lives and works in Tel Aviv. Avissar has
earned a B.F.A and M.F.A from the Bezalel Academy of Art.
Avissar has exhibited widely, across Israel and abroad. A partial list
of exhibitions were presented at, Mewo Kunsthalle, Memmingen, DE,
Kostka Gallery, Prague, CZ, Galerie Koal, Berlin, DE; Rupert Pfab
Gallery, Düsseldorf, DE; Kunstverein Konstanz, DE; The Tel Aviv Museum
of Art, IL; Kunst im Tunnel, Düsseldorf, DE.
Grants and art prizes, received from the Artport residency program,
Tel Aviv, The Young Artist Award, The Isracard and Tel Aviv Museum of
Art Prize and The NRW Residency Exchange Program, Düsseldorf.
Corona! Shut Down?
title of video: Ganges River
year of production: 2020 – original version 2008
Using cheap materials that can be found around the home, I
create a chaotic compilation of recognizable objects with a twist that
I sew onto a colorful tent . The resulting work is filled with an
explosion of colors – a carnival of images that slide across the home
in a playful, evocative manner.