Michal Gil was born in Haifa Israel. She studied in Vizo school of the arts, in the Haifa workshop for contemporary dance and in the workshop of Vertigo dance company in Jerusalem.
Michal is a professional dancer since 2007, performing works by choreographers such as Maya Levy, Sahar Azimi, Lilach Livne, Doris Ulich, Idit Herman, Ariel Bronz. Since 2009 she work as a choreographer and artist, creating her own work. Her works combine dance, photography, video, performance and drag.
No.11 Babe – Intimadance festival 2010,
Wind Up Bird – Acco dance center 2014,
Imitating Michal Joy – Exhibion at the Holon institute of technology 2016,
Motchan – Intimadance festival 2019,
Woman in Motion – work in five parts that was made and shown in different parts of the world 2017-2019 – Part one in Tel Aviv – Zimmer TLV, Bamat Meitzag, Benyamin Gallery, Part two in Turku – Barki Theater, Habait theater, Part three in Ofakim – Midarom festival residency program, part four in Amsterdam – Street Art View studio residency program, Part five in Herzliya – Herzliya municipal gallery.
– Third prise at the Rehovot sculptures festival 2017 for the sculptor “The magician who lost his guinea” by Achiya Zlait.
– The group work award at the Kipod Hazahav ceremony 2015 for the work “black Box” by the Shlomi creators center ensemble.
– The group work award at Bat Yam festival for art in the street 2011 for the work ” The Audience” by Yaacov Amsalem.