Yaara Oren

    Born 1982, Israel

    Education 
    2009: B.A. “Hamidrasha School of Arts”, Beit Berl, Israel

    Solo Exhibitions
    2016:
    “Garden Wall”, Rosenbach Contemporary Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel.

    2014: “Exotica Park”, Kibutz Rosh Ha’nikra Gallery, Rosh Ha’nikra, Israel.
    Curators: Yuri Katz & Asia Dublin

    2013: “Carnival Dream Cruise”, Ha’Agaf Gallery, Haifa, Israel.

    2011: “Pudding”, Hanina Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curator: Tsuki Garbian

    Dual Exhibitions
    2012: “Practice” -Yaara Oren & Alma Shneor, Alfred Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curator: Dina Yakerson

    2012: “Four Generations: Ruth Schloss & Yaara Oren”, Tiroche Gallery, Herzliya, Israel.
    Curator: Einav Ziv.

    Selected Group Exhibitions
    2016: “What’s to paintful to remember we simply choose to forget”, Artists Residence Herzliya, Herzliya, Israel.
    Curator: Ran Kasmy Ilan

    2016: “Open Sketchbooks No.2”, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Herzliya, Israel.
    Curator: Orly Maiberg

    2016: “To be is to separate”, Hanina Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curator: Reuma Chayot

    2015: “Modernism”, Rosenbach contemporary, Jerusalem, Israel.
    Curator: Nogah Davidson

    2015: “Painting Salon”, Ha’Kubiya Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel.
    Curator: Dan Orimian & Ella Cohen Vansover

    2014: “They paint flowers”, Jaffa Art Salon Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curator: Amit Cabessa

    2014: “Selfie”, Ramleh contemporary art station, Ramleh, Israel.
    Curator: Liav Mizrahy

    2014: “BENEFIT”, Stephen S. Wise Temple in partnership with Paddle 8, Los Angles, USA.
    Curator: Sharon Zoldan

    2010-2013: “Regeneration 2 – Tomorrow Photographers Today”: world-wide traveling exhibition.
    Curators: Nathalie Hercshdorfer & William Erwing.
    Venues:
    ROSPHOTO, Saint Petersburg, Russia // Devos Art Museum, Marquette, Michigan, USA // Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA // Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, Florida, USA // Landkrona Museum, Landkrona, Sweden // Aperture Foundation, New York, USA // Ludwig Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest, Hungary // Galerie Azzedine Alaia, Paris, France // Caochangdi Photo Spring Festival,Pekina, China // Recontres International de la Photo de Fes, Fes, Morocco // Musee de I’Elysee, Lausanne, Switzerland// Rencontres d’Arles, Arles, France// Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa// Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, china// Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milan, Italy// Centre Gallery, Miami Dade College, Miami, USA// Flash Forward Festival, Toronto, Canada// Fotoweek DC, Washington, USA.

    2013: “Go Figure”, Ha’Agaf Gallery, Haifa, Israel.
    Curator: Yaara Oren.

    2012: “Random”, BAAD Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curator: Random

    2012: “Metushelah”, Galon Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curator: Avi Schneebaum.

    2012: “BAAD Influence”, BAAD Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curator: Johnatan Twitto.

    2012: “Terra Nova”, The City Gallery, Bat Yam, Israel.
    Curator: Sharon Toval.

    2012: “Mishloah Manot”, Indie Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curators: Gali Faber & Yael Ravid.

    2011: “Musical Chairs”, Diagilev, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curator: Ortal Mor.

    2011: “Defamiliarization”, The Container, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curators: Hadas Avtalyon and Davy barel.

    2011: “Rough Material”, Minshar College, Tel Aviv, Israel.

    2011: “Facing Forward”, Forward Thinking Museum,
    Curators: Nathalie Hercshdorfer.

    2010: “The First Decade”, Mofet Institute, Tell Aviv, Israel.
    Curators: Yuval Caspy and Dina Shenhav.

    2009: “Mesilat Yesharim”, Street Exhibition, Tel-Aviv, Israel.
    Curator: Noam Venkart.

    2009: Graduation Exhibition, “Hamidrasha” School of Arts, Beit Berl, Israel.
    Curators: Angella Klein and Talia Keynan.

    2009: “Photography and Desire”, Tel-Hay Photography museum, Tel-Hay, Israel.

    2009: “Secret Art 4”, Mani House, Tel-Aviv, Israel.
    Curators: Doron Pollek and Estie Drory

    Selected Art Events
    2015: “Art Book Fair”, Artport, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curators: Vardit Gross & Karmit Galili.

    2015: “Open Sketchbooks”, Fresh Paint Family # 1, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curator: Orly Maiberg.

    2015: “Down”, Downtown Art Events, Haifa Film Festival, Haifa, Israel.

    2014: “Menofim” Art Festival, Jerusalem, Israel.
    Curator: Dina Yakerson.

    2014: “Book Art Weekend”, Art Plus Hotel, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curator: Dina Yakerson.

    2013: “Testing Tules”, Art Festival, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curator: Carmit Blumensohn.

    2012: “Fresh Paint 5” art fair, Artists’ Greenhouse, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    Curators: Matan Daube & Yifaat Gurion.

    Publications
    2015: “Harama” Magazine, issue # 9, Trash.
    2015: “Primadona” Magazine, issue # 1, interview by Shahar Sarig.
    2014: “&” Magazine, # 1 issue, Supernatural.
    2013: “Harama” Magazine, issue # 5, Homework.
    2012: “Practice”, Artist Book with Alma Shneor, self published
    2012: “Terra Nova”, Exhibition Catalog. Curator: Sharon Toval
    2012: “Metushelah”, Exhibition Catalog. Curator: Avi Schneebaum
    2011: “Saint Flora”, Artist Book, self published
    2010: “Regeneration 2 – Tomorrow photographers today”,
    Thames & Hudson Publication, London, England.
    Curators: Nathalie Hercshdorfer & William Erwing
    2010: “Leumi Art Collection”, Kineret Zmora Bittan Publication,
    Curator: Smadar Sheffy

    Awards and Scholarships
    2015: Artis, Artport & Asylum Arts – Artist Career Development Program
    2009: Excellence in Art Scholarship,
    Hamidrasha Art School, Beit Berl

    Residency
    2013: “Hige Res”, Ha’Agaf Gallery, Haifa, Israel.

    Collections
    Musee de I’Elysee, Lausanne, Switzerland

    Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

    Leumi Collection, Israel

    Private collections