Gabriela Vainsencher was born in Buenos Aires, raised in Tel Aviv, and currently lives in Brooklyn. She received her MFA from Hunter College in 2016. Past solo and two-person exhibitions include Hanina Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel; Musée d’Art Moderne André Malraux, Le Havre, France; Parker’s Box Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; NurtureArt, NY; and La Chambre Blanche, Québec City, Canada. Her work has been included in group exhibitions including Bergamo Modern and Contemporary Art, Italy; Kunstforening, Tromsø, Norway; Pierogi gallery, Brooklyn, NY, The Freies Museum, Berlin and The National Gallery of Saskatchewan, Canada. Residencies include Yaddo, The Atlantic Center for the Arts (USA), Triangle Arts Association (France), and La Chambre Blanche (Canada).
In 2019 A.I.R. Gallery in Brooklyn, NY will present a solo exhibition of Vainsencher’s work.
Vainsencher is the founder of the Morning Drawing Residency, writes about art for Hyperallergic, Title Magazine and Tohu magazine. She also teaches art at Williams College, in Williamstown, MA and at the Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College, NY.
You can see her work at gabrielavainsencher.com
Ofri Cnaani is an artist and educator. She works in time-based media, live-cinema performances, and large-scale installations. She also teaches at the School of Visual Arts and International Center of Photography (ICP) in New YorK.
Cnaani’s exhibitions and performances include: Metropolitan Museum of Art , PS1/MoMA, NYC; BMW Guggenheim Lab, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem; Israel National Library, Jerusalem; Tel-Aviv Museum, among many others.