Roni Aviv

About

Lives and works in New York and Tel Aviv.

**Education**
**2018-2020/** MFA Visual Arts candidate, Columbia University, New York
**2015/** Fall Semester, The Cooper Union, New York
**2013-2017/** BFA (with honors), Department of Photography, Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design, Jerusalem

**Selected Exhibitions**
**2020/** Alone Together, **Steve Turner Gallery**, Los Angeles
**2020/** PDF 2: Zone V, **Tiger Strikes Asteroid**, Brooklyn, curator: Yael Eban
**2020/** LOVE 2020: Perfect Vision, **LeRoy Neiman Gallery**, New York, curator: Rachel Stern
**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/** MFA 1st Year Show, **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, curator: Julia Berezina
**2018/** "Eye Poke", **Indie Photography Gallery**, Tel Aviv, curatorial guidance: Tal Nisim (Duo w/ Naama Rona)
**2018/** "XL-XS: Travelogues and Manifestos", **Bezalel Photography Gallery**, Jerusalem, curators: David Adika & Dr. Erez Golani Solomon
**2018/** "Agape", **Beit Kandinof**, Jaffa, curator: Arianna Fornaciai
**2017/** "Bread and Roses", **The Artists’ Studios Gallery**, Tel Aviv
**2017/** "Slipped (my) Mind", **Binyamin Gallery**, Tel Aviv, curator: Etty Shwartz
**2017/** "First Light", **Alleys of Jaffa Public Space**, Jaffa, curators: Hagit Peleg Rotem and Yuval Saar
**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**
**2020/** "Inventing Ritual", interactive performance by Diana Palermo, **LeRoy Neiman Gallery**, New York
**2020/** Curator of "m.i.o.k", **LeRoy Neiman Gallery**, New York
**2019-2020/** Programmer for “Works in Progress”; MODA (MA Art History, Critical and Curatorial Studies), MFA Visual Arts and GSAPP(Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation) **workshops & panels at Columbia University**, New York (current)
**2018/** Curator of "The Outer Body", **Binyamin Gallery**, Tel Aviv

**Artist Talks & Lectures**
**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**
**2020/** IAC (Interdisciplinary Arts Council) Grant, New York
**2019/** Mildred's Lane (Fellowship), PA
**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 Publications**
**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/)__
**2020/** __[m.i.o.k - Exhibition Catalogue](https://drive.google.com/file/d/1cw_ht4ktfpaz4v4yLg1XPzC5JIyLmjGQ/view)__
**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)__