Roey Victoria Heifetz

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

Education and Residency Programs
2018 - 18th Street Art Center residency program, Los
Angeles, U.S.A
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 and Grants
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
2018 - Finalist of Marianne Werefkin Prize, Berlin
2018 - Winner of Ann and Ari Rosenblatt Prize for Visual Artist
2018 - Grant Recipient, Artis organization, New York, USA

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
2016-2017 – "Victoria", Israel Museum, Jerusalem

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
2015 – “Dance of the Dead” – Performance, Hamburger Bahnhof Museum, Berlin
2016 – “Circular Movements” – Kunstverein KunstHaus, Potsdam
2016 – “The Dream of a Ridiculous Man” – Kiel kloster, BBK/ Østlandsutstillingen in der Landesbibliothek Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel, Germany 2016 – “The Ballery - Group exhibition“ – The Ballery gallery, Berlin.
2016 – “Circular Movements”, Kunstverein KunstHaus, Potsdam. (curator: Avi Lubin)
2018 - “Body Talk”, Israeli artists from the 1950s until today, Circle1 gallery, Berlin (curator: Ofir Dor)
2018 70.70.70, Contemporary Israeli artists, JCC, Bronfman Family, Santa Barbara (curator: Sagi Rafel)
2018 - Turm Von Unmiglichkeit, Johann Koenig Gallery, Berlin (curator: Hansa Wisskirchen)
2018 - Marianne Werefkin Prize Finalists, Kommunale Gallery, Berlin (curator: Christine Nippe)

Collections
Included in public and private collections -
Israel Museum Collection. Tiroche DeLeon Collection - Serge Tiroche Collection, Ari and Ann Rosenblatt Collection, Thomas Steinle Collection, Marc Zilkkha Collection, Igal Ahouvi Collection, Matthias Camenzind Collection, Jordan Krauss Collection.

Press and Reviews
Haaretz 27.1.2017
Jerusalem Post 12.01.2017
Heperalergic 30.01.2017
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

Select Web mentions
18th Street Art Center
Israel Museum
Kunstlerhaus Bethanien
Haifa Museum
C-Collection
ST-ART collection