Gil Yefman

Gil Yefman

Maniac, 2014

Biography


Yefman graduated from Bezalel Academy for Art and Design, Jerusalem in 2003, and received a two year fellowship at the Alma program for Jewish culture studies.


He is the Rappaport Prize laureate for young Israeli artist, 2017, and awarded "The Young Artist Prize” given by the Israeli Ministry of Culture and Science, 2010. Residencies programs include The Aomori Contemporary Art Center, Japan 2015, IDA Schir Residency, Hannover 2014, Fountainhead Residency, Miami 2014, Artist residency, granted by the NRW Kunstiftung and The Bronner Family, Düsseldorf 2011-12.


His works are present in several private and public collections, among which: The Jewish Museum, NYC, The Rubell Family Collection, Miami, Tel Aviv Museum of art, Herzliya Museum of art, Shoken Family Collection, Tel Aviv, The Bronner Family Collection, Düsseldorf, and private collections.

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Apr 04, 2016

Hyperallergic Gil Yefman Art that Slows Down How We Assess Gender

Oct 09, 2013

The Japan Times Gil Yefman Complex Issues Knitted into the Fabric of Art

Feb 21, 2017

New York Jewish Week Gil Yefman A Transgender Yarn

Exhibitions

Apr 12 – May 12, 2018 Group Show Violated!

May 10 – Jun 14, 2014 Gil Yefman To Me You Are Beautiful (Bay Mir Bistu Sheyn)

Gil Yefman

TumTum, 2013

Gil Yefman

TumTum, 2013

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August: Hilde Lisiewitz, 2014

from the series Time Table

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January: Herta Bothe, 2014

from the series Time Table

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June: Anna Hempel, 2014

from the series Time Table

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Crib

knitting

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Sex Slave, 2008

Gil Yefman

Sex Slave, 2008

installation view

Sex Slave, 2008

installation view

Baby Blanket, 2011

installation view

Ladder of Bones, 2012

installation view

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Gil Yefman

Sex Slave, 2008

installation view

Sex Slave, 2008

installation view

Baby Blanket, 2011

installation view

Ladder of Bones, 2012

installation view

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