Gideon Smilansky CV
Founding member of Alfred - Cooperative Institute for Art & Culture (NGO) in Tel-Aviv (2005-present)
CEO of the Artist-Run Alliance - connecting artist-run initiatives world wide.
Head of Art community at Artbit - the Art app - Bringing art to people lives (2015-16)
Co-founder of Artist in Action – A short documentary film project depicting contemporary Israeli artist studio work (2007-9)
Graduated at "Hamidrasha" Beit Berl Art college: Cinema Studies (2005) & Fine Arts (2006)
Yanna_Anastacia_Galit - Vera Pilpul, Tel aviv artist house, Tel aviv
After the butterflies – Karmit Blumenson, Alfred Gallery, Tel aviv
Chamber of Otherworldly Delights – Reviva Regev, Plazza Gallery, Tokyo
Father's portrait – Yonatan Hirschfeld, solo, contemporary art museum, Haifa
In silence - Yonatan Hirschfeld, Alfred Gallery, Tel Aviv.
Sleeping Man \ Diary - solo, Alfred Gallery, Tel Aviv.
Paper Flowers – solo, Alfred Gallery, Tel Aviv.
Selected Group Exhibitions
lichtung - Rotem Ritov, BetonBoX art space, Dusseldorf
Dark rooms – Lior Yahe Ohad, Rokah mansion, , Tel Aviv
The 5th Jerusalem drawing biennale – Tal Yahas, Agripas gallery, Jerusalem
Sumer show – Zemack contemporary, Erez Zemack, Tel Aviv
Intervals – Minshar Art collage Gallery, Tel Aviv
Field test (nisuy kelim) – Tami foundation, Tel Aviv.
Tragicon – Yoav Shavit, Alfred Gallery, Tel Aviv.
A special kind of duo – Yonatan Hirschfeld, Hanina contemporary art space, Tel Aviv
Passengers – Tzuki Garbian, Hanina contemporary art space, Tel Aviv
Unraveled gaze - Alfred Gallery, Tel Aviv.
Heroes #2 – video art festival, Hanina contemporary art space, Tel Aviv
The first generation – promising young Israeli artists, ,Mofet Institute for Education, Tel Aviv
Ruth Shloss & Young Artists – Adi Bezalel a tribute to Ruth Sloss, a veteran Israeli painter and activist, Alfred Gallery, Tel Aviv.
Ttikela Planning Or 1:0 – Sublime art spaces , Hanina contemporary art space, Tel Aviv
Batsheva Dance Company & Friends – video-dance, Suzanne Dellal Centre for Dance and Theatre, Tel Aviv.
Fresh Paint - contemporary art fair, Tel Aviv.
Experimental Film Week - film and video art festival, Madrid, Spain.
Home #2 : the Salon – Apart.Art Gallery, Tel Aviv
Near and Apparent – Beno Kalev, the Open Museum for Contemporary Art, Tefen.
Broken Telephone – Alfred Gallery, Tel-Aviv
Moby Hosting – Melina Adiram Gitzin ,Collectives and collaborative projects show, The Bat Yam Museum for Contemporary Art, Bat-Yam.
Alfred Darom – Kaye College, Be'er Sheva.
Dark Red City – video-art installation, Zwolle International Guitar Festival, Netherlands.
July – Graduates Exhibition, "Hamidrasha" School of Fine Arts, Beit Berl College.
T.A.M - Tokyo ART Museum (Sengawa), May 2015
Med Culture - (EU) Advocacy for Culture, Haifa Israel, May 2016
Awards and Scholarships
Rabinovich art foundation, non-commercial exhibition space solo show grant(2012)
Cineforte film festival, cinematography award in memory of Israeli filmmaker Rafi Bukai, Cinematec Theater, Tel-Aviv (2008).
Cineforte film festival, First Prize – Best film award, Cinematec Theater, Tel Aviv (2006).
America Israel Cultural Foundation Scholarship for Fine Arts (2004-2005).
Merit Scholarship – "Hamidrasha" School of Fine Arts, Beit Berl College (2005)