26 March 2014

Eyal Pinkas

*1980 Haifa, Israel.

Lives and works in Heidelberg and Tel Aviv.

Lecturer / digital art / Pepperdine University Heidelberg International Program

Lecturer / photography / Pädagogische Hochschule Heidelberg


2009 – 2011 MFA, Bezalel Academy, Tel Aviv.

2003 – 2007 BFA, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam.



2012 Young Artist Award, Ministry of Culture and Sport, Israel.

2010 Prize of creativity encouragement – Bezalel Academy.

2008 Startstipendium – The Netherlands foundation for visual arts, design and architecture.


2018 23. GALERIENTAGE, solo presentation with UPART Contemporary at Mannheimer Kunstverein.
2018 Hope – group exhibition at Studio Ankori Tel Aviv, curator: Yehezkel Lazarov.
2017  Two Exhibitions – Photographic Works, Daniel T. Braun / Eyal Pinkas. UPART Gallery, Neustadt an der Weinstraße.
2017 ‘birds covered in oil’, solo exhibition at Kunstverein Ladenburg, Germany.
2017 23. karlsruher künstlermesse, Regierungspräsidium Karlsruhe.
2016 PHOTOMANIA, UP ART Galerie, Neustadt an der Weinstraße, Germany.
2016 Under Floating, Tudox Heidelberg, solo exhibition, a part of OFF//FOTO Festival.
2016 GRENZEN überschreiten – Kunstverein Ladenburg, Germany.
2016 JELÄNGERJELIEBER, UP ART Gallery, Neustadt an der Weinstraße, Germany.
2015 “überLeben”,  Kunstverein Ladenburg, Germany.
2013 To Invite the Available, Kaleidoscope Gallery for Photography, Haifa, Israel.
2013 Winners 2012 – The Ministry of Culture and Sport Prizes in Art and Design, Ashdod art museum, Israel, curators: ‪Roni Cohen- Binyamini and Yuval Beaton.
2013 Haspentair, Hachalalit Gallery, Tel Aviv, curator: Kerem Halbrecht.
2012 Black Box, Open space billboard exhibition, Jerusalem, curators: Assaf Cohen, Yitzhak Mizrahi and Ruth Patir.
2012 Influence, BAAD Reservoir collection,Bezalel academy for arts and design, Tel Aviv.
2012 Artists Greenhouse, Fresh Paint art fair, Tel Aviv, curators: Yifat Gurion and Matan Daube.
2012 Iran, Hachalalit Gallery, Tel Aviv, curators: Yehoshua Simon, Roy Arad, Ari Libsker .
2012 Mishloach Manot, Indie Gallery, Tel Aviv, curators: Yael Ravid, Gali Faber.
2012 Cover Version, Ashdod art museum, Israel, curator: Gali Faber.
2011 Time to Meet, The Second Act A Festival on Photography Goes Live, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, curator: Chris Clarke.
2011 Graduation show, Master of fine arts, Bezalel academy of art and design.
2010 Art on Fire, curator: Tali Tamir, Contemporary by Goloconda, Tel-Aviv.
2010 Time in Hand at the New Living Art exhibition 2010, Irish Museum of Contemporary Art, Dublin.
2009 Depot, solo presentation at A4 art space, Amsterdam.
2008 New Visions, Kunsthaus Essen, Germany.
2008 F/Stop – 2nd international photography festival, Leipzig, Germany.
2008 Filmisreal  Israeli film festival, site specific video installation, Ketelhuis , Amsterdam.
2008 The Polaroid Show, The apartment gallery, Amsterdam.
2007 Selection from the end exams, Amsterdams Centrum voor fotografie, Amsterdam.
2007 Graduation exhibition, photography department, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam.
2007 Slaapdienst, Theater Compagnie, Amsterdam.
2007 Save The Last Dance, P////AKT, Amsterdam.
2007 Time to meet, Forum fur kunst und Architektur, Essen, Germany .
2006 Pigeons on the Balcony, P////AKT, Amsterdam.
2006 A one-picture show, Chiellerie, Amsterdam.
2005 GRA, Stumble, FOAM, Amsterdam.
2018 Still Magazine Issue 6.
2017 23. karlsruher künstlermesse, exhibition catalog.
2016 Herr Haus kommt nach Haus – A self published children’s book illustrated with photographs, collaboration with Aïcha Funk-Pinkas.
2013 Winners 2012 – The Ministry of Culture and Sport Prizes in Art and Design, Exhibition catalog.
2012 Disturber magazine Spatial Practice, curated by Tatiana Leshkina.
2011 Bezalel MFA 2011, catalogue.
2009 Livraison IV, Open Landscapes – Closed Rooms.
2009 Rietveld Arsenale, Rietveld photography department publication for the 53rd Venice Biennale.
2009 SuperMassiveBlackHole – Issue #1.
2008 F/Stop – 2nd international photography festival catalogue, Leipzig, Germany.
2008 Remote Monitoring #3, Photography department, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam.
2007 Professionele Fotografie magazine – eindexamens selectie.
2007 Remote Monitoring #2, Photography department, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam.
2006 NIW, Amstelveen.
2006 Remote Monitoring #1, Photography department, Gerrit Rietveld Academy,   Amsterdam.
2005 Z Amsterdams straatmagazine, In de Bak, Amsterdam.
2001 ALEXIA – Eight A3 about sex and art, Tel Aviv.
Igal Ahouvi collection, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Mandel collection.
Private collections.