Liat Elbling  

b.1980, Ramat Gan, Israel;

lives and works in Tel Aviv.

In 2009, she graduated with honors from Minshar School of Art in Tel Aviv. Her work has been displayed in numerous solo and group exhibitions at leading Israeli and international venues, including: Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan, Israel (2011); Tel Aviv Museum of Art, (2011, 2017); Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa, Israel (2012); Kasher|Potamkin Gallery, New York (2014); Julie M. Gallery, Tel Aviv (2015); Artelli Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium (2016); Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago (2017); Rosenfeld Gallery, Tel Aviv (2018); and more.

Liat won the Leon Constantiner Photography Award for an Israeli Artist, Tel Aviv Museum of Art (2011); Sotheby’s Under the Hammer Award, Fresh Paint Art Fair, Tel Aviv (2013); a scholarship for studies in the Amitim program, Alma College for Hebrew Culture, Tel Aviv (2013-2015); and a grant to produce this artist’s book from Mifal Hapais, Israel National Lottery Council for Culture and the Arts (2018).

Education

2013-2015     Fellowship Programs, ALMA, Home for Hebrew Culture, Tel Aviv, Israel, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2005-2009     Minshar School of Art, Tel-Aviv, Israel (with honors) 
2004-2005     Hamidrasha School of Art, Beit Berl College, Israel

Grants / Awards

2021     The Rabinovich Foundation with the Tel Aviv Municipality, Special Project Grant

2016     Grant for Artist book Production, Israel National Lottery Council for Culture and the Arts

2016     URRA, artist-in-resident in Buenos Aires, Argentina

2013     BijlmAIR- artist-in-resident in Bijlmer, Amsterdam Zuidoost, Netherlands
2013     Sotheby's Under the Hammer Award, Fresh Paint Art Fair, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2011     Leon Constantiner Photography Award for an Israeli Artist, Tel-Aviv Museum of Art, Israel

 

Solo Exhibitions

2022     Into Dust | The Gallery for Contemporary Art, Ramat HaSharon, Israel

2019     Within | Rosenfeld Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2017     Proposals for Disorder| Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, U.S

2016     Closer Than Ever| Artelli Gallery, Antwerpen, Belgium

2015     Things As They Are | Julie M. gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2013     Attacks on Photography | The Open University gallery, Ra'anana, Israel
2012     Gray Concrete | Haifa Museum of Art, Israel

2011     Leon Constantiner Photography Award Exhibition | Tel-Aviv Museum of Art, Israel
2011     I'm Coming Home | Indie Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2011     (A) Part, Ramat Gan Museum of Art | Ramat Gan, Israel
2009     All Those Wonderful Places | Memorial Center Gallery in Kiryat Tivon, Israel

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2021     Art of Illusion: Photography and Perceptual Play | The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, U.S

2021     Calipers and Galaxies | Beta Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel

2021     Reconstructed Deconstruction | Schönfeld Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

2020     This Sex which is not one | Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa,Israel

2019     Shemi in the Public Sphere: Revisited | Atelier Shemi, Kibbutz Cabri,Israel

2019     The Active Eye, Oranim College, Kiryat Tivon,Israel 

2017     Dead End | Tel-Aviv Museum of Art, Israel

2017     Non-Place | kibbutz Yad Mordechai, Israel

2016     Del Infinito Gallery | Buenos Aires, Argentina

2016     Father, Father | P8 Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2016     The 5th Moscow International Biennale, Russia

2015     Flora Palestina |  the Morel Derfler Gallery, Musrara, Jerusalem, Israel

2015     Bones Brigade | Exhibition from the collection of Serge Tiroche, Tel Aviv, Israel 

2015     Forgiveness | Municipal Art Gallery, Rishon Le’zion, Israel

2014     Intangible Beauty | kasher potamkin gallery, Chelsea, New York, U.S  

2014     Confessions | Artists' Residence Herzliya, Israel

2013     The Dead or Alive Gallery | City Gallery Kfar Saba, Israel

2013     BijlmAIR- Artists residence group exhibition, Amsterdam Zuidoost, Netherlands
2013     First Friday After | Ramat Gan Museum of Art, Israel
2013     Surface Currents | Feinberg Projects Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2013     No Photography | the Morel Derfler Gallery, Musrara, Jerusalem, Israel
2013     Fresh Paint 6 | Contemporary Art & Design Fair, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2013     She-Bush, Yaffo 23 gallery | Beztalel Academy of Art, Jerusalem, Israel 
2012     Concrete Walls | WIZO Haifa Academy of Design and Education, Haifa, Israel
2012     My Safe Reduction to Form | Exile Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2012     Location- Home | Umm El-Fahem Art Festival, Israel

2012     Side Effects 2– City & Territory | Kayma Gallery, Jaffa, Israel
2011     Making Room | Tel-Aviv Museum of Art, Israel

2011     Hard Pop | ST- ART Gallery, Jaffa, Israel
2011     Borders | Beztalel Academy of Art, Jerusalem, Israel
2010     Domatophobia | C.S.P Kibbutzim College of Adulation, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2010     Secure Space | Alfred Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2010     Inside Israel | Traveling Exhibition in China, China
2009     Selected Graduates | The Photography Museum, Tel-Hai, Israel
2009     Home | Apart.Art Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2009     Photography Department graduate exhibition | Minshar School of Art, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Teaching

2011-Present     Hamidrasha School of Art, Beit Berl College, Israel

2014-2017          Shenkar College, Multidisciplinary Art Department, Ramat Gan, Israel
2013-2015          Musrara School of Photography, Jerusalem, Israel
2011-2014          Minshar School of Art, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Collections

Nelson-Atkins Museum of art, KCMO,U.S

Ruth and Elmer Wellin Museum of Art, N.Y, U.S

Tel-Aviv Museum of art, Israel

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