Zvi Goldstein

(b. 1947)

Born 1947, Transylvania, Romania

Lives and works in Jerusalem

Education

1966

Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

1969

Brera Academy, Department of Sculpture, Milan, Italy, Diploma in Fine Art

2003

Professorship  Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem (lectures since 1978)

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Zvi Goldstein: 1978, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel

2016

Zvi Goldstein. Distance and Differences, S.M.A.K., Gent

2015

Reconstructed Memories (Lariam B), Daniel Marzona, Berlin

2011

Haunted by Objects, Weltreisen Im Innern meines Kopfes, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen K20, Düsseldorf, Germany

2010

Haunted by Objects, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1998

To be there, Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Germany

To be there, Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld, Germany

1995

Mala Galerija, Moderna Galerija, Ljublijana, Slovenia

1995

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1994

Special Exhibit, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

Nathan Cummings Building for Twentieth Century Art, Israel

1993

The Art Gallery of York University, Toronto, Canada

1992

De Appel boys’ school, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Konrad Fischer Gallery, Dusseldorf, Germany

1990

D.A.A.D. Gallery, Berlin, Germany

1989

Kunstraum München, Munich, Germany

1987

International with Monument Gallery, New York, USA

1987

Center George Pompidou, Paris, France

1986

Museum Haus Esters, Krefeld, Germany

1983

The Tel-Aviv Museum, Tel-Aviv, Israel

1982

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1978

Lia Rumma Gallery, Rome, Italy

1976

Cultural Center of Belgrad, Former Yugoslavia

1975

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1974

Galerie Folker Skulima, Berlin, Germany

Schema Gallery, Florence, Italy

Cavellini Gallery, Berscia, Italy

Banco Gallery, Berscia, Italy

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015

Adventures of the Black Square, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK

2013

Zugaben, Freunde der Kunstmuseen Krefeld, Museen Haus Lange / Haus Esters Krefeld, Germany

2011

The Second Strike, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Herzliya, Israel

3rd Herzliya Biennial for Contemporary Art, Herzliya, Israel

2010

Haunted by Objects, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

2008

Translocalmotion, 7th Shanghai Biennial, Shanghai, China

2005

EindhovenIstanbul, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands

2002

Startkapital, K21, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany

2001

Wechselstrom’, Sammlung Hauser und Wirth in der Lokremise, St. Gallen, Switzerland

2000

The Oldest Possible Memory, Sammlung Hauser und Wirth in der Lokremise St. Gallen, Switzerland

1998

24th Biennial of San Paolo, San Paolo, Brazil

1997

Niemandsland, Museum Haus Esters & Haus Lange, Krefeld, Germany

1995

New Orient, Biennial of Istanbul, Turkey

1992

Schwer Punkt Skulptur, Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld, Germany

1990

The Ready Made Boomerang, The 8th Biennial of Sydney, Australia

Life –Size, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1988

Aperto 88, Venice Biennial, Italy

1987

Documenta VIII, Kassel, Germany

1982

Here and Now, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1980

Borders, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1978

Kulturhaus, Graz, Austria

1974

Contemporanea, Area Aperta, Rome, Italy

Selected Books and Catalogues

2014

Zvi Goldstein – The Limit of my Knowledge, Works 1969-2010, edited by Eva Meyer-Hermann, compiled by Johannes Schmidt, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, published by Distanz Verlag, Berlin, Germany

2012

Art of the 20th century, Cologne, Germany, Taschen

2010

Zvi Goldstein, ROOM 205, Verlag Walther König, Cologne, Germany

2004

Zvi Goldstein, On Paper, Verlag Walther König, Cologne, Germany

2002

Niemandsland Kunst. Flucht in die Wirklichkeit, Julian Heynen, Lindinger+Schmid, Berlin, Germany

2001

WechselStrom, Sammlung Hauser und Wirth, Oktagon Press

The Oldest Possible Memory, Sammlung Hauser und Wirth in der Lokremise St. Gallen, Oktagon

Press

2000

Ein Ort der denkt / A place that thinks, Haus Lange and Haus Esters by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Modern Architecture and Contemporary Art, Krefelder Kunstmuseen, Germany

1999

c/o Haus Lange — Haus Esters, 1984 / 1999, Krefelder Kunstmuseen, Germany

To Be There, Kunsthalle Nürnberg and Krefelder Kunstmuseen, Germany, Oktagon Press

1997

The 20th Century Art Book, London, UK, Phaidon Press Limited

1992

Schwer Punkt Skupltur, Krefeld Kunstmuseen, Krefeld, Germany

1990

Black Hole Constructions, DAAD Gallery, Berlin, Germany

The Ready Made Boomerang, 8th Sydney Biennial, Sydney, Australia

1989

The Glory of Abstraction, Kunstraum München, Munich, Germany

1988

Aperto 88, The Biennial of Venice, Venice, Italy

1987

Documenta VIII, Kassel, Germany

Tiers-Monde et Monde 3 — Modeles Anomaux, George Pompidou Center, Paris, France

1986

Die Sprache des Bauens, Museum Haus Esters, Krefeld, Germany

1983

Structure and Super — Structure, The Tel-Aviv Museum, Tel-Aviv, Israel

1982

Here and Now, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1975

L’arte Moderna (L’arte Concettuale), Nuova Edizione, Milan, Italy

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

Selected Magazines, Critiques, and Interviews

2008

Ory Dessau, To Be There, Studio Art Magazine, Tel-Aviv, Israel, Issue 174

2005

Julian Heynen, Art and Life, Studio Art Magazine, Tel-Aviv, Israel, Issue 159

1995

Sara Breitberg — Semel, Zvi Goldstein Speaks, Studio Art Magazine, Tel-Aviv, Israel, Issue 63

Yigal Zalmona, B-Bau Some observations on Vegetable Construct and Olive Model, Studio Art

Magazine, Tel-Aviv, Israel, Issue 63

Adam Berg, The Metaphor of the Exotic, Studio Art Magazine, Tel-Aviv, Israel, Issue 63

Neue Bildende Kunst, Berlin, Germany, edition 4/5

Sculpture and Philosophy of Modernism (a Reflection on the Reference to Technology in the Work of

Zvi Goldstein), C Magazine, Toronto, Canada, Issue 45

1990

Zvi Goldstein, Future, Kav 10 Art Magazine, Tel-Aviv, Israel

1989

Lilly Wei, The Peripatetic Artist: 14 Statements, Art in America, New York, USA

1988

Achille Bonito Oliva, Flash Art, Milan, Italy, No. 140

David Robbins, Where Are You Going America?, Artscribe International,New York, USA

1987

Nancy Marmer, Documenta 8: The Social Art in America Dimension?, New York, USA

Elanor Heartney, Zvi Goldstein at International with Monument, Art in America, New York, USA

Dalia Manor, Aesthetics and Politics, Prosa Art Magazine, Tel-Aviv, Israel No. 97—98

Gregorio Magnani, Flash Art, Milan, Italy, No. 137

Hubel, Documenta 8, Kunstforum Bd. 90, Germany

Awards

2002

The LennonOno grant for peace, New York

1999

The Jerusalem price for Arts, Jerusalem, Israel

1990

D.A.A.D Program, Artist in Residence, Berlin, Germany

1988

Prize of the Ministry of Education and Culture, Israel

1987

Aaron Levi Prize of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1985

Laureat of the Mies Van der Rohe Stipendium, Krefeld, Germany

1984

The Sandberg Prize of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel