Reuven Israel


(b. 1978, Jerusalem)

Lives and works in Brooklyn

Solo exhibitions include: "As Above, So Below", Shulamit Nazarian Gallery, Los Angeles (2016); "Formula", Braverman Gallery, Tel-Aviv (2016); "Multipolarity", Fridman Gallery, New York (2014);  "Superpartners", Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv (2011); "Fatima", Braverman Gallery, Tel-Aviv (2010); "From Shapes to Forms", Museo Civico Floriano Bodini, Gemonio (VA) (2010); "Range of Sorrow", Montrasio Gallery, Milan (2009); "Reuven Israel", Braverman Gallery, Tel-Aviv (2006). 

Group exhibitions include: "Flair," ridma allery, e ork (2017); "am am u ifferent," ork ro aaret ollection, inus allery, e viv (2017); "Untitled.," raverma allery, el Aviv (2017); ״BENE•F•ACTION״, Andrea Meislin, New York (2016); "The Museum Presents Itself 2", Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv (2015); "The Museum Imagined", Danese/Corey, New York (2015); "Domestic Ideals", Lesley Heller Workspace, New York (2015); "Re:Start", Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv (2015); "The Readymade Centennial", Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa (2013); "No Place", BAAD Gallery, Tel Aviv (2013); "Human Nature", Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv (2013); "Curator: Yona Fisher", Ashdod Art Museum (2013); "Tracing the Fish Bladder", Radiator Gallery, New York (2013); “Re: Visiting Rockefeller,” Rockefeller Archaeological Museum,  Jerusalem (2013); “Senses of the Mediterranean”, Hangar Bicocca, Milan (2011); “The Ministry of Culture and Sport’s 2009 Awards for Art and Design,” Herzliya Museum of contemporary Art (2010); “Il Segreto dello sguardo,” Galleria San Fedele, Milan (2010); What Does Sculpture Want?, Bezalel gallery, Tel Aviv (2009); In Silence, rothschild 69 project, Tel Aviv (2008), "Young Israeli Art", Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Helena Rubinstein Pavilion,Tel Aviv (2007), Forms of construction, Eigse festival, carlow ( Ireland) (2007); "Raw and Cooked", University of Haifa Art Gallery, Haifa (2007); and many more.



Awards including: Young Artist Award, The Israeli Ministry of Culture (2009); the Legacy Heritage Fund Prize, Tel Aviv Museum of Art (2007); Rich Foundation Award (2006); America- Israel Cultural Foundation- scholarship (2004,2006); Prize in memory of Ehud Elhananani, Department of Fine Art, Bezalel Academy (2004).

Reuven Israel holds both an MFA (2007) and a BFA (2004) from Bezalel Academy of Art and Design.