NZURI | Winner of the 2019 Miron Sima Prize for the Visual Arts « The Jerusalem Artists House – בית האמנים בירושלים


michal mamit vorka

NZURI | Winner of the 2019 Miron Sima Prize for the Visual Arts

Curator: Shlomit Breuer

Opening: Saturday, 16 March 2019

Closing: Saturday, 11 May 2019

Gallery talk: Tuesday, 16 April 2019 18:00



  • Michal Mamit Vorka
    1982       Born in Ethiopia
                Lives and works in Tel Aviv
    Education
    2006                       Painting & drawing course, Israel Hershbergs' studio
    2007-2008            Painting studies, Hatahana-studio for Figurative painting & drawing
    2008-2010            Art studies, Musrara school of Art & Society
    2010-2013            BFA, Art department, Shenkar
    Solo Exhibition
    2017                       “I'm Black and I'm Proud", Artists' House, Tel-Aviv, curator: Vera Pilpoul
    Selected Group Exhibitions
    2010                       Graduate exhibition, Musrara, curator: Dan Ormian
    2013                       Graduate exhibition, Shenkar, curators: Dr. Vered Zafran Gani, Ethan Buganim, Etti Abergel
    2016                       Group exhibition, The Jerusalem Cinematheque, Jerusalem
    2017                       Group exhibition, Vienna, Austria, curator: Sheri Avraham
                                    "Israeli Mosaic", Isrotel Hotel, Tel-Aviv, curator: Sharon Toval
    "A Woman to her Sister", Herzlilienblum museum, Tel-Aviv, curators: Hagit Peleg Rotem & Shulamit Nuss
    2018                       "Salon HaCubia", Hacubia gallery, jerusalem, curators: Ella Cohen Vansover & Dan Ormian
                                    "Steel City", Cuckoo's nest, Tel Aviv, curator: Vera Pilpoul
    Publications
    2013                       Haaretz (Hebrew), Galia Yahav
    2017                       ”Feuilleton”, publication about the group exhibition in Vienna
                                    Haaretz (Hebrew), Efrat Yardai, about the solo exhibition “I'm Black and I'm Proud"
    2018                       DIY TEL AVIV BLOG (Hebrew), about the group exhibition "Steel City"
                                    Cafe Gibraltar (Hebrew), Kan Broadcasting Corporation, Efrat Yardai