ALONA RODEH

born and not born in Israel, 1979
lives and not lives in Berlin and Tel Aviv


EDUCATION

2008 – 2009: M.F.A. Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Tel Aviv, IL
2008: Sculpture Department, Royal College of Art, London, UK (exchange program)
2002: Akademie der bildenden Kunst, Vienna, AU (exchange program)

1999 – 2003: B.F.A., Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, IL


RESIDENCIES AND SCOLARSHIPS

2014: Creative Social Practices for Public Spaces, TOK creativa association of curators, St. Petersburg, RU (summer school)
2013 – 2014: Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE (residency)
2011: The Austrian Federal Ministry for Education, Arts and Culture, Vienna, AU (residency)
2009: The Israeli Ministry of Culture and Sport, IL (artist-teacher scholarship)



SOLO EXHIBITIONS (SELECTION)

2016
Safe and Sound (High Visibility), solo presentation at abc art berlin contemporary, Berlin, DE
Safe and Sound: "The Chase", curated by Carolina Jimenez, as part of Vorspiel / Transmediale & CTM, Vesselroom Project, Berlin, DE (solo; current)

2015

Safe and Sound (Evolutions) – part IV, curated by Mario Margani, Grimmuseum, Berlin, DE
Safe and Sound (Evolutions) – part III, Rosenfeld Gallery, Tel Aviv, IL

2014
Safe and Sound (Evolutions) – part II, curated by Aya Lurie, Herzliya Museum, IL
Safe and Sound (Evolutions) – part I, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE

2013
Neither Day Nor Night, large scale commission for Showtime, curated by Hadas Maor, Helena Rubinstein Pavilion, Tel Aviv Museum, IL
Above and Beyond, Center for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, IL

2012
The Resurrection of Dead Masters/Barking Dogs, curated by Neil Minuk, ARCH2, University of Manitoba and Plug In ICA, CA
Barking Dogs Dont't Bite, video work commissioned by the Arts Department, Tel Aviv – Yafo Municipality, for Province, curated by Leah Abir, Visitor Center, IL
Black Eurhythmics, performance commissioned by Outset for the IKT congress in Tel Aviv. Presented at CCA Tel Aviv and the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, IL
The Resurrection of Dead Masters, curated by Ran Kasmy Ilan, The Israeli Center for Digital Art, Holon, IL

2011
The Etheric Body, curated by Irit Carmon Popper, Petach Tikva Museum Collection Gallery, IL

2010
Fire, Work!, curated by Sally Haftel Naveh, Kav 16 Community Gallery for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, IL

2008
Telepatia, Artist-Curator project at the 1st Art TLV, Tel Aviv, IL
A Trip in the Mountain Shade, Tavi Dresdner Gallery, Tel Aviv, IL

2007
I believe, curated by Joshua Simon, 1st Herzliya Biennial, IL

2005
All Eaters, curated by Diana Dallal, Rosenfeld Gallery, Tel Aviv, IL


GROUP EXHIBITIONS (SELECTION)

2015
Crystal Palace and the Temple of Doom, curated by Hila Cohen Schneiderman, Petach Tikva Museum, IL
Emergency Measures, curated by Gregory Bunne and Noah Simblist, Dallas Power Station, US
KIK! Displacements, curated by Amir Fattal and Viktor Neumann, Kino International, Berlin, DE


2014
Barking Dogs Don't Bite, AC Institute, Videorover 8, NurtureArt, New York, US
Now & After 14, [BOX], Milan, IT
Athens Digital Festival, GR
About Sculpture #5, compiled by Marte Kiessling and Janine Eggert, Lady Fitness, Berlin, DE
The Artists, Festival, Zecheta National Gallery, Warsaw, PL
Chicago Triangle, curated by Ruti Director, Haifa Museum of Art, IL
Estate, curated by Carmen Stolfi and Art:1:Curate, NEO Bankside, London, UK
Spar, curated by Mario Margani, Kreuzberg Pavilion, Berlin, DE
Installation View, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden, DE

2013
Bring Out Your Knives, curated by Jacek Sosnowsky, Galerie SalonAkademie, Warsaw, PL
Celeste Prize, finalists exhibition curated by Ami Barak, Rome, IT
Under the Weather, duo with Florian Neufeld, Hezi Cohen Gallery, Tel Aviv, IL

2012
Revisiting Rockefeller, curated by Sally Haftel Naveh and Yanai Segal, Rockefeller Archeological Museum, Jerusalem, IL

2011
Don't Try, curated by Ofra Harnam, Hezi Cohen Gallery, Tel Aviv, IL
Electric Garden, curated by Naomi Aviv, Contemporary By Golconda, Tel Aviv, IL
Chewing the Scenery, curated by Andrea Thal, performance, off site Swiss Pavilion, 54th Venice Biennial, IT
Disruptions, curated by Sally Haftel Naveh, Tel Aviv's Annual art season opening, IL
End of History, curated by Avi Lubin, Künstlerhaus Speckstraße&Kutscherhäuser, Hamburg, DE
Shesh Besh, curated by Hadas Maor, Petach Tikva Museum, IL
On the Road to Nowhere, curated by Aya Luric, Ashdod Museum, IL
Possibility of a Book, curated by Ran Kasmy Ilan and Leah Abir, Sommer Gallery, IL

2010
Weizmann Rally, curated by Eyal Danon, performance, The Israeli Center for Digital Art Holon, IL
#1, curated by Roy Brand and Sagit Mezamer, Yaffo 23, Jerusalem, IL
Friday, CCA Tel Aviv, IL

2009
Fucking tourists, curated by Yael Messer, and Konstantinos Dagritzikos, Remap2, Athens, GR
The Fall, curated by Ruth Patir, Panorama House, Tel Aviv, IL
In Sponsorship of Light, curated by Moran Shuv, Noga Compound, Tel Aviv, IL

2006
Performance, The 6th International Biennial for Contemporary Music, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, IL
The 1st Vienna Biennial, curated by Mario Grubisic, Vienna, AU
Hand washing hand, curated by Alona Rodeh, Bezalel Gallery, Tel Aviv, IL


GRANTS AND PRIZES

2014, 2013: Israel Lottery Council for Culture and Arts
2013: 2nd Prize for Israeli Video Art and Experimental Film, Ostrovsky Family Foundation, Jerusalem Film Festival
2014, 2012: Artis
2013, 2012: Outset
2013: Ostrovsky Family Foundation
2011: Young Artist Prize, The Israeli Ministry of Culture and Sport
2013, 2010, 2008, 2007, 2005: Rabinovich Foundation
2009, 2008: Bezalel Academy of Art and Design
2006: America-Israel Cultural Foundation

ARTIST PUBLICATIONS
2015: "Safe and Sound" Artist Publication, The Green Box, Berlin (Eng, Heb)
ISBN 978-3-941644-79-3
2013: "Above and Beyond", Solo show catalogue, CCA Tel Aviv (Eng, Heb)
ISBN 978-965-7463-20-8
2011: "Lonesome Cowboys", limited Edition Artist Book.
Possibility of a book publishing