artwork biography — selected press

Avital Burg

Avital Burg

Born in Israel, 1985. living and working in New York. Represented by Slag Gallery, New York

www.avitalburg.com

avitalburg@gmail.com

Education

2010 - 2013

New York Studio School, New York, NY

2012

Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK

2009 - 2010

Master Class program at "Hatahana", School of figurative drawing

and painting, Tel Aviv, Israel

2007 - 2008

Fine arts department, Bezalel academy of art and design, Jerusalem, Israel

Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

2014

Standing on Cardboard , Solo exhibition at Slag Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2013

knock me over with a feather, Aharon Ozery and Avital Burg, the Spaceship Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

2013

Little Boxes , Certificate Graduate Exhibition, New York Studio School Gallery, New York, NY

2011

News Painting , Hanina Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

Group Exhibitions

2014

Faux Sho' Curated by Beth Giacummo – Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY

Three person show at Rothschild Fine Art – Tel Aviv, Israel (April 2015)

JSGOS – Java Studios Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Co-curator at Novella Gallery, New York, NY

Plaster , Benefit exhibition for Physicians For Human Rights Israel, Jaffa Salon, Jaffa

2013

Red Evening, Benefit Auction for Mifaalot Hinuch, Hosted By Sotheby's Israel, Kfar Shmarihau, Israel

Buy What You Love , The Rema Hort Mann Foundation at Bleecker Street Arts Club, New York, NY

Plaster , Benefit exhibition for Physicians For Human Rights Israel, Jaffa Salon, Jaffa

2012

Ouchi Gallery annual group show, Brooklyn, NY

Greenpoint Film Festival, Brooklyn, NY

Bread and Roses , Kastiel, Tel Aviv, Israel

Sale exhibition in Hanina Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

Avital Burg, Paintings, New York Studio School

2011

Hudson & Laight Gallery, Hudson, NY

The America-Israel Cultural Foundation Gala Art Exhibition, Lincoln Center, New York, NY

Group Drawing Exhibition, Rothschild Fine Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

Pintzeta, group show, Tel Aviv, Israel

Bread and Roses , The Minshar School Gallery, Tel Aviv

Sale exhibition in Hanina Gallery, Tel Aviv

Avital Burg, Paintings, New York Studio School

2010

Natalia , Hanina Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Dror Burstein

Bread and Roses , The Minshar School Gallery, Tel Aviv

Sale exhibition in Hanina Gallery, Tel Aviv

The Rabbit Hole Arts and Design Fair, New York

2009

Group exhibition at The 4th Floor, Tel Aviv, Israel Curator: Gilit Fisher

2003

High school graduate exhibition, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Selected national high-school graduates exhibition, Ministry of Education, Tel Aviv

Selected Awards

2011

The Milton Avery Arts Foundation scholarship

2003

Award for Excellence in Honor of Ayala Abramov, Israel Museum

Selected Collections

Louis-Dreyfus Family Collection, NY

The Leumi Bank's art collection, Israel

Mr. Dov Shiff collection, Israel

Selected Publications and Press

2014

International Painting Annual 3 Exhibition-in-Print (pg. 62-64) Published By Menifest

Xico Greenwald, Serious Schooling, The Sun (March 28)

Terri Ciccone, Uncovering Corrugated Artifacts and Masking Tape Treasures at Slag Gallery, Bushwick Daily (March 17)

2013

Eitan Buganim, Painting from the Machine, Haaretz (Hebrew, September 19)

Harama Magazine, Etch a Sketch (Hebrew, July 1)

2011

Ellie Armon Azulay, A Different look on Silwan, Haaretz (Hebrew, July 28)

2010

Dror Burstein, Open Painting, 'Natalia' Exhibition Catalog (July 17)