Ilan Averbuch

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ILAN AVERBUCH

Born in Tel Aviv, Israel, 1953


EDUCATION

1984 Hunter College, New York, New York, M.F.A.
1981 School of Visual Arts, New York, New York, B.F.A.
1977-78 Wimbledon School of Art, London, England


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014 “Thoughts,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2011-13 The Garden, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2008 “Intimate Monuments,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2005 Katonah Museum of Art, Marilyn M. Simpson Sculpture Garden, Katonah, New York
Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2002 Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2001 Galerie Sandler, Darmstadt, Germany
2000 “Das Gelobte Land,” Kunstverein Hurth, Hurth, Germany
1999 Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1998 “New Works, Sculptures and Drawings,” Galerie Lutz Teutloff, Bielefeld, Germany
Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Omer Industrial Park, Omer, Israel
1997 Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
The Open Museum, Tefen, Israel
1996 Tefen Museum, Sculpture Garden, Israel
1996 Lutz Teutloff Galerie, Cologne, Germany
1995 Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1994 Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Littmann Gallery, Basel, Switzerland
1993 Michael Haas Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
Julie M. Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
Lutz Teutloff Galerie, Cologne, Germany
1992 Het Apollohuis, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
1991 Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada
1990 Lavignes-Bastille, Paris, France
1989 Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1988 Olga Korper, Toronto, Canada
1987 Haas Gallery, Berlin, Germany
OK Harris Works of Art, New York
1986 The Jewish Museum, New York
Mabat Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
Daad Galerie, Berlin, Germany
1985 Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
Saw Gallery, Ottawa, Canada
1984 Hunter College, New York
1983 OK Harris Works of Art, New York
List Art Center, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
1981 OK Harris Works of Art, New York


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012-13 “Forty Years,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2011 “Crossing the Atlantic: 40 years of DAAD New York,” Chelsea Art Museum, New York
2010-11 “All That Glitters,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
“2010 Collector’s Show,” Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas
2007-08 “Visions,” Selections from the James T. Dyke Collection of Contemporary Drawings, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock; Naples Museum of Art, Florida
2007 “Images and Words,” Project Space, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2006 “Drawing the Line,” Project Space, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2005-2006 “2005 Collector’s Show,” Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas
2004 “INdiVISIBLE CITIES,” Bill Maynes Gallery, New York
2003 “Genetic Expressions: Art After DNA,” The Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, New York
Givataim Connection, Israel
Nevada Museum of Art, Reno
Shivat Zion, Beyond the Principal of Place, Zman Leomanut, Israel
2002 “Celebrating 30 Years,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
Markers II, Kassel, Germany
“Summer,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2001-2002 “Winter Orchidarium,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2001-02 “Hands,” The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
2001 DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, Massachusetts
“I Love New York” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2000 “Glass: A Celebration,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
Narrenschiff Leiter, Kunsthalle, Osnabbruck, Germany
1999-2000 “Gateways,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1999 “Food for Thought,” New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit
“The Hand,” The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada
1998 “25 Years,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1997 “Pier Walk ‘97,” Navy Pier, Chicago
1996-97 “Collector’s Show,” The Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock
1996 “Small Scale,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, New York
“Summer Pleasures, Summer Treasures,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1995-96 “Concept in Form: Artists’ Sketchbooks and Maquettes,” Works of Art, Palo Alto Cultural Center, California
“Collector’s Show,” The Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock
1994 “A Bouquet for Juan,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
“Kunstwert,” Berlin, Germany
“Series and Editions,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
“Summer Sculpture Show,” Community Gallery, Brooklyn Union, Brooklyn, New York
1993-94 “Collector’s Show,” The Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock
1993 “20 Years,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1992 “Sculpture Outdoors,” Philadelphia
1991 “Black and White,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
“New York Diary: Almost 25 Different Things,” P.S. 1, Long Island City, New York
“Sticks and Stones: 10 Artists Work with Nature,” Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, New York
1990 “Construction in Process,” Lodz, Poland Historical Museum, Lodz, Poland
“Drawings by Sculptors,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
“A Natural Order,” Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York
1989 “Recent Acquisitions,” Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
49th Parallel, New York
Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Socrates Park, Astoria, Queens, New York
“Summer Pleasures: Water,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
“Recent Acquisitions,” Tel Aviv Museum, Israel
1988 Bronfman Centre, Montreal, Canada
The Brooklyn Museum, New York
Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1987 Michael Haas Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Tel Noff Sculpture Garden, Israel
“Mythos Berlin,” Anhalter Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
1986 Mythos Berlin Concept Show, Berlin, Germany
1985-86 “Sculpture on the Square,” Robert Moses Plaza, Fordham Un iversity at Lincoln Center, New York
1985 The Peace Biennale, Hamburg, Germany
1984 “80 Years of Israeli Sculpture,” Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Jamaica Art Center, Queens, New York
1983 Tel Hai ‘83, Tel Hai Art Center, Israel
1982 Organization of Independent Artists, Wards Island, New York
“Sculpture ‘82,” Beaver College, Glenside, Pennsylvania
Tricentennial Exhibition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1981 Visual Arts Gallery, New York
1979 Visual Arts Gallery, New York
1978 Canzario Park Annual, London, England


PROJECTS AND COMMISSIONS

2010 Tephford Park, Tamarac, Florida
2009 Oregon State Data Center, Salem
2008 Camelback Transit Center, Valley Metro Rail, Phoenix, Arizona
2007 City of Yehud, Israel
2006 Gezer Park, City of Leawood, Kansas, Gezer Park
City of Stapleton, Colorado
Fire Station #2 Terra Verde, Florida
2004 Clemson University, South Carolina
University of Connecticut at Storrs, Information Technology and Engineering Building
2005 Sound Transit, Tacoma, Washington
2003 Bar Ilan University, Dahan Park Commission, Israel
Mediatech, Nohria Sculpture Garden, Israel
2002 The Little Prince Park, Chulon, Israel
2001 Illinois Central College, Peoria
2000 Lavon Industrial Park, Lavon, Israel
1996 Ganapati Inc., Calcutta, India
1995 Rose Garden Arena Project, Portland, Oregon
1989 City of Tel Aviv, Israel
1987 Kunstlerhaus, Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
1983 Fort Tryon Park Project, City of New York Parks Department, New York
1982 Foley Square Project, City of New York Parks Department, New York
1980 Art in the Park, New York, New York


SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Bar Ilan University, Israel
Brock University, St. Catherines, Ontario, Canada
Bronfman Centre, Montreal, Canada
Florida International University, Miami
Michael Haas Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Harsh Neotia, Ganapati, Inc., Calcutta
Christopher Horn Collection, Toronto, Canada
Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Estate of Eugene Klein, California
Krasl Art Center, Saint Joseph, Michigan
Manfred Kronen Collection, Dusseldorf
Kunstlerhaus, Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
Jean Pierre Lavignes Gallery, Paris, France
Martin Margulies Collection, Florida
Nevada Museum of Art, Reno
Omer Industrial Park, Israel
Open Museum, Tefen, Israel
Prudential Insurance Company of America, Newark, New Jersey
Runnymede Sculpture Farm, Woodside, California
Jochen Sanders Collection, Germany
Sculpture at Schoenthal, Switzerland
Tel Aviv Museum, Israel
Tel Hai Art Center, Israel
Telesat, Ottawa, Canada
Tel Hai Art Center, Israel
Telesat, Ottawa, Canada


TEACHING

1994-2000 State University of New York, Stony Brook
1980-83, 1989-90 School of Visual Arts, New York


AWARDS/HONORS

2001 Pollock-Krasner Foundation
1991 Mid-Atlantic Art Award
1985-86 D.A.A.D. (Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst) Award, Berlin, Germany
1982 Rhodes Family Award for Outstanding Achievement in Fine Art, School of Visual Arts, New York


LECTURES

2000 Parsons School of Art and Design, New York
1997 Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pennsylvania
      Open Museum, Tefen, Israel
1995 Regional Art and Culture Council, Portland, Oregon
1988 Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
      Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York
1986 Queens Museum of Art, Queens, New York
Technical University, Department of Art, Berlin
1983 Brown University, Department of Art, Providence, Rhode Island