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Aviv Benn

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RECENT: FutureFair Sept.9-12, 2021

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Aviv Benn, On The Decline of Oracles, 2021, Oil, spray paint and oil pastels on canvas, 50h x 50w inches

New paintings by Aviv Benn will be featured at the 2021 Future Fair, Sept.10-12 in New York City @teeth_dream @futurefairs

Born in Tel Aviv, Benn recently relocated to London from Chicago where she completed her MFA in Painting and Drawing in the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2018. She received her BFA at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem in 2013.

Benn had solo exhibitions at Art Von Frei Gallery, Berlin, in RawArt Gallery, Tel Aviv and Devening Projects Gallery, Chicago and Extase Gallery, Chicago. She participated in various group exhibitions in Germany, Chicago, New York and Tel-Aviv.
Her work was featured on various publications and platforms such as New American Paintings, ArtMaze Magazine, Artnet, The Art Newspaper, Ha’aretz Daily Newspaper and more. Benn participated in artist residencies including Affect in Berlin (2014), PILOTENKUECHE international artist residency`, Spinnerei, Leipzig (2015) and the Vermont Studio Center artist residency (2019). She received the Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant in 2021, Rabinovich Foundation Grant in 2015 and 2019 and the Graduate Dean Professional Development Award from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2017 and 2018.

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Aviv Benn, The Death of Myth-Making, 2021, Oil, spray paint and oil pastels on canvas, 127x127 cm


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Aviv Benn, Shapes Not Ours, 2021, Oil, spray paint and oil pastels on canvas, 127x127 cm (50x50 inches)


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Aviv Benn, Day of Mist Day of Tarnish, 2021, Oil, spray paint and oil pastels on canvas, 95x110 cm (38x44 inches)


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Aviv Benn, Cosmos Inhaler, 2021, Oil, spray paint, linocut print, oil pastels and wax on canvas, 60x70 cm (24x26 inches)


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current gallery hours : thursday, friday and saturday : 1 to 4pm
(or email for appointment)

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ada gallery 228 west broad street, richmond, virginia 23220
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