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ROTHFELD COLLECTION OF CONTEMPORARY ISRAELI ART

September 3 to October 20, 2013

 

Florida, Halpern

Tamar Halpern
Florida
2008
C-Print 2/3
Gift of Donald Rothfeld.

Exhibition Overview

This is the first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld’s extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel’s history and include the work of numerous prominent and emerging Israeli artists, including Uri Aran, Yael Bartana, Tsibi Geva, Moshe Kupferman, Siglat Landau, Elad Lassry, and Michal Rovner. The exhibition is sponsored by American University’s Center for Israel Studies.

 

Events

2013 Summer Artists' Reception
September 7 at 6 p.m.

Gallery Talk: Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 8 at 1 p.m.

Panel Discussion: Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
October 19 at 2 p.m.

installation, Attie

Shimon Attie
Installation view brick by brick
1995
Ectacolor Photograph
Gift of Donald Rothfeld

Radar, Ophir

Gilad Ophir
Radar

1998
Photograph
Gift of Donald Rothfeld

TwoHues, Neustein

Joshua Neustein
Two Hues of H

2001
India ink on paper
Gift of Donald Rothfeld

SoleSurvivor, Kun

Shay Kun
Sole Survivor

2008
Oil on canvas
Gift of Donald Rothfeld

Untitled, Kuper

Roi Kuper
Untitled

2003
Color Photograph II/V
Gift of Donald Rothfeld

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