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Selected works of Guy Ben Ner
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Guy Ben Ner



Biography

Né en 1969 à Ramat Gan, Israël

Education

2006           DAAD Grant, Berlin

2001-2003    MFA, Columbia University, New York
1994-1997    B.Ed., Hamidrasha Art College, Ramat Hasharon, Israel



Solo exhibitions

2010
- Second Nature, Postmasters Gallery, New York, USA

2009
- Thursday the 12th, MassMOCA, North Adams, MA, USA
- Second Nature, Konrad fischer gallery, Berlin
- “Fold Along the Line Guy Ben-Ner”, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, San Angel, Mexico
- “Second Nature”, pinksummer, Genoa, Italy

2008
- Objectif exhibitions, Anvers
- Real life: Ron Mueck and Guy Ben-Ner, Shawinigan Space, National Gallery of Canada, Shawinigan, Canada

2007
- Stealing Beauty, Gimpel Fils, Londres
- Stealing Beauty, DAAD Gallery, Berlin
- Kunsthalle Wien, vidéolounge
- Treehouse Kit, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal
- Stealing Beauty, I’d give it yo you if i could but i borrowed it, Postmasters, New York

2006
- “Wild Boy”, Konrad Fischer Galerie, Düsseldorf,
- The Treehouse Kit and Berkeley’s Island, Postmasters Gallery, New York
- “Guy Ben Ner” , Center for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv

2005
- Treehouse Kit, Israeli Pavilion – 51st Venice Biennial
- Wild Boy, Postmasters Gallery, New York, USA
- Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, USA
- Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt, Berlin, Center for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv,

2003
- Elia- a Story of an Ostrich Chick, the Herzliya Museum of Art, Israel
- Moby Dick, Postmasters Gallery, New York

1998
- 20% More for Free, Julie M. Gallery, Tel Aviv

1995
- Wet Me, The Herzliya Museum of Art, Israel



Group exhibitions

2010
- Fair Use, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago, IL

2009
- Performa 09, Visual Arts Performance Biennial, New York
- No Sound, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
- “Bike Fest”, Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefiield, CT
- “Happiness in everyday life”, Contemporary Art Gallery, Art tower Mito, Ibaraki, Japan
- “Chelsea Visits Havanna”, Fondacion Amistad, Museo de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba
- “On Second Reading”, Galeria Estrany de la Motta, Barcelona

2008
- My (public) space, Netherlands Media Art Institute, Amsterdam
- L'Impresa dell'Arte (The Enterprise of Art)”, curated by Julia Draganovic, Palazzo delle Arti Napoli, Palazzo Roccella, Napoli, Italy
- ONLYCONNECT, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY
- Distortion Of An Unendurable Reality, Pianissimo, Milano, Italy
- The Puppet Show, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
- Adaptation, Smart Museum of Art/University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
- Mummy is Nasty, Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin
- Studio Matteo Boetti, Roma, Italy
- Mediterraneo 2008, Perna Foundation, Ravello, Italy
- Liverpool Bienial, Tate Liverpool, UK
- Worlds On Video, curated by Anita Beckers, Centro di Cultura Contemporanea a Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy
- Détente Comique/Comique Relief, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

2007
- "Drôles de Je", Frac Alsace
- Sculpture projects Münster 07 , Westphalian State Museum of Art and Cultural History, Germany
- Circumventing the City, D’Amerio Terras, New York
- Dialogues Méditerranéens , La Citadelle, Saint-Tropez

2006
- Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris
- “Video Venice,” Adelaide Arts Festival, Adelaide , Australia,
- Holy Land: Diaspora and the Desert, Heard Museum, Phoenix, AZ
- Homesick I, Akureyri Art Museum, Iceland
- Homecooked, The Jewish Museum, New York

2005
- Greater NY, P.S.1, New York
- Wild Boy, the 51st International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen,
- “Traum und Trauma,” Haus der Kulture der Welt, Berlin,

2004
- Moby Dick, MOMA QNS Lobby Projections, New York
- Video X, Momenta, Brooklyn, New York
- Video Lounge, Vox Populi, Philadelphia
- Becoming father- Becoming Infant, The Bronx Museum, New York
- Storytelling, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
- Realismusstudio-Tainment, NGBK, Berlin
- Art Focus, Jerusalem
- Wild Boy, Premiers, MoMA, New York
- Who is the Protagonist, Guild & Greyshkul, New York
- VideoZone2, The Second International Biennial, Tel Aviv

2003
- Brewster 2003, Site-specific Art Event, Brewster, NY

2002
- Enough About Me, Momenta Art,, Brooklyn, NY

2001
- Video One, Haifa Museum, Israel
- Local Time, Tel Aviv Cinemateque, Israel
- Men at Home, Kalisher Gallery, Tel Aviv
- The 33rd Year- Artists Against the Occupation, Beit Ha’am, Tel Aviv /Umm el Fahem, Israel
- House Hold, the Israel Museum, Jerusalem

2000
- Video Marathon, Art In General, New York
- Untitled, Alon Segev Gallery, Tel Aviv
- Zim Zum, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Germany

1999
- Berkely's Island, Hagada Hasmalit, Tel Aviv

1998
- L'art dans le monde, Passage de Retz, Paris
- Double ravage, Centre Regional d'Art Contemporian, Sète, France
- Good Kids-Bad Kids, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
- Spring at the End of Summer - Young Israeli Art, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel

1997
- Hamidrasha, The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan, Israel

1996
- Untitled, Julie M. Gallery, Tel Aviv
- Fictitious Reality in Israeli Photography, Yavne, Israel
- Virtual, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel

1994
- Painting Above and Beyond, The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan, Israel
- Neither Here, Nor There, Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv