Guy Ben-Ner

Guy Ben-Ner (Israel, 1969)
Education
1994-97

Hamidrasha, B.E.D art teachers school, Kalmania, Israel
2001-03

Columbia University, MFA, New York
Awards
2008

Sandberg Prize, Israel Museum
2007

DAAD, Berlin (for 2006)- Residency

KunstFilm Biennale, Koeln 2007
2005

Principal prize, the 51st International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen
2003

the Rema Hort Mann Foundation Art Grant, New York
2002

The Caroline Newhouse Sculpture Fellowship, New York
2001

The Givon- Tel Aviv Museum prize, Israel
1994

The Kiepfer-Wolf prize for a young artist, Israel
Exhibitions
Selected group shows
2014

Manifesta 10, the state Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg

Family matters, CCCS, Florence

Room Service, saatliche kunsthalle Baden-Baden

Arena, CCA, Znaki Czasu, Torun
2013

Image Employment, MoMA PS1, New York

Besser Scheiten, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg

Homebodies, Museum of contemporary art Chicago

Le Pont, MAC Musees d’art Contemporain, Marseolle
Porosites, Centre d’Art le LAIT, Albi

The Readymade Centennial, Haifa museum of art

WYSIWYG: What you see is what you get, Tel Aviv Museum of Art

The Kids are all right, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC

The Ghost of Architecture: Recent and promised Gifts, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle

Aquatopia, Notingham Contemporary, Uk
2012

Künstlerkinder von Runge bis Richter, von Dix bis Picasso – Kunsthalle in Emden, Emden

Phänomen Wohlstand – Motorenhalle – riesa efau. Kultur Forum Dresden, Dresden

Project 35 – Kunsthaus CentrePasquArt – Centre d’Art, Biel/Bienne

The Weight of Lives I’m Not Living – Artspeak, Vancouver, BC

beyond time- international video art today, kulturhuset, Stockholm

Da zero a cento, le nuove età della vita – Triennale Bovisa, Milan

Here In Your Space, grand central art center, Santa Ana

Family talk, Futura, Prague

Idea is the object, D’amelio gallery, NY

stage Presence- theatricality in art & Media, SFMoMA, SF
2011

Blowing on a Hairy Shoulder / Grief Hunters, curated by Doron Rabina, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pensylavania

Life : A User’s Manual, curated by aya Miron, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

Possession, curated by Gentili Apri, TAF, The Art Foundation, Athens, Greece

Museum Night, Musée cantonal des Beaux – Arts, Louisanne, Switzerland

Project 35, Pratt Manhattan gallery, New York

Family Matters, Cade Fine Art Center Gallery, party of Anne Arundel Community College, Maryland

Common Love, Aesthetics of Becoming: Columbia university MFA Alumni , NY

Seventh Dream of Teenage Heaven, Bureau For Open Culture, North Adams, MA
2010

Bilder in Bewegung, Museum Ludwig, Koeln, Germany

Kunstfilmbiennale Koeln, KW, Berlin

Adaptation, Philbrook museum, Tulsa, Ok

Project 35 international video, NOMA, New Orleans

videozone, CCA, Tel Aviv

1st Ural Industrial biennial, Yekaterinburg, Russia

Res Publica, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow

Real Life, Oakville, ON, Canada

Morality act 3, Witte de Witte, Rotterdam

Remote vision, Arts Santa Monica, Barcelona

Fair Use, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago, IL
2008

Liverpool Biennial, Tate Liverpool

Shanghai Biennial, China

Joy of everyday life, Tower Mito, Japan

Laughing in a foreign language, The Hayward gallery, London

all inclusive, Frankfurter Schirn, Germany

Adaptation, The Smart Museum, Chicago

The puppet show, ICA, Philadelphia

worlds on video, CCCS, Florence, Italy

Drei Farben-rot, Rohkunstbau, Berlin

Scenes de sud, Musee d’art Contemporain, Nimes, France

L’impresa dell’arte, Pan, Naples, Italy
2007

Skulptur Projekte Munster 07, Munster, Germany

History will repeat itselF, HMKV, Dortmund and KW, Berlin

Bird watching, Foreman art gallery, bishops university, Quebec
2006

Video Venice, Adelaide art festival, Australia

Homesick, Akureyri Art Museum, Iceland

Holyland: Diaspora and the Desert, Heared Museum, Phoenix.

Dream and Trauma, Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt, Berlin, Germany

radical closeure – 52nd international short film festival, Oberhausen, Germany

Guy Ben-Ner, Misaki Kawai, Take floor, Tokyo
2005

Greater NY, P.S.1, NY

who is the protagonist, Guild & Greyshkul, NY

Brooklyn, Futura, Prague
2004

Moby Dick At MoMA QNS Lobby Projections, NY

video X, momenta, Brooklyn, New York

video lounge – Vox Populi, Philadelphia

Becoming father- becoming infant, The Bronx museum, NY

storytelling, George Eastman house, Rochester.

Realismusstudio- tainment, NGBK, Berlin

Art Focus, Jerusalem

wild boy, premiers, MoMA

Video Zone 2, Israel
2003

Brewster 2003, Site-specific art event, Brewster, Yor
2002:

Enough about me, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, New York
2001

Video one, Hifa museum, Hifa, Israel

New Israel video art, Tel Aviv cinema-tech, Israel

Hifa cinema-tech, Israel

Men at home, Kalisher gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

The 33rd year- Artists against the occupation, Beit h’aam, Tel Aviv & Um el Phahem

House hold, the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
2000

Video marathon, Art In General, New York

Israeli video art, the Tel Aviv cinema-tech, Israel

ZimZum, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Germany
1999

Israeli Video art, the Tel Aviv cinema-tech, Tel Aviv, Israel

Berkeley’s island, Hagada hasmalit, Tel Aviv, Israel
1998

L’art dans le mond, passage de Retz, Paris, France

Double ravage, Centre Re’gional d’art contemporian, Se’te, France

Good kids-bad kids, the Israel museum, Jerusalem, Israel
Solo Shows
2014

Soundtrack, Postmasters, NY

Guy Ben Ner/ at home, Anderson gallery, Richmond, USA
2013

Soundtrack, pinksummer Gallery, Genoa

Sommer gallery’ Tel Aviv

aspect Ration Gallery, Chicago
2012

Guy Ben-Ner – Konrad Fischer Galerie – Berlin, Berlin

Guy Ben-Ner- Stealing beauty- Media/Retail space- MOCCA, Canada

Guy Ben Ner, The IBB Videolounge, Berlinishe Gallery, Berlin
2011

Name Dropping, Gimpel Fils Gallery, London, UK

Spies, Site Gallery, Sheffield, UK
2010

Flying lessons, Konrad Fischer gallery, Duesseldorf

Second Nature, Postmasters gallery, NY
2009

Thursday the 12th, MasMOCA, USA

Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico city

Second nature, Konrad Fischer Gallery, Berlin

Second nature, pinksummer Gallery , Genoa, Italy
2008

Real Life, Ron Mueck/Guy Ben Ner, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

Stealing Beauty, NYA Kalmar Kunstmuseum, Sweden

Stealing Beauty, Postmasters gallery, NY

Wild Boy, Objectif, Antwerp, Belgium

Instructions included, Zacheta- National Gallery of Art in Warsaw
2007

Musee D’art Contemporain de Montreal, Montreal, Canada

Stealing beauty, Gimple Fils gallery, London

Stealing Beauty, DAAD Gallery, Berlin

Kunsthalle Wien, ursula blickle videolounge, Wien, Austria
2006

Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris, France

Treehouse kit, Postmasters gallery, NY

Wild Boy, Konrad Fischer gallery, Dusseldorf, Germany

Guy Ben-Ner: Selected works 1999-2004, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne,Australia

Self portrait as a family man, CAC, Tel Aviv, Israel
2005

The Israeli Pavilion, The Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy

Wild boy, Postmasters, NY

Honey, I shrunk the kids”, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
2003

Elia- a story of an Ostrich chick, the Hertzeliya Museum, Israel

Moby Dick, Postmasters gallery, New York
2001

The trilogy, A screening at the Hertzeliya Museum of Art
1998

20% more for free, Julie M gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
1995

Wet me, The Hertzeliya Museum, Hertzeliya, Israel
Selected Screenings
2008

Cinema Arsenal, Berlin

impact event, Impact, Utrecht , Holland
2007

Portrait, 53rd international short film festival, Oberhausen, Germany

KunstFilm Biennale, Koeln
2005

Wild Boy, International short film festival Detmonld, Germany

Wild Boy, the 51st International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen, Germany