YASMIN GUR

EXHIBITIONS

  • 2015 Repsychling An Inclusive Word Project, Macy Gallery,Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • 2014 Urban Passages, Chashama Window Solo Show, 300 W.30th Street, Manhattan, NY
  • Crossings, Governors Island Group Show, Floodtide Arts, Brooklyn, NY
  • Transformation, Governors Island Group Show, Sculptors Guild, NY
  • 2013 Curate NYC, online juried show curated by Hitomi Iwasaki, Queens Museum, NY
  • Construct, Solo Show, Sculptor’s Guild Gallery, DUMBO, NY
  • Rising Tide, Sculptors Guild, Governors Island, NY
  • 2012 Go Brooklyn, Open Studio Project, Sponsored by the Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn NY
  • 2012 The Annual Sculptors Guild Members Group Exhibition 2012”, Sculptors Guild Gallery, Brooklyn NY
  • 2011 “Wide Open 2” curated by Nat Trotman, Guggenheim Curator, BWAC, Brooklyn NY
  • 2010 “Urban Art Project: Inaugural Williamsburg Waterfront Sculpture Exhibition East River State Brooklyn, NY
  • “Hello Brooklyn”, TRA Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  • “Never Think Small-Redux! ”, Climate Gallery, Long Island City, NY
  • “Nature Rules: 28th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition”, Governors Island, NY
  • 2009 “Abundance: 27th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition”, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn, NY
  • “Art in Changing Perspectives”, BWAC, Brooklyn, NY
  • “Color of Hope”, BWAC, Brooklyn, NY
  • “Words of Color”, BWAC, Brooklyn, NY
  • “We Are Brooklyn”, Clinton Hill Art Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2005 “Project Diversity”, Clinton Hill Art Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2004 “Movement”, Metal Dimensions Studio Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2003 “Anatomy of Tension: New Work by Yasmin Gur” (Solo Show), Rosefsky Art Gallery, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY
  • 2002 “Lysis: Profound Loss, Identity and Healing”, Pamela Auchincloss Project Space, New York, NY
  • 2000 “Summer Exhibition”, Washington Sculptors Group, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ
  • “College Arts Association Regional” MFA Exhibition, New York, NY
  • “Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Art”, I.S.C., Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ
  • 1998 “Nine Woman Artists”, Old Bezalel Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel
  • 1997 “Contemporary Art from Israel”, David Zapt Gallery, San Diego, CA, Embassy of Israel, Washington D.C.
  • Refusalon, San Francisco, CA, University Science Center, Philadelphia, PA
  • 1995 “International Woman’s Day”, Alice Tully Hall/Lincoln Center,New York, NY
  • “Small Sculptures”, Chelouche Art Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
  • “Art Focus Project”, Burgrashov Gallery, Tel-Aviv,
  • “BFA Thesis Show”, Bezalel Academy of Art, Jerusalem, Israel

PUBLIC SCULPTURE COMMISIONS

  • 2005 Roberson Museum of Art and Science, Binghamton, NY Outdoor Sculpture Commission
  • 2001 Commission for Reading Garden Environmental Sculptures, PS 166, New York, NY

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

  • 2012 “Selected Works” Mahtab Aslani, Crossroads Gallery, Brooklyn NY
  • 2011 “Printmaking Explorations” Workshop and Group Show, Brooklyn NY
  • 2009 “Crossroads Gallery 4th Anniversary Show”, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2008 “Ordinary Objects”, Clinton Hill Art Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2006 “Local Artists Viewing the Park”, Crossroads Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

  • 2015 Art Sprinter Award and Show, Tribeca, NY
  • 2013 Sculptors Guild Vice President, Brooklyn NY
  • 2012 Sculptors Guild Membership, Brooklyn NY
  • Sculptor in Residence, Chashama, Brooklyn Army Terminal, Brooklyn NY
  • 2003 Artist in Residence, Roberson Museum of Art and Science, Binghamton, NY
  • 2002 Sculptor in Residence, Mosaic Colony Inc, New York, NY
  • 2000 International Sculpture Center Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Art Award
  • Teaching Assistantship Award, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY
  • 1999 Brooklyn College Foundation Scholarship, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY
  • 1998 Teaching Award, Ministry of Education, Jerusalem, Israel
  • 1997 Vermont Studio Center Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT 1994
  • America-Israel Cultural Foundation Scholarship

EDUCATION

  • 1988 B.F.A. Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel
  • 1991 Artist’s Internship with Zadok Ben-David Studio, London, U.K.
  • 2001 M.F.A. Brooklyn College, CUNY NY
  • 2001 Internship with Sculptor Ursula Von Rydingsvard 2001

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • 2014 Adjunct Professor, Sculpture, CUNY City College, New York City
  • Visiting Artist, 3D Design, Middlesex Community College, Middlesex, NJ
  • Sculpture instructor. The Sculpture Alliance.
  • 2009 Sculptor in Residence, Sculptor in Residence, Technological College, Be’er Sheva Israel
  • 2003-4 Art Teacher, Rabbi Harry Halperin Day School, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2003 Artist in Residence, Roberson Museum of Art and Science, Binghamton, NY
  • 2002 Sculptor in Residence, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY
  • Sculpture Instructor, Brooklyn College Continuing Education
  • 1999-01 Art Instructor, Project Reach Youth, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2001 Art Instructor, South Shore Adult Education, Brooklyn, NY
  • 1998-99 Art Teacher, Ohel Shem High School, Tel-Aviv, Israel
  • 1997-98 Sculpture Instructor, Avni Institute, Tel-Aviv, Israel
  • 1997 Program Director and Instructor, New School of Design of Naamath, Tel-Aviv, Israel
  • 1995-97 Sculpture Instructor, Avni Institute, Tel-Aviv, IsraelFine Art Teacher, Ramot High School, Bat-Yam, Israel