Lilach Bar-Ami

Born 1964, Kibbutz Hanita, Israel

Lives and work in Tel Aviv, Israel

 

Education

2013-2014 Multidisciplinary Program for the Arts, Tel Aviv University, Israel

2003-2004 Advanced Studies Program in Fine Art, "The Fifth Year", Kalisher, Tel Aviv

1999 Graduate (magna cum laude), Department of Visual Communications Design,  Ascola School of Design, Tel Aviv

1993 BA in Fine Arts and Comparative Literature, University of Haifa

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016

  • "Green Celadon" with the Artists Alejandra Okret, Anat Michaelis Levi, Guest artists Kimiko Yusida and Lu Yang, The Artist House, Tel Aviv, Curator: Nitza Perry
  • "Crossing the Border", Haifa Musum of Art, Haifa, Israel, Curator: Svetlana Reingold
  • "Cherry Blossom", The Gallery of Kibbutz Rosh Hanikra, Curator: Rivka Siny

2008

  • "Sakura", Office in Tel Aviv Gallery, Tel Aviv, Curator: Rachel Sukman

2004

  •  "Fool Moon", Office in Tel Aviv Gallery, Tel Aviv, Curator: Rachel Sukman

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

  • "Recklessness of the Mind", The Morel Derfler Gallery, Musrara, Jerusalem, Israel, Curator: David Amuyal
  • "…Happily Ever After", The Gallery of Yavne, Yavne, Israel, Curator: Dalia Danon
  • "The Stone and the Territory", Beit Kandinof, Jaffa, Israel, Curator: Galit Azugi, Arianna Fornaciai
  • "The Mimosa Time", The Gallery of Modiin, Modiin, Israel, Curator: Alejandra Okret
  • "A woman to her Sister", Museum Herzl-Lilienblum, Tel Aviv, Israel, Curators: Shulamit Nuss and Vera Pilpul

2016

  • "Repetitive Motifs in Ritual Objects and in Contemporary Art", Mane'-Katz Museum, Haifa, Curator: Svetlana Reingold
  • "Fragile", Israeli exhibition in Slovenia, DSLU, Lubliana, Slovenia, Curator: Rachel Sukman and Hana Kofler
  • "Women's Craft", Yad Lebanim Gallery Raanana, Ranana, Israel, Curator: Orna Pichman
  • 2015 “Untitled Dots com”, Office in Tel Aviv Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel, Curator: Lilach Bar-Ami
  • "Stone, Paper and Scissors", Gigiart, Azrieli Center, Triangle Tower, 43 Floor, TelAviv, Israel, Curator: Orly Roman

2014

  • "Brush Fire", Beit Meirov, Art Gallery, Holon, Israel, Curator: Guy Morag
  • "Far & Beyond", The Monsion house, Lilinblum 23, Tel Aviv, Israel, Curator: Orly Blum Sarid & Sharon Podrojski

2013

  • Autumn Salon, Keren Bar-Gil House, Ramat Hasharon, Israel
  • "Outburst", Hahashmal Street 33, Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel, Curator: Orly Blum Sarid & Sharon Podrojski
  • “Eat, Love", Beit Meirov, Art Gallery, Holon, Israel, Curator: Nitza Perry

2012

  • “Secret Art 6”, Bank Leumi", Mani's House, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • "Fresh", The House of Dana Shtiger, Ramat Hasharon, Israel, Curator: Dana Shtiger

2011

  • "Escape", The Artists' House Tel Aviv, Curator: Nitza Perry
  • "Local Now", Group Collection, Kishon Gallery, Tel Aviv, Curator: Renana Kishon
  • "State of Matter", Titan House Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Merav Zaks
  • “Painting Camp 4”, Ramle Station for Contemporary Art, Ramle, Curator: David Vakshtein
  • “Fresh Paint 4”, Artists' Greenhouse, Tel Aviv Art Fair for Contemporary Art

  2010

  • "Shlal Sharav", Raw Art Gallery, Tel Aviv
  • "Shituk Shena", Kibbutz Galuyut 45, Tel Aviv

2009

  • “Israeli and Palestinian Women Artists”, Tallinn Art Hall Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia, Curator: Shula Keshet and Reet Varblane
  • "Fragile Worlds", Dwek Gallery, Mishkenot Sh'ananim, With Liat Livni and Shaul Tzemach, Curator: Irena Gordon
  • "Lo – li – ta", Office in Tel Aviv Gallery, Curator: Ron Bartush
  • " Why now?", Hightouch, Herzeliya Pituach, Curator: Dafna Naor
  • "Mani's Haunted House", Mani's House, Tel Aviv, Curator: Matan Daube & Yifat Gurion

2008

  • "Wake the Tiger", Florentin 45 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Curator: Gilat Nadivi
  • "Fictive Embroidered Images in Israeli Art," Municipal Art Gallery, Kfar Saba, Curator: Galit Semel
  • “Fresh Paint, 1”, Artists' Greenhouse, Tel Aviv Art Fair for Contemporary Art

2007

  • "Forced Choice", Barbur Gallery, Jerusalem, Curators: Hagit Keisar & Masha Zusman
  • "Homo Bellicus Berlin 2007: A Genealogy of War", Innovationszentrum Christiania, Berlin, Curator: Mikala Hyldig Dal   

2006

  • "And the Earth was Without Form, and Void", Yad Labanim House, Ramat Hasharon, Curator: Shula Keshet  

2005

  • "Kesher", Summer Project, Office in Tel Aviv Gallery, Tel Aviv, Curator: Lilach Bar-Ami
  • "Breaking Down a Wall", an exhibition in tribute to the late Dr. Vicki Shiran, The Women's Court, Jaffa, Curator: Shula Keshet   

Scholarships and Awards

2008

  • Scholarship from the Israel National Lottery Council for the Arts
  • Grant from the Special Art Projects Fund, Tel Aviv
  • Jaffa Municipality and the Jehoshua Rabinovich Tel Aviv Foundation for the Art

2004

  • The Rabinovich Foundation Scholarship for the Plastic Arts, Jehoshua Rabinovich, Tel Aviv Foundation for the Arts

1999

  • Academic Excellence Award, Ascola School of Design, Tel Aviv