Daily Dose Pick: Artis


Offering a curatorial overview of the most compelling contemporary visual art from Israel, Artis provides an important bridge to a dynamic, developing art scene.

Supporting and promoting avant-garde Israeli visual artists worldwide, Artis features artist profiles, articles, news, and videos, as well as an exhibition and events calendar, newsletter, and art guide to Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, and beyond. From painting and sculpture to photography, video, and performance art, Artis is the primary platform for discovering the exciting realm of current Israeli visual art.

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Click through below for a gallery of images and videos.

Tamy Ben-Tor, Gewald (2007), video still. Courtesy Artis

Elad Lassry, Circles and Squares (A Tasteful Organic Melons Arrangement) 2, 2007, C-print. Courtesy Artis

Rona Yefman, Pippi Longstocking at Tanja (2008), video still. Courtesy Artis

Shirley Shor: Interview (February 2010). Courtesy Artis

Guy Ben Ner, Wild Boy (2004), video still. Courtesy Artis

Elinor Carucci, My Mother and I (2002), photograph. Courtesy Artis

Ohad Meromi: Interview (September 2010). Courtesy Artis

Nir Hod, David (2004), oil on canvas. Courtesy Artis

Yehudit Sasportas, cosmic rifts 12. Courtesy Artis

Naama Tsabar: Artis Commissioned Performance at X Initiative (June 2010). Courtesy Artis

Jan Tichy, Bats (2007), slide installation. Courtesy Artis

Keren Cytter, Vinyl (2009), graphite and pen on paper. Courtesy Artis

Yael Bartana: Interview (April 2009). Courtesy Artis