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Miki Kratsman - CV

1959 Born in Argentina
1971 Immigrates to Israel
1993-2012 Photographer, Haaretz daily newspaper, Ha’ir Tel Aviv weekend paper (Schoken network), collaborates with international journalists

1997-1999 Camera Obscura, College of Photography, Tel Aviv
1998-2004 Kibbutz Artists Workshop, Havatzelet
1998-2006 School for Geographic Photography, Tel Aviv
2002-2006 Department of Art, Haifa University
2006-2014 Head of photography department in Bezalel academy of art & design

Solo Exhibitions

2018 People I Met, USF Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, Florida

2017 People I Met, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo Faculitad de Artes Universidad de             Chile, Chile 

2015 Robert Gardner Fellow in Photography, Peabody Museum, Harvard University

2014 Solo project, Photobooth, ArteBA artfair, Buenos Aires. Curator: Octavio Zaya 

2012 AS IT IS. On Miki Kratsman's Photography, La Virreina Centre de la Imatge, Barcelona, Curator: Octavio Zaya
          AS IT IS. On Miki Kratsman's Photography, MUSAC Museum for Contemporary Art, Leon, Spain, Curator: Octavio Zaya
2011 All About Us, Ursula Blickle Foundation, Germany
2010 Targeted Killing, Media City Seoul 201, Korea
          Deleitosa, Solo project at ARCOMadrid, Madrid
2009 Works, Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv
2007 Secured Area, Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv
2003 The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
2002 Nelly Aman Gallery, Tel Aviv
2001 Nelly Aman Gallery, Tel Aviv
1996 Gallery of Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem
1994 Bugrashov Gallery, Tel Aviv

Group Exhibitions

2017 The Other Side, Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv
2016 Untitled, Group Exhibition, Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv 

2015 History Lessons, CAAM, Las Palmas, Spain. Curator: Octavio Zaya

          Miki Kratsman, Uri Gershuni, Nir Evron - Recent works, Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv

          Basis and (Super-)Stuctures, Basis School of Arts, Herzliya. Curator: Shlomit Breuer

2014 Melting Walls: works from the Igal Ahouvi Art Collection, The Babel Trilogy, Part 3, the Genia Schreiber University Art Gallery, Tel Aviv

          The Benevolent Tree, Umm Elfahem Art Gallery. Curator: Daniel Kahana Levinson

          Israel Otherwise, Ulg Opéra Complex, Liège, Belgium. Vidéographies association. Curator: Chen Tamir
          Ground Surface, the Neri Bloomfield School of Design and Education, Wizo Haifa. Curator: Micha Krishner
2013 Centrifuge, the Nathan Cummings Foundation, New York, Curator: Chen Tamir, Organized by Artis
          The Compromised Land: Recent Photography and Video from Israel, Neuberger Museum of Art, New York, Co-curator: Helaine Posner, Guest curator: Lilly Wei
          Lot's Wife, the Open Museum, Tel Hai, Curator: Naama Haikin
          Time After Time, Chelouche Gallery, Tel-Aviv
          Host & Guest, Tel-Aviv Musem of Art, Curators: Henry Madoff, Hou Hanru
          Recoco, MoBy, Bat-Yam, Curators: Siri Peyer, Joshua Simon
          Promised Land, Yebisu International Festival for Art and Alternative Visions, Tokyo, Japan, Curator: Maayan Sheleff
2012 Image Anxiety, PhotoEspania, Madrid, Curator: Huang Du
          Boundaries on the Move - A Cross-Cultural Dialogue, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Curators: Dalia Levin, Fang-Wei Chang
          Portraits of Cain: Representations of "Others" in Israeli Contemporary Art, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Curator: Prof. Haim Maor
2011 According to Foreign Sources, The Israeli Center for Digital Art, Curator: Gilad Melzer
          The Lie of the Land - A Territory-Dependent Mantel Diagnosis, Diaghilev LIVE ART Botique Hotel, Curator: Tamar Tadmor
          Making Room: Contemporary Israeli Photography, Tel Aviv Museum, Curator: Nili Goren
          Photopoetics - Social Poetics through Photography and Poetry, the Social Gallery, Musrara School for Art, Jerusalem. Curator: Eyal Ben Dov
2010 Safe Haven, Tel Aviv University Art Gallery, Israel
          What is the Political, Bat Yam Museum of Art
          Re-Location, Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv
          The Defect as Effect, Tel Aviv University Art Gallery, Israel
          Nachbarn, Galerie im Kornerpark, Berlin, Germany
          Four Photographers, Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv
          Untaken Photographs, Mala Galerija, Lubliana
          Power Alone, Witte de With, Rotterdam
          Can't You See I'm Walking on Air?, Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv
          HomeLessHome, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem
          Works from the private collection of Arnie Druck, Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa
2009 Hidden Traces-Dialogues of Avant-Garde, Felix-Nussbaum-Haus, Osnabruck, Germany
          The Song of Concrete, Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv
          Tel Aviv Time, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv
          Home Page, Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv
          Fotografie Aus Israel, Kultur Bahnhof Eller, Dusseldorf
          NatureNation, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem
          Land Sea, Jerusalem Print Workshop, Jerusalem
2008 Eventually We'll Die, Young Art in Israel of the Nineties, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Herzliya
          Post-It Cities, CCCB Barcelona (catalogue), Barcelona
          Access 1, The Jewish Museum, Frankfurt
          Personal Landscapes: Contemporary Art from Israel, Katzen Arts Center, American University Museum, Washington DC, Curators: Jack Rasmussen, Dalia Levin, Russell Stone
          Art of the state, The Jewish Museum, Amsterdam
2007 Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Santiago, Chile
          Dateline Israel: New Photography and Video, The Jewish Museum, New York
          Current Visions: Inside Israel (part 2), Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York
          The first Herzliya Biennial of Contemporary Art – the Rear, Herzliya
          Temporally, the Israeli Center for Digital Art, Holon
          Betrifft: Israel, the Jewish Museum, Berlin
2006 Jerusalem print workshop, Jerusalem
          New Territories, De Hallen Brugge, Belgium
          Del Reves Inside – Out, MARCO, Vigo, Spain
          Sao Paulo Biennial
          Israele Arte E Vita, Palazzo Reale, Milano (Catalogue)
          Wanderland Israel – Palestine, Museum Haus Lange, Krefeld, Germany
          Storytellers. Untitled, University of Haifa, The Art Gallery, Haifa
          Equal and Less Equal, Museum On The Seam, Jerusalem
2005 Martin Grupius Bau Museum, Berlin
2004 Everything Could Be Seen, Um El fahem Gallery, Israel
2003 Venice Art Biennale, Utopia exhibition, Arsenale
          Maintenant. Now. Images of Present Time, Le Mois De La Photo a Montreal
          Keren Kaymet: Pictures from the Blue Box 1903-2003, Riding, Tel Aviv
2002 Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv
2001 Maison Robert Doisneau, Paris
2000 Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena
          Herzliya Museum of Art, Herzliya
          Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv
1998 Hebrew Work: The Disregarded Gaze in the Canon of Israelí Art, Mishkan Le'Omanut, Museum of Art, Ein Harod
1997 Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast
          The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
          Capturing Reality: 19 Israeli and Palestinian Photographers, Tennessee State Museum, Tennssee
1996 Gallery of Camera Obscura School of Photography, Tel Aviv
          Map of a Memory: Spectrum of Commemoration In Memory of Yitzhak Rabin, Eretz-Israel Museum, Tel Aviv

1994 Tel Aviv- A Temporary Documentation, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv
          Bograshov Gallery, Tel Aviv
1989 School for Stage Arts, Jerusalem
1988 Rap Gallery, Tel Aviv

24 minutes Kela-Alon, New Immigramts in Ramat Hagolan, “Ovda” (fact), Channel 2, director: Ari Fullman
45 minutes Momo the Street Warrior, “Every Person”, Channel 8, director: Levi Zini
70 minutes Angel of History, exhibition catalogue, Herzliya Museum of Art, director: Dr. Ariella Azoulay
5 minutes Schindler 13 passengers, photography, direction, and editing: Miki Kratsman
13 minutes 21:40, photography, direction, and editing: Boaz Arad and Miki Kratsman
40 minutes Untitled, photography, direction, and editing: Boaz Arad and Miki Kratsman

2016 ICP list of 50 most "concerned photographers” in the world
2012 The Mendel and Eva Pundik Prize for Israeli Art, Tel Aviv Museum of Art
2011 Robert Gardner Fellowship in Photography of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography at Harvard University
Emet Prize for Science, Art and Culture
2001 Minister of Education and Culture Prize
2001 British Multi Exposure Grant
1997 The Enrique Calvin Israel Museum Prize for Photography


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