Guy Ben-Ner

Hamidrasha, B.E.D art teachers school, Kalmania, Israel


Columbia University, MFA, New York


Sandberg Prize, Israel Museum


DAAD, Berlin (for 2006)- Residency
KunstFilm Biennale, Koeln 2007


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


the Rema Hort Mann Foundation Art Grant, New York


The Caroline Newhouse Sculpture Fellowship, New York


The Givon- Tel Aviv Museum prize, Israel


The Kiepfer-Wolf prize for a young artist, Israel


Sadie Coles HQ, London


Escape Artists, Pinksummer, Genova, Italy


Escape Artists, Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel


Manifesta 10, the state Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
Family matters, CCCS, Florence
Room Service, saatliche kunsthalle Baden-Baden
Arena, CCA, Znaki Czasu, Torun


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


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


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


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


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


Skulptur Projekte Munster 07, Munster, Germany
History will repeat itselF, HMKV, Dortmund and KW, Berlin
Bird watching, Foreman art gallery, bishops university, Quebec


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


Greater NY, P.S.1, NY
who is the protagonist, Guild & Greyshkul, NY
Brooklyn, Futura, Prague


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

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


Enough about me, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, New York


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


Video marathon, Art In General, New York
Israeli video art, the Tel Aviv cinema-tech, Israel
ZimZum, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Germany


Israeli Video art, the Tel Aviv cinema-tech, Tel Aviv, Israel
Berkeley’s island, Hagada hasmalit, Tel Aviv, Israel


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 exhibition, Sadie Coles HQ, London


Escape Artists, Pinksummer, Genova, Italy


Escape Artists, Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel


Soundtrack, Postmasters, NY
Guy Ben Ner/ at home, Anderson gallery, Richmond, USA


Soundtrack, pinksummer Gallery, Genoa
Sommer gallery’ Tel Aviv
aspect Ration Gallery, Chicago


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


Name Dropping, Gimpel Fils Gallery, London, UK
Spies, Site Gallery, Sheffield, UK


Flying lessons, Konrad Fischer gallery, Duesseldorf
Second Nature, Postmasters gallery, NY


Thursday the 12th, MasMOCA, USA
Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico city
Second nature, Konrad Fischer Gallery, Berlin
Second nature, pinksummer Gallery , Genoa, Italy


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


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


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


The Israeli Pavilion, The Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy
Wild boy, Postmasters, NY
Honey, I shrunk the kids”, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio


Elia- a story of an Ostrich chick, the Hertzeliya Museum, Israel
Moby Dick, Postmasters gallery, New York


The trilogy, A screening at the Hertzeliya Museum of Art


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


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


Cinema Arsenal, Berlin
impact event, Impact, Utrecht , Holland


Portrait, 53rd international short film festival, Oberhausen, Germany
KunstFilm Biennale, Koeln


Wild Boy, International short film festival Detmonld, Germany
Wild Boy, the 51st International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen, Germany