Lives in NYC 

Contact: ofralapid@yahoo.com

Studio: 25 Park Pl. 3 Floor, 10007, NYC

Education


2013-2015  
MFA Hunter College, The City University of New York, NY
2006-2009
B.Ed. F.A (Art and Art Education), Hamidrasha School of Art, Beit Berl College, IL
2004-2005
Ateliers des Beaux Arts de la Ville de Paris, (Atelier Martin Bissière), FR

 

Exhibitions


2016

November: Simuvac Projects, Brooklyn (solo show)

Hercules Artist Studio Program Launch exhibition

2015  
Les Nuits Photographiques #5, Pavillon Carré de Beaudouin, Paris, FR
Seder Olam, The Drefler Gallery at Musrara, Jerusalem, curated by Yael Brandt, IL
Metropolis: City-Live Tissue, Youth Wing at Haifa Museum, curated by Adi Shelach, IL
Hunter MFA Thesis Show, 205 Hudson Gallery, NYC, NY
New Work New York, curated by Kat Griefen, Brooklyn, NY
Outside a Box, Hosted by ARTrium at The Grace Building, NYC, NY

2014  Room Plan, 205 Hudson Gallery, NYC curated by Megan Hines and Isaac Aden, essay by Joseph Gross, NY

2012
International Photography Festival #2, curated by Nili Goren, Jaffa, IL
Search Engine, Center for Contemporary Art Tel Aviv, curated by Sergio Edelsztein and Hila Cohen-Schneiderman, IL

2011
The Schöppingen Experience, Artists’ Village Schöppingen foundation, DE
Fresh Paint #4, Contemporary Art Fair, Tel Aviv (Independent Artists’ Greenhouse) IL

2010  You Fail! Galerie Pro Arte, Hallein, AT

2009  Graduation Show, Hamidrasha School of Art, Beit Berl College, IL

Residencies And Awards


2016-2018

Hercules Artist Studio Program, NYC

2016

Vermont Studio Center, VT (upcoming October) 

Fountainhead Residency, Miami FL

Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL; Residency #160 with Josiah McElheny 

2015  Artist-in-Residence fellowship at Scuplture Space, Utica, NY

2011  Artist-in-Residence grant at the Artists’ Village Schöppingen foundation, North-Rhine Westphalia, DE

2009  Award for Excellent Achievements in Art from Hamidrasha school of Art, Beit Berl College, IL

 

Articles & Reviews
 

  • Doug Bierend, The Decline of Rural America, Captured in Replicas of Decaying Homes (Interview), Wired Magazine, June 2014
  • High Touch: Tactile Design and Visual Exploration, Gestalten, August 2012
  • Jennifer Pappas, Explore the Identity of Decay (Interview), Hi Fructose Magazine, Vol. 22, January 2012
  • Belinda Lanks, Decaying Houses Made Into Awesome Miniature Models (Interview), FastCompany.com, September 2011
  • Sigrid Winkler-Borck, Perception and Illusion (Interview), Westfälische Nachrichten, August 2011
  • A5 magazine, Home, issue #11, May 2011
  • Dana Gilerman, Fresh Fresh, Calcalist Magazine, April 2011
  • Smadar Sheffi, Chilly in the Greenhouse, Haaretz, April 2011