Yael Bartana  (Israeli, 1970) 


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Yael Bartana, Mur i Wieza


Yael Bartana
Mur i Wieza

Annet Gelink Gallery
Yael Bartana, The jewish-polish return movement


Yael Bartana
The jewish-polish return movement

Annet Gelink Gallery
Yael Bartana, Untitled (Andromeda's rock)


Yael Bartana
Untitled (Andromeda's rock)

Annet Gelink Gallery
Yael Bartana, 10.The Missing Negatives of the Sonnenfeld Collection


Yael Bartana
10.The Missing Negatives of the Sonnenfeld Collection

Annet Gelink Gallery
Yael Bartana, Refusenik


Yael Bartana

Annet Gelink Gallery
Yael Bartana, A Declaration


Yael Bartana
A Declaration

Annet Gelink Gallery
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Yael Bartana, Profile


Yael Bartana
Profile, 2000
3 min. loop channel video and sound installation, monitor, headphones, color


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1970   Born in Afula, Israel
1992 - 1996   BFA, The Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel
1996   The Samuel Prize, for the video/sound installation ‘Ant-Bulb, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel
1999   MFA studies, School of Visual Arts, New York, USA
2000 - 2001   Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2003   Anselm Kiefer Prize, The Wolf Foundation, Israel
2005   Dorothea von Stetten-Kunstpreis, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
2005   Prix de Rome, 2nd award winner, Rijksakademie, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2006   Recipient of the 2006 Ministry of Science, Culture and Sport Prize, Israel
2007   Winner of the Gottesdiener Foundation Israeli Art Prize 2006, Israel
2009   Winner of the 2009 Prix Dazibao, Montreal
  Lives and works in Tel-Aviv, Israel, and Amsterdam, Netherlands
2010   “If you want, we’ll travel to the moon together.”Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
2010   Modern Museum, Malmo, Sweden (solo)
2010   Artes Mundi, Cardiff, Wales, UK
2009   Contemporary Jewish Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, USA (solo)
2009   Jewish Museum, New York, USA (solo)
2009   P.S. 1, New York, USA (solo)
2009   Acting Out: Social Experiments in Video, ICA, Boston, USA
2009   Hugging & Wrestling, Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, OH, USA
2009   Pacific Meridian, Vladivostok International Film Festival for Asian Pacific Countries, Vladivostok, Russia
2009   Stranded Positions, Ausstellungsraum Klingental, Basel, Switzerland
2009   TICAB, Tirana International Contemporary Art Biennial – first episode, Tirana, Albania
2009   Transitland. Video art from Central and Eastern Europe 1989-2009, organized by InterSpace, Sofia, transmediale, Berlin and Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary
2009   Monument to transformation, organized by transit, Prague, Czech Republic
2009   Places To Be. New York – Shanghai – Tel Aviv – Texas – Zagreb, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2009   The 11th presentation of Le Mois de la Photo a Montréal 2009, Canada
2009   Who’s afraid of the artists?, curated by Caroline Bourgeois and Francesca Zappia, Palais des Arts de Dinard, Dinard, France
2009   Auto. Dream and Matter, LAboral Centro de Arte y Creacion Industrial, Gijon, S and Dos De Mayo Art Centre, Madrid, Spain
2009   Promised Land, Gemak, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Netherlands
2009   Anabasis. Rituals of Homecoming, Book Art Museum, Lodz, Poland
2009   Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw, Poland (solo)
2009   The Kings of the Hill, Auto Sueno y Materia, Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid, Spain (solo)
2009   Earth: Art of a Changing World, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
2009   Contour, 4th Biennial of Moving Image, Mechelen, Belgium
2009   Architecture and Memory, British Film Institute, London, UK
2009   Troubles au frontières, Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris, France
2009   Pop Up! , Ludwig Forum Aachen, Germany
2008   Center for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel (solo)
2008   C.H.O.S.E.N., Wyspa Institute of Art, Gdansk, Poland
2008   She doesn’t think so but she’s dressed for the h-bomb, Starr auditorium, Tate Modern, , London, UK
2008   We never looked better, Museum of the Jewish People, Tel Aviv, Israel
2008   The Hidden Trace – Jewish Paths through modernity, Felix-Nussbaum-Haus, Osnabruck, Germany
2008   Another Territory, City Exhibition Center, Moscow, Russian Federation
2008   49th October Salon, Belgrade, Yugoslavia
2008   Momentum, Samuel P.Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, Florida, USA
2008   P.S. 1, New York, USA (solo)
2008   World Tale: Mixed Narrations: A Video Parade from Different Points”, The Hacettepe University Art Museum, Ankara, Turkey (solo)
2008   EngholmEngelhorn, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2008   Galleria Raffaella Cortese, Milan, Italy (solo)
2008   Foksal Gallery, Warsaw, Poland (solo)
2007   Yael Bartana, In the Army I was an outstanding soldier, March, Fondazione per l’arte contemporanea, Curated by Gabi Scardi, Italy (solo)
2007   The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada (solo)
2007   Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
2007   Foksal Gallery, Warsaw, Poland (solo)
2007   Documenta 12, Kassel, Germany
2007   Dateline Israel: Recent Photography and Video, The Jewish Museum, Freedom Border and Trembling Time, February – June 2007
2006   Sirens’ Song, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, United Kingdom (solo)
2006   Amateur Anthropologist Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany (solo)
2006   Kunstverein Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
2006   Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands (solo)
2006   Demolition, Engholm/Engelhorn gallery, Vienna
2006   27th Bienal de São Paulo, A Declaration, Wild Seeds, Low Relief II (4), São Paulo, Brazil
2006   Records and Habits. The Time Machine / Images of Space, Tapies Foundaion, Low Relief II, Wild Seeds, Kings of the Hill, Barcelona, Spain
2006   Wherever We Go, Spazio Oberdan Milan, Italy
2006   7th Werkleitz Biennial, Wild Seeds, Halle, Germany
2006   Inside-out. Contemporary Artists from Israel, Sirens’ Song, Museo de arte contemporanea de Vigo, Vigo, Spain
2006   Coding:Decoding, Sirens’ Song, Nikolaj, Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Denmark
2006   Kings of the Hill, David Maljkovic, Gallery Nova, Zagreb, Croatia,
2006   The Art of Living: Contemporary Works from the Israel Museum, Trembling Time, The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, USA
2005   Wild Seeds, 9th Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul Biennial, Turkey
2005   Beograd Nekad I Sad, Galerija Beograd, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
2005   Sirens’ Song, V Internationales Kunstfestival Magdeburg, Art Depot, Magdeburg, Germany
2005   Prix de Rome.NL, Stichting de Appel, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2005   a forest and a tree, Yellow Bird Gallery, Newburgh, New York, USA
2005   Trembling Time, Platform Garanti, Istanbul, Turkey
2005   Trembling Time, Low Relief II (4 channel), The Hebrews - 100 years of culture in Israel, The Israel Museum and Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin, Germany
2005   When Adar Enters, Ad De’lo Yoda, Reunion, ByArt Projects, Tel Aviv, Israel
2005   Trembling Time, Low Relief II (1 channel), Freedom Border, Dorothea von Stetten Kunstpreis, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany
2005   Irreducible, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts Kings of the Hill, San Francisco, USA
2005   Museum St.Gallen, Wild Seeds, St.Gallen, Switzerland (solo)
2005   Photographic works in projectspace The Bakery, Annet Gelink Gallery (solo)
2004   You Could Be Lucky, Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel (solo)
2004   When Adar Enters, Ad De’lo Yoda, Kings of the Hill, MIT, List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts (solo)
2004   Trembling Time, Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art, Toronto, Canada (solo)
2004   When Adar Enters and Blimp, Büro Friedrich, Berlin (solo)
2004   Trembling Time, Onufri 2004 Prize: Chosen Places, National Gallery of Arts Tirania, Albania
2004   Kings of the Hill, Time Zones: recent film and video, Tate Modern, London, Great Britain
2004   Low Relief II (4 channel), Time Depot. Petach Tikva Museum, Petach Tikva, Israel
2004   When Adar Enters and Ad De’lo Yoda, Surfacing, Ludwig Museum Budapest, Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest, Hungary
2004   Profile, Trembling Time, When Adar Enters, Ad de’lo Yoda and Blimp, Wherever I am, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford, Great Britain
2004   You Could Be Lucky, Liverpool Biennial, Festival for Contemporary Art, Liverpool, United Kingdom
2004   Korea When Adar Enters, Ad de’lo Yoda and Blimp, Busan Biennale, Point of Contact, Contemporary Art Exhibition
2004   Trembling Time, The 10 Commandments, Deutsches Hygiene-Museum, Dresden, Germany
2004   Kings of the Hill, The Mediterraneans, Museum of Modern Art Rome, Rome, Italy
2004   Lonely Planet, Art Tower Mito, Contemporary Art Center, Ibaraki, Japan
2004   Quicksand, De Appel Foundation, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2004   Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, Great Britain
2003   Territories, Witte De With, Rotterdam, Netherlands
2003   Territories, Wonderyears - New Reflections on Shoah and Nazism in Israel, Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst, KW-Berlin, Germany
2003   Vane, After-Life, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2003   Wonderyears, Neue Gesellschaft für bildende Kunst, Berlin, Germany
2003   Overbeck-Gesellschaft, Lübeck Kunstverein, Lübeck, Germany
2003   The Promise, O.K Center for Cotemporary Art, The Land Vienna, Austria
2003   Sheffield Festival of Contemporary Art, Sheffsield, United Kingdom
2003   Kaap Helder, Oude Rijkswerf Willemsoord (Kunst en Cultuur Noord-Holland), Den Helder, Netherlands
2003   Galerie der Stadt Schwaz, Schwaz /Tirol, Austria
2003   M_ARS-Art and War, Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz, Austria
2003   Kings of the Hill, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York (solo)
2003   Blimp, Herzliya Museum for Contemporary Art, Herzliya, Israel (solo)
2003   Purim Spiel, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
2003   Kings of the Hill, Kerstin Engholm Galerie, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2003   Kings of the Hill, Herzliya Museum for Contemporary Art, Israel (solo)
2003   Trembling Time, Kings of the Hill, Galeria comercial, San Juan, Puerto Rico (solo)
2002   Trembling Time, Museum Beelden aan Zee, Scheveningen, Netherlands (solo)
2002   Variables X Y Z Digital Art Lab, Holon, Israel (solo)
2002   Rendez-Vous, Musée d’Art Contemporain de Lyon, Lyon, France
2002   What? A tale in free images, Brugge Culture Capital of Europe, Brugge, Belgium
2002   Say Hello Wave Goodbye, Galerie Hohenlohe & Kalb, Vienna, Austria
2002   Manifesta 4, European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2002   Tele-Journeys, MIT List Visual Center, Cambridge, USA
2002   The 4th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Corea
2002   Non-linear Editing, De Paviljoens, Almere, Netherlands
2001   In the Meantime, De Appel, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2001   Neue Welt, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt-on-Main, Germany
2001   2e Sybren Hellinga Kunstprijs 2001, Kunsthuis SYB, Beetsterzwaag, Netherlands
2001   Open Ateliers, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2001   Profile, Caermersklooster, Gent, Belgium (solo)
2000   Greater New York, PS1, New York, USA
2000   Open Ateliers, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2000   Reflex Ensemble in Musical Dialoges, Center for the Arts - Tel Aviv, Borochov Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
1996   B.F.A project, Bezalel academy of arts and design, Jerusalem
2008    Scenes du Sud, Mediterranee, Orientale, exhibition catalogue, Carre d’Art – Musee d’art Contemporain de Nimes
2007    Brave New Worlds, exhibition catalogue, Walker Art Center
2007    Yael Bartana, In the army I was an outstanding soldier, March, fondazione per l’arte contemporanea, 2007
2007    Regarding Fear and Hope, Exhibition Catalogue, Monash University of Art, 2007
2007    Um Atlas de Acontecimentos/An Atlas of Events, Exhibiition-Catalogue The State of the world, Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian, 2007
2007    Im Auge des Zyklons/In the eye of the storm, Exhibition Catalogue Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, 2007
2007    Yael Bartana, exhibition catalogue, Kunstverein Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
2006    Yael Bartana, exhibition catalogue, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands
2006    Artforum, October 2006, p.278
2006    Community Service. Frieze October 2006, pp.37-40
2006    Voorkeur beeldende kunst, NRC Handelsblad, March 2
2006    Ruimte voor frisse politieke kunst en rustige observaties, In: De Volkskrant, by Sacha Bronwasser, February 28, p.19
2006    Macho’s in four wheel drives, In: NRC Handelsblad, by Janneke Wesseling, February 24
2005    Future Greats, In: Art Review, december
2005    Lonnie van Brummelen wint Prix de Rome, in: de Volskrant, July 1
2005    Prix de Rome moet naar Bartana, in: De Volkskrant, June 4
2005    De nieuwe Prix is voor Bartana, in: Het Parool, June 11
2005    Prix de Rome.Nl 2005, exhibition catalogue, Amsterdam
2005    Die Neuen Hebräer. 100 Jahre Kunst in Israel, exhibition catalogue, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin, edited by Doreet LeVotte Harten and Yigal Zalmona
2004    Wherever I Am, Yael Bartana, Emily Jacir, Lee Miller, exhibition catalogue, Modern Art Oxford, Essays by Linda Grant and Galit Eilat, pp.9-27
2004    Kav/Hameorer, magazine for literature and art magazine, Nr. 16-18, winter Tel-Aviv, pp.16-20
2004    Die Zehn Gebote, Deutsche Hygienes Museum, Dresden, June 19 – December 5, 2004, p.115
2004    Quicksand, exhibition catalogue, De Appel Foundation Amsterdam
2004    Lonely Planet, exhibition catalogue, Art Tower Mito, Ibaraki, Japan
2004    London: Tate Modern. Time Zones: Recent Filma and Video, In: Contemporary, Issue 70, pp.58-59
2004    Tussen massa en individu, In: De Volkskrant, by Marina de Vries, October 7, Kunst Bijlage, pp.10-11
2004    Was Will Europa?, In: Flash Art, July/September, Vol.XXXVII, pp.98-99
2004    What’s the difference, in: Frieze , Issue 84, May 2004, pp.72-77
2004    The six wannabees as a soccer team, in: Tubelight, Issue 32, p.09
2004    Quicksand engulfs and disorients, Amsterdam Weekly, May 5-11, 2004
2004    Vrij Nederland, April 24, 2004
2004    Plaagstootjes van jonge curatoren, De Volkskrant, April 8, 2004
2004    Click opera, March 14th, 2004, www.livejournal.com
2004    Art Review, December/January 2004 Yael Bartana, p.102
2003    Esche, Charles, Cream 3 - Contemporary Art in Culture, Phaidon, New York pp.56-59
2003    Territories, KW- Institute for Contemporary Art Berlin
2003    Weibel, P., M_ARS, Kunst und Krieg, Neue Galerie Graz am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Hatje Cantz, Frankfurt
2003    Edlinger T., Stella Rollig and Roland Schöny, The Promise, The Land.Jewish-Israeli Artists in Relation to Politics and Society, O.K. Centrum fur Gegenwartkunst, Linz
2003    Nähe und Distanz, in: Profile, Nr 28, 7.7., p. 35
2003    Richter, Dorothee, Remapping the Region, in: Die Springerin, Summer 03, p. 34-36
2003    Holm, Peter, Knapp fromulierte Kunstkonzepte, in: Kieler Nachrichten, 22.1.
2003    Junge Kunst transkulturell, in: Lübecker Stadtzeitung, 21.1.
2003    Heimat, von außen gesehen, in: Lübecker Nachrichten, 18.1.
2003    Esche, Charles, Young, Lesley, Yael Bartana, 03
2002    Manifesta 4, Hatje Cantz Publishers, Frankfurt, pp.170-171
2002    Manifesta 4, in: Art Monthly, July/August
2002    Künstler-Portraits – Yael Bartana, in: Frankfurter Rundschau, 3.6.
2002    Bush, Kate, Manifesta 4, in: Art Forum
2002    Rosenberg, Angela Spotlight—Manifesta 4, in: Flash Art, in: Flash Art, issue 225, July/September
2002    Van Voss, Sandra Heerma, Sinaasappelbron aan de Main-oever, in: NRC Handelsblad
2002    Van Elsberg, Jacquine, ‘Bibberen, beven, rillen, en sidderen in trillende tijd’, in: Skrien
2002    Kuni, Verena, Manifesta 4, in: Frieze, issue 69, September, p.104
2002    Bartana, Yael, Self portrait, in:Tema Celeste, No. 91, May/June
2001    Den Hartog Jager, Hans, Keelzangers en een dood paard in Open teliers, in: NRC Handelsblad
2001    Moukhtar, Esma, Boodschappen in een trillingslaag, in: de Volkskrant, Netherlands
2001    Mar, Alex, In the MeanTime…, in: Metropolis M, NL, Special edition Summer 2001, p .48
2001    van de Velde, Paola, Marsmuziek en een leger van naalden. Amsterdamse Rijkakademie houdt Open Ateliers, in: De Telegraaf
2001    Van de Velde, Paola, Jennifer Tee serveert taart. Rijksakademie – studenten hebben overduidelijk lol in hun werk, in: De Telegraaf
2001    De Volkskrant, Geluid, veel geluid in Open Ateliers
2001    Lamoree, Jhim, Veel installaties en een enkel schilderij of beeld, in: Het Parool
2001    De Vries, Marina, Liever een camera dan verf en kwast, in: Het Parool