Karmon Michal « The Jerusalem Artists House – בית האמנים בירושלים


Karmon Michal



About the artist

Born 1956 in Kibbutz Reim

Education

1979–1983 – Bezalel, Art Faculty, specialization in sculpture
1983 – prize for excellence from the Sharett Fund for final project
1999 – M.A. from the University of East Anglia. Thesis on the subject of the didactics of teaching art

Projects and Exhibitions

1984 – Environmental sculpture in Kibbutz Reim – Size: 6 m x 6 m x 3 m
1985 – Group exhibition in the Haim Atar Museum in Ein Harod
1986 – Group exhibition in the Dizengoff Center Gallery, Tel Aviv
1993 – a sculpture project in Kiryat Gat. The construction of an environmental sculpture covering an area of 250 m. and including within it sculptured objects that blend in to the surroundings and serve as a play objects
1996–1997 – construction of environmental sculptures in collaboration with students from the Adiahu and Shreiber schools in Beit Shemesh
2002 – A group exhibition of “New Members” at the Artist’s House, Jerusalem
2003 – Construction of an environmental sculpture in Tsur Hadassah. Size: 8 m. x 5 m.
x 3.20 m.
2004 – A group exhibition “On Identity and Women’s Identity”, Ministry of Education, Tel Aviv.
2005 – Solo exhibition – “The Crusher”, the Artists’ House, Jerusalem
2005 – Solo exhibition – “The Crusher”, Gallery A. C. U. Haifa
2008 – a group exhibition –”Impressions 3″, Artists House, Jerusalem
2008 – a solo exhibition – “On Buildings and Men, Collective Memory”, The gallery in Kibbutz Be’ery
2008 – a group exhibition – “Art and Teaching”, Daila gallery, Jerusalem
2009 – a group exhibition – “I Come from a Kibbutz” – The gallery in Gan-Shmuel
2009 – a group exhibition – “The Dining Room (HADAROCHEL) as a Fable” – Kibbutz Ifa’at

Teaching

1983–1992 – art teacher at the Ginogli Arts Center, Jerusalem
1993–1997 – art teacher at the Emunah Teachers Training College, Jerusalem
1997–today – art and sculpture teacher at the Hebrew University High School, Jerusalem