Born: 1975, Jerusalem, Israel

Sharon Etgar lives and works in Tel Aviv, Israel.

Educated at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem 1997 – 2001, and then at the Jerusalem Studio School for Painting and Drawing (JSS) 2003 – 2007,Etgar also spent three summers studying with JSS in Italy at the International School of Painting and Drawing at Montecastello di Vibio, Umbria.

Teaching:

2013-2017 The Bezalel Academy of Arst and Design

2007 –2013  The Jerusalem Studio School for painting and drawing

2010-2011  The Jerusalem Studio School, summer program, Tuscany, Italy

Solo Exhibitions:

2015  Recent works, Davis & Langdale Gallery, New York

2013   ‘Thread Drawings’, Davis & Langdale Gallery, New York

2012   Recent works, Davis & Langdale Gallery, New York

2011  Sharon Etgar: Collage, Davis & Langdale Gallery, New York

2010  Oils and Papers, Rothschild Fine Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

Group Exhibitions:

2017  ‘Lacuna’, Taylor Galleries, Dublin

2016  ‘Recent works’, Davis & Langdale Gallery, New York

2016  ‘A gallery selection: Recent Acquisitions’, Davis & Langdale Gallery, New York

2015  ‘Summer Exhibition’, Davis & Langdale Gallery, New York

2015  ‘In Line’, Gallery Joe, Philadelphia

2015  ‘Summer exhibition’, Inga Gallery, Tel Aviv

2014   ‘Veiling and Unveiling’, Inga Gallery, Tel Aviv

2013   ‘Everyone carries a room inside’, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem

2013   ‘Moby Dick’, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv

2012   ‘5 Artists on paper’, Davis & Langdale Gallery, New York

2012   ‘Veronique Doisneau’, Sommer Gallery, Tel Aviv

2010   The Unbelievable is Right Here,  Rothschild Fine Art, Tel Aviv

2009   Opening Exhibition, Rothschild Fine Art, Tel Aviv

2008   Antithesis, Gallery of the Jerusalem Studio School, Jerusalem

2006   Transcriptions, Gallery 33, Tel Aviv

2005   Objects and Compassion, Gallery 33, Tel Aviv

2005   Deadend, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem

Galleries:

Davis & Langdale Company, New York     www.davisandlangdale.com

Gallery Joe, Philadelphia     www.galleryjoe.com

Collections:

National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

Werner and Sarah-Ann Kramarsky

25 Private collections

Links:

www.tilted-arc.com/2013/11/19/backstory-sharon-etgar/