Michael Liani

    Grant Recipient
    • Visual Arts
    • Film

    tel aviv, Israel


    Artist Website

    March 1, 2021 - June 19, 2021

    herzliya, Israel
    Born in Migdal Ha’emek, Israel 1987
    Lives and work in Tel Aviv
    Education
    2016 –MFA, Bezalel academy of art and design, Jerusalem
    2015 – Graduated with Dean’s honors, BA in Humanities and Social Sciences, The Open University, Tel Aviv
    2014 – Graduated with honors, Art and Photography, Minshar school of Arts, Tel-Aviv
    Work experience 
    2019 – Lecturer in photography, Minshar school of Arts, Tel-Aviv
    2017-2019 – Art consultant, Teder art fairs, Tel- Aviv
    2017-2019 – Lecturer in photography and art, elementary schools, Tel-Aviv
    Awards
    2019 – Doc Aviv , Next! award for innovative project
    2018 – Award for a young artist, The Ministry of Culture and sport
    2017 – International Fine Art Photography Competition, PAC, Carrousel Du Louvre, Paris
    2017 – Best artist award, Li Shui photo festival,  Photography museum of Li Shui, China
    2016 – Excellency scholarship from Bezalel academy of art and design, MFA
    2014 – Excellency scholarship from the America-Israel Cultural Foundation
    SOLO Exhibitions
    2021 – All Inclusive, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Herzliya. Curator: Meital Aviram.
    2019 – S’ emek,  Afula municipal art gallery , Afula. Curator: Oz Zloof
    2018 – “Fantasia” Rosenfeld Gallery, Tel Aviv. Curator: Adi Goldner
    2018 – BUSTAN AL HUB, Michael Liani & Yuval Atzili, IDRIS gallery, Tel Aviv. Curators: Barak Rubin, Livia Tagliacozzo
    2015 – “HA’CK” Kav 16 Gallery, Tel Aviv. Curator: Ravit Harari
    BIENNALE 
    2018 – MOSCOW International Biennale for young art, national center for contemporary art, Moscow. Curator: Lucrezia Calabro  Visconti
    2016 – “EYE SPY”- THE NEW WIGHT BIENNIAL 2016, UCLA- department of art, LA. Curators: Sara Malik, Nasim Hantehzadeh
    Selected Group Exhibitions
    2020- Fountain group exhibition #1 Dissidents,  Rothschild 9, Tel Aviv.  Curators: Ahal Eden, Guy Assif, Moshe Yamo.
    2020- “OFF Bratislava”, Contemporary Photography Festival, Bratislava, Slovakia. Curated by Dusan Kochol.
    2020- Winners of Ministry of culture and sport-  Art and design awards , Ashdod Art Museum, Ashdod. Curators: Yuval Beaton, Roni Cohen, Dafna Gazit
    2020- Emerging Artist #1, C1 gallery, Berlin. Curator: Alona Harpaz 
    2019- From Non To Most , p8 contemporary art gallery, Tel Aviv. Curator: Etty Swartz
    2019-  “Spiritualism”,  Tel aviv museum,  Tel Aviv. Curator: Raz Samira
    2019-  IRL Investigating Reality , The untitled space, New York. Curator: Indira Cesarine
    2018-  “HSHUMA”,  Artist House,  Tel Aviv. Curator: Sharon Toval
    2018-  Pride at MUZA, “The Legacy Of LGBTQ Community”,  ERETZ ISRAEL MUSEUM,  Tel Aviv. Curators: Liav Mizrahi
    2018 – Malamegi Lab9, 12 selected artist, Venice. Curator: Margherita Jedrzejewska
    2018 – Artrooms Roma, video room, Rome. Curator: Massimo Gianni
    2017 – “AFULI’Z”- Local art festival. Afula, Israel. Curators: Oz Zloof
    2017 – “Hineni”- Beit Kandinof. Jaffa, Israel. Curators: Galit Azogue, Arianna Fornaciai
    2017 – Fresh paint 9, video greenhouse, Tel Aviv, Israel. CCA curatorial team
    2016 – “Painting Camp” 120 Israeli Artist, The Negev museum, Beer Sheva, Israel. Curator: David Wakstein
    2016 – “ZOOM” Young Israeli Artists, The Israel museum – Ticho House, Jerusalem, Israel. Curators: Ghila Limon and Tal Bechler
    2015 – “reGeneration3” itinerant exhibition , Musée de l’Elysée, Geneva, Switzerland and worldwide. Curator: Anne Lacoste
    2015 – “Sound Fossils” Binyamin Gallery Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Karin Shabtay
    2014  – Selected Photography Graduates Exhibition, Tel Hai Museum of Photography, Tel Hai, Israel. Curator: Naama Haikin

    Artist Photo Gallery