Bio

Sasha Serber
1973 Born in Moldova
1992 Immigrated to Israel
From 2012 presented by Gordon2 Gallery, Tel Aviv
 
Education
1988-1992 Repin Art College, Kishinev, B.A. in Fine Art and Education
 
Solo Exhibition
2013 'Antique Collection', Gordon Gallery, Curator : Amon Yariv.
2011 ‘Laborious Object’, Heder Gallery, Tel Aviv, Curator : Neta Gal Azmon
2011 'Here lies', Minshar gallery, March 2011, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2011 'Catwoman', solo exhibition, Beit Ha’Omanim, February 2011, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2010 'Farm in achva', Dresdner gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2010 'The farm', gallery on the cliff, Netanya, curator: Monica lavi , Israel
2009 'After math', harbes+partner gallery, Vienna
2008 'Nicht Fin Unzara', Tavi Drezdner Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
2006 'Really nice burn', Ha'Kibutz Israeli Art Gallery, Curator: Yaniv Shapira, , Israel
2004 'Kiryat  Gallery, Tivon, Israel
2003 Kibbutz Rosh Ha'Nikra Gallery, Israel
 
Group Exhibitions
 2015
       Award winning exhibition- Minister of Culture prize, Tel Aviv Museum. 
       International video festival Samples 5th Edition: Telekinesis video shared actions

 2014

       Nord-Art International Art Exhibition,Kunstwerk Carlshutte, Germany *
      "hot-cold-liquid-solid", Haifa Museum of Art, Curator: Adi Shelach
      "Partners", Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv, Curator: Tal Amitai-Lavi
      "Defective Nature", Vitzo Haifa Academic Centre Gallery, Curator: Anat Gatenio 
2013
     "Queerly Unframed", Video Festival, Berlin
     "The World and its Things in the Middle of Their Intimacy" Friedman Gallery,NY
      “Drawing Camp” #6, Ramla-Contemporary Art Station, Curator: David Wakstein
      “ArTrick”, Israel Museum, Curator: Daniela Shalev
       “Ali Be'er”, Be'er Sheva University.
      “Mas Sfataim”, Hachva Gallery,Curators:Guy Morag Tzipilevich & Anat Cohen
      “Out of Body”, Israel Museum, Curator: Tania Sirakovitch
2012
      “8kube”, Tel Aviv Museum , Curator: Nili Goren
       Opening Exhibition at the MECA, N.J, Curator: David Wakstein *
      “Styrofoam”, Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv, Curator: Amon Yariv
       "Summer Exhubition", Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv
       "About Wood"(?), Haifa Museum, Curator: Adi Shelah
2011
·        ‘Schooling’, Bat Yam Museum, Curators: Tali Tamir, Meir Tati
·        'Execution', Minshar Gallery, curator: Galya Yahav, Tel-Aviv, Israel.
·        International graphic art biennial, dry point, City  Gallery of Uzice, Director: Zoran Cvetic, Uzice, Serbia.
·        'Creativity encouragement award winners exhibition', Gan museum of Contemporary Art, curator: Meir Aharonson, Ramat Gan, Israel
·        'Two years after',Ramat Gan museum of Contemporary Art, curator: Yehudit Matzkel, Februaty 2011, Ramat Gan, Israel
·        'Harbour', Rishon Le'zion city gallery, curator: Yehudit Matzkel, Februaty 2011, Rishon Le'zion, Israel
·        'I am a Rumanian', Be'er Sheva university gallery, curator: Haim Maor, March 2011, Be'er Sheva, Israel
·        Winter exhibition 2010-2011, Gotesman engraving center, Cabri
2010
·        'Video Zone V' – opening event, the fifth Biennale for video-art in Israel
·        'Restart', Tavi gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
·        'Survival', Tavi-Dresdner gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
·        'Other Ego', curator: Dr. Guy Morag Zepelewitz, Kalisher gallery for contemporary art, Tel-Aviv, Israel
·        'The first boulevard', architecture & art exhibition in collaboration with the Tel-Aviv university,  curator: Liron Koren, gallery in the boulevard, Tel-Aviv, Israel
·        'After math', Nicelle Beauchene gallery, New-York
2009
·        'drought tale', curator: Irit Carmon Popper, The farm gallery, Holon, Israel
·         ‘Paint me a hero’, curator: Carmit Blumenzon. Gallery 10 – gallery for Israel art, Beit Michal, Rehovot, Israel
·        ‘In Drawers’, Curator: Dr. Guy Morag Zepelewitz. Kalisher Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
·        ‘Tova Osman Gallery – 30 years’, Beit Ha’Omanim, Tel-Aviv, Israel
·        Ecosphere Festival’, Curator: Dana Tagar Heler, Ein-Hod. , Israel
·        ‘The roaring stuffed animal’, Curator: Yuval Kedar, Beit Shturman, Ein Harod, Israel
2008
·        ‘Compassion and Rage – Images’, Curator: Ronit Yedaya, Minshar Gallery, Tel-Aviv , Israel
·         ‘Post Pop’, Curator: Yuval Caspi, Comics Museum, Holon , Israel
·        'Goddesses and Gladiators', Curator: Maayan Sheleff, The Old City Caesarea Gallery, Israel
·        'Signs of Life: Animating',Curator: Mira Lapidot.  Ticho House, The Israel museum,  Jerusalem, Israel
·        'Blind Spot', Curators: Carmella Jacoby Volk, Einat Manoff.  Petach-Tikva Museum of Art, Israel
·        'Dust, Combustion, Gas' Minshar Gallery of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
 
 
2007
·        'Well Done', Ramat Gan museum of Contemporary Art, Ramat Gan, Israel
·        'Force 17', Ramle City Gallery, Ramle, Israel
·        'Passion', Ha'Oman 17, Tel Aviv, Israel
·        'Sweet 16', Bat- Yam, Museum of Art, Bat- Yam , Israel
·        '7 sculptures, Tavi Dresner Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
2006
·         'IDF', City Gallery, Ramla, Israel
·         'Shamur Le'bikoret' (Saved for Revision), City Gallery, Ramle, Israel
2004
·        4th International Biennial of Contemporary Medals, F.E.D.E.M, Seixal, Portugal
2003
·        3rd International Biennial of Contemporary Medals, F.E.D.E.M, Seixal, Portugal
2001
·        2nd International Biennial of Contemporary Medals, F.E.D.E.M, Seixal, Portugal
1992
·        Kishinev city gallery, Young Artists exhibition
 
Art fairs and Conferences
      2010
·        'The armory show', New York
·        '17th SOFA Chicago', Chicago
2013
·        “Fresh Paint” #6, Tel-Aviv, Special projects
2014
·        Head of conference, “Reckoning”, Shenkar College.
 
Teaching
From 2009 –    Bezalel - Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel - Sculpture Lectures & workshop
2009-2014       Minshar Art School, Tel-Aviv, Israel - Sculpture Lectures & workshop
From 2008 –    Shenkar College of Engineering and Design, Ramat-Gan, Israel - Sculpture Lectures & workshop-Art and industrial Design Departments.
2003, 2009      Haifa University, Israel - Sculpture & etching Lectures
2005 – 2006    Oranim Academic College, Israel
2003 – 2006    Kibbutz Artists Workshop, Israel
2004                'Ha'midrasha' School of Art, Beit-berl College, Israel
1999 – 2003    Basis School of Sculpture, Israel
 
Collections
Pinocchio, 2005, Artvision Forum, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
Messenger, 2010, the Knesset – the Israel parliament, Jerusalem, Israel
Amon Yariv Collection,Tel aviv,Israel,2011
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Awards
2014 Minister of Culture prize for fine arts.
2012 Shenkar College -"Year of Art Prize",excellences in pedagogic achievements.
2011 Pollock-Krasner Foundation – scholarship.
2011 Rabinovitz foundation – scholarship for the 'Here lies' exhibition.
2010 'Creativity encouragement award', Israel ministry of culture & sport
2010 Rabinovitz foundation – scholarship for the project 'ruined jaffa house's front', installation.
2009  Mifal Ha’pais – scholarship for the project ‘Leachar micen’, installation.
2009  The Center For Contemporary Art - The Fund for Video-Art and Experimental Cinema in Israel with the support of the Israeli Film Council.
2002  International Biennial of Contemporary Medals, Seixal, Portugal
 
*with support of the Israeli Foreign Minister
 
 
 
Articles & Reviews
 
“Immigrated Artist, Personal Thoughts”, Erev-Rav Magazine, February 2015
http://erev-rav.com/archives/35388
 
 Catalog  exhibition :"hot-cold-liquid-solid", Haifa Museum of Art, December 2013
 
Israeli Artist Association Magazine November 2013
http://igud-omanim.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/igud-inyanim-01.pdf
   
 "The World and its Things in the Middle of Their Intimacy, Friedman Gallery,NY
http://hyperallergic.com/99753/art-as-a-portal-to-infinite-otherness/
 
Harama, Art Magazine, November 2013
            http://manofim.org/harama/3874#.UoT0EPlmh8E
Einayim, Quality Magazine For Children, September 2013
Haaretz, "an exhibition which is a correction", Smadar Sheffi, 5/4/2011
            http://www.haaretz.co.il/hasite/spages/1223713.html
Haaretz, " Air bloom graves", Uzi Zur, 1/4/2011 
            http://www.haaretz.co.il/hasite/spages/1223018.html
Tel Aviv news, "not here, not there", Itay Ilanai, 18/3/2011
City mouse, "a visit to Sasha Serber's studio"' Elli Armon Azulai, 9/7/2010
http://www.mouse.co.il/CM.articles_item,1023,209,51952,.aspx
city mouse, "The farm in Achva: the nature of things", Smadar Shefi, 26/05/2010
http://www.mouse.co.il/CM.articles_item,1023,209,49896,.aspx
Ynet,"survival – without the reality", Orit Hason Valder, 24/04/2010
http://www.ynet.co.il/articles/0,7340,L-3878657,00.html
Globes, "Batman – the next generation", Hagit Peleg-Rotem, 15/07/2008
http://www.globes.co.il/news/article.aspx?did=1000361865
Haaretz, "may I die with batman", Uzi Tzur, 01/08/2008
http://www.haaretz.co.il/hasite/pages/ShArtPE.jhtml?itemNo=1007472
Jerusalem post, "Mash-up of form and function", Ella Levitt, 05/04/2007
            http://www.jpost.com/Home/Article.aspx?id=57149
Haaretz, "Staging of colorful light", Uzi Zur, 08/04/2006
Haaretz, "what's burning", Smadar Shefi, 17/11/2006
http://www.haaretz.co.il/hasite/spages/785471.html
The medal, no. 41, Autumn, 2002
The medal, no. 37, Autumn 2000
 

 

Public Space Art projects
Dr. Rupin's portrait. Rupin academic center's sculptures garden
Levi Eshkol's portrait, Haifa university
Pinnochio”, sculpture at the Tel Aviv court, 2014.


Art Projects
1988, Restoration, archeological institute, Moldova
1989, Chumachenko's assistant, Moldova
1996-2004, M.N. foundry manager, Sdot Yam  kibbutz.
1996-2004, projects execution at A.P. foundry
Jan Rauchwerger – sculpture & model formation
Boris Schatz – restoration & sculptures enlargement for the entail managers
Naftali Bazam - sculptures restoration
Etrog Sorel – models formation and positioning at various international locations
The 3rd Temple, vessels for first atonement
The Israel Poland foundation – series of embossments and pope model sculpturing, for the pilgrimage site in Krakov and the Catholic Church in Jerusalem
Technical assistant for a Jim dine symposium at the Cabri etching workshop
Salona group member
Ram Katzir, "Tav Yad", permanent installation at the Herzelia contemporary art museum
Uriel Meron, a monument for the casualty of the Lebanon war, Yiron statues' garden, 2007
Philip Rantzer, kfar neter's square, 2003
Gideon Gechtman, Holon's traffic square
Assaf Lipshitz, Technion's memorial garden, environmental sculpturing at the Haifa refinery, "Azrieli portrait"  a monument for the casualty of the Nitzan brigade, Caesarea
Itzik Ben-Shalom - Ground for Sculptures, NJ, First Love, 2006
Yael Arzi – "Anchor", Pal Yam monument
Moti Mizrahi – "a meeting betwing Herzl and vilhelm Kaiser"' Mikve Israel, 2008; "easten kiss", Opera tower; Klal building interior design; "Roanda Casanova, Haifa art museum, 2000; "Aldonia", printing press square, Jerusalem, 1999;
Doron Rabina & Or Kadar – the Herzelia biennale, 2007
Gal Weinstein, "quaking",  Pamplona spain, 2007; "Hachula Valley", Helena Rubinstein, 2005; "Izrael valley", Herzelia contemporary art museum, 2002; "Nessi" Herzelia's outdoor project; "diver-warrior", Herzelia contemporary art museum, Armano de-Dichi gallery, Torino, Italy, haaretz art project, riding, 2002; "downhill", sculpture garden Yiron, Israel art museum, 2008
Shira Zelwer – fresh paint 2008 and a solo exhibition at the dolinger gallery, tel aviv 2007
Ofer Lalush – a monument for the jewish community in Komo Italy, Tel aviv museum,  2008
Translating comics drawings into iron sculptures, the Comics museum's status garden, Holon, 2008
Miri Segal, "Take a beam from between your eyes", Kamel Mennour gallery and Pompidu center Paris, 2009
Gal Weinstein, "Beside, Each, Other", Riccardo Crespi gallery, Milano, 2010

 

 

 

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