TAMAR ETTUN
Born in Jerusalem, Israel Lives and works in New York

Represented by Fridman Gallery, NYC

Education
2010 MFA Yale University School of Art, Sculpture, Awarded the Alice Kimball English Traveling Fellowship
2008 BFA Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Fine Art, Jerusalem, Israel
2007 BFA The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, Fine Art, New York, NY

Selected Solo Exhibitions and Performances
2019 TBA, (performance) Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, NY
2018 Jubilation Inflation, The Barrick Museum of Art, University of Nevada, NV
2017 Eat a Pink Owl, Fridman Gallery, New York City, NY
2017 Mauve Bird with Yellow Teeth Red Feathers Green Feet and a Rose Belly, Part: PINK (performance), The Battery Park and Katonah Museum of Art, NY
2016 The Yellow Who Wants, Uppsala Art Museum, Uppsala, Sweden
2016 Mauve Bird with Yellow Teeth Red Feathers Green Feet and a Rose Belly, Part: YELLOW (performance), Bryant Park, New York and Uppsala Botanical Garden, Sweden
2015 Alula in Blue, Fridman Gallery, New York City, NY
2015 Mauve Bird with Yellow Teeth Red Feathers Green Feet and a Rose Belly, Part: BLUE (performance), The Watermill Center, Long Island, NY, and The Knockdown Center, Queens, NY
2015 Pre-Midnight, (performance) Tamar Ettun and Molly Lowe, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY
2014 My Hands are the Shape Of My Height, Transformer, Washington, DC
2014 One and One, One and Two, One and Three, One and Four, Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
2013 The Lion Who Liked Strawberries, Art Production Fund, PS3, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, NV
2013 One Thing Leads To Another, (performance) The Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN
2011 One Thing Leads To Another: Part 2, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York City, NY
2011 One Thing Leads To Another, (performance) PERFORMA 11, presented by RECESS, New York, NY
2009 Empty is Also, (performance) in collaboration with Emily Coates, Commissioned by RoseLee Goldberg, PERFORMA 09, X-initiative, New York, NY
2009 Post Traumatic Trance Dance Disorder, (performance) curated by Sergio Edelstein, Center of Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

Selected Group Exhibitions and Performances
2018 The Fields, Art Omi (outdoor sculpture) curated by Nicole Hayes, Ghent, New York
2018,7 The Moving Company at Teen Night, The Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY
2017 It’s Happening: 50 Years of Public Art, (performance) NYC Park Department, Central Park, New York, NY
2017 The Dreamers, (performance) curated by Ruth Patir, Danspace, New York, NY
2016 Co-Lab projects, curated by Russell Etchen, Austin, Texas
2015 In Practice, Sculpture Center, Curated by Olga Dekalo, Long Island City, NY
2015 TRILATERATION, Diana Lowenstein Gallery, curated by Ombretta Argo, Miami, FL
2015 Illegal Souvenirs, Curated by Annesofie Sandal, Field Projects Gallery, New York City, NY
2014 Summer Monday, Curated by Amanda Parmer, e-flux, New York, NY
2014 Last Day of Folly, Madison Square Park, New York, NY
2014 AIR SPACE, Abron’s Art Center, New York, NY
2014 Still Acts, Curated by Ian Daniel and Sara Reisman, La MaMa La Galleria, New York, NY
2013 We Live With Animals, Van Alen Institution, PERFORMA 13, New York, NY
2013 Goods, Bat Yam Museum, Bat Yam, Israel
2012 Socrates Sculpture Park: EAF 12, Long Island City, New York, NY
2012 Summer Solstice, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY
2012 Trees, Art and Jewish Thought, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco
2011 Odyssey Of Iksa, The Herzelia Biennale, ARTLV, Curated by Ory Dassou, Israel
2010 Hand Held History, Queens Museum of Art, Video summit, New York, NY
2009 Reinventing rituals, Rite Now: Sacred and Secular in video, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY

Teaching Experience
2018 Adjunct Assistant Professor, Columbia School of Art
2016- current Adjunct Assistant Professor, Parsons, The New School, Fine Art Department and the Fashion Department
2018 Teaching Choreographer, Katonah Museum of art
2018 Adjunct Assistant Professor, Lehman College
2018 Visiting Critic, Hunter College, MFA
2017 Visiting Artist Workshop, Columbia University School of Art
2016 Visiting Artist, Pratt Institute, Drawing Department, multiple workshops
2016 Visiting Artist, Columbia University School of Art
2015-6 Visiting Scholar, NYU Steinhardt Department of Art
2015 Visiting Critic, Parsons, The New School
2015 Visiting artist, School of Visual Art
2015 Visiting artist, Yale School of Art
2015 Guest Artist, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Fine Art Department
2014 Visiting artist, Yale University, Interdisciplinary Art Forum
2010-2014 Visiting Critic, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design

Awards and Residencies

2018 Brooklyn Art Council Fund
2105/6 Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art
2016 Artis Contemporary, Exhibition grant
2014/5 The Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant
2013 Art Production Fund Grant and Residency Program
2011/09 Artis Contemporary Art Fund Artist Grant
2010 The Alice English Kimball Fellowship, Yale School of Art
2009 WPP, The World Performance Project
2009/10 America-Israel Foundation, AICF

2018 Artists in Residence at the Everglades, FL
2018 Caldera Arts Center, Portland OR
2016 Iaspis, Swedish Arts Grants Committee
2015/6 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Work Space Residency
2015 Fountainhead Residency
2014/5 The Watermill Center
2014 Triangle Arts Association Residency
2014 MacDowell Fellowship
2013/4 Abron’s Art Center AIRSpace Residency
2013 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Swing Space Residency
2012 Socrates Sculpture Park Residency and Exhibition
2012 Triangle Artist Workshop Residency
2011 RECESS Activities

Selected Press:
2017 Wall Street Journal by Sarah Corona,
2016 Hyperallergic, by Carey Dunne
2016
Cora Magazine, by Yvonne Ihmels, P.12-13. (Sweden)
2016 The Creators Projects/VICE by Nate Ainley
2015
Interview with Sarah Murkett at the Huffington Post
2015
Art critical review by William Corwin
2015
Hyperallergic review by Gabriella Santiago Vancak
2015
Interview with Natasha Kurchanova at Studio International
2015 Modern Painters, by Jennifer Piejko
2015 Bomb Magazine, interview with Naomi Lev
2014 The Washington Post by Mark Jenkins
2014 Hyperallergic, by Daniel Larkin
2014 Vogue, by MARK GUIDUCCI
2014 Hyperallergic, Hrag Vartanian
2014 Art Forum online video
2013 Haaretz Magazine, Keshet Rosenblum (Hebrew)
2011 The New York Times, Hilarie M. Sheets
2011 The Observer, Dan Duray
2010 “Performa 09, Back to futurism”, Edited by Roselee Goldenberg
2010 “The X Initiative Yearbook”, Edited by Cecilia Alemani, Published by Mousse, Milan
2009 New York Times, Roberta Smith
2009 New York Magazine, Jerry Saltz, 2009
2009 Art Forum online video
2009 Art Daily Magazine

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