Bio


Shir Yeffet was born in Tel Aviv, Israel. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Art Practice from the Faculty of Arts – Hamidrasha at Beit Berl College, Israel (2013). Her art focuses on the integration of nature into city life. Shir works primarily in the darkroom, creating Photograms. Additionally, she creates sculptures and works on paper. Her work has been the subject of numerous group exhibitions in Tel Aviv as well as a solo exhibition at Hanut Gallery (2017). Also, Shir practices as an art educator and is currently pursuing her MA in the Faculty of Arts at Tel Aviv University.

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B. 1988, Israel

Lives & works in Tel Aviv, Israel, and San Francisco Bay Area. 


Education
Interdisciplinary Arts Program, Tel Aviv University
2017-Present
Masters Candidate
The Faculty of Arts: HaMidrasha, Beit Berl College
2009 - 2013
B.Ed.F.A.
Grants & Awards
2016
Grant for a solo exhibition in Hanut Gallery

by the Israeli Lottery Council for Culture and Arts and the Yehoshua Rabinovich Foundation for the Arts

2013
Honors certificate for academic achievements in the field of Art

by The Faculty of Arts: HaMidrasha, Beit Berl College

2009-2013
The Israeli Ministry of Education Excellence Program Scholarship

by The Israeli Ministry of Education

One and Two Person Shows
Hanut Gallery, Tel Aviv
2017
"Had Pa'ami"

Curator: Alina Deckel

A-La-Rampa, Tel Aviv
2016
"Phenotype"

A collaboration with Hadar Reuven

 

Group Exhibitions & Festivals
Arad Contemporary Art Center, Arad
2019
"Reception"

Curator: Gili Zaidman

International Photography Festival, Jaffa
2016
"Sub space"

Curator: Sara Leviashvili

Hanut Gallery, Tel Aviv
2015
Re-Feel Magazine: Calendars

Curator: Shiri Tarko

STA Gallery, Tel Aviv
2014
Re-Feel Magazine: Notebooks

Curator: Shiri Tarko

Salon Jaffa, Jaffa
2014
"Plaster 2"

Curators: Karmit Galili & Vardit Gross

Mobi Bat Yam Museum, Israel
2013
"Video Theatre"

By Lior Waterman

Artist Residencies
"Arad Art and Architecture", Arad, Israel
​2019
Burren College of Art Artist Residency, Ireland
2016
"Signal Fire" Wide Open Studios. Oregon, USA
2015