Barry Frydlender

Barry Frydlender

BARRY FRYDLENDER
Born 1954, Tel Aviv, Israel
Lives and works in Tel Aviv

EDUCATION
1976 - 1980 Section of Film and Television, University of Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014

Yaffo - Tel Aviv, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York NY 

2011
Travelogue in Pictures, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

2008
Israel: Present Perfect, The Jewish Museum, Paris

2007
Place and Time, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Barry Frydlender: Pictures 1994-2006, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

2006
New Work, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

2005
Rencontres de la Photographie, 36th Edition, Arles, France

2004
The Fourth Dimension, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

1987
Photographs 1982-1987, Photography Center of Athens, Athens, Greece

1985
Café Kassit, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1983
Café Kassit, Nikon Gallery, London, England

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013
Perchance to Dream, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY
The Compromised Land: Recent Photography and Video from Israel, Neuberger Museum of Art, NY

2012
A Prayer is a Prayer is a Prayer, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY
Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, Toronto, Canada
Emerging Realities, GE World Headquarters, Fairfield, CT

2011
From the Recent Past: New Acquisitions, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

2009
Hugging and Wrestling, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland
Vague Terrain, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY
From There to Here, Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2008
War As a Way of Life, The 18th Street Arts Center, Los Angeles, CA
Real Time: Art in Israel 1998 – 2008, The Israel Museum
Access to Israel II, The Jewish Museum, Frankfurt
Dateline Israel: New Photography and Video Art, The Jewish Museum Berlin
Art of the State, The Jewish Museum, Amsterdam
Access to Israel I, The Jewish Museum, Frankfurt
@60.art.israel.world, Judah L. Magnes Museum, Berkeley, CA
A Matter of Time, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY
Dateline Israel: Recent Photography and Video, The Jewish Museum of Maryland

2007
Dateline Israel: New Photography and Video Art, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY
Moods and Modes in Israeli Photography, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
Engagement: Israeli Photography Now, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
Current Visions, Inside Israel (Part 2), Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

2006
Art of Living, The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA
DISENGAGEMENT, curated by Nili Goren, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

2005
New Work / New Acquisitions, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
The New Hebrews: A Century of Art in Israel, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
Chaim-Life: Israel through the Photographer’s Lens, The Laurie M. Tisch Gallery, The Jewish Community Center (JCC), New York, NY

2004
Current Visions, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY
Water, Water Everywhere, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

2003
Here and Elsewhere, Passage de Retz, Paris, France
Youth Love, Riding Power Station, Tel Aviv, Israel
Young Israeli Art, The Jacques and Eugenie O’Hana Collection, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
Public Space, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

2002
Chilufim: Exchange of Artists and Art, Israel Museum (Jerusalem), Herzliya Museum of Art, Israel
Kunstmuseum Bonn, Kaiser Wilhelm Museum (Krefeld), Museum am Ostwall (Dortmund)
Explora Digital Art, Kalisher Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

2001
Tel Aviv-Berlin: New Media Experience, NOVALOG, Berlin, Germany

1999
Urban Landscape, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

1998
Double Rivage, Centre Regional d'Art Contemporain, Sete, France
After Rabin: New Art From Israel, The Jewish Museum, New York
4 Artists, Le Quartier Centre Regional d'Art Contemporain, Quimper, France
Mad Media, Arad Museum, Arad, Israel

1997
Ainsi De Suite, Centre Regional d'Art Contemporain, Sete, France
A Delicate Balance, The Light Factory Gallery, Charlotte, NC

1996
Black Holes: The White Locus, Haifa Museum, Haifa, Israel

1994
Black Holes: The White Locus, International Biennale of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Anxiety, Ramat Gan Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan, Israel
Art Focus, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1991
New Acquisitions, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
Patterns of Jewish Life, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany

1989
Warm Light, Helsinki Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland

1987
City Light, Art Gallery, Goldsmith College, London University

1986
The Israeli Photography Biennial, Museum of Art, Ein Harod, Israel

1985
From the Bible Till Now: 3000 Years of Art, Grande Palais, Paris

1982
Floods of Light, Photographers Gallery, London, England

MONOGRAPHS
Barry Frydlender: Place and Time. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Text by Peter Galassi.
Barry Frydlender: Down Here. The Tel Aviv Museum of Art. Text by Moshe Ninio, and Zvi Szir.
Barry Frydlender; Israel: Présent Composé. Musée d’art et d’histoire du Judaïsme. Text by Moshe Ninio, and Laurence Sigal.

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2012
Winograd, Annabelle. “Meeting Place,” Artforum.com, March 7, 2012

2011
Baskind, Samantha & Larry Silver. “Jewish Art: A Modern History,” Reaktion Books, 2011
Exhibition Review, Artnews, September 2011
Meyers, William. “Seeing Double and More”, Wall Street Journal, May 21, 2011

2010
Wei, Lily. “Where History Becomes Art,” Art In America, January 2010

2009
Litt, Stephen. “”Exhibit on Israel is First Rate,” The Cleveland Plain Dealer, December 12, 2009

2008
Rothschild, Adam. “Barry Frydlender’s Pitzutziya,” Gastronomica, Winter 2008
MoMA: Highlights since 1980. The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2008
Vetrocq, Marcia. “Rules of Engagement,” Art in America, June / July 2008
Bronner, Ethan. “A Synthesis Into Modernity In Israel,” International Herald Tribune, May 21, 2008
Bronner, Ethan. “Artists Absorb Israel’s Six Decades, Move On,” The New York Times, May 19, 2008

2007
“International Snapshot,” Hadassah Magazine, December 2007
Sheets, Hilarie M., “Barry Frydlender, Museum of Modern Art,” ARTnews, September, p. 150-151
“Almanac 2007: Israel,” Arts Asia Pacific, p. 156-157B
Woodward, Richard B. “Theater of Combat,” ARTNews, March, p. 120- 125
Grosz, David. “Conflict in High Resolution,” The New York Sun, March 15
Camhi, Leslie. “Art; Fragments of Israel, Assembled Into a Whole,” The New York Times, May 13
Yarnell, Kolby. “Snapshots of One Place & 100 Times,” The New York Sun, May 17
Grosz, David. “From Shore to Gursky, Part II,” ArtInfo, June 6
Eskin, Blake. “Wider Angle: Barry Frydlender’s Panoramic Take on Israel,” Nextbook, June 27
Wolff, Rachel. “The Annotated Artwork,” New York Magazine, July 30, p. 72-73
Roalf, Peggy. “Mysteries of Life in Israel Revealed,” Design Art Daily, May 17
Woodward, Richard B. “Composites of the Real World,” Aperture Magazine, Summer

2006
Aletti, Vince. “Barry Frydlender,” The New Yorker, May 8, 2006, p. 14
Kleeblatt, Norman. “Israel’s Traumas and Dreams,” Art in America, May, p. 106-113, 115
Grosz, David. “Hard Lines and Gentle Curves,” Arts & Letters, The New York Sun, April 27
Camhi, Leslie. “Multiple Perspectives,” The Village Voice, April 19-25, p. 72
Woodward, Richard B. “Altered States”, ARTnews, March, p. 104-109

2005
Wolinski, Natacha. “Photo Reportage,” Beaux Arts, November, p. 78-85
Leffingwell, Edward. “Barry Frydlender at Andrea Meislin,” Art in America, April, p. 154
Woodward, Richard B. “Reality Bytes,” ARTnews, February, p. 108, 110-111

2004
Frankel, Stephen Robert. “Barry Frydlender Review”, Art on Paper, November/December
Goddard, Donald. “Art Reviews”, New York Art World Online, October
Calendar Feature, The New York Sun, October 7, p. 17
Camhi, Leslie. “Life in the Unholy Holy Land,” The Forward, October 1, p. 12-13
Aletti, Vince. “An Israeli Photographer and His Panoramic Time Machines,”
The Village Voice, September 15-21, p. 94
Baqué, Dominique. “Ici, la-bas et ailleurs,” Artpress, no. 297, January, p. 90

AWARDS
2010
The Sandberg Prize for Israeli Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

2001
The Leon Constantiner Prize for Photography, Tel Aviv Museum of Art

1985
The Gérard Lévy Prize for a Young Photographer, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

COLLECTIONS
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA
The Jewish Museum, New York, NY
The Museum of Contemporary of Art, Los Angeles, CA
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
The National Collection of Contemporary Art (FNAC), Paris
The Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

Press

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