Name

Roey Heifetz

About

Born 1978 in Jerusalem, Israel. Lives and works in Berlin and Tel Aviv

Education
2014 – Fountainhead residency program, Miami, U.S.A
2012-2013 – Künstlerhaus Bethanien art residency program, Berlin, Germany
2007-2009 – M.F.A., Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem
2001-2005 – B.F.A. cum laude, Fine Art department, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem
2003 – School of the Museum of Fine Art, Boston

Awards
2005 – Award of Achievements, B.F.A studies, Bezalel Academy, Jerusalem
2006 – Award of Achievements in The 11th Da Dun Art Exhibition of Taichung City, Taiwan
2009 – Award of Achievements, M.F.A studies, Bezalel Academy, Tel Aviv
2010 – "Artist-Teacher" Award, Ministry of Culture, Israel
2011 – Award of "Artis grant recipient ", Artis organization.
2012-2013 – Künstlerhaus Bethanien art residency program, Berlin, Germany
2014 – Grant Recipient, Mifal Hapais, Israel
2014 – Grant Recipient, Lotto Stiftung, Berlin

Solo Exhibitions
2005 – “99%” – B.F.A graduate exhibition, Bezalel Academy, Jerusalem
2007 – “How Many Muscles Does One Need to Stand Straight?” – Venta Gallery, the Interdisciplinary Center, Jerusalem
2009 – “Industry” – MFA Graduate Exhibition, Hatachana (The Station), Tel Aviv
2010 – "Sehnsucht" – Beit Hair Museum, Tel Aviv
2011 – "Match Point" – Dialog Exhibition – Aviva Uri and Roey Hifetz, ST-art Gallery, Jaffa
2012 – "Natural Straightening", Kav 16 gallery, Tel aviv
2013 – "The Teacher's Nap" , Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
2014 – "Confessions", Saint Johannes Evangelist, Berlin

Selected Group Exhibitions
2002 – “Between Years” – Bezalel Academy Gallery, Tel Aviv
2006 – Bezalel Academy Centennial Exhibition and Auction, New York
2006 – “I Love You” – Barbour Gallery, Jerusalem
2006 – The 11th Da Dun Art Exhibition of Taichung City Winners Exhibition, Taiwan
2006 – “Lets Talk about Immigration”, Club UNESCO for Arts and Letters, Achaia, Patra, Greece
2008 – “Flock” – collaboration between Bezalel Academy and the Glasgow School of Art, Bezalel Academy Gallery, Tel Aviv
2008 – “Fresh Paint, the Young Israeli Art Fair” – Tel Aviv
2008 – “Secret Art”, Tel Aviv
2009 – “Wild Exaggeration”, Haifa Museum
2009 – “The Answer is Within You”, Substitut Gallery, Berlin
2009 – Herzeliya Biennial, Israel
2010 – “HOGWARTS”, Noga Gallery, Tel-Aviv
2011 – “Slough” – Herzel 121 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
2011 – “The End of History” – Gaengeviertel Gallery , Hamburg
2012 – “Entropy” – The Artists’ Studio, Art Cube Gallery, Jerusalem
2013 – Preview Art Fair – The Israeli Embassy, Berlin
2013 – "Based On Paper" – Jiri Svestka Gallery, Berlin
2014 – "Dating Service" – Autocenter gallery, Berlin – “The Dream of a Ridicoules Man” – The American Church in Berlin
2015 – “The Dream of a Ridicoules Man” – Oslo Domkirkes, Østlandsutstillingen, Oslo
2015 – "Queertopia. it takes a village" – 68projects – Kornfeld gallery, Berlin

Collections
Included in public and private collections.

Select Web mentions
Fountainhead Residency
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Kunstlerhaus Bethanien
schir
Artis
Haifa Museum
C-Collection
ST-ART collection

Press and Reviews
Juedische Allgemeine
Berlin Morgenpost
Deutschland Radio Kultur
Haaretz 07.05.2014
Tagesspiegel
Kunst-magazine
Berlin-artparsites
Artis
Monopol-magazin
Haaretz 28.2.2012
Haaretz 28.2.2012
Haaretz 20.12.2012
Achbar Hair 8.1.2012
Achbar Hair 26.12.2011