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Sharon Balaban

Video artist, Head of Video and New Media studies a the The Screen Based Arts Department at The Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem. MFA graduate at Hunter college NYC. She received The Gesher Foundation award (2008), The Creative Encouragement Award of the Israel Ministry of Culture & Sport (2008), The Young Artist Award of the Israel Ministry of Culture & Sport (2004) The America – Israel  Cultural Foundation (AICF) Scholarship Award for Artistic Achievement (1998-2002). Balaban has participated in exhibitions both in Israel and abroad, amongst them solo exhibitions at The Herzliya Museum of Art, The Haifa Museum if Art, Appendix Gallery, Warsaw, Tavi Art gallery Tel Aviv, NordArt, Germany, and group exhibitions in Artists space, NYC, Queens Museum, NYC, Video Zone, Herzliya Museum, Art Chicago,Gothic Halls of Bruges, Belgium, ME Contemporary, Copenhagen, Berlin Art preview, Warsaw Arts Academy ,Mediation Biannale, Poznan, Mane Katz Museum, Haifa, Propaganda Gallery, Warsaw, Meat Factroy, Prague, Centre for contemporary art, Torun, Zaz 10ts, Times Square NYC.