Tal Gafny | Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem

Tal Gafny

Tal Gafny (b. 1984, Jerusalem, Israel) is an Israeli artist living and working in Tel-Aviv, Israel. She graduated from the Fine Arts Department at Bezalel in 2010. She received her MFA from the department of Sculpture and Extended Media, at Virginia Commonwealth University in 2014. In 2019 she won the Young Artist Award of the Israeli ministry of culture. Other grants and awards include: the Yehoshua Rabinovich Fund exhibition grant, Mif’al HaPais exhibition grant, Ministry of Culture Artist-Teacher award, Yaacov Bar-Gera award and the Keshet award nomination. Gafny has been in residency at The Watermill Center NY, GuestHaus Residency LA, The Scottish Sculpture Workshops UK and others. She is currently a resident at The Artists Residence Herzliya, Israel. 

Downfall, 2019, installation, mixed media