Tal Frank – Short Biography
Tal Frank is a sculptor and installation artist. She creates individual objects and sculptural environments using a wide range of materials and techniques.
Frank was born in Tel Aviv and is based in Mexico City. She holds a fine arts BA degree from the Beit Berl College Arts School, and an MFA from the University of Haifa. Frank has received several awards and scholarships, including The Israeli Young Artists award and the America-Israel Foundation Prize. Her work and exhibitions have been supported by the Outset Foundation, the Rabinovich Foundation and the Israeli Lottery Fund for the Arts, among others. Frank’s work has been shown in many solo exhibitions in galleries and museums, most recently in a large scale show at the Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art. Frank has also participated in many group exhibitions and special joint projects with several artists, including Eli Gur Arie, Ran Barlev and Keren Anavy. Her work is held in museum and private collections. She is a lecturer in arts and sculpture techniques and technologies at leading institutions of higher education.
Consultant productions sculpture in public space and sculptural production processes Reciprocal.
Tal Frank – c.v
Tel: 55 45009774
Address: calle Amatlan 31, Condesa, 06100 Ciudad de Mexico, D.F
Born in Tel Aviv, Israel, lives and works in Mexico city ,since July 2016
2007-2005 M.F.A. Art Department, Haifa University, Haifa, Israel
2005-2002 BED Graduate Art Studies and Arts Education, HaMidrasha Art School, Beit Berl Academic College, Israel.
Residencies & Programs:
2018 upcoming, Artist in residence in Everglades (AIRIE) program, Everglades National Park, Florida.
2017 Soma Summer, Ciudad de Mexico, D.F.
2017 Artis Program in collaborative of Latin America Artis, Casa xitla, Metta Sade Foundation, Ciudad de Mexico, D.F
2015-2014 Artis Career Development Program in collaborative of Artis, Artport Tel Aviv and Asylum Arts New York.
2012-2011 Kinnernet, Internet Technology and Art annual congress, Israel.
Solo Exhibitions And Special Projects:
2018 Upcoming, Memoria, Momento, Memoria, instituto cultural Mexico Israel, Ciudad de Mexico, D.F.
Upcoming, fuego, p8 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
2016 Beauty and Other Forms, Collaborative installation with the artist Tal Frank in the exhibition ‹Repetitive Motifs in Ritual Objects and in Contemporary Art›, Mane›- Katz Muaeum, Haifa, Israel. (Catalog)
2015 Tie Break, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Israel. Curator: Sally Ha el Naveh (Catalog)
2014 Crossover, Collaborative sight-speci c installation with the Artists Tal Frank, hostesses the artist ‹Quayola›, Feinberg Projects Contemporary Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Yham Hameiri
2013 1 bag up to 23 kg; Berliner Liste; Berlin, Germany.(Catalog) 2012 Twelve emes Variations, in Fresh Paint 5 Art Fair, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Hothouse, Collaborative sight-speci c installation with the artist Tal Frank, Dan Gallery for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Ravit Harri 2011
How Much Further, 121 Gallery For Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel. 2010 Floating in Space, Art Workshop, Rison Lezion, Israel.
2009 Freestanding, Haifa Museum of Art, Adrenalin, Emerging Israeli artists,Haifa, Israel. Curator: Tal Yahas (Catalog)
2008 Jeff’s Dog, Rosenfeld Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
2005 White Noise, Beeri Gallery, Israel.
Selected Group Exhibitions:
2017 Nnatural Destruction, HIT Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia.
la guerra. Espacios -tiempos del conflicto,La casa Invisible, Malaga, Spain.
2016 Mercaz(center), Rozenbach Contemporary, Jerozalem.
2014 Cold, Hot, Liquid, Solid; Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa, Israel. Curator: Adi Selhack
2013 Imagination, e Education Gallery, Shenkar College, Gallery Ramt Gan, Israel.
Curator: Gal Whinstein T
races V – To Leave a Mark; Drawing Biennial, Jerusalem Print Workshop, Israel. Curator: Eirena Gordon (Catalog)
Paper Art in Israel 2, Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Sorin Heler (Catalog)
Rockefeller Archaeological Museum in the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel. Curator: Sally Ha el Naveh Artricks, e Israel Museum, Jerusalem,
Light As Material; Ashdod Museum of Contemporary Art, Ashdod, Israel.Curator: Yael Hamo
2012 Liquids in Contemporary Art, Litvak Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Marie Shek (Catalog)
Bima, Kfar Saba›s Municipal Gallery, Kfar Saba, Israel. (Catalog)
Mekupelet, Rehovot›s Municipal Gallery, Rehovot, Israel. (Catalog) 2011
Under Construction, (Disruptions) e Street Show in Event «Loving Art Making Art», Tel Aviv, Israel.
Professionals, Rosenfeld Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Sari Golan
Stop Motion, Dan Gallery for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Ravit Harri (Catalog)
2010 Ministry of Culture 2009 Awards for Art and Design, Herzlyia Museum, Israel.
Oh Gad, Hanina for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Home, Ahava Gallery, Holon, Israel. Curator: Nitsah Peri
Public Auction For Contemporary Art Israeli, Paris. (Catalog)
2009 Hero Childhood, Israeli Art Gallery at Beit Mical, Rehovot, Israel.Curator: Carmit Blumenzon (Catalog)
Now Silence, 39 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curator: Dani Yahv Brhaon
Art Fair, Art Cologne, Germany.
Woman Exhibition, 101 Female Tel-Aviv Artists. 3 Fresh Paint, Art Fair, Israel.
2009, Event of Bank Hpoalim, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Bread & roses, Minshar Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
2008 Good Kids, Rosenfeld Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
In Silence, Tzadok Hacohen 13 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Movement in Flexibility, Dollinger Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel. Detail, Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Art Fair, Art Cologne, Germany. 2 Fresh Paint, Art Fair, Israel.
Becoming Sober, Compassion and Humility, Sappir College Gallery, Sderot, Israel.
White, Tavi Drezdner Gallery, e Room Project, Tel Aviv, Israel.
2007 Street Space, Artists Workshops Gallery, Herzelia, Israel.
Exit, Tavi Drezdner Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Hotter an Usual, e Heder Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Publishing, Graduates Exhibition, M.F.A, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel.
2006 Open Studio, Event in Artist Studio, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Six, Gal on Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Grants and Awards:
2017 Asylum Foundation, New York.
2015 Mifal HaPais Council for the Culture and Arts
2015 Outset Contemporary Art Fund
2014 Rabinoviz Foundation for Special Project.
2009 Israeli Ministry of Education and Culture Prize for Young Artists, Israel. 2006 Young Artists Scholarship, Zahal Disabled Veterans Organization, Ministry of Defense.
2005 D.V.A Foundation Scholarship, Canada.
1997 America-Israel Cultural Foundation Scholarship.
1996 America-Israel Cultural Foundation Scholarship.
Ashdod Museum of Contemporary Art
Haifa Museum of Contemporary Art
Gil Brandes Collection
Adi Kaizman Collection
schottenfeld Collection N.Y
St- Art Collection
2017 Soma Summer Program.
Article at Asylum Arts Magazine
2016 Repetitive Motifs in Ritual Objects and in Contemporary Art exhibition catalog, Mane’-Katz Muaeum, Haifa, Israel
2015 Window, Smadar Seffi , Tai Break – http://www.smadarshe .com/? p=3007
Yonhtan Mishal, preview, Tai Break
Breaking the space ,Tomer Michalzon, ArtLab
2014 Laura Schwartz-Waks, Crossover at Feinberg projects, OH-SO- ARTY.com, 14/7
Hagit Peleg-Rotem, Crossover, Globes,
2013 Travelling Artworks: You Can Leave Your Hat On, Art Parasites Magazine Berlin,
So a Martinelli Review of Berlin›s Art Week 2013, Berliner Zeitung Newspaper paper
Art in Israel 2, exhibition catalog, Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel Artricks, exhibition catalog, e Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel Contemporary art exhibition of paper, Ravit Harri, Nisha Magazine, Issue 141, november 2013, p.37 ,4
races V – To Leave a Mark; Drawing Biennial, Jerusalem Print Workshop, Israel. Cuartor: Eirena Gordon
Paper Art in Israel 2, Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel
2012 Materials Whisperer, ReDisign, Art & Culture Magazine, Arie Berkovitz. Liquids in Contemporary Art, Litvak Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
Bima, Kfar Saba›s Municipal Gallery, Kfar Saba, Israel
Mekupelet, Rehovot›s Municipal Gallery, Rehovot, Israel
2011 Studio Visit, Haarets Newspaper, Eli Armon Azolay
How Much Further, Yediot Hahront Culture Section, Yonatan Gefen
Stop Motion, Dan Gallery for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
2010 Odyssey, Idea Magazine Ministry of Culture
2009 Awards for Art and Design, Herzlyia Museum, Israel Degrees, Ceramics and Sculpture Magazine
History of Violence, Asia Contemporary Art Magazine London, Gil Gold Culture Magazine, Haaretz Newspaper, Yam Hameiri
2008 One Eye Closed, Haaretz Newspaper Culture and Sports Section, Uzi Zhur Jerusalem Post, Gil Finkelstein
Interview, Time Out Magazine, Eytan Buganim
2007 In the White Dazzling Light, Haaretz Newspaper, Smadar Seffi
2006 Path of Emotion, Time Out Magazine, Orit Hason-Valder
Women Index, Edited by Osnat Bar-Or and Ofer Kahna
2005 Sheva Magazine, Oren Amit
Art in Israel, Studio Magazine, Galya Yahav
Teaching & Related Experience:
Lecturer, Sapir Academic College Israel, Art, Society and Culture Department: Sculpture and Materials Technology and community art Modelling of production processes,Haredi Center for Vocational Training, Bni Brak exhibitions Design Haredi Center for Vocational Training, Bni Brak
Sculpture and Materials Technology, HaMidrasha Art School, Beit Berl Academic College, Israel. Sculpture, Minshar School of Art, Tel Aviv. Telma Yalin, High School of the Arts
Basis for arts, College of Fine Arts, Herzliya Counsel for manufacturing processes and production technologies of composite materials