The Light Seeker « The Jerusalem Artists House – בית האמנים בירושלים


Shapira Uri

The Light Seeker

Opening: Saturday, 19 May 2012

Closing: Saturday, 7 July 2012

Gallery talk: Wednesday, 6 June 2012 12:00



  • 2008 BFA, Ceramics and Glass Design, "Bezalel" Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, IL
    Awards, Grants & Scholerships
    2011 "Best of Photography" award of excellence, "Photographer's Forum Magazine",
    Santa Barbara, CA, U.S. ("Best of Photography 2011" book)
    "ESSIE" award, "Gallore" gallery, Middletown, CT, U.S.
    2008 America-Israel Cultural Foundation scholarship ("Artic 10" catalog)
    2007 America-Israel Cultural Foundation scholarship ("Artic 10" catalog)
    2 "Polanski" excellence scholarship for "Pilchuck" Glass School, WA, U.S.
    Solo Exhibition
    2012 "The Light Seeker", Artists House, Jerusalem, IL. Curator: Eran Ehrlich
    "Slums Goldrush", "Hahanut" gallery, TLV, IL. Curator: Rani Lavie
    Selected Group Exhibitions
    2012 "Augmented", Municipal gallery, Netanya, IL. Curator: Maya Kashevitz
    "Breaking The Mould", The "Alix De Rothschild" foundation award – finalists exhibition , "Benyamini" house, TLV, IL
    "No Wonder", Warehouse 2, Jaffa port, IL. Curators: Karni Barzilay, Sharon Newfeld
    "Invisible Forces", "Bloomfield" science museum, Jerusalem, IL. Curator: Gilat Parag
    "Pace", "Horace Richter" gallery, Jaffa, IL. Curators: Veronica Elran, Kinneret Avivi Bloch
    "Home designs man's heart", "Gebo" art space, TLV, IL. Curator: Johanan Herson
    "Emerging Artists", "Limner" Gallery, Hudson, NY, U.S.
    "Secret Art 6", "Many" house, TLV, IL. Curators: Esti Drori, Doron Polak (catalog)
    2011 "Enclave", "Binyamin" gallery, TLV, IL. Curators: Dan Madorsky, Yoav Admoni
    "Best of Gallore", "Gallore" gallery, Middletown, CT, U.S.
    "International Juried Photography Exhibition" 1212 gallery, Richmond, VA, U.S.
    "OK. Video – FLESH", 5th Jakarta Video Festival, National gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia. Curator: Mahardhika Yudha (catalog)
    "METALofonas/Vilnius", The First Biennale of the Art of metal,
    "LAA" gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania (catalog)
    "Vessel Project", Stonehouse, Plymouth, UK. Curators: Carl Slater, Glen Johnston
    "First house", "The Station Complex", TLV, IL. Curator: Alon Razgor
    "Hubris of Passion", "Horace Richter" gallery, Jaffa, IL. Curator: Kinneret Avivi Bloch
    "Summer Showcase", "Gallore" gallery, Middletown, CT, U.S.
    "Foto8 Summershow", "Host" gallery, London, UK (catalog)
    "Artists' Greenhouse", "Fresh Paint 4- contemporary art fair", The Botanic Gardens, TLV, IL. Curators: Yifat Gurion, Matan Daube (catalog)
    2010 "Pacha kucha 10", lecture, Hangar 11, TLV port, IL. Curators: Itay Mautner, Anat Safran
    "Secret Art 5", "Many" house, TLV, IL. Curators: Esti Drori, Doron Polak (catalog)
    "Izvuv", "Hahava" Gallery, Holon, IL. Curator: Maya Dvash
    2009 "Hisardut bahava", "Hahava" Gallery, Holon, IL. Curator: Maya Dvash
    2008 "NEO", "Ganey Hataruha", TLV, IL. Curators: Maya Dvash, Miri Elzon
    Graduate exhibition, The Department of Ceramics and Glass Design, "Bezalel", Jerusalem, IL. Curator: Eran Ehrlich
    2006 "Terminal 1 Bezalel 100 years", "Ben-Gurion" international airport, IL. Curator: Eran Ehrlich