Roni Aviv

About

Roni Aviv (born 1992) is a visual artist, based in New York. Aviv works with photography, text and installation to give form to a psychological space of re-processing experiences. Aviv holds an MFA in Visual Arts from Columbia University and studied photography at Cooper Union and Bezalel Academy of Art. Her work has been published and exhibited internationally. Recent exhibitions include NARS Gallery, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Steve Turner Gallery, The Jewish Museum and Indie Gallery. They have recently been published in BOMB, GRANTA, Erev Rav, and Lines Inside by TSA_PDF magazines. Aviv is a 2022 Workspace Artist-in-Residence at Center for Book Arts.



**Education**
**2021/** MFA Visual Arts, Columbia University, New York
**2017/** BFA (with honors), Department of Photography, Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design, Jerusalem
**2015/** Fall Semester, The Cooper Union, New York

**Exhibitions**
**2022/** Open Ended, **House of Words**, Brooklyn
**2021/** Breaking Point, **NARS Foundation Gallery**, New York
**2021/** Non-Archival Understanding, **Wallach Art Gallery**, Lenfest Center for the Arts, New York, curator: Amy Sadao
**2021/** Borderwalls III, **The Border Project Space Gallery**, Brooklyn
**2020/** Minorly Magical, **Backyard Ghost**, New York
**2020/** Minorly Magical, **K & P Gallery**, New York
**2020/** Ten Exercises In Style, **Indie Photography Gallery**, Tel Aviv
**2020/** Alone Together, **Steve Turner Gallery**, Los Angeles
**2020/** PDF 2: Zone V, **Tiger Strikes Asteroid**, New York
**2020/** LOVE 2020: Perfect Vision, **LeRoy Neiman Gallery**, New York
**2019/** In Print JLM, **Hansen House**, Jerusalem
**2019/** Study Sessions, **131 Collective**, New York
**2019/** Printfest, **International Print Center (IPCNY)**, New York
**2019/** ISCP's 25th Anniversary Benefit Auction, **Nancy Hoffman Gallery**, New York
**2019/** Aesthetically Functional Only, **1675 Broadway**, New York, curator: Edsel Williams
**2019/** In Response: A Crack In Everything, **The Jewish Museum**, New York
**2019/** Questions of Matter, **Wallach Art Gallery**, Lenfest Center for the Arts, New York, curator: Natalie Bell
**2018/** TEASE, Performance & Video Night, **Prentis Hall**, New York (Performance)
**2018/** The Spring and the Hawk, **Kuli Gallery**, Tel Aviv
**2018/** Eye Poke, **Indie Photography Gallery**, Tel Aviv (Duo w/ Naama Rona)
**2018/** XL-XS: Travelogues and Manifestos, **Bezalel Photography Gallery**, Jerusalem
**2018/** Agape, **Beit Kandinof**, Jaffa
**2017/** Bread and Roses, **The Artists’ Studios Gallery**, Tel Aviv
**2017/** Slipped (my) Mind, **Binyamin Gallery**, Tel Aviv
**2017/** First Light, **Alleys of Jaffa Public Space**, Jaffa
**2017/** The Good Image, Thesis exhibition, **Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design**, Jerusalem
**2016/** Transmutation, **Bezalel Photography Gallery**, Jerusalem
**2015/** Art of the Book, **Cooper Union**, New York, curator: Margaret Morton
**2015/** Decadent Rubbish: Defying Dysfunction, **Cooper Union**, New York

**Curatorial**
**2021/** Lines Inside, co-edited with Lizzy De Vita, **Tiger Strikes Asteroid**, New York
**2020/** Inventing Ritual, interactive performance by Diana Palermo, **LeRoy Neiman Gallery**, New York
**2020/** m.i.o.k, **LeRoy Neiman Gallery**, New York
**2019-2020/** Programmer for “Works in Progress”; MODA (MA Art History, Critical and Curatorial Studies), and MFA Visual Arts **workshops & panels at Columbia University**, New York
**2018/** The Outer Body, **Binyamin Gallery**, Tel Aviv

**Artist Talks & Lectures**
**2020/** 89.9 FM WKCR Radio, hosted by Stipan Tadic, New York
**2020/** Visiting Artist (lecture), Digital Photography, **Cooper Union**, New York
**2020/** Artist Talk, **Marble Hill Camera Club**, New York
**2019/** Visiting Artist, Advanced Photo, **Cooper Union**, New York
**2018/** Stretch Marks, Contemplations on Transitions and Bodies in the Digital Age - Conference, **Art Cube Artists' Studios**, Jerusalem

**Awards, Grants & Residencies**
**2022/** Center for Book Arts Workspace Artist-in-Residence, New York
**2021/** NARS Foundation Residency, Brooklyn
**2020/** Artis Residency Grant, New York
**2020/** IAC (Interdisciplinary Arts Council) Grant, New York
**2019/** Mildred's Lane Residency (Fellowship), Pennsylvania
**2018-20/** The David Berg Foundation Fellowship, Columbia University, New York
**2018-20/** Artis Contemporary Fellowship, Columbia University, New York
**2018-20/** Visual Arts Scholarship, Columbia University, New York
**2017/** Academic Excellence Award, Department of Photography, Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design
**2016/** Academic Excellence Award, Department of History & Theory, Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design
**2016-2017/** Dean's Scholarship, Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design
**2015/** Perach Scholarship, The Perach Mentorship Project

**Selected Writing**
**2021/** __[Material Stamina, BOMB, Mar 8](https://bombmagazine.org/articles/material-stamina-bat-ami-rivlin-interviewed/)__
**2021/** __[TSA_PDF 019: Lines Inside, Mar 5](https://www.tigerstrikesasteroid.com/post/644751189641150464/tsapdf-019-lines-inside?route=%2Fpost%2F%3Aid%2F%3Asummary)__
**2020/** __[how not to stay in touch, GRANTA, Oct 23](https://www.grantahebrew.com/%d7%90%d7%99%d7%9a-%d7%9c%d7%90-%d7%9c%d7%a9%d7%9e%d7%95%d7%a8-%d7%a2%d7%9c-%d7%a7%d7%a9%d7%a8/)__
**2020/** __[Professor DeGiulio & Dr Zoom, Erev Rav, Jul 27](https://www.erev-rav.com/archives/english/professor-degiulio-and-dr-zoom)__
**2020/** __[m.i.o.k - Exhibition Catalogue, Mar 5](https://drive.google.com/file/d/1cw_ht4ktfpaz4v4yLg1XPzC5JIyLmjGQ/view)__

**Bibliography & Press**
**2020/** __[What's Up: Roni Aviv, Portfolio Magazine, Aug 21](https://www.prtfl.co.il/archives/133649)__
**2020/** __[Mishal, Yonatan H, The Next Thing: Roni Aviv, Benadicta Magazine, Aug 14](https://annabershtansky.com/%D7%94%D7%93%D7%91%D7%A8-%D7%94%D7%91%D7%90-%D7%A8%D7%95%D7%A0%D7%99-%D7%90%D7%91%D7%99%D7%91-%D7%91%D7%B4%D7%A2%D7%A9%D7%A8%D7%94-%D7%AA%D7%A8%D7%92%D7%99%D7%9C%D7%99%D7%9D-%D7%91%D7%A1%D7%92%D7%A0/#.X01wgdNKii5)__
**2020/** __[ Gonzalez, Camilla Marchese, m.i.o.k interactive art exhibit, The Daily Spectator, March 9](https://www.columbiaspectator.com/arts-and-entertainment/2020/03/09/miok-interactive-art-exhibit-challenges-social-constructs-through-humor-and-self-reflection/)__
**2019/** __[Columbia University Student Spotlight](https://arts.columbia.edu/news/student-spotlight-roni-aviv-%E2%80%9820)__
**2018/** __[The Aesthetics of the Error, Rapsodia Magazine, Issue 19](https://www.rapsomag.com/pagina-prodotto/raps-n-19/)__
**2018/** __[Chain Reaction, Harama Magazine, Issue 21](http://manofim.org/harama/the-still/#.WwKOqUiFOUk)__
**2017/** __[Scale, Online group exhibition, Cold Bench](https://www.coldbench.com/recap-shows)__
**2017/** __[Exposure: Haaretz Photo Blog](https://www.haaretz.co.il/blogs/photoblog/.premium-1.4409088)__