Boris Shpeizman/ May 5, 2018/ Uncategorized

2012-2016                Lecturer, Veliko Tarnovo University, Bulgaria

2012                         Visiting Artist, Master Class, Art School, Sofia, Bulgaria

2005present Lecturer, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel
20032005 TA in Glass Blowing, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

 EDUCATION

 BFA, Bezalel Academy of Art, Israel

DMD, Medical Institute, Dental School, Leningrad, USSR

 WORK IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 Museum of American Glass at WheatonArts, Wheaton Village, NJ, USA

Liberty Museum of America, Philadelphia, USA

Museum of ImaJewnation, St.Louis, MO, USA

 AWARDS&HONORS

 2013     1st Place, Four Cups Of Wine For Freedom, Museum of ImaJewnation, St.Louis, MO, USA

2012     Award of Recognition, Minister of Education of Bulgaria

2011     3rd place, Mediterranean Design Awards, Disseny Hub Barcelona, Spain;

2006 The CGCA Fellowship Program, The Creative Glass Center of America, Wheaton Village, NJ, USA
2004 The Corning Museum of Glass, “New Glass Review (Neues Glass) No. 25”

2nd Juror’s Prize, “Thinking in Glass”, Juror: Beth Lipman, Concord Art Association, MA, USA

2002/ /2005         Full scholarships to Pilchuck Glass School summer course, (Pilchuck, WA, USA) bestowed by Bezalel Academy of Art and Design

 

PAST EXHIBITIONS

2017 ¨         “Inspired by Handel’s Water Music 300th anniversary”, Pyramid Gallery, York, UK, Juried Exhibition

¨         “20 Years of CGS Show”, Etienne Gallery, Holland, Juried Exhibition

2016 ¨         “Inspired by Handel’s Water Music 300th anniversary”, Pyramid Gallery, York, UK, Juried Exhibition

¨         “From Black to White and Back Again”, Glass Blowing Studio, London, UK, Juried Exhibition

¨         Pyramid Gallery, York, UK, Juried Exhibition

¨         American Design Club, NYC, Juried Exhibition

2015 ¨         Israel Glass Biennale, Invitational Exhibition, Eretz-Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel
2014 ¨         Bodytalk, Juried Exhibition of Glasmuseet, Ebeltoft, Denemark

¨         TIGA, Juried Exhibition, Taos, NM, USA

¨         Body Talk Invitational Exhibition of Glazenhuis, Lommel, Belgium

2013 ¨         Creative Glass Center Alumni Biennial, Juried Exhibition of WheatonArts ,Milville, NJ, USA

¨         Hot Glass! New Work from the Furnace, Juried Exhibition of CGS, London, UK

¨         Four Cups Of Wine For Freedom, Juried Exhibition of Museum of ImaJewnation, St.Louis, MO, USA

¨         New Glass: Ancient Skill, Contemporary Artform, Juried Exhibition of CGS, Blackwell,UK

2012 ¨         Two person Invitational Show, “Arosita” gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria

¨         International Glass Festival, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic

¨         “Glass Games: a desire, a dream, a vision”, CGS Juried Exhibition, London, UK

¨         “Sleepless Nights of Golden Fish”, Personal Exhibition, Periscope Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

2011 ¨         SOFA Chicago, with Litvak Gallery

¨         4th International Glass Festival, Luxembourg

¨         “Israel Glass”, group exhibition, Eretz Israel museum, Tel Aviv, Israel

¨         Glass Weekend, Wheaton Arts, NJ; with Litvak Gallery

¨         Mediterranean Design Awards, Disseny Hub Barcelona, Spain;

   2010 ¨         SOFA Palm Beach, with Litvak Gallery

¨         Gallery at Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA, USA

¨         Hunter Museum of Art in Chattanooga, TN, USA

2009 ¨         Group Show, Invitational, Litvak Gallery, Tel Aviv

¨         International Glass Prize de Strasbourg, European Studio Glass Association (ESGA), Strasbourg, France, Juried Exhibition

¨         Group Show, Energy Gallery in Toronto, Canada, Juried Exhibition

¨         “The Lingerie – Glass Fashion Show”, Corning Museum of Glass, NY, USA, Invitational;

¨         UAMO Festival, Group Show, Munich, Germany, Juried Exhibition;

¨         “09 Oh Cow!”, Crossing Art, Flushing, NY, USA, Juried Exhibition

2008 ¨         “Falling Love”, Solo Exhibition, Yaniv Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

¨         “Goyim”, Hedva Shemesh Gallery, Group Show, Jerusalem, Israel

¨         Homo Bellicus Vernissage, Berlin, Germany

¨         “Transformation 6:  Contemporary Works in Glass”, Group Show, Philadelphia Art Alliance, USA

2007 s  2007 Elizabeth R. Raphael Founder’s Prize;  Society for Contemporary Craft (SCC), Pittsburg, PA, USA; “Transformation 6:  Contemporary Works in Glass” Exhibition; Juried Exhibition

s  Group Show “Fragile Reality”, Museum of Eretz Israel, Tel Aviv, Israel

s  “Curator’s Choice”, Museum of American Glass at WheatonArts, NJ

s  Israel Museum of Art, Jerusalem; Group Show “Water”, Jerusalem, Israel

2006 s  “Wearing Glass”, National Glass Centre, Sunderland, UK; Juried Exhibition

s  Redux Contemporary Art Center, Charleston, SC; Juried Exhibition

s  SOFA 2006 NY,  ‘Bezalel Group’ by Marvin Lipofsky, Gaffer

s  Gallery of Fine Craft, Wheaton Village, NJ; Personal Invitation

s   “Handcrafted”, The Arts Centre, Rocky Mount City,  NC; Juried Exhibition

2005      “12×12”, Middle Tennessee State University Art Gallery, Juried Exhibition
2004 s  “Thinking in Glass”; Concord Art Association, MA; Juried Exhibition,

s  Solo Exhibition, Yaniv Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel