Projects


My works are self interrogations that are threaded into subjects of a larger scale - the myths, landscapes, taboos, and images that form the foundations of identity and place.

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Shabtai Pinchevsky

CV

Education

2021
MFA, Art, Theory, Practice, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA

2016
BFA Photography Program, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem (graduated cum laude)


Solo Exhibitions

2022
Interior Landscape (upcoming), Space p-11, Chicago, Illinois

2021 
Anti-Mapping, w/ Miki Kratsman, Tel Aviv Museum of Art. Curated by Raz Samira

A Bruising Gaze on a Faltering Landscape, w/ Katherine Reynolds, Block Museum of Art, Evanston, Illinois

2019
Perpetual Motion of the Fourth Kind, The Printhouse Gallery, Tel Aviv. Curated by Etty Schwartz

2017
Gas, Stun, Smoke, Gallery of Photographic Communications department, Hadassah Academic College, Jerusalem. Curated by Doron Altaratz


Projects and Collaborations

2020
Tashlikh Atlas, w/ Efrat Hakimi, online project, www.tashlikhatlas.com

2019
The Beating of Faisal Al-Natsheh, photogrammetry work for Forensic Architecture and Breaking the Silence

2018
Killing in Umm Al-Hiran, photogrammetry work for Forensic Architecture

2016
The Jefferson Grid, online project, instagram.com/the.jefferson.grid/

2015
‘HaKol Galui’ (All Is Revealed) - Interactive sound tour in the village Lifta, part of the Jerusalem Season of Culture, with Hadar Porat and Hila Zaksenberg

Photo Kerber, exhibition at the Photography Department Gallery, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem. Curated by Michal Heiman. Research and curatorial work


Selected Group Exhibitions

2021
Metapictures, the Media Arts, Data, and Design Center at the University of Chicago, IL. Curated by W. J. T Mitchell

2020
Visual Rights, with Miki Kratsman, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool. Curated by Gary Bratchford

by & for, online exhibition and auction project, Chicago, IL. Curated by Pia Singh

2019
Tribute Exhibition to Yoram Lehman, Manofim Art Festival, The Qube Gallery, Jerusalem. Curated by Etty Schwartz

Point Cloud, Gallery of Photographic Communications department, Hadassah Academic College, Jerusalem. Curated by Doron Altaratz and Galit Shvo

2018
‘Mikdash Me’at’ (Small Senctuary), the MFA Gallery of Bezalel Academy, Tel Aviv. Curated by Avital Barak

‘Mishorim Haim’ (Living Plateaus), Bezalel Photography Gallery, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem. Curated by Ilanit Konopny

2017

‘Bikkurim’ (First Fruits), The New Gallery Artists’ Studios, Teddy, Jerusalem. Curated by Sally Haftel Naveh

Jerusalem in Detail, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem. Curated by Dan Handel

‘Parach (U’shav) Mizichroni’, Binyamin Gallery. Curated by Etty Schwartz

Islands, Jerusalem Design Week 2017. Curated by Tal Erez

Such a Landscape, 17th Media Art Biennale, WRO 2017 - “Draft System”, Wrocław

Room 404, Indie Photography Group Gallery, Tel Aviv. Curated by Keren Zaltz and Tal Nissim

2016
Notes, Indie Photography Group Gallery, Tel Aviv. Curated by Orit Bartini Shavit, Keren Zaltz and Davi Barel

Open House Jerusalem, public art installation and event inside a Pillbox guard post. Curated by Keren Kuenberg

Black Box, art exhibition in public space, Jerusalem. Curated by Asaf Cohen and Izek Mizrahi

Vacuum, International Photography Festival, Jaffa. Curated by Rea Ben David and Etty Schwartz

Depth of Field, Beit HaGefen Art Gallery, Haifa. Curated by Dr. Dor Guez and Yeala Hazut

2015
’Shetach Patuach’ (Open Space), public screening at a street art event, Jerusalem. Curated by Tal Rosen


Grants & Awards

2022
Finalist, Dorothea Lange–Paul Taylor Prize, Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University.

2021
Artist Fellowship, Mifal HaPais Council for the Culture and Arts, Israel.

2020
High Holidays Digital Art Grant, Asylum Arts, Brooklyn.

2018
Gérard Lévy Prize for a Young Photographer, The Israel Museum, Israel.


Residencies

2021
Arad Contemporary Art Center residency program, Arad, Israel

2019
Art Cube Artists’ Studios, long-term residency program, Jerusalem, Israel


Publications

2021 
Aerial Visibilities: Towards a Visual Sociology of the Sky, Gary Bratchford & Dennis Zuev, Introduction to the special issue, Visual Studies, January 2021

The Jefferson Grid, a+u magazine, issue “Shinkenchiku 2021:09”, September 2021, Tokyo, Japan

2020
Miki Kratsman and Shabtai Pinchevsky: The Anti-Mapping project, Andrew Fisher, Philosophy of Photography, October 2020.

Anti-Mapping / Case: Khan al-Ahmar, Case: Nakba & The Green Line, Case: Unrecognized Bedouin Villages, Case: Urban Combat Training Centers. With Miki Kratsman. Produced for ‘Visual Rights’ at Open Ey Gallery, Liverpool.

2018
Anti-Mapping: Khan al-Ahmar, with Miki Kratsman. Angle issue 24, Multipress, Norway. Curated by Hester Keiser


Press


2018
Too Big a Credit, Tal Niv. Haaretz Weekend Magazine, March 16

The Jefferson Grid. Phases Magazine, April 22

2015
Even When You Go Off the Grid, You Might Still Be On It. The New York Times, September 3

Photographing the American 'Grid,' One Square Mile Per Frame, Laura Bliss. Bloomberg CityLab, September 16

Intriguing Photos of America's Perfect Square Miles, Laura Mallonee. Wired Magazine, September 29


Collections

Centre Pompidou, La Collection Du musée National D’Art Moderne

Private collections


Teaching

2021
Digital Studio, and Introduction to Studio Art. Lecturer at the Department of Art and Art History, Colgate University, Hamilton NY

2019
Digital Art. Lecturer at Basis for Art & Culture, Herzliya


Lectures & Workshops

2022
Public artist talk at the Film and Media Department, Emory University, Atlanta, GA (upcoming)

Public artist talk at Zilum Ba’am, Tel Aviv, Israel (upcoming)

Artist talk, Media Studies class at the RCA School of Architecture.

2021
Imaging and Mapping, 3-day workshop at Negev School of Architecture, Sami Shamoon College of Engineering
(upcoming)

Art and Human Rights International Conference, Lisbon, Portugal

A Bruising Gaze on a Faltering Landscape - Closing Conversation, with Amanda Williams, W.J.T. Mitchell, and Michael Rakowitz. Art, Theory, Practice, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois

Artist talk, Media Studies class at the RCA School of Architecture

2020
Artist talk, Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design, Photography Department

2019
#WIP Photo Slideshow: Memory and Archive, Mana Contemporary, Chicago

2018
Incorporating Spatial Analysis and Big Data in International Relations Studies and Conflict Research, Department of Geography, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Photography & Mapping, Masterclass at Basis for Art & Culture, Herzliya, Israel


Professional Work

2016-19
Digital Lab Printmaker and IT Specialist, The Printhouse, Tel Aviv

2014-16
Research assistant, Israeli Architecture Archive at the Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design, Jerusalem

2013-14
Cataloguer, Photography Collections at the Israel Museum, Jerusalem

2012-13
Assistant Manager at the Yad Ben Zvi Photography Archive, Jerusalem