Residency Dates: August 19-25, 2013
Einat Amir (einatamir.com), born in Jerusalem, 1979, currently lives in New York and Tel Aviv. She works in the media of Video Installations and Live Performances and received her MFA in Visual Arts from Columbia University in 2009
Amir’s work is infused by a great interest in contemporary social – political issues. She efficiently sets the reality against the fiction and allows the viewer to take the responsibility of setting their own limits, by creating choices for them to be confronted with. Amir’s work has been shown at; PS1 Contemporary Art Center New York, PERFORMA09 New York, Palais De Tokyo Paris, The Kitchen New York, Museum of Contemporary Art in Roskilde, VOLTA Basel, VOLTA NY, Scaramouche Gallery New York, Winzavod Art Center, Moscow , Bergen Kunsthall Norway, Dallas Contemporary Art Center Texas, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art Israel; Haifa Museum of Art Israel , Bat Yam Museum of Art Israel, Rosenfeld Gallery Tel Aviv, CareOf gallery Milan,Fondation d’entreprise Ricard Paris MLAC Rome, Lilith Performance Studio Malmö, Städtische Galerie Bremen, and Digital Art Center Hulon, among other venues.