AVRAHAM EILAT

Visual Artist
Email: aveilatart@gmail.com
Web site: www.pixelpress.org/eilat

Born in Israel, 1939
Works in various fields of visual arts
Initiator of the First Israeli Photography Biennale
Co-founder and chairman of Pyramida, Center for Contemporary Art, Haifa
Lives in En Hod, works in Haifa, Israel






Art studies
High School of Painting, Tel Aviv
Atelier 17, Paris, France
St. Martin's School of Art, London, England

Selected Awards and grants
2004 Israeli Ministry of education and Culture Prize
1997 Artist in Residence, Tisch School of the Arts, NYU, New York
1989 "Premio Cervo", Italy

Selected Solo exhibitions
2005 Psychophysical Time, galeria Wschodnia, Lodz, Poland
2004 Suspicious Symptoms, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel
2003 Mortal, Pyramida, Center for Contemporary Art, Haifa, Israel
2000 112 Portraits Front and Back, Galeria FF, Lodz, Poland
1992 From the Gut – From theMind, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
1981 Structures for a Given Interior, Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa, Israel

Selected group exhibitions
2006 God's Image, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
2004 Video Zero – Towards Cinema, Haifa Museum Of Art, Israel
2003 Video Zero – Communication Interference, Haifa Museum of Art, Israel
2001 Jewish Artists on the Edgde, Yeshiva University Museum, New York, USA
1999 1st International Triennale of Installations, Haifa Museum of Art, Israel
1998 Milestones – Israeli Sculpture 1948-1998, The Open Museum, Tefen, Israel
The Bridge, International art event, Melbourne, Australia
1987 Vom Landschaftsbild zur Spurensicherung, Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany

Selected books and catalogues
Avraham Eilat, Drawings and Etchings, Perlinger Verlag, Austria (1980)
Structures For A given Interior, Haifa Museum of Art, Israel (1981)
Fron the Gut – From the Mind, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem (1992)
Suspicious Symptoms, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv (2004)
The Silence of the Sea (2006)


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