Angelika Sher (Lithuania 1969 -)


Angelika Sher (Born 1969 Vilnius, Lithuania, USSR).
Lives and works in Israel.

Since graduating from the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem, Angelika Sher has established herself as a critically-acclaimed professional photographer through a series of exhibitions both in Israel and abroad.

Notably, Angelika has held solo exhibitions in SepiaEye Gallery, New York, Fotografiya Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia, Tina B biennale at Galerie Vernon, Prague, Ramat Gan Museum, Israel, Milan’s Camera 16 Gallery, the Pobeda Gallery in Moscow and the Zemack Contemporary Art in Tel-Aviv. Angelika Sher also took place in many group exhibitions and biennales world wide, including first and second Mediterranean biennale of contemporary art in Israel, 3d Moscow biennale of contemporary art and in Animamix biennale in China and Taiwan. Angelika’s work came in third place in Sony’s World Photo Awards in the Fine Art category. Her photographs subsequently travelled the world as part of Sony’s WPA tour and were exhibited in London, Tokyo, New York and Hong-Kong among others.


Angelika Sher CV
Born 1969 Vilnius, Lithuania (USSR)
Lives and works in Israel

1991–1995 B.A. in Radiography, Bar Ilan University, Israel
2002–2005 College of Photography, Kiryat Ono, Israel
2007–2008 Special Program, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem

Solo Exhibitions
2019 “Selected series”, The Laurie M.Tisch Gallery, New York
2019 “A Green Oak Grows in the Bay”, Beeri Gallery, Israel
2018 “The song of Deborah”, Zemack Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
2017 “Tel Aviv – Odessa” (Dual), Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel
2017 “Swan Song” (Dual), Gallery 4, Tel Aviv, Israel
2015 “Mayonnaise Snow”, Morel Derfler Gallery, The NB Haifa School of Design, Israel
2015 “Disturbing Beauty”, SepiaEye Gallery, New York
2014 “Fifth Column”, Zemack Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv
2012 “Twilight Sleep“, Camera 16, Milano
2012 “History of the Beauty“, Zemack gallery, Tel Aviv
2011 “Survival“, solo show as part of Tina B Biennale at Galerie, Vernon, Prague
2010 “Twilight Sleep“,Tavi Dresdner gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
2009 “Inside my Life“, Reartuno gallery, Brescia, Italy
2009 “13“, Pobeda gallery, Moscow, as part of 3d Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art
2009 “Twilight Sleep“, Fotografiya gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2009 “13“, Tavi Dresdner Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
2007 “My Mother’s Fur Coat”, Ramat Gan Museum, Israel

Selected Group Exhibitions
2018 “Face off”, Sepia EYE gallery, NY
2017 The 3rd Mediterranean Biennale,“Out of place”, Sahnin, Israel
2017 International Photography Festival, “Tel Aviv – Odessa”, Tel Aviv, Israel
2017 “Anonymous X – The end of privacy”, Haifa Museum of Art, Israel
2016 “There is There”, Start Gallery, Israel
2016 “A Way of Thinking”, Start Gallery, Israel
2015 “Howard”, AMOCA Arab museum of contemporary art
2015 “Concrete Fantasy”, Zemack Contemporary Art, Israel
2015 “Dead Nature,” The Lobby – Art Space, Israel
2014 3d International Israeli Photography Festival, Rishon LeZion, Israel
2013 2nd Mediterranean Biannale of Contemporary Art, Sakhnin, Israel
2102 “What is real?“, ME Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
2011 “Photopoetica“, Musrara School of Photography, Jerusalem
2011 “Toys“, Tel Aviv port
2011 French Cultural Center, Haifa
2011 “Safe place“, Municipal Art Gallery of Rishon LeZion
2011 Artists’ House, Tel Aviv
2011 Ramat Gan Museum, Israel
2011 “The Coming Community“, Haifa Museum of Art
2010 “Moments of Home“, special project with mentally challenged people, Tel Aviv port, Israel
2010 “Survival“, Tavi Dresdner Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
2010 Sony WPA World tour: Hong Kong, Tokyo, Toronto, Paris, New York, Bangkok, Mexico City, London, Berlin, Kuala Lumpur
2010 Haifa International Mediterranean Biennale of Contemporary Art
2009 Animanix Biennale 2009-2010 Venues: Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai, Taipei and Kaohsiung, Today Art Museum, Beijing.
2009 1st Israeli Festival of Photography, Tel Aviv, Israel
2009 StArt exhibition, Tel Aviv, Israel
2009 “The Intimate Line”, Sepia Gallery, New York
2008 “Presence of the Sea”, Cinema Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
2008 “Dirty White”, Contemporary Art Space gallery, Tel Aviv,
2008 “Growing Down”, Presentation of new series, Bezalel Academy of Art, Jerusalem, Israel
2008 “Awakening the tiger”, Contemporary Art Space Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
2008 “Everything is Dynamic”, Tiroche Gallery, Yaffo, Israel
2008 “Goim”, New Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel
2007 “Environment Love”, New Gallery Jerusalem, Israel