Visual Arts

About Tanya Preminger

Born in Russia. Since 1972 live and teaches in Israel. M.A. from Surikov Academy of Arts, Moscow, Russia. Works in various media: sculpture, landscape art, installation, photography. In 2007 founded the Green Gallery, Israel, and serves as its curator to this day.

2019 “Excellent Award” The 3 “Spoonbill Cup” Public Art Exhibition, China.
2018 “Honorable mention” Prize, Arshaan Cup International Ice Sculpture Prize, China.
2016 Encouragement Prize. Ministry of Culture, Israel.
2014 Third prize. Sculpture Snow Competition, Moscow, Russia.
2013 First Prize. 2nd International Sculpture Competition Mercosul in Bento Gonçalves, Brasil.
2013 Second Prize. Open competition for snow and ice sculpture “Sculp-OLIMP”, Moscow, Russia.
2011 Third prize. Chinese First International Public Sculpture Contest.
2011 Special Selection Award. International Competition for Sea Art Festival Busan, Korea.
2011 First Prize. Stone Sculpture Competition “Forma viva”, Slovenia.
2011 Finalist of the International sculpture competition of the Tsinghua University, China.
2010 Winner of Competition ” Nashe Otechestvo”, Moscow, Russia.
2010 Third Prize International Snow Sculpture Competition, Valloire, France.
2007 Second Prize. International Sculpture Competition, “La Piera Musa Agreste”, Italy.
2003 First place. Competition for Sculpture work ” Mifal Hapais”, Israel.
2003 Selected as Excellent Works. International City Sculpture Exhibition. Fuzhou, China.
2001 Sculptors Award. International Stone Sculpture Competition. San-Chang, S. Korea.
1999 First Prize. International Stone Sculpture Competition. “Nantopietra” Nanto, Italy.
1998 “Con Salud Prize. International Biennale Sculpture Competition. Resistencia, Argentina.
1997 First Prize. International Stone Sculpture Competition. Fanano, Italy.
1996 Third Prize. International Stone Sculpture Competition. Caorle, Italy.
1995 Outstanding Prize. International Stone Sculpture Competition. Hualien, Taiwan.

2013 Grant of “Artis” for Setuchi Trienale, Japan.
2009 Artist Residence grant, Pedvale Open Air Art Museum, Latvia.
2002 Artist-in-residence grant. Houston University, Texas, USA.
2001 Artist-in-residence grant. B.E.M.I.S , Omaha, USA.

Presented 33 One-person exhibitions in Israel between them: The Negev Museum,Open Museum Omer, Ramat Gan Museum, Herzelia Museum, Lutshansky Museum.

Participated in 242 Symposiums, Competitions and Group Exhibitions worldwide: among them:
2019 “The Marble Mile Festival” Poleskoi, Ural, Russia.
2018 “China Tongchuan “Xuanzang road”international sculpture symposium. Tongchuan, China.
2017 “Winners of Ministry of Culture Prize Exhibition”, MOBY Museum, Bat Yam, Israel.
2017 The 7th Beijing International Art Biennale, National Art Museum of China.
2017 “Touch to the globe” Installation and Performance . Museum Ramat Gan, Israel.
2017 International Bisanthe Stone Sculpture Symposium, Turkey.
2016 “Bienal Internacional de Escultura Competition“ Resistencia. Argentina.
2015 “Center of point is located in side”. Sixth Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow.
2013 “Setuchi Trienale”, International Exhibition. Sakaide, Japan.
2011 “Sea art festival” , Busan Biennale, Busan, Korea.
2011 “100 years of Tsinghua University” International Exhibition . Beijing, China.
2009 “Ritual Cut” project. Artist Residence grant, Pedvale Open Air Art Museum, Latvia.
2009 “Horizons Rencontre Art Nature” International Exhibition, Massif du Sancy ,France.
2003 Fuzhow International Sculpture Exhibition. Fuzhow, China.

Tanya’s Monumental works and Environmental projects installed in Israel, Russia. Nepal, France. China, Poland. Argentina. Romania, India. Turkey, Chile. Ukraina, Italy, Germany. Montenegro, Brasil. Bulgaria. Japan. Korea, Slovenia, Filipinos, Vietnam, Latvia. Austria, Serbia, Greece, Slovakia, Taiwan, Sweden., Czech Republic. Finland. Canada. USA. Estonia. Spain. Belgium. Denmark.

Tanya Preminger

Visual Arts
Installation, Sculpture, Design & Technology

Arsuf Kedem, Israel
Grant Recipient

Artist Gallery

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