Abramowitz Breuer Heddy « The Jerusalem Artists House – בית האמנים בירושלים

Abramowitz Breuer Heddy

1954  Born to Holocaust survivors in Brooklyn, New York, USA
1972  Studies at the Syracuse University School of Fine and Applied Arts; Syracuse, New York
1976  Georgetown University, Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service, (BSFS)
1979  University of Maryland, School of Law, J.D.
1979  Immigrated to Israel
1998 -1999 Jerusalem Studio School, Master Class, including two intensive seminars
at the Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

Selected Solo exhibitions

2015 CrossPoint Artists House, Tel Aviv
2014 Intersections Artspace Gallery, Jerusalem
2014 Dusks Artspace Gallery, Jerusalem
2005 Twilights Artspace Gallery, Jerusalem
2000 In Light of the Situation The Artists House, Jerusalem
1996 Clips Drawn From Life The Jerusalem Theatre Gallery, Jerusalem

Selected group exhibitions

2019 Her Dress, Her Symbol: Return to Antea, Agripas 12 Gallery, Jerusalem (catalog)

2019 Embroidered Scaffolds: Between Past and Present, Between Art and Craft, Hansen House Center for Design, Media and Technology, Jerusalem, (catalogue)

2017-2018 Home, Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion Museum, New York City

2017-2018 Salon (second biannual), HaCubia Gallery, (Manofim Art Project), Jerusalem

2015 A Fine Line, The Jerusalem Biennale, Achim Hasid Complex, Jerusalem
2015 A Sense of Place, A Sense of Space, The Jerusalem Biennale, Achim Hasid Complex, Jerusalem
2014 The Seventh Day: Shabbat Revisited, Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion Museum, New York City (traveling exhibition)
2013 Touched by the Holocaust, Synagogue for the Arts Gallery, New York City
2013 Salute to our Heroes, Yad L’Banim, Tel Aviv (traveling)
2012-13 The Sexuality Spectrum, Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion Museum, New York City
(2014 Sherwin Miller Museum, Tulsa, Oklahoma; 2013 Philadelphia Jewish Museum and traveling through 2015)
2011 Black and White, Red House Gallery, Tel Aviv
2011 Sixteen Israeli-American Artists, Skizze Gallery, Jerusalem
2011 Signed Personally: Artists Creating after the Holocaust, Beit Gavriel, Tiberius
2011 The Jewish Quarter: Seeing Places and Creations, Jerusalem Municipal Gallery
2010 Limmudarts, Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry, England
2009 Housewives and Heroines, Antea Gallery, Jerusalem (Project Initiator and Manager)
2008-9 Our Remembrances (Zichroneinu), Beit Hayil HaAvir, Herziliyah,
2008 Personal Space, Private Views, Yakar Gallery, Jerusalem
2008 Man and Earth, Oman Gallery, The Jerusalem Foundation, Jerusalem
2007 “International Jewish Artists of the Year Award” Christie’s, London
2007 Woman’s Bag Gallery on the Lake, Ranana
2005 Walking on Eggs The Corrine Mammon Ashdod Museum of Art
2004 Traces II (Biennale in Drawing) The Artists House, Jerusalem
2004 Group Show, Artspace Gallery, Jerusalem
2004 It’s Me Yakar Gallery, Jerusalem
2002 “Art Fair” Park Avenue Synagogue, New York City
2001 Traces – Drawing in Israel Now (Biennale in Drawing) The Artists House, Jerusalem
2000 33 X 33 The Artists House, Jerusalem
1999 Master Class The Artists House, Jerusalem
1999 Master Class The Noga Gallery, Tel Aviv
1999 Landscape Workshop with George Nick The Artists Residence, Herziliya
1999 Faith in Art The Popolos Gallery, Dizengoff Center, Tel Aviv
1999 Faith in Art The Gerard Behar Center, Jerusalem

Collections and commisions

Public Collections

2003 Omanut L’Am (Art for the People), drawing
2000 The Hebrew University, two oil paintings purchased for the Permanent Collection of the University, Office of the Rector
1998 The Shomer Shabbat Synagogue, Ark Curtain, Toronto, Canada

Private Collections
Has work in private collections in Australia, Canada, England, France, Ireland, Italy, Israel, Mexico and the United States


2017 Kol HaOt Gallery, Artists Colony (Khutzot HaYotzer), Jerusalem, Art Residency

2007 International Jewish Artists of the Year Award, The London Jewish Museum of Art and The Ben Uri Gallery, Finalist
2005 U.S. Independence Day Reception, Exhibited Artist, Ambassador’s Residence, Herziliyah
2004 Vermont Studio Center, International Fellow


2016 “Women’s Work” Curator, The American Center, Jerusalem
2013 “Jerusalem Design Week” Co-Curator, Studio of Her Own Exhibit, December 2012 Pavilion Old Train Station, Jerusalem.
2003 “The Long View,” works by Ruth Nevo, Artists House, Jerusalem