Ron Amir

Born in Israel, 1973

Lives and works in Tel Aviv

 

 

Education

MFA , The Art Department, University of Haifa

B.Ed.F.A , Hamidrasha School of Arts, Beit Berl College

Teaching positions

2006- today      Lecturer,  Hamidrasha Art School, Beit Berl College

2010- 2015        Lecturer, Minshar school of Art, Tel aviv

2009- 2014   Lecturer, The Musrara school of photography, Media and New Music, Jerusalem 

 

  

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018  Somewhere in the desert, Musee d'Art Moderne de la ville de paris; curator: Emmanuelle de L'ECOTAIS

2017 As It Seems, Hezi Cohen Gallery, Tel Aviv

2016 Doing Time In Holot, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

2014 Jisr al-Zarqa, Back-and-forth part#1, Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa

2014 Jisr al-Zarqa, Back-and-forth part#2, The Israeli center for digital art, Holon

2014 Jisr al-Zarqa, Back-and-forth part#3, Jisr al-Zarqa highschool

2013 Steel Wool, Hezi Cohen Gallery, Tel Aviv

2013 On sea shore, Zochrot Gallery, tel-aviv  

2012 Invisible presence, Artist Studio Tel-Aviv Gallery, Tel-Aviv

2011 Eid al fitr, Hamidrasha Gallery, Tel-Aviv

2007Barzach, Hamidrasha Gallery, Tel-Aviv

2004 Sea/Land,  Israeli Art Gallery, Kibbutz Kabri

 

 Select group Exhibitions

2017 Manifest Destiny  Hezi  Cohen Gallery, Tel Aviv; curator: Ofra Harnam        

2017 Blueprints I   The Lobby Atrt space, Tel Aviv; curator: Orit Mor

2017 Bad Taste    Minus1 Gallery, Tel Aviv; curator: Efrat livny   (catalog)

2016 Under Arms. Fire and Forget 2, Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt. 

2015 Fire and Forget. On Violence, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin

2013 Yes minister, The Spaceship, Tel Aviv

2013 Lot's Wife: The Photographic Gaze, The Photography Museum, Tel Chai

2013 The second Mediterranean Biennale in Sakhnin, Sakhnin

2012 There's some meatballs in the fridge Hamidrasha Gallery, Tel-Aviv

2012 Provenance Hezi Cohen Gallery, Tel-Aviv

2011 Household, community art project, south of Israel

2011Blowing on a hairy shoulder/ grief hunters, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia

2011 Mone-Mechane, Herzliya museum of contemporary art, Herzelia

2010 Nachbarn,  Kornerpark Gallery, Berlin

2009 Winners of the Ministry of Education and Culture Awards,  Ein Harod Museum of Art, Ein Harod

2009 29 km, Um el Fahem Gallery,  Um el Fahem

2008 panoramic landscapes,  Herzliya museum of contemporary art, Herzelia

2008 Dvir Gallery, Tel-aviv

2007 The other sea, Jerusalem Artists' House, Jerusalem

2005 Contemporary Art event, Reading Power Station, Tel Aviv

2004 "Linked Vessels, Acco Art Festival, Acco.

2004 Hamidrasha Gallery, Tel-Aviv

2003 The Photography Museum, Tel Chai.

2003 Grains, The City Museum, Haifa

2003 Graduate Exhibition, Hamidrasha School of Fine Arts, Beit Berl College.

2002 Believe the Day Will Come, Group Exhibition, Um El Fachem Art Gallery, Um El Fachem

2002 Rosenfield Gallery, Tel Aviv

 

Grants and Awards

 2015  The Landau Fund Prize for Arts and Sciences

2014 Artport Residency Program, Tel Aviv

2013 Creative Encouragement Award, Ministry of Culture, Israel

2012 Minister of Education Artist- Resident

2008 Minister of Education Young Artist Award, Israel

2008 Ministry of Education Artist-Teacher Scholarship, Israel

2007 Ministry of Education Artist-Teacher Scholarship, Israel

2006 Ministry of Education Artist-Teacher Scholarship, Israel

2005 Ministry of Education Artist-Teacher Scholarship, Israel

2003 Excellence Prize, Department of Photography, , Hamidrasha School of Fine Arts, Beit Berl College

 

Collections

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Ashdod art museum

Herzliya museum of contemporary art

Haifa museum of art

Haaretz newspaper collections

Israel Discount Bank

Knesset Israel (the Israeli Parliament) Collection

ST Art Collection

Private collections