Shir Lusky (b.1988) Israeli artist, based in Tel-Aviv.

Education

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

2020 MFA Bezalel, Thesis Exhibition, Curator: Dor Guez, Tel Aviv, Israel

2019 Out of Touch, P8 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel, curator: Hagar Bril

2018 The Seventh Year, The Artists House,Jerusalem, Israel, curator: Uri Gershuni

2017 Foreground Background, duo exhibition with Neta Cones, Omer Tiroche gallery, Yafo Tel-Aviv, curator: Orit Bulgaru 

2017 Shadow of a line, light of a circle, duo exhibition with Shiran Yitzhari, grand-art gallery, Haifa, Israel, curator: Shirley Meshulam      

                           

Group exhibitions

2022 Caldera, Nulobaz Gallery, Curator: Shir Wiesel, Tel Aviv, Israel

2022 Wandering#2, The Open University Gallery, Curator: Carmit Blumensohn, Raanna, Israel

2021 Chasing Pavements, Hamesila Park, Loving art Making Art, Curators: Yoav Weinfeld & Omer Sheizaf, Tel Aviv, Israel

2021 Disform, Fein 3, Curators: Foundation Fountain, Tel Aviv, Israel

2020 Ten Exercises in Style, Indie Gallery, Curator: Galit Semel, Tel Aviv, Israel

2020 Art at TYO, TYO, Curators: Iris Rywkind & Omer Shani Ben Shahar, Tel Aviv, Israel.

2019 Compass, Beit Kandinof, Curator: Ruven Kuperman, Jaffa, Israel

2019 Artists Greenhouse, Fresh Paint 11, Curators: Yifat Gurion and Raz Shapira, 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, Curator: Etty  Schwartz, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2017 Kinetics, P8 gallery, curators: Maya Zehavi and Yonatan Auron Ophir, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2017 INTERIOR-EXTERIOR, Art-Festival, Danchov house-Old City, Curator: Shirley Meshulam, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

2017 Granata magazine - Best of Young American Novelists 3, Curator: Maria Pozner, Cuckoo's Nest, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2017 A Million Traces, Indie gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel

201610 representations of photography, The Art Place gallery, Curator: Micha Kirshner, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2016 Showroom 3, Inga gallery, Curator: Etty Schwartz, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2016 Class Photo- The photography academia in Israel, Museum of Photography Tel Hai, Curator: Hana Shaviv, Tel Hai Industrial Park, Israel

2015 Close To Home, Tzadik gallery, Curator: Hana Coman, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2015 Laculture-FIN, Kuli Alma gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2015 Behind The Trunk, Undergraduate Thesis Exhibition, Wizo Academy of Education and Design, Haifa, Israel

Awards / Grants

2022 Mifal HaPais Council for the Culture and Arts, Artist fellowship exhibition grant, Tel Aviv University Art Gallery

2021 Young Artist Award, The Israeli Ministry of Culture and Sport

2021 Yehoshua Rabinovich Foundation for the Arts grant

2020 MFA Excellence Award for academic achievements, Bezalel Academy of art and design, Jerusalem

Residencies

2021 Arad Contemporary Art Center residency program by Leah Abir

2019 A-Z West, Institute of Investigative Living by Andrea Zittel, Joshua Tree, CA, United States

2017 Can Serrat- Art Residency, El Bruc, Spain

Publications

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'

Group Membership

2017-2020 member of the P8 cooperative gallery for contemporary art

Collections

Private collections

 

PRESS

2021 Avi Pitchon, Review on Disform group exhibition curated by Fountain, Haaretz. 

2021 Joy Bernard, Interview in Portfolio Magazine.

2020 Hagit Peleg Rotem, Review on the MFA Graduate Exhibition Bezalel, Portfolio Magazine.

2020 Avi Pitchon, Review on the MFA Graduate Exhibition Bezalel, Hararetz.

2020 Gili Sitton, Review on the MFA Graduate Exhibition Bezalel, ARToday.

2019 Ruth Perl Baharir, Promising artists in Fresh Paint art fair, Time-Out Tel Aviv.

2019 Meital Raz, Review on 'Out of Touch' exhibition, Time-Out Tel Aviv.

2018 Yuval Saar, Interview in Portfolio Magazine.

2018 Yonatan H.Mishal, Review on 'The Seventh Year' exhibition,  Anna Bershtansky Magazine.

2017 Tal Niv, Review on 'Slipped my Mind' exhibition, Haaretz.