Ben Simon Curriculum Vitae/ bsimonbsimon@gmail.com

 

Education

Bachelor of Arts Visual Art/Art History, Columbia University, New York. 1999 

Rhode Island School of Design- Summer painting program. 1990 

City University of New York, Queens College- Honors, Fine Arts. Painting and drawing with Mr. Chuck O'Conner. 1992-1994. 

Colorado University- Honors, Fine Arts. 1994-1995. 

Boulder Academy of Fine Arts- with Mr. Elvie Davis. 1994-1996. 

Awards 

Shoshana Ish-Shalom Prize for Jerusalem Painters, 2005. 

Press

Jerusalem Post, Magazine. "Don't Mess With The Boss" Passover 2018.

Tenoua, "Souccot" Automne 2017.

Jerusalem Post, Magazine. "Meeting in Painting" July 21, 2017.

Exhibitions

InPrintJerusalem, Hansen House Jerusalem 2018

Agripas 12 Gallery, The Artist's Family Jerusalem. 2018

Jewish Federation, "707070" 70 Days, 70 Israeli Artists,Celebrating Israel's 70th Anniversary, curated Sagi Refael. Santa Barbara. 2018

Jerusalem Artists' House, Meeting in Painting Jerusalem. 2017

P8 Galley, Aiming for Touchdown curated Sagi Refael, Tel Aviv. 2107

Gordon-London House, Overload, curated Efi Gen, Rishon LeZion. 2016 

Rosenbach Contemporary, Selected works, Jerusalem. 2016

Herziliya Performance Arts Center and Air Force Museum, solo exhibition. 2015

The Clemente, Cutlog curated Art Connections, New York. 2013

Beit Yehdit Gallery, Jerusalem Cultural Center. 2012

HaMaabada/The Lab, Jerusalem. 2010

Beit Yehudit, The International Cultural Community Center, Jerusalem. 2009 

Ziq Gallery, Yellow Submarine. Jerusalem. 2009, 2008

Marrache Fine Arts Gallery. Jerusalem. 2009 

Hadassah Gallery, The Mercaz Hamagshimim, Jerusalem. 2008 

Bank Leumi, Group show. Tel Aviv 2006

Ann Loeb Bronfman Gallery, Haggadah. Washington, D.C. 2006 

Henry Crown Gallery, Jerusalem Theatre. Jerusalem 2006 

The Jewish Museum, Raymond Burton House. Passover Exhibition. London 2006 

Jerusalem Artists House, New Member Show. Artists' Association of Israel. Jerusalem 2005

McMaster Museum of Art, Light To the Nations. Togo Salmon Gallery,              

McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario. 2005

Hebrew Union College, Passover Haggadah exhibition. New York. 2004

5+5 Gallery, Haggadah., curated Raphael Fodde, Brooklyn, N.Y.  2004

South Delta Public Library, Group Exhibition. Delta, British Columbia 2001

Artsforum Gallery, Summer Show. New York, N.Y. 2001

Barnes and Nobles CafĂ© Gallery, Solo Exhibition. New York, N.Y. 1997

Westbeth Art Gallery, Alumni Show. New York, N.Y. 1996

Boulder Museum of Fine Art, My Very Best Annual. Boulder C.O. 1995, 1996

Penny lane Gallery, Solo Exhibition. Boulder C.O. 1994, 1995, 1996

Dairy Arts Center, Sculpture Garden and Painting Gallery., Boulder C.O. 1995

Collections

Private Collections; Yale University, Connecticut; Stanford University, California; Rochester Institute of Technology, New York; Hebrew Union College, New York; Library of Congress, Washington D.C