Roey Victoria Heifetz

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

Education and Residency Programs

2019 Residency Unlimited, NY, USA
2018 18th Street Art Residency, Los Angeles, USA
2014 Fountainhead Residency, Miami, USA
2012-2013 Kunstlerhaus Bethanien Residency, Berlin, Germany
2009 M.F.A. cum laude, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel
2005 B.F.A. cum laude, Department of Fine Art, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel
2003 School of the Museum of Fine Art, Boston, MA, USA

Awards and Grants

2019 Grant Recipient, Artis organization, New York,
USA
2018 Grant Recipient, Lottery Foundation, Mifal Hapis,
Israel
2018 Grant Recipient, Artis organization, New York,
USA
2018 Winner of Ann and Ari Rosenblatt Prize for Visual
Artist
2018 Finalist of Marianne Werefkin Prize
2014 Grant Recipient, Lottery Foundation, Berlin
2014 Grant Recipient, Rudolf Augstein Foundation,
Germany
2014 Grant Recipient, Lottery Foundation, Mifal Hapis,
Israel
2013 Kunstlerhaus Bethanien Artist Residency, Berlin,
Germany
2012 Grant Recipient, Artis organization, New York,
USA
2010 Artist-Teacher Award, Culture Ministry,
Government of Israel
2009 Award of Achievements, M.F.A. studies, Bezalel
Academy, Jerusalem, Israel
2006 Award of Achievements in the 11th Da Dun Art
Exhibition of Taichung City, Taiwan
2005 Award of Achievements, B.F.A studies, Bezalel
Academy, Jerusalem, Israel

Solo Exhibitions

2019 “Block Of Clay”, Venice Biennale, The Israeli Pavilion, Venice (curator: Avi Lubin)
2019 “Shabees Goy”, Joint Exhibition, Jüdische-Kulturtage, Düsseldorf
2019 “Third Body”, Ann and Ari Rosenblatt prize winning exhibition, Tel Aviv Artist House. (curator: Orly Hoffman)
2016-2017 “Victoria”, Israel Museum, Jerusalem (curator: Timna Seligman)
2014 “Confessions”, St. Johannes Evangelist, Berlin (curator: Mark Gisbourne)
2013 “The Teacher’s Nap”, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (curator: Christoph Tannert)
2012 “Natural Straightening”, Kav 16 – Community Gallery for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv
(curator: Sally Haftel Nave)
2011 “Match Point” – Roey Heifetz / Aviva Uri, ST-ART – Artist incubator project with the
CCA – The Center for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv (curator: Dina Yakerson)
2010 “Sehnsucht”, Beit Hair Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel (curator: Marie Shek)
2009 “Industry”, M.F.A graduate exhibition, Bezalel Academy, Hatachana compound, Tel
Aviv, Israel (curator: Sarit Shapira)
2007 “How Many Muscles Does One Need to Stand Straight?”, Venta Gallery, the
Interdisciplinary Center, Jerusalem, Israel (curator: Yonatan Amir)
2005 “99%”, B.F.A graduate exhibition, Bezalel Academy, Jerusalem, Israel (curator: Gilad Ophir and David Ginton)

Selected Group Exhibitions

2021 "OMNISCIENT: Queer Documentation in an Image Culture", Leslie Lohman Museum of Art, New York (curator: Avram Finkelstein)
2020 "Intimacy: New Queer Art From Berlin And Beyond", Schwules Museum, Berlin (curator: Peter Rehberg & Apostolos Lampropoulos)
2019 “Transamerica/n: Gender, Identity, Appearance Today”, McNay Art Museum, Texas (curator: Richard Aste)
2018 Marianne Werefkin Prize Finalists, Kommunale Gallery, Berlin (curator: Christine Nippe)
2018 Turm Von Unmiglichkeit, Johann Koenig Gallery, Berlin (curator: Hansa Wisskirchen)
2018 70.70.70, Contemporary Israeli artists, JCC, Bronfman Family, Santa Barbara (curator: Sagi Rafel)
2018 “Body Talk”, Israeli artists from the 1950s until today, Circle1 gallery, Berlin (curator: Ofir Dor)
2016 “Circular Movements”, Kunstverein KunstHaus, Potsdam. (curator: Avi Lubin)
2016 “The Dream of a Ridiculous Man”, Kiel kloster, BBK/ Østlandsutstillingen in der
Landesbibliothek Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel, Germany. (curator: Martina Kaufman)
2016 “The Ballery - Group exhibition “, The Ballery gallery, Berlin.
2015 “Dance of the Dead”, Performance, Hamburger Bahnhof Museum, Berlin
2015 “Queertopia - it takes a village”, Kornfeld Gallery, 68 Projects, Berlin. (curator: Alfrad
Kornfeld).
2014 “The Dream of a Ridiculous Man”, Oslo Domkirkes, Østlandsutstillingen, Oslo
(curator: Martina Kaufman)
2014 “Dark Times”, Genia Schreiber University Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel (curator: Avi
Lubin)
2014 “Dating Service”, Autocenter gallery - “The Dream of a Ridiculous Man”, The
American Church in Berlin (curator: Andreas Schlaegel )
2013 “Preview” Art Fair, The Israeli Embassy, Berlin
2013 “Based on paper”, Jiri Svestka gallery, Berlin
2013 “Diary of a Lost Decade”, Nir De Vollf / Total Brutal, Sophiensale, Berlin
2012 “Entropy”, The Artists’ Studio, Art Cube Gallery, Jerusalem (curator: Avi Lubin)
2011 “The End of History”, Gängeviertel Gallery, Hamburg, Germany (curator: Avi Lubin)
2011 “Slough”, Herzl 121 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel (curator: Carmit Blumensohn)
2010 “HOGWARTS”, Noga Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
2009 Herzeliya Biennial, Israel (curators: Picnic Group)
2009 “The Answer Is within You”, Substitut Gallery, Berlin, Germany (curator: Urs Küenzi)
2009 “Wild Exaggeration”, Haifa Museum, Israel (curator: Tami Katz-Freiman)
2008 “Flock”, collaboration between Bezalel Academy and the Glasgow School of Art,
Bezalel Academy Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel (curator: Nahum Tevet)
2008 “Fresh Paint, the Young Israeli Art Fair”, Tel Aviv, Israel
2006 Bezalel Academy Centennial Exhibition and Auction, New York, USA
2006 Winners Exhibition, the 11th Da Dun Art Exhibition of Taichung City, Taiwan
2005 “Let’s Talk about Immigration”, Club UNESCO for Arts and Letters, Achaia, Patra,
Greece

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, Oliver Emil Mauthe Collection

Press and Reviews

Haaretz 27.1.2017
Jerusalem Post 12.01.2017
Heperalergic 30.01.2017
<a href=http://www.juedische-allgemeine.de/article/view/id/19275="_blank">Juedische Allgemeine
<a href=http://www.morgenpost.de/berlin-aktuell/article128144003/Eltern-verhuellen-Ausstellung-von-israelischem-Kuenstler.html="_blank">Berlin Morgenpost
<a href=http://www.deutschlandradiokultur.de/kunst-aus-gestaendnissen-etwas-muss-gesagt-werden.1278.de.html?dram:article_id=287239="_blank">Deutschland Radio Kultur
<a href=http://www.haaretz.co.il/gallery/art/newexhibitions/1.2315004="_blank">Haaretz 07.05.2014
Tagesspiegel
Kunst-magazine
Berlin-artparsites
<a href=http://www.artiscontemporary.org/agenda_detail.php?id=818 target="_blank">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
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Israel Museum
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Kunstlerhaus Bethanien
<a href=http://www.hma.org.il/Museum/Templates/Showpage.asp?DBID=1&LNGID=1&TMID=841&FID=1521&PID=3409 target="_blank">Haifa Museum
C-Collection
<a href=http://www.st-art.co.il/Collection.asp?artist=Heifetz%20Roey target="_blank">ST-ART collection