Resume | Zvi Lachman

Born in Tel-Aviv, 1950
 

1969-76
Studied sculpture with Ashkenazi, Sternschuss and Danziger.
1972  B.Sc. Degree in civil engineering at the Israeli Technion,Haifa.
1973-76
Degree completion in Architecture at the Israeli Technion,Haifa.
1973-77
Worked as an Architect in the I.D.F. Navy Construction dep.
1978-80

Further studies in sculpture with Chaim Gross, New York.
Studied painting in the Master Program at Parsons School of Design, New-York. Instructors: Paul Resika, Leiland Bell.

1980

M.F.A Degree at Parsons School of Design, New-York.

1980-82

Studied sculpture at the New York Studio School.

1985-89

Taught at the Avni Art institute, Tel-Aviv.

Since 1987

Teaches painting & sculpture at the Tel-Aviv Museum of art.

1992-96

Taught painting & sculpture at the "Midrasha", Beit Berl College.

1999-2003

Taught at the Bezalel Academy of Art, Jerusalem.

2002

Fellowship at the Albers Foundation, New Haven

2008


2011 

Taught a sculpture and drawing marathon, as a visiting artist
At the New York Studio School, NY.
Guest teacher at the International Art School, Montecastello, Italy.
 

SOLO SHOWS AND SELECTED SCULPTURE INSTALLATIONS
 

1977 Paintings and Drawings, Sof Hashdera, Tel-Aviv.
1990
"Figure", Sculpture, Herzlia Museum (catalogue).
Works on Paper, Gordon Gallery, Tel-Aviv.
1993 "Head", Sculptures and works on paper,Gordon Gallery (catalogue).
1994 Painting and drawing, Gordon Gallery.
1997

Pastels, Gordon Gallery (catalogue).
"Poets portraits", Poetry Festival, Metula.

1999

Gilgamesh (Bibliophilic book: Edition of 64 books, each includes
17etchings signed and numbered by the artist), Sout'bies, Tel-Aviv.
Gilgamesh, Artspace Gallery, Jerusalem.
Ransom of the Father Sculptures and works on paper, Museum
of Israeli Art, Ramat-Gan (catalogue).

1999

Sculpture installation of "Akedah" (The Binding of Isaac), Meir Hospital, Kefar-Saba.

2002 Recent Works from the Studio, 473 Broadway St., New York.
Canvasses Against Black , Golkonda Gallery, Tel-Aviv.
2003-04 Angussim, The open Museum, Industrial Park, Omer (catalogue).
2005 Deathfugue (Bibliophilic book: Edition of 18 books, each includes
10 etchings signed and numbered by the artist), The print-shop, Jerusalem.
2006 Sculpture installation of "Hanna", Sheba hospital, Tel- Hashomer.
Sculpture installation of three Head sculptures,
Sculpture Garden, Herzelia College.
2007 Amida (sculpture), Golkonda gallery, 117 Herzel st, Tel-Aviv.
Poets' Portraits. Beit Reuven Museum, Tel-Aviv.
Yeshiva University Gallery, New York.
2008 Sculpture installation of "Asia", sculpture outside Straus Building,
The Industrial Center, Petakh-Tikva.
Thy Face: Poets' Portraits, Wilfred Museum, Hazorea.
Poets' Portraits. Meisel Museum, Denver, Colorado.
Poets’ Portraits The Rubin Frankel Gallery, Boston University.
2009
2011 
Self and Portrait Alon Segev Gallery.
Standing Man, Sitting Woman. Alon Segev Gallery. 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
 
1985
Five Young Artists, New York Studio School.
Aluminum, New York Studio School.
1990
Aluminum, Parsons, New York.
"Artists from Herzlia", Works on Paper, Merl, Germany.   
1991
Homage to Rembrandt, Artists' House, Tel-Aviv (catalogue).
1993 Sculpture, The Little Forest, Ra‘ananna (catalogue).
1994

Ten Years of Israeli Sculpture, The Open Museum, Tefen, Kfar Havradim (catalogue).

1995

Autumn Salon, The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat-Gan.
Sculpture Installation, Israel Festival, Jerusalem.
Sculpture, The Little Forest, Ra’ananna (catalogue).
Poets’ Portraits, Fischer Gallery, Mishkenot Sha’ananim, Jerusalem.

1996

Hester Panim ("Face Hiding"), drawing and painting,
Petach-Tikva Museum (catalogue).
Akedat Yitzchak, Sculpture, Meny H Gallery, Tel-Aviv.
In Memory of Yitzchak Rabin. Eretz Israel Museum, Tel-Aviv.
To Be or Not, Installation, Jerusalem Theatre (catalogue).

1997
Eye Level, Artists’ House, Jerusalem.
Mini-arture Works, Florence, Italy (catalogue).
Portraits, Bat-Yam Museum.
1998
Where Did We Come From and Where Are We Heading,
Petach-Tikva Museum (catalogue).
Israeli Artists for Peace, Givatayim Theatre, Givatayim.
Milk, Honey and Ink: Works on Paper of Israeli Artists, Yale, New Haven.
Israeli Sculpture 1948-1998: Milestones,The Open Museum,
Tefen (catalogue).
2000
Local dialogue: Sculpture, Herzlia Museum of Art.
Light and Shade: Drawing and Painting of Israeli Artists in Moskva, Russia (catalogue).
2001
The Moment After or The Moment Before, Art Gallery, Um El Fachem.
Balance: Sculpture, Tel-Aviv Courtyard, Tel-Aviv (catalogue).
2002

New works from Israel, Gilgallery, Los Angeles.
Europ’Art: Nouveau Salon d’Art Contemporain,
Place de la Porte d’Auteuil, Paris.
Portraits from antiquity to the present, Tel-Aviv Museum.
Homage to an old master, Givataim Theatre.
Artists Against the Conquest, Ashdot-Yaakov Museum.
Negohot: Homage to Uri Zvi Grinberg, Museum of Jewish Art, Ramat-Gan.

2003
Wandering Library, Venice Biennale.
2004
Drawing. Old & New, The Municipal Art Gallery, Bait "Yad Labanim", Raanana.
2005 Traces II – Israeli Biennale for drawing, The Jerusalem artists' house, Jerusalem (catalogue).
Recent works, Golkonda Gallery, Tel Aviv.
The continuous mark: 40 Years of the New York Studio School, New York.
2006 Wounds and Bandages, Art Gallery, Um El Fachem (catalogue).
2007 Sculpture Garden named after Yoav Dagon, Ramat Hasharon (catalogue).
Global View: Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Tel-Aviv (catalogue).
2008

Self-Portraits, The Municipal Gallery, Givataim.
Sculpture Garden, The Hebrew House, Riverdale, NY.
Second Croatian Biennial of Illustrations, The Klovićevi dvori gallery, Zagreb.

2009



2010 

Soul Searching, HiTouch, a place for contemporary art, Herzelia.

 

MEDIA 

 

“One Eye Wide Open” – documentary film on his work by Aner Preminger, shown in international film festivals in Tel-Aviv, Milano and Portugal.

 

 

 

 

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