Sharon Etgar (b. 1975) is an Israeli artist, whose practice includes painting, collage-making, textile and sewing works. Etgar is a graduate of the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem (1997-2001) as well as the Jerusalem Studio School for Painting and Drawing (2003-2007). Etgar’s work has been exhibited internationally and can be found in a wide range of public and private collections including the National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers Univesity, New Jersey, and the Werner and Sarah-Ann Kramarsky Collection. Recent exhibitions include ‘People with the Sense of Possibilty’, The New Gallery Musrara, Jerusalem (2018); ‘Lacuna’, Taylor Galleries, Dublin (2017); ‘In line’, Gallery Joe, Philadelphia (2015); ‘Veiling and Unveiling’, Inga Gallery, Tel Aviv (2014); ‘Everyone Carries a Room Inside’ Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem (2014); ‘Moby Dick’, Tel Aviv Museum, Tel Aviv (2013); ‘Thread Drawings’, Davis and Langdale Gallery, New York (2013);  Etgar lives and works in Tel Aviv and teaches at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem.

 

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:

2018  ‘People with the Sense of Possibility ‘, The New Gallery Musrara, Jerusalem

2017  ‘Recent Contemporary works’, Davis & Langdale Gallery, New York

2017  ‘Since the Breath of Primeval Time’, Inga Gallery, Tel Aviv

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

Inga Gallery   www.inga-gallery.com

Gallery Joe, Philadelphia     www.galleryjoe.com

Collections:

National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

Werner and Sarah-Ann Kramarsky

Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University

25 Private collections

Teaching:

2013-2018 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

Links:

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