Contact

Studio: Iben Gavirol 108, Tel Aviv
Email:   yaelifrank@gmail.com

 

Education

2012- MFA, Bezalel Academy of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

2008- BFA, The Cooper Union for The Advancement of Science and Art, New York

2007- The Moscow Art Theatre School USA, Cambridge, MA

 

Awards and Scholarships

2016 - Artis Project Grant

2016 - The Ostrovsky Family Fund Grant

2014 - The Rabinovitch Foundation Fund for Art 

2012- The Bezalel MFA Program Award for Encouragement of Creativity and Excellence, Bezalel Academy of Art & Design, Israel

2011- Teaching Assistant Scholarship, Art Department,  Bezalel Academy of Art & Design, Israel

2010- Excelling Artist Grant, Misrad Haklita, Israel

2009- LABA Artist Membership Program, NY

2008- The Elliot Lash Memorial Prize for Excellence in Sculpture, NY

2004-2008- A four-year full tuition scholarship, The Cooper Union School of Art, NY

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2013- She had the Moral of a Vacuum Cleaner and the Soul of a Pari-Mutuel Machine, Hezi Cohen Gallery, Tel Aviv. Curated by Ofra Harnam

2012- No Entrance for Handicapped, Bezalel MFA Graduate Show, Tel Aviv. Curated by Raphael Zagury-Orly and Michal Helfman

2012- Party Poopers, Labyrinth Gallery, Lublin, Poland. Curated by Waldemar Tatarczuk and Magda Linkowska

2008- “When the sun sets little people make big shadows”, Solo Thesis Show, The Cooper Union, New York

 

Selected Group Exhibitions and Special Projects:

2016 - Upcoming - Citizens, The Petach Tikva Museum, Israel

2016 - Upcoming - ArtCube Gallery, Jerusalem

2015 - Wot Ken You Mach, curated by Dorota Monkiewicz, Christiane Mennicke-Schwarz, and Rafal Jakubowicz, Wroclaw Contemporary Museum, Poland

2014 - Fine Mechanics, curated by Udi Edelman and Eyal Danon, The Israeli Center for Digital Art, Holon

2014- Screening, Story Time: Or Was It?, night of video screenings. Curated by Ruti Director and Ben Hertzog, Helena Rubinstein Pvilion, Tel Aviv

2014- “The ice is melting Ms. Frankczak”, an exhibition with Magda Franczak. Curated by Magda Kardasz,  Zachęta National Gallery of Art Project Room, Warsaw 

2014- HELA, curated by Udi Edelman and Daniel Landau, Hamidrasha Gallery, Tel Aviv 

2013- O Scale, site specific project, Space Shuttle, Loving Art Open Studios. Curated by Hila Cohen-Schneiderman, Tel Aviv

2013- Histories,  curated by Udi Edelman, The Israeli Center for Digital Art, Holon 

2013- SHE BUSH, curated by Amit Hevrony, Shlomit Yaakov, and Yaniv Yur, Yaffo 23 Jerusalem

2012- Videorover 5, curated by Rachel Steinberg, NURTUREart, Brooklyn

2012- End Vehicles: Sketches for Later Works, curated by Allen Strouseand Maximiliano Ferro, Ferro Strouse Gallery, Brooklyn

2011- What is Interpreting Tradition, curated by Monica Lavi and David Ginton, Guttman Museum, Tel Aviv

2010- Videozone, The 5th International Video Art Biennial in Israel, curated by Maayan Sheleff, CCA, Tel Aviv

2010- Volume, curated by Andrea Neustein, AT1 Projects, Los Angeles

2010- The LABA Festival, curated by Tzili Charney, NY

2010- Foster Landscapes, an exhibition with Abigail Collins and Tamar Meir, Page Not Found Gallery, Brooklyn

2009- Young Filmmakers, screening, Anthology Film Archive, NY

2009- Happy Shadows, theater performance with Maximiliano Ferro, The 14th Street Y Theater, NY

2009- To Make a Cake May Take Years to Bake, 406 Studio, Brooklyn

2007- Between Good and Evil, an exhibition with Abigail Collins and Ryan Rivadynera, Lubalin Center, Cooper Union, NY

2007- An Interview with Sunny Sparkle-Toes, The Great Hall, Copper Union, NY

 

Catalogues and Selected Press:

NURTUREart 2012/2013 Exhibition Catalog . NURTUREart Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. pp: 72-75

Dialogi Labiryntu. Labirynth Gallery, Lublin, Poland 2013. pp: 23-30 

Frankophilia, Hila Skolnik-Brenner, City Mouse Haaretz, 19.2.2013

Highlights From Emerging Video Art: Video As Sculpture, Whitney Kimball, The L Magazine, 14.12.2012

‘Sleeping in our Beds’ in a city that never sleeps, Laura Kelly , The Jerusalem Post, 15.11.2012

Nachum Takum, Galya Yahav, Galeria Haaretz, 26.10.2011

The 5th International Video Art Biennial in Israel Videozone. CCA, Tel Aviv, Israel 2010. pp: 28, 128, 157

 

Collections:

 Zachęta National Gallery of Art Collection

Labyrinth Gallery Collection

The Igal Ahouvi Art Collection

Private Collections