2002-2004   Master, Reinwardt Academie Amsterdam
the Netherlands
1985-1988   Graduate, Hamidrash (Beit Berl) School of Art
Ramat-Hasharon, Israel

Rotem Reshef is an abstract action painter based in New York and Tel Aviv.

Her most recent solo shows include "Intervals" an outdoor wall Mural is currently on view at the Artist House, Tel Aviv, "Time Traveler Part II: Compass" at Kwan Fong Gallery in the California Lutheran University and the group show "Still Moving" at the Gray Space Gallery, Santa Barbara California, part of "70.70.70" exhibitions, celebrating 70 years to the State of Israel. Recently Reshef participated in the solo shows: "Something Blue", at Alessandro Berni Gallery in Chelsea, New York and “Time Traveler”, the first in this series, at the Tall Wall Space in the University of La Verne, California (2017). In 2016 Reshef exhibited in the dual exhibition "Phantom Stream" at Kibbutz Be'eri gallery, the solo exhibition “Control l Release”, ArtSpace Tel Aviv and in 2015, “Making a Mark”, School of Visual Arts, New York. She also participated in several group shows including “I was Here” at the Cuckoo’s Next, Tel Aviv, “In My Garden” at the art space in the West Village, New York, "Aiming for Touch(down)" at P8 gallery, Tel Aviv (2017), “Collective Memory”, New York-Glasgow-Dublin (2016), “Italia Docet | Laboratorium” as part of the Venice Biennale, Italy (2015), “Scope Art Fair”, Miami Beach (2015), “30th Annual Tallahassee International Exhibition”, FSU Museum of Art, Florida (2015), “53rd International Exhibition”, San Diego Art Institute (2015) and more. In the coming months Reshef will exhibit “Time Traveler Part II – Compass” at the American Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, California, among others.

Reshef is a graduate of Hamidrasha Art college, Israel (1988), and holds a Master degree from Reinwardt Academie, Amsterdam (2004). Reshef won an Honorable Mention in LICC, London International Creative Competition (2014), she won the first prize in Art & Business category at Arte Laguna competition, Italy (2010) and is also the recipient of the 'Promising Young Artist’ scholarship from America-Israel Cultural Foundation (1987). In 2015 Reshef participated in the residency program at the School of Visual Arts (SVA), NY. Her works are found in private collections in USA, Israel and Australia.


Solo exhibitions:

2018, Still Moving, dual exhibition, Gray Space Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA 

2018, Compass, Kwan Fong Gallery of Art and Culture, Thousand Oaks, CA 

2017, Something Blue, Alessandro Berni Gallery, New York, NY 

2017, Time Traveler, University of La Verne, CA 

2016, Phantom Stream, dual exhibition, Kibbutz Be'eri Gallery, Israel 

2016, Control | Release, Art Space TLV, Tel-Aviv, Israel 

2015, Making a Mark, SVA, New York, NY

2010, Breadths of Spirit , Artists´ House, Tel-Aviv, Israel 

2009, Orange Sunset, The Heder Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel 


Group exhibitions:

2018, 70.70.70. 70 Years to the State of Israel, Jewish Federation, Santa Barbara, CA 

2017, i was here, Cuckoo's Nest, Tel Aviv, Israel 

2017, 9xArtist Walls, Art Space TLV, Tel Aviv, Israel

2017, In My Garden, West Village, New York, NY

2017, Aiming for touch(down), P8 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

2016, Collective Memory, Travelling exhibition, NY-Glasgow-Dublin

2016, Secret Art #8, Mani House, Tel Aviv, Israel 

2016, Plaster 4, Art for Physicians for Human Rights, Tel Aviv, Israel

2016, Iran Iran, Kaye College' Gallery, Be'er-Sheva, Israel 

2015, Scope Miami Beach, Miami, FL

2015, (Re)envisioning art's aura in the age of turbocapitalism, New York, NY 

2015, Italia Docet | Laboratorium, Venice Biennale, Italy 

2015, Artist Wall, Art Space TLV, Tel Aviv, Israel 

2015, Summer Time, Art Space TLV, Tel Aviv, Israel 

2015, The 30th Annual Tallahassee International Exhibition, FSU Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, FL 

2015, Refresh, Florentin45 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel 

2015, The 53rd International Exhibition, San Diego Art Institute, CA 

2015, 9xArtist's Walls, Art Space TLV, Tel-Aviv, Israel 

2014, Emergence 2014, Gallerie Myrtis, Baltimore, MD

2014, A : / > fomat, Art Space TLV, Tel-Aviv, Israel 

2014, Nature vs. Media, [during Sundance], Park City, Utah

2013, A Picnic and Smokes, QF Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2012, A special project of art&fasion, a collaboration of @60" & MCM, Luxury Bags, Art Basel Miami, Miami, FL

2010, The International Artists at Home and Abroad Exhibition Series – November&December, the Broadway Gallery, NYC, NY

2010, Fresh Paint, The Heder Gallery Artists, Tel-Aviv, Israel 

2010, 4th International Arte Laguna Prize, Venice Arsenale, finalists exhibition, Italy

2009, Ain’t no Sunshine when she’s gone, the 4th Floor, Tel Aviv, Israel 

2009, Painting-Law, The Heder Galery, Tel Aviv, Israel 

2006, Inaugural Exhibition, Susan Eley Fine Art, NY


Awards, Grants and Residencies:

2015 SVA's Summer Residency Program, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY 

2014, Honorable Mention in LICC, London International Creative Competition

2010, Special prize, 4th International Arte Laguna competition, Italy

1987, Scholarship for a promising young artist, America-Israel Cultural Foundation



Private collections in USA, Israel, Europe and Australia