Roni Taharlev


Date of birth: 16 June 1964, in Kibbutz Yagur 

Mostly self-taught, student of Israel Hershberg (2007) 

Teaching experience: Taught painting and drawing in numerous settings for twenty-five years, including Bezalel Art Academy, the Jerusalem Studio School Summer Program (Italy), the Tachana School (Tel Aviv), the Kubia Art School (Jerusalem), as well as privately 

2019-2020: Residency, Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin (Berlin Institute of Advanced Studies)


Selected Exhibitions:


2020 Brigham Young University Jerusalem Center, group exhibition, 

‘Landscape, Portrait, Still Life’, January 2020 

2019 Galleries Nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, exhibition ‘La Lune. Du 

voyage réel aux voyages imaginaires’ (curator Philippe Malgouyres), April-July 2019, exhibiting “Not This Light, the Other Light” 

2019 Herzliya Museum for Contemporary Art, solo exhibition, May-August 

2019 Petach Tikva Museum of Art, group exhibition, March-August 

2019 Rothschild Fine Art Gallery, solo exhibition, May-July 

2018 Ben Gurion University Art Gallery, solo exhibition, January-March 

2017 Rothschild Fine Art Gallery, solo exhibition, February-March 

2016 Contemporary Golconda, solo exhibition, February-April 

2015 The Kubia art space, Jerusalem, group exhibition 

2015 Contemporary Golconda, summer group exhibition 

2014 Tel Aviv Museum, ‘Delft in Blue and White’, group exhibition 

2013 Rothschild fine art group exhibition 

2012 Bp Award- National Portrait Gallery London group exhibition 

2011 Jerusalem Studio School Gallery, Jerusalem, solo exhibition, curator Israel Hershberg 

2011 Rothschild Fine Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, group exhibition 

2010 Bernard gallery Tel Aviv. solo exhibition 

2008 Engel Gallery, Tel Aviv. group exhibition 

2003, Engel Gallery, Tel Aviv 2002. group exhibition 

2002 Lochamei Ha'getaot Gallery. Solo Exhibition following the Oskar Hendler Prize 

2000 The Israel National Museum,Jerusalem. Group exhibition. 

1995 Amalia Arbel Gallery, Tel Aviv Solo Exhibition 

1994 Amalia Arbel Gallery, Rishon Lezion Solo Exhibition 

1983 The America- Israel Foundation, The Helena Rubinstein Museum, Tel Aviv. group exhibition


La Lune. Du voyage réel aux voyages imaginaires, Galleries Nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, 2019 

Roni Taharlev, White Ravens 2015-2019, solo exhibition catalogue, Herzliya Museum for Contemporary Art, 2019 

Roni Taharlev, Undressing the Nude, Ben Gurion University, 2018, solo exhibition catalogue 

Delft in Blue and White, Tel Aviv Museum, 2014, curator Doron Luria, group exhibition catalogue 

BP Award Catalogue, National Portrait Gallery, London, 2012 

Roni Taharlev, Blood Relation, Bernard Gallery, 2009, solo exhibition catalogue 

The Great Illustrators Book, Israel Museum, 2004 (Hebrew)

Grants & Awards:

2019-2020 Artis Award for work at the Wissenchaftskolleg, Berlin 

2012 BP Award, National Portrait Gallery, London

2002 The Oskar Hendler Prize
2000 The Ben Isaac Prize, The israel Museum, Jerusalem

1983 The America Israel Fund Award for Young Artists


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