Alima
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The estate of Alima is represented exclusively by Gordon Gallery.

Born in Nesher, 1932
Lived and worked in Tel Aviv
Died in Tel Aviv, 2013

1953-1957 Studied at the Avni Institute, Tel Aviv
1976-1978 Founder and Director, Tel Aviv Artist's Association Print Workshop
1979-1981 Taught drawing and lithography at the Visual Arts Center, Be'er Sheva
Taught painting and screen printing at the Kalisher School of Art, Tel Aviv
1981-1996 Head of Graphic's Workshop, Art Teacher's College, Ramat Hasharon
Head of Art Department, Thelma Yellin High School of the Arts, Givatayim

Selected Solo Exhibitions

1960 Rina Gallery, Jerusalem, (cat.)
Katz Art Gallery, Tel Aviv
1965 New Vision Center Gallery, London, (cat.)
1967 Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv
1969 The Artist's House, Jerusalem
Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv
1971 Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv
1972 Helena Rubinstein Pavilion, Tel Aviv Museum, curator: Haim Gamzu, (cat.)
Betha Urdang Gallery, New York
1975 Julie M. Gallery, Tel Aviv
1977 Sara Levi Gallery, Tel Aviv
1980 Sara Levi Gallery, Tel Aviv
1981 Sara Levi Gallery, Tel Aviv
1982 The Visual Arts Center, Be'er Sheva
1984 Kibbutz Kabri Gallery
1987 Kibbutz Na'an Gallery
Kibbutz Be'eri Gallery
1988 Memorial Center Gallery, Kiryat Ono
1990 Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan, curator: Miriam Tuvia Boneh, (cat.)
1995 Sara Levi Gallery
2002 Hotel Sadona Gallery, Rangoon, Burma, curator: Efrat Marx Avrahami, (cat.)
2005 Kibbutz Lohemei Hagetot Gallery, curators: Tova Havardi and Michal Hurwitz
Hamidrasha Gallery, Tel Aviv, curator: Doron Rabina
2006 Avraham Baron Art Gallery, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be'er Sheva, curator: Haim Maor, (cat.)
2008 "Between Frame and Window," Tel Aviv Museum of Art, curator: Yaniv Shapira, (cat.)

Selected Group Exhibitions

1959    "Young Artists," The Painters and Sculptors Association, Tel Aviv
   Biennale of Young Artists, Musuem of Modern Art, Paric, curator: Eugen Kolb, (cat.)
1960  "Modern Art in Israel 1960," The Oainters and Sculptors Association, Tel Aviv
 "Twenty Israeli Artists," Museum of Modern Art, Sao Paolo, curator: Liseta Levy
1962  "Israeli Art," St. John's Wood Center, London
1964  "Small Sculptures and Drawings," Manchester Institute of Contemporary Art, 
 Manchester, (cat.)
1965  "International Alphabet of Modern Art," New Vision Center, London
 "The Visual Art," Harlow Art Festival, Essex, England, (cat.)
1966  "The Smallest Works of the 10+ Artists," Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv
 "Art in Israel," Tal Aviv Museum and the Painters and Sculptors Association, Tel Aviv, 
 (cat.)
1966-1970  "The Autumn Exhibition," Tel Aviv Museum
1967  "Jerusalem by Israeli Artists," The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, (cat.)
 "10+ in Red," Katz Gallery, Tel Aviv
1968  "Art in Israel," Tel Aviv Museum and the Painters and Sculptors Association, Tel Aviv, 
 (cat.)
1969  "Leap of Faith: Israeli Art 1969," State University of New York Gallery, Albany, New York,  curator: Bertha Urdang, (cat.)
 "Stop! Green!" Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv and the Painters and Sculptors Association, 
 Jerusalem
 "10+ in Round," Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv
 "100 Prints," The Painters and Sculptors Association, Jerusalem
"New Acquisitions," The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, curator: Elisheva Cohen
1970 "10+, 10th Exhibition," Dugit Gallery, Tel Aviv
"Israeli Artists," Painters and Sculptors Association, Jerusalem
"New Acquisitions," The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, curator: Elisheva Cohen
1971  "Looking Up," University of Rochester, New York, curator: Bertha Urdang, (cat.)
1972  "In a Straight Line," The Painters and Sculptors Association, Tel Aviv
1972-1974 "The International Exhibition of Original Drawings," Museum of Modern Art, Rijeka,   Yugoslavia (cat.)
1973 "New Acquisitions," The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, curator: Meira Perry-Lehman
"Six Israeli Print Artists," traveling exhibition on South America, curator: Amnon Barzel, 
(cat.)
"Graphic Art in Israel Today," Tel Aviv Museum of Art, curator: Haim Gamzu, (cat.)
1975 "Artists of Israel," Flegias Gallery, Rome, curator: Marco Mancini, (cat.)
1976 "Intergrafik: Prints," Fantique Gallery, Copenhagen
"From the Geometric to the Hard Edge," The Painters and Sculptors Association, Tel Aviv
"From the Museums' Israeli Colection," Haifa Museum of Art
1978 "Graphic Works by 30 Israeli Artists," The Tel Aviv University Gallery, curator: 
Mordechai Omer
"Abstract Works from Israel," Hedenaagse Kunst Museum, Utrecht, Holland, curator
Meira Perry-Lehman, (cat.)
"Works from 10+ Exhibitions," Julie M. Gallery, Tel Aviv
1979 "Graphic Works from the Mediterranean," Volkschochschule, Leverkusen, Germany,
curator: Ernst Kuchler, (cat.)
"Color," The Israel Museum, Jerusaelm, curator: Yocheved Weinfeld
1980 "Jerusalem and the Israeli Printmakers," Tower of David Museum, Jerusalem, 
curator: Mordechai Omer, (cat.)
1981 "Trends in Israeli Art, 1970-1980," International Art Fair, Basel, curator: Micahel Levin
"Israeli Prints from the Burston Graphic Center," The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 
curator: Meira Perry-Lehmann, (cat.)
1982 "Arteder '82: Musestra Internacional de Obra Grafica," Bilbao, Spain, (cat.)
1983 "Israeli Artists in print: The Israel Museum Presents from the Burston Graphic Center,"
Barbican Center, London, curator: Nehama Hillman, (cat.)
International Art Biennale, Valparaiso, Chile, (cat.)
"Contemporary Graphic Art," Janco Dada Museum, Ein Hod
1985 "Life and Art in Israel," Anakapalle Art Academy, Anakapalle, India, curator: 
Nehama Hillman
"Enrichment-Variety-Value," Haifa Museum of Art
1986 "Landscape and Nature: Contemporary Israeli Prints from the Burston Graphic Center," Queensland Museum, Brisbane, Australia, curator: Meira Perry-Lehmann
1989 "The Israel Museum and Burston Graphic Center Present: Israeli Prints," Flax Gallery, 
New York, (cat.)
1990 "Print Today," The Painters and Sculptors Association, Tel Aviv, curator: Deganit Berest, 
(cat.)
"Intergrafic 90," International Print Biennial, Berlin, (cat.)
1994 "The Printer's Imprint: Twenty Years of the Jerusalem Print Workshop," The Israel
Museum, Jerusalem, curator: Meira Perry-Lehmann and Arik Kilemnik, (cat.) 
1996 "Blue and White," Bineth Gallery, Tel Aviv, curator: Talia Rapaport, (cat.)
1998 "Women Artists in Israeli Art 1948-1998," Haifa Museum of Art, 
curator: Ilana Teicher, (cat.)
2002 "Chana Orloff's Private Collection: The School of Paris and Eretz-Israel Artists," 
Mane Katz Museum, Haifa, curator: Hannah Koppler, (cat.)
2004 "New Prints," Jerusalem Print Workshop
2006 "Three Etching Exhibitions," The Negev Museum of Art, Be'er Sheva, curators: 
Noga Rabad and Arik Kilemnik, (cat.)
2008 "1972 - Three Generations," The Kupferman Collection House, Kibbutz Lohamei 
Hagetaot, curator: Yona Fischer
"DIY*, The Michael Adler Collection and Israeli Post-Minimalism in the Seventies 
and in Contemporary Art," Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, curator: 
Adi Englman, (cat.)
"The 10+ Group: Myth and Reality," tel Aviv Museum of Art, curator: Benno Kalev, 
(cat.)
"The Birth of Now: Art in the 1960s," Ashdod Museum - Monart Center, curators: 
Yona Fischer and Tamar Manor Friedman, (cat.)

Prizes and Awards

1960 Award for Graphic Work, Haifa Museum of Art
1978 The Helena Rubenstein Foundation Scholarship, awarded by the America-Israel 
Cultural Foundation
1987 Eugen Kolb Prize for Israeli Graphic Art
2007 Encouragement Prize, Israeli Ministry of Science, Culture and Sport, Culture and 
Arts Administration
The Israel Lottery Council for the Arts Grant in Support of a Retrospective Exhibition
2008 The Painter Nata Dushintsky-Kaplan Fund Prize, Tel Aviv Museum of Art




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