHOLDER – SOCIAL CONSCIOUS AWARD – Contemporary Art Gallery Online “All Women Artists”

    MOONRISE OVER JORDAN – HONORABLE MENTION – Grey Cube Gallery Online  “Skies”

    MOONRISE OVER JORDAN – HONORABLE MENTION – Art Show International 2nd Open Juried Competition

    DORMITION ABBEY MT ZION – HONORABLE MENTION – Art Show International 2nd Open  Juried Competition

    OUR LADY OF JERUSALEM – FINALIST AWARD – Art Show International 2nd Open Juried Competition

    FULL MOON OVER JORDAN – CRYSTAL AWARD – GalleryRing International Juried Exhibition

    ANCIENT RUINS – SPECIAL RECOGNITION – LightSpaceTime “555 Special Summer Exhibition” International Exhibition, Photography & Digital Art Category

     

    CURRENT PROJECTS

    FATHER GIRI’S DIARY, A PILGRIM’S JOURNEY, 1957 – a series of over 60 digital paintings blending Hebraic, Hindu, Catholic, Ethiopian and Yoruban imagery and themes with narrative text.

    CONTACT

    email: piccolo23@mac.com

    TO VIEW FURTHER DIGITAL PAINTINGS:

    https://foundwork.art/artists/judithlungen

     


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    Judith Lungen wins the 2021 ’Social Conscious” award in the Photography/Digital Art category for her work “EYE OF THE BEHOLDER”.