Guy Bar Amotz

Biography

1967

lives and works in London

1998–1999

Rijksakademie, Amsterdam, Artist Residency

1996–1997

Goldsmith’s College, London, MA in Fine Art

1990–1994

Bezalell Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Fine Art, B.F.A

1989–1990

Givaat Haviva Art Centre, Givaat Haviva, Evening Studies

Awards/Scholarships

2010

Ludwig Gies Award for Small Sculpture

2009

The Israeli Lottery Award (Mifaal Hapais) for Outstanding Artist

2004–2006

Delfi na – UK/s Studio Residency

2000

The Beatrice S. Kolliner Award

1998–1999

Stichting Instendance, Vrienden van de Rijksakademie

1998

America-Israel Fund `Moshe Meir’ Scholarship.

1996

British Council Fellowship fees award (Goldsmith’s MA)
America-Israel Fund `Moshe Meir’ Scholarship
Scholarship from the Ian Karten Charitable Trust

1995

Art Scholarship from the Hvatzelet Fund

1994

The Bezalell Academy `Marie Fisher’ Prize

Solo Exhibitions (selection)

2013

Psychodrama, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE

2011

A Working Man Must Not Play The Fiddle, ROTHSCHILD69, Tel Aviv, IL

2010

Dream Speculator, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE

2008

Hertzlija Museum of Art, Hertzlija City, IL

2007

SITEGALERIE, Düsseldorf, DE

2006

Platform for Art, Soundsystem performance and Installation, London UK
Wysing Arts, Soundsystem performance, Cambridge, UK
Hebert Read Gallery, Canterbury, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester, Lime house, London, UK

2005

One in the Other, London, UK

2004

Project, Dublin, IR
Dance Machine Event, One in the Other, London, UK

2003

Centre d’Art Contemporain , Genf, CH
The Dance Machine, Performance, Tate Britain, London, UK

2002

One in The Other, London, UK
Tal Esther, Tel Aviv, IL

2001

Positive Vibration and Stars, W139,  Amsterdam, NL
I AM A CHATROOM, The Trade Apartment, London,UK

2000

Guy Bar Amotz, Site Ausstellungsraum, Düsseldorf, DE

Group Exhibitions (selection)

2013

Museum of Art, Ein Harod, IL

2011

Cross-Check, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE

2010

Der Kern des Ganzen, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE
Larger Than Life Stranger Than Fiction, Triennale Fellbach, DE
Le Sacre Du Printemps, Märkisches Museum Witten, Witten, DE

2009

Dream’s Speculator, Kibbutz Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, IL

2008

Speed of Light,The Israeli Centre for Digital Art, Holon, IL
Experimental Intro, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE
Sonic Voices, Rocking Hard, Netherlands Media Art Institute, Amsterdam, NL
Memo, Art TLV, Tel Aviv, IL
Eventually We’ll Die, Herzlia Museum for Contemporary Art, Herzliia, IL

2006

Platform for Art, Soundsystem performance and installation, London, UK
Soundsystem performance, Wysing Arts, Cambridge, UK
World Gone Mad, Lime House, London/ Hebert Read Gallery, Canterbury/ Castlefield Gallery, Manchester, UK

2005

Delfina, Audio addiction 1, Soundsystem event, London, UK

2004

Schabbernak, Netwerk Galerij, Alst, B
Lost in Tomorrow, Patricia Asboek, Copenhagen, DK
Pets, Makom L’omanut, Tel Aviv, IR

2003

Lost in Tomorrow, Centro Cultural Andratx, Majorca, E
We’ll Meet You In The Lobby, Buyuk Londra Oteli, Istanbul, TRK
The Dance Machine, Performance, Tate Britain, London, UK
Matchin Matchin, One in The Other(Outside), London, UK
Matchine Matchine, One in the Other Outside, London, UK
ParaSite, Hong Kong, CHN

2002

Die First, One in The Other, London, UK
Livin’ Like a Lover With a Radar Phone, Project, Dublin, IR

2001

Messages to the new Millennium, The Saitama Museum of Modern Art Saitama, J

2000

As It Is, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK
Burning Love, A.P.T, London, UK
The Israeli Museum, Jerusalem, IL

Publications (selection)

2011

Professor F. Ensslin, Why Robots are Orphans: Guy Bar-Amotz’s
Play for Robots Change in Me. Catalogue, Solo show Rotschild 69
Noam Segal, The observer, The Foreseen and Free will, Rotschild 69

2010

N. Gulicher, Dynamics and distractions, Catalogue, 11. Triennale Kleinplastik Fellbach

2007

A. Weir, Guy Bar-Amotz, Contemporary Issue 91 – September 2007

2003

M. Herbert, Guy Bar Amotz – Review, Time Out London, No. 1684
M. Herbert, Guy Bar Amotz, First-Take, Artforum, January 2004.
C. Wood, Guy Bar Amotz, Catalogue, Tal Esther & One in the Other
C. Lewisohn, The Music in Beauty, Catalogue, Tal Esther & One in the Other
N. Ratnam, Guy Bar Amotz, I-D Magazine, 12/ 02, The Cruise Issue, No. 226
C. Lewisohn, Interview: Guy Bar Amotz & Mark Leckey, Contemporary, Nov 2002

2002

A.Rosenberg & A.Schlaegel, Lost in Tomorrow, Die Stutze, 22 September, Packing Beat, Arena, September 2003

2001

P. Ellis, Livin’ Like a Lover…., WOA Magazine, Thames & Hudson, Summer Issue
B. Drabble, Overture: Guy Bar Amotz, Flash Art international, Jan/Feb Issue

2000

D. Kermode, Guy Bar Amotz, As it is, Ikon Gallery (catalogue).
O. Fishof, Sex’n Drugs’n Karaoke, Kol Ha’ir 12/9
A.Rosenberg & A.Schlaegel, Underneath the arches, Fuori Uso, Pescara (catalogue)

1999

P. Ellis, Love and Rockets, Flash Art International, March/April Issue
P. Ellis, Money For Nothing Chicks For Free, Window Gallery (W&LT), Antwerp (catalogue)
A. Schlaegel, Gracelands Palace, Sungkok Art Museum (catalogue)

1998

H. Friche, Stumm Wacht Die Security Im Coolen Britannien, Die Tageszeitung 15/16 Aug
S. Shapira, J. Watkins, Guy Bar Amotz, Every Day, 11th Biennaleof Sidney (catalogue)

1995

S. Shapira, Guy Bar Amotz, 95 Kwangju Biennale (catalogue)