Biography

Eran Shakine is an artist, who works in different mediums; these include painting, drawing, sculpture and site-specific public art.

He was born in 1962 in Israel to a French father and Hungarian mother; both are Holocaust survivors who came to Israel after the Second World War. He has lived in Paris, London and for seven years in New York City, where he received the “Art Matters” Scholarship and was the assistant of the COBRA movement artist, Karel Appel.

He has had one-man shows in The Drawing Center in New York as well as in London, Paris, Brussels, Toronto and Tel Aviv. His works are in the permanent collections of the British Museum, London; Ludwig Museum, Aachen, Germany; Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel and the Israel Museum, Jerusalem as well as many corporate and private collections. He lives between Tel Aviv, New York and London.

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2014

 

Graffitigirl, Zemack Contemporary Art Gallery, Tel Aviv

One On One - Serge Tiroche / Eran Shakine, Hatzedef 8, Jaffa

2013Art for Sale/Sail, Special project for fashion night TLV
2012Sunny Side Up, Zemack Contemporary Art Gallery, Tel Aviv
2011Good help is hard to find..., Zemack Contemporary Art Gallery, Tel Aviv
2010Catwalk, Gallery 39, Tel Aviv Minimal contradictions, TWIG Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
2009Don’t worry, Julie M. Gallery, Toronto
2008Sabbath Match, Gallery 39, Tel Aviv
2007The Artist Who did not Look Back, Gallery 39, Tel Aviv
2003Domestic, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art
2000-02Julie M. Gallery, Tel Aviv
1997New Sculptures, Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan
1995Pools, Artists House, Jerusalem
1990Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Israel
1989Selected 43, The Drawing Center, New York
1987Givon Fine Arts Gallery, Tel Aviv


Selected Group Exhibitions

2014START Art Fair London, Saatchi Gallery
2013Pulse Art Fair Miami
2012Pulse Art Fair NYC, Shanghai Contemporary, Art Platform Los Angeles, Art Toronto, Art Miami, with Zemack Gallery
2012“We have a champion!” Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv
2011Pulse Art Fair, LA and Miami, with Zemack Gallery
2010Art Brussels, with TWIG Gallery
2009Timebuoy, The Tel Aviv Biennial, Art TLV
2008Van Gogh in Tel Aviv, Rubin Museum, Tel Aviv
2005On the Banks of the Yarkon, Tel Aviv Museum of Art
2000The Vera, Silvia and Arturo Schwarz Collection, Tel Aviv Museum of Art
1999Drawing: New Acquisitions, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1994Contemporary Art Meeting, Tel Hai 94, Israel Israeli Sculpture 1948-1998, The Open Museum, Tefen
1984Noemi Givon Gallery, Tel Aviv


Public Sculptures and Permanent Installations

Museum Tower Plaza, Tel Aviv / Rothschild Boulevard, Tel Aviv /
Tel Aviv Artists House / Ashdod Park / Gan HaTzuk, Netanya / 
The College of Management, Rishon LeZion / Gan Kineret, Kfar Saba


Grants and Scholarships

1995 Artist in residence, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris
1989-90 Arts Matters, New York


Public Collections

The British Museum, London / Ludwig Museum, Aachen, Germany / The Israel
Museum, Jerusalem / Tel Aviv Museum of Art / Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art/
The Open Air Museum, Tefen / Ein Harod Museum


Selected Bibliography

Barbara A. MacAdam, ARTnews
Nuit Banai, Artforum International Magazine
Aviva Lori, Haaretz Magazine

Books

“Sunny Side Up”, Hirmer 2011