Shir Lusky (b.1988) is an Israeli artist, based in Tel-Aviv.
Graduated the MFA program from Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design and Holds a bachelor (with honors) in art photography and new media from Wizo Academy, Haifa (2015). She exhibited two solo exhibitions, the first at the Jerusalem Artists House as part of Nidbach project, curated by Uri Gershuni, the second at the P8 gallery in Tel-Aviv curated by Hagar Brill. She participated at two duo exhibitions and several group exhibitions at Inga galley, Indie gallery, Fresh Paint Greenhouse (2019) etc. Also participated in two artist residency, the recent at the Andrea Zittel work trade residency, A-Z WEST California. She received an Excellence prize for academic achievements from the MFA Bezalel Academy (2020). Lusky is a member of the P8 cooperative gallery for contemporary art.
Born in 1988
Lives and works in Tel-Aviv.
2018-2020 M.F.A Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Tel Aviv, Israel
2011-2015 B.F.A Wizo Academy of Arts and Design, Department of Photography and new media, Haifa, Israel (with honors)
Solo exhibitions and two person exhibitions
2019 Out of Touch - a solo exhibition curator: Hagar Bril, P8 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
2018 The Seventh Year - a solo exhibition curator: Uri Gershuni, The Artists House,Jerusalem, Israel
2017 Foreground Background - a duo exhibition with Neta Cones, curator: Orit Bulgaru, Omer Tiroche gallery, Yafo Tel-Aviv
2017 Shadow of a line, light of a circle - a duo exhibition with Shiran Yitzhary, curator: Shirley Meshulam, grand-art gallery,Haifa, Israel
2020 MFA Bezalel, Thesis Exhibition, Tel Aviv, Israel
2020 Ten Exercises in Style, Indie Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
2019 Compass, Beit Kandinof, Jaffa, Israel
2019 Fresh Paint 11, Green House, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2019 Halame - MFA Gallery of Bezalel, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2018 Lose Grip - P8 Gallery booth at Fresh Paint Art Fair 10, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2017 Slipped my mind - Binyamin gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2017 Kinetics - P8 gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2017 INTERIOR-EXTERIOR, Art-Festival, Danchov house-Old City, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
2017 Granata magazine - Best of Young American Novelists 3, Cuckoo's Nest, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2017 A Million Traces - Indie gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2016 Whatever comes to hand - Alliance House, Jerusalem, Israel
2016 10 representations of photography - The Art Place gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2016 Showroom 3 - Inga gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2016 Class Photo- group exhibition of the photography academia in Israel, Museum of Photography Tel Hai, Tel Hai Industrial Park, Israel
2015 Undergraduate Thesis Exhibition – Wizo Academy of Education and Design, Haifa, Israel
2015 Close To Home - Tzadik gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2015 Laculture-FIN - Kuli Alma gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2012 Femina - Artist house, Haifa, Israel
Residencies / Awards
2020 Excellence Award for academic achievements, Bezalel MFA
2019 A-Z West, Institute of Investigative Living by Andrea Zittel, Joshua Tree, CA, United States
2017 Can Serrat- Art Residency, El Bruc, Spain
2017 F-STOP Magazine, online group exhibition, Issue No.82 'Identity&Community'
2015 HOTEM - Poetry, Art and Literature Magazine, Issue No.12 'Circus'
2015 GRANTA -The Magazine of new Writing, Issue No. 3 'Close to Home'
2015 Harama - Art Magazine, Issue No.12 'Estate'