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 in 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).
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)
Out of Touch, P8 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel, curator: Hagar Bril
The Seventh Year, The Artists House,Jerusalem, Israel, curator: Uri Gershuni
Foreground Background, duo exhibition with Neta Cones, Omer Tiroche gallery, Yafo Tel-Aviv, curator: Orit Bulgaru
Shadow of a line, light of a circle, duo exhibition with Shiran Yitzhari, grand-art gallery, Haifa, Israel, curator: Shirley Meshulam
Disform, Fein 3, Curators: Foundation Fountain, Tel Aviv, Israel
MFA Bezalel, Thesis Exhibition, Curator: Dor Guez, Tel Aviv, Israel
Ten Exercises in Style, Indie Gallery, Curator: Galit Semel, Tel Aviv, Israel
Art at TYO, TYO, Curators: Iris Rywkind and Omer Shani Ben Shahar, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Compass, Beit Kandinof, Curator: Ruven Kuperman, Jaffa, Israel
Artists Greenhouse, Fresh Paint 11, Curators: Yifat Gurion and Raz Shapira, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Halame, MFA Gallery of Bezalel, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Lose Grip, P8 Gallery booth at Fresh Paint Art Fair 10, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Slipped my mind, Binyamin gallery, Curator: Etty Schwartz, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Kinetics, P8 gallery, curators: Maya Zehavi and Yonatan Auron Ophir, Tel-Aviv, Israel
INTERIOR-EXTERIOR, Art-Festival, Danchov house-Old City, Curator: Shirley Meshulam, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Granata magazine - Best of Young American Novelists 3, Curator: Maria Pozner, Cuckoo's Nest, Tel-Aviv, Israel
A Million Traces, Indie gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
10 representations of photography, The Art Place gallery, Curator: Micha Kirshner, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Showroom 3, Inga gallery, Curator: Etty Schwartz, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Class Photo- The photography academia in Israel, Museum of Photography Tel Hai, Curator: Hana Shaviv, Tel Hai Industrial Park, Israel
Close To Home, Tzadik gallery, Curator: Hana Coman, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Laculture-FIN, Kuli Alma gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Behind The Trunk, Undergraduate Thesis Exhibition, Wizo Academy of Education and Design, Haifa, Israel
Residencies / Awards
Arad Contemporary Art Center residency program by Leah Abir.
MFA Excellence Award for academic achievements, Bezalel Academy of art and design, Jerusalem.
A-Z West, Institute of Investigative Living by Andrea Zittel, Joshua Tree, CA, United States
Can Serrat- Art Residency, El Bruc, Spain
F-STOP Magazine, online group exhibition, Issue No.82 'Identity&Community'
HOTEM - Poetry, Art and Literature Magazine, Issue No.12 'Circus'
GRANTA -The Magazine of new Writing, Issue No. 3 'Close to Home'
Harama - Art Magazine, Issue No.12 'Estate'
2017-2020 member of the P8 cooperative gallery for contemporary art