Reuven Israel

    Grant Recipient

    New York / Tel Aviv, NY, United States


    Artist Website

    February 1, 2021 - March 31, 2021

    Various locations

    Studies
    2007 M.F.A (cum laude), Advanced Studies Program in Fine
    Art, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Tel Aviv
    2004 B.F.A. (cum laude), Department of Fine Art, Bezalel
    Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem

    Solo Exhibitions
    2011 “Superpartners: Reuven Israel, Shai Azoulay,”
    Tel Aviv Museum of Art
    2010 “Fatima,” Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv
    “From Shapes to Forms,” Floriano Bodini Museum, Gemonio, Italy
    2009 “Range of Sorrow,” Montrasio Arte, Milan
    2006 “Reuven Israel,” Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv

    Group Exhibitions
    2014 “Paper Weight משקל-נייר”, Joshua Neustein Reuven Israel
    2013 “סוף:סוף No Place لا مكان”, BAAD Gallery, Tel Aviv
    “The Readymade Centennial”, Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa, Israel
    Human Nature, Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv
    “Curator: Yona Fisher”, Ashdod Art Museum, Ashdod, Israel
    “Tracing the Fish Bladder”, Radiator Gallery, New York
    “To Deny Our Nothingness”, Gallery Brooklyn, New York
    2012 “Re: Visiting Rockefeller,” Rockefeller Archaeological Museum,
    The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
    2011 “Senses of the Mediterranean”, Hangar Bicocca, Milan
    “Group show,” Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv
    “Locomotion,” 121 Gallery, Tel Aviv
    2010 “The Ministry of Culture and Sport’s 2009 Awards for Art and Design,”
    Herzliya Museum of contemporary Art
    “Il Segreto dello sguardo,” Galleria San Fedele, Milan
    2009 “What Does Sculpture Want?” Bezalel Gallery, Tel Aviv
    “Collection of Dr. Raymond Azibert,” Espace Croix-Baragnon, Toulouse
    “Harlem States of Mind,” Floriano Bodini Museum, Gemonio, Italy
    2008 “Once Upon a Time,” Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv
    “In Silence,” A Rothschild 69 Project, Tel Aviv
    “High Speed Smooth Movements,” HSF (Harlem Studio Fellowship), New York
    “Young Israeli Art: Recipients of the Legacy Heritage Fund Prize,”
    Helena Rubinstein Pavilion for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv Museum of Art
    2007 “Somewhere Better than This Place,” Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv
    “Flat,” Bezalel Gallery, Tel Aviv
    “Forms of Construction,” Eigse Carlow Arts Festival, Carlow, Ireland
    “Salame 007: Graduate Show,” Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design,
    Advanced Studies in Fine Arts and Photography, Tel Aviv
    “Raw and Cooked,” University of Haifa Art Gallery, Haifa
    2005 “Artic 7,” Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan
    “Favorite,” Givon Art Gallery, Tel Aviv
    2004 “Three Bezalel Graduates,” Givon Art Gallery, Tel Aviv

    Grants and Prizes

    2009 Young Artist Award, Ministry of Culture and Sport
    2007 The Legacy Heritage Fund Prize, Tel Aviv Museum of Art
    2006/7 America–Israel Cultural Foundation Scholarship
    2006 The Rich Foundation Scholarship
    2004/5 America–Israel Cultural Foundation Scholarship
    2004 Ehud Elhananani Memorial Prize, Department of Fine Arts,
    Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem

    Artist Residencies

    2012/3 APT (Artist Pension Trust) Studios Program, New York, NY
    2013 ARCE Residency, Chicago, IL
    2008 Harlem Studio Fellowship by Montrasio Arte, New York, NY


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    AICF Articles about Reuven Israel

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    Yonatan H. Mishal interviews Reuven Israel in a new episode of Signals From The Studio, an audio interview series produced by Artis