DINA MERHAV
SCULPTRESS

About the Artist

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1936
> Born in Yugoslavia.
1941 - 1945
> During the Second World war escaped with her family to Italy and than to Switzerland. Her
father served in the Yugoslavian army, and after the capitulation of Yugosia, was captive in a
prisoner of war camp in Germany.
1945 - 1949
> After the war her family reunited and settled in Belgrade.
Immigrated with her family to Israel, settled in Kiryat Motzkin.
1953 - 1957
> Studied and Graduated from Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem.
Began to work as graphic designer.
1966 - 1996
> Instructor of graphic design and sculpture, Hadassa Wizo College of Design, Haifa.
1971 - 1974
> Instructor of graphic design, Art Department, University of Haifa.
1975 - 1980
> Instructor of graphic design, External Studies, Technion, Haifa.
1984 - 1985
> Studied sculpture, University of Haifa.
1984
> Participated in a stone sculpture seminar, Pietra Santa, Italy.
Published poetry book For You With Love.
1998
> Received the Herman Struck Prize, Haifa Municipality.
   
  One Person Shows
1974
> Eshkolot Gallery, Haifa, Israel
1982
> Haifa Auditorium, Israel
1084
> Guy Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
1986
> Artists House, Jerusalem, Israel
1988
> The New Gallery, Beit Abba Chushi, Haifa, Israel
1993
> Artists House, Haifa, Israel
1995
> Artists House, Jerusalem, Israel
1996
> Industry House, Tel Aviv, Israel
1997
> Artists House, Ein Hod, Israel
1999
> Ein Hod Gallery, Ein Hod, Israel
2001
> Ein Hod Gallery, Ein Hod, Israel
The Constant Sculpture Gallery, Ramat-Gan, Israel
2005
> Artists House, Tel Aviv, Israel
Pais Hall for Culture & Art, Petach Tikva, Israel
Main Building, Electricity com. Haifa, Israel
2006
> Man & the Living World Museum, National Park, Ramat-Gan, Israel
2008
> Artists House, Tel Aviv, Israel
2012
> Artists' Houes Tel Aviv, Israel. Birds in Chinese – November 2012 Tel Aviv
2013
> Flying Birds, Exhibition in the Gliptoteka Hazu gallery of the Croatian Academy of science & art, June 2013
2013
> Flying Birds, together with artist Toni Franovic, the Town Gallery Vinkovci, Croatia, July 2013
2016
> Ein Hod Gallery. The Woman with Iron Wings
   
  Group Show
1965-1998
> Annual Shows, The Painters and Sculptors Association, Haifa, Israel
1969
> Graphics in Israel, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
1971-1974
> Faculty Exhibitions, Universityof Haifa, Israel
1982-1983
> Faculty Annual Exhibitions of Wizo College, Israel
Cologne and Merzig, Germany
1985
> 199 Running Meters, The Painters and Sculptors Association,
Haifa Museum of Modern Art, Israel
1993
> The annual exhibition of the Painters and Sculptors Association,
Haifa Museum of Modern Art, Israel
1994
> Taking Stand on a "Stand off", Art Focus, Haifa Audtorium, Israel
1995
> Art Industry, National Halls, Jerusalem, Israel
1996
> Artists send Peace, Museum Eretz Israel, Tel Aviv, Israel
1997
> Peace Dream, Opera House Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
Artists' Idea, Petah Tikva Museum, Israel
60 Horse Power, Vadi Nisnas, Haifa, Israel
1998
> Pyramid Gallery, Haifa, Israel
Open House, Vadi Nisnas, Haifa, Israel
1999
> End 2000, Vadi Nisnas, Haifa, Israel
2000
> Public Art, Givatayim Theater, Israel
Milestones tor Peace, Jerusalem Theater, Israel
Ein Hod Artists and Sons, Ein Hod Gallery, Israel
Amnimenta Jerusalem 2000, Safra Square, Jerusalem, Israel
2001
> Children, Vadi Nisnas, Haifa, Israel
2002
> Aslasviva, Opera House Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
Bottle Message, Museum janco-Dada, Ein Hod, Israel
Korin Maman Ashdod Museum; Bat Yam Museum; Arad Museum, Israel
2003
> 30 Outdoor Sculptures in Tel Aviv University Campus, The Genia Shcreiber University Art Gallery, Israel
2005
> Artindustry 2005, Jerusalem Theater, Israel
Forth Worth Community Art Center, Forth Worth, Texas, USA
2007
> Woman's Bag, Al Haagam Gallery, Raanana, Israel
2010 - 2011
> Children Museum, Holon, Israel
2014
> Birds Harmony. Pingtan China International Sculpture Exhibition
   
  Outdoor Sculpture
1989
> Cradle, Kiryat Motzkin, Israel
1994
> Refinement, Oil Refineries, Haifa, Israel
Two sculptures, Memorial Site, Sculpture Garden, Army Ordnance Corps, Natanya, Israel
1990-1994
> Sculpture Garden, Oil Refineries, Haifa, Israel
1990-1998
> Sculpture Garden, Nesher Industries, Haifa, Israel
Sculpture Garden, Nesher Industries, Ramle, Israel
1992
> Man-Tree-Bird, Neve llan Forest near Jerusalem, Israel
Sculpture, Memorial Site, Service Corps, near Ben-Shemen, Israel
1994-1996
> Sculpture Garden, Nesher Industries, Har-Tuv, Israel
1995
> Sculpture Garden, Lime and Stone Industries, Haifa, Israel
International Sculpture Symposium, Maalot, Israel
1995-1998
> Merhav Nesher Sculpture Industrial Park, Nesher Industries, Haifa, Israel
1996
> Angel's Rest, Sculpture Garden, Caucab Abu El Hidja, Galilee, Israel
1997
> Three Wishes, Holon, Israel
1998
> Jocobs Ladder, Haifa, Israel
Wheels to Heaven, Nesher, Israel
Wings of Peace, Geneva, Switzerland
1999
> Dialogue, Carmel Hospital, Haifa, Israel
2000
> Look, Givatayim Theater, Israel
Six Sculptures, Kfar Saba, Israel
2001
> International Sculpture Symposium, Maalot, Israel
Gate to Heaven, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Wings of Hope, javne
2002
> Odd Bird, janko-Dada Museum, Ein Hod, Israel
2003
> Angels' Garden, Sculpture Garden, Ramat Hasharon, Israel
Dinozaur, Fish and Bird, Tel Aviv Enigma, Hayarkon Park, Tel Aviv, Israel
Ancient Bird, Kazir, Harish, Israel
Fishing, Yuzi Paradise, Guilin, China
Bird of Paradise, Yueyuanyuan Park, Shanghai, China
2004
> Primordial Creature, Johnson Diversey, Mequon, Wi., USA
Iron Stone Tree, Yavne, Israel
Six sculptures, Ort Braude College of Engineering, Karmiel, Israel
2005
> Fruit of Paradise, Mr. L. Tenenbaum collection, Toronto, Canada
Carriage, Alternativ Gallery, Jaffa, Israel
Angels House, Sculptures Way, Hazerim, Israel
2006
> 3 Sculptures, Petah Tikva, Israel
3 Sculptures, Ganei Tikva, Israel

Changbay Mountain, North China  

2007
> Wings of Harmony, Dialogue, Bird Carriage, Coconut Tree, Bombay, India
Birds, Pardesia
2008
> Totem, Olympic Sculpture Park, Beijing China
Prayer, Kiriat Haim, Israel
10 sculptures,  Merhav Iron, Sculpture Park, Ganey Tikva, Israel
Lizard, Mr. & Mrs. S. Silvester collection, Jerusalem, Israel
Bird & Fish, Mr & Mrs. M. Sharan collection, Denia, Haifa, Israel
Tong Lizard, Mr. Tony Angel  collection, Herzlia, Israel
Primordial Creature, Creatures Heads, Ein Hod, Israel
2009
> Happy Family, Sculpture Park, Shuangyang, China
Group of Birds, Sculpture Park Urumqi, Xinjiang District, China
2010
> Enchanted Forest, Transformation Relief, Zagreb, Croatia
Hug, Creatures Fence, Palmizana, Croatia
Magic Trees, Creatures Carriage, Kitcevo, Macedonia
Five Wings, Couple of Creatures, Ein Hod, Israel
Fowl, China, Nanhu Tangshan International Urban Sculpture Symposium
Natural Movement, (Birds Car) 2010, painted iron, 360x520x220cm. Automotive Park, Changchun, China
Rolling Birds, 2010, painted iron, 550x710x360 cm. Automotive Park, Changchun, China
Earth Water Wind, 2010, iron, 500x600x250 cm. International Urban Sculpture Symposium Tayzhou, China
Flight, 2011, Iron  350x270x232 cm. Tsinghua University Sculpture Park, Beijing, China
2011
> Time Carriage, Iron, 400x183x190 cm. Ein Hod, Israel
Heavens Harmony, Iron, h. 400 cm. Third Prize Liu Kaiqu Award, Wuhu Sculpture Park, China
Birds Journey,2012 Iron, 260 x 250 x 167 cm. Placed at Ein Hod Sculpture Route, Israel
2012
> Journey, 2012, Iron, 120 x 487 x 130 cm. Placed at Ein Hod Sculpture Route, Israel
Peace in Heaven, 2013 Iron, 360x340x155 cm. A memorial sculpture in honor of the victims of Holocaust in Djakovo, Croatia.
2013
> Journey Three, 2013, Scrap Iron, 377x220x190 cm. Placed at Ein Hod Sculpture Route, Israel
2014
> Chinese experience no. 11 - Pingtan China International Sculpture Exhibition October 2014
2015
> Spreading Wings, 2015, Iron, height 400 cm  Fuzhou south China
Couple of Birds, Changbay Mountain, North China  
   
  Works currently in her sculpture studio in Kibbutz Nir Ezion.
Lives in Artists Village Ein Hod, Israel.
 

 

 

 

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