Points of Departure « The Jerusalem Artists House – בית האמנים בירושלים

Sassoon Anne

Points of Departure

Curator: Ergas Yemima

Opening: Saturday, 31 August 2013

Closing: Saturday, 12 October 2013

Gallery talk: Friday, 11 October 2013 11:30

  • Born in Britain, Anne Sassoon grew up and became a figurative artist in Johannesburg

    1986 Moved to London
    1997 Moved to Israel

    Her works are in public collections in Britain, South Africa and Israel, and in private collections around the world.

    Selected Solo Exhibitions
    2012       "Exiles", Artspace, Jerusalem

    2010        "Ghost Memory and Other Paintings", Jozi Art Lab, Johannesburg

    "36 Views of Lion’s Head" ("These Four Walls"), Cape Town

    2008       "Facing the Desert", Galerie Leo.Coppi, Berlin

    2004       "Eating etc.", Yakar Gallery, Jerusalem

    2001       Gallery Westland Place, London

    "Isaac/Ishmael", Artspace, Jerusalem

    2000        Lighthouse Gallery, Jaffa
    1998       Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg

    1996       College of the Atlantic, Maine, USA

    Coffee Gallery, London

    1980       Helen de Leeuw Gallery, Johannesburg
    1978       Market Gallery, Johannesburg
    1970       Gallery 101, Johannesburg

    Selected Group Exhibitions

    2011       Kalk Modern, Cape Town

    2010       Irma Stern Museum, Cape Town

    "Angaza", Greatmore Studios, Cape Town

    2008        "Becoming: Visions of Childhood", Bronfman Center, New York
    "Personal Space, Public Views", Yakar Gallery, Jerusalem

    2007        "Equal and Less Equal", Museum On The Seam, Jerusalem

    Traces III, The 3rd National Drawing Biennale of Drawings,  Jerusalem Artists'
    2006       "Beyond Graffiti", Bronfman Center, New York
    2005        "Dislocated Landscape", Yakar Gallery, Jerusalem

    2004        Traces II, The 2nd National Drawing Biennale of Drawings, Jerusalem Artists'

    2001        Traces I, The 1st National Drawing Biennale of Drawings Jerusalem Artists' House

    1998       "Dealing with Conflict", Houston, USA

    1997        Art Festival, Munich, Germany

    1996       Boundary Gallery, London

    "Rubies and Rebels", Barbican Gallery, London

    1990       "Six South African Painters", Sternberg Centre, London

    1988       Thumb Gallery, Bath Festival, Britain

    1985       Wolpe Gallery, Cape Town

    "Women Artists", Market Gallery, Johannesburg

    Tributaries, Germany and South Africa

    Trienniale, South Africa

    1984       "Figurative Painters", Market Gallery, Johannesburg

    1983      "Sassoon, Hodgins & Bel"l, Carriage House Gallery, Johannesburg

    Public Collections

    Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem
    South African Constitutional Court, Johannesburg
    Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London
    Middlesex University, London
    Johannesburg Art Gallery
    Durban Art Gallery
    Wits Art Gallery, Johannesburg
    Sasol Art Collection, South Africa
    Omanut La’am, Israel
    Oliewenhuis Art Museum, Bloemfontein, South Africa




  • Gallery talk with Anne Sassoon

    Gallery talk with the artist Anne Sassoon and the curator Yemima Ergas about the exhibition “Points of Departure”

    Friday, 11.10.2013 at 11:30 pm