EDUCATION
1989-1993 B.F.A., Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem
1991 Student Exchange Program, Cooper Union School of Art, New York
SOLO SHOWS
2015 Life and Death of a Star , Michael Fuchs Gallery, Berlin , Germany
2014
“Once Every Thing Was Much Better Even the Future”, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York
2012
“Mother,” Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York
2011 “Genius,” Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York
2008 “Nova 7,” Alon Segev Gallery, Israel
2007 “Faded Heartache,” Davide Gallo Gallery , Berlin
2006 “You Are Not Alone,” Jack Shainman Gallery, New York
2005 “Forever,” Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv
“Luna a Las Vegas,” Alon Segev Gallery, Tel Aviv
2001 “Destiny’s Days,” Rosenfeld Gallery ,Tel Aviv
2000 “Heroes’ Tears,” The Borowsky Gallery at the Gershman Y, Philadelphia
“Controversial Innocence,” Rosenfeld Gallery, Tel Aviv
“Nir Hod,” Liebman Magnan Gallery, New York
1999 “Forever,” Lime Light Club, New York
1998 “Forever,” Liebman Magnan Gallery, New York
“Forever Young” Miami-Dade Community College, Wolfson Galleries, Miami
1997  “DOHRIN: The Last Painting,” The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan, Israel
“A Souvenir from November,” Mary Fauzi Gallery, Tel Aviv
1996  “The Brush of the Heart,” Noga Gallery of Contemporary Art ,Tel Aviv
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 Art Goes Logomo, Markasiini Contemporary, Turko, Finland
Flaming June VII. Gavlak Gallery, Los Angels
Opulent Landscapes, De Buck Gallery, New York
AnonimX: The End of the Privacy Era, Haifa Museum of Art
2016 Greek Gotham, Dio Horia gallery, Mykonos, Greek
SOMETHING, Berry Campbell Gallery, New York
2015 Prima Facie, Works From Igal Ahouvi Art Collection The Babel Trilogy, Part 4, The Genia Schreiber University Art Gallery, Tel Aviv
Superwoman , Petach Tikva Museum, Israel
Winter in America, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York
2014 Look At Me: Portraiture From Manet To The Present, Leila Heller Gallery, New York
2013 A l’etage au found Upstairs in the back, Galerie Aveline Antiquaire, Paris
FLAG’s 5th Anniversary, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York
The Concept of Baroque in Contemporary Art, Henrik Springmann Gallery, Berlin
Calligraffiti 1984 – 2013, Leila Heller Gallery, New York
Amor Fati, Pioneer Works Center for Art and Innovation, Brooklyn New York
“LADIES & GENTS”, Salomon Contemporary, New York
2012 “BAD FOR YOU”, Curated by Beth Dewoody Rudin, Shirazu Gallery, London
2011 Permanent Collection at the New Building, Tel Aviv Museum, Israel
2010 “Art Basel Miami Beach,” Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York
“Plank Road,” Salomon Contemporary, New York“
Natural Renditions,” Marlborogh Gallery, New York
“Pink”, curated by Beth Dewoody Rudin, Gavlak Gallery, Plam Beach
“Monuments in time,” Michael Schultz Gallery, Beijing
2009 “Wall Rockets: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha,” curated by Lisa Dennison, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo New York
2008 “As is , Contemporary art in Israel,” Complesso del Vittoriano Museum, Rome
“Israeli art now,” Naomi Arin Gallery , Las Vegas
“Wall Rockets: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha,” curated by Lisa Dennison The FLAG Art Foundation, New York“
Art of State, Contemporary Photography and Video Art from Israel ,” The Jewish Historical Museum, Amsterdam
“Access to Israel part 1 and part 2,” The Jewish Museum, Frankfurt, Germany
“Eventually We’ll Die,” Herzliya Museum, Israel
“We go in circles in the dark and are consumed by fire,’’ Spaceother Gallery, Boston
“The luxury of love,” Vanina Holasek Gallery, New York
2007 “Irrational Exuberance,” Maddox Arts Gallery , London
“Arte e Omosessualità,” PALAZZO DELLA RAGIONE, Milan
“Sex and Sensuality,” Salomon Contemporary Warehouse, East Hampton, New York
2006 “East Meets Pop,” Nathan A. Bernstein Gallery, New York
“Poiesis,” Jack Shainman Gallery, New York
2005 “The New Hebrews – A Century of Art in Israel,” Martin-Gropius-Bau Museum, Berlin
2004 “Rose c’est la vie: On Flowers in Contemporary Art,” Tel Aviv Museum of Art
Stop & Stor”, LUXE Gallery, New York
“Pets, Time for Art (Zman Le’Omanut),” Israeli Art Center, Tel Aviv
“Love is in the Air: Images of Romantic Love in Contemporary Israeli Art, Time for Art (Zman Le’Omanut),” Israeli Art Center, Tel Aviv
2003 “Wonderyears: New reflections on the Shoa and Nazism in Israel,” Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst (NGBK), Berlin
Künstraum Kreuzberg / Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
2002 “9-11: One Year Later, The New York Historical Society,” New York
2001 “Uncommon Threads: Contemporary Artists and Clothing,” Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
“Between Earth and Heaven: New Classical Movements in the Art Today,” Museum of Modern Art, Ostend, Belgium
1998 “Manly,” Art in General, New York
“Gallery Artists,” Liebman Magnan Gallery, New York
“Cutting Edge: Style, Psychosis and the Ethics of Self,” Robert Sandelson Gallery, London
“1998 Uniform,” Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
“After Rabin: New Art from Israel,” The Jewish Museum, New York
“Bamot: The Building, Destruction and Restoration of High Places – Israel 1948-1998,”The Vienna Jewish Museum, Vienna“
The Lesser Light,” The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1997 “Fantasy,” Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Herzliya, Israel
1996 “Desert Cliché: Israel Now – Local Images,” traveling exhibition, Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, Florida; Grey Art Gallery & Study Center of New York University, New York Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta; Yerba Buena Center for the Art, San Francisco
1995 “In Construction, The Haifa Museum of Art,” Haifa, Israel“Windows,” The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1994 “MetaSex 94: Identity, Body and Sexuality,” Ein Harod Museum of Art, Ein Harod, Israel; Bat Yam Museum of Art, Bat Yam, Israel
Transit, Alternative Space at the Central Bus Station,” Tel Aviv
1993 “Antipathos: Black Humor, Irony and Cynicism in Contemporary Israeli Art,” The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
2017

Los Angeles Times, No wallflowers here: Sparks fly when art mingles on the walls of ‘Flaming June VII’, By David Pagel 

Tablet Magazine, The Chosen Ones, Interview with Artist Nir Hod, By Periel Aschenbrand

Wallpaper, Spinning a yarn: Angela Missoni turns her hand to performance art and craft, By Ann Binlot

2016

FORBES, Gwyneth Paltrow’s Art Advisor Maria Brito Collaborates On Handbag Collection With Artist Nir Hod, By Ann Binlot, AUG 2016
ARTINFO, Aspen Art Museum’s ArtCrush BY TAYLOR DAFOE | AUG 08 2016
ARTNET Aspen ArtCrush It has grown from a fundraiser into a seasonal phenomenon.KatHerimman, AUG 2016
CNN GREEK, Greece as New York. H report Greek Gotham brings contemporary art in Mykonos
DONNA MAGAZINE,SeptemberIssue 2016
OBSERVER,  Mykonos Art Gallery Hosts New York Works, By Wayne Northcross
THE NEW YORK TIMES, How New York Artists Interpret Greek Words By HANNAH SELIGSO, JULY 2016
NEW YORK MAGAZINE, Donald Trump, the Muse: How 6 Artists Are Capturing the GOP Candidate By Michael Slenske, July 2016
FOOTWEARNEWS, John Varvatos Turns To Vintage Rock ‘N’ Roll & A Faraway Beach For Spring ’17 Inspiration, By Margaret Sutherlin / July 11 2016
CULTURED Magazine, INSTANT ESSAY: NIR HOD Q&A | JUN 2016 | BY KAT HERRIMAN
CULTURED Magazine, CREATIVE KISMET By Michael SlenskeAprilMayIssue2016
HAARETZ, Putting FacesthroughTheirPacesByTal Niv APR 28
WHITEWALL MAGAZINE, Maria Brito Taps Nir Hod for Handbag Collection By Charlotte Boutboul MAR 07 2016
SURFACE MAGAZINE, Smoke Signal, By CourtneykenefickJanuary

2015
The New York Times, Sunday Styles, Arena, High Lights From TMagazieDecember 20, 2015
Interview Magazine, Art Wares Issue Dec 2015
WallPaper, Michael Fuchs creates a fictional, art-filled apartment for H.D. Buttercup  BY Charlotte Jansen DEC 2015 
The New York Times, Five Artist-Designed Objects — That Cost (Much) Less Than Canvases, Genius Scarves By Nicholas Haramisdec. 14, 2015
TABLET Magazine, Nir Hod Making It:Mother Volume 1 – Issue 1  By David Samuels, December 2015
ArtInfo, Drug Mirrors, Trippy Skateboards At Paul Kasmin’s Miami Shop, December 1, 2015
The New York Times, Art Basel Miami Beach Shopping Events, By ALISON S. COHNDEC. 2, 2015
Forbes, Miami Madness, What to do during Art Basel in Miami Beach 2015
HifructoseMagazine, Nir Hod Paints Scornful Children by Roxanne Goldberg 
New York Magazine, My Favorite Things By Trupti Rami, September 2015
The New York Times Magazine. Can You Match These Artists With Their Childhood Works?By Kat Herriman and Gay Gassmann. AUG. 27, 2015
Berlin ArtLink, Interview // Nir Hod: The Life and Death of a Star. Interviewby Alison Hugill
Cultured Magazine, 15 Minutes with Nir Hod Q&A, Mar 2015 by Tali Jaffe
2014
W Magazine, The Art and Fashion Issue, Secondary Market November 26, 2014 by Kat Herriman
The  Paris  Review,  Dan  Piepenbring  reports  on  Once  Everything  Was  Much  Better
Even  the  Future,october 2014
Modern  Painters,  Where  Have  All  The  Rock  Stars  Gone?  A  Conversation  with  Nir  Hod,  September  2014
Blouin  ArtInfo,  Slideshow:  Nir  Hod  at  Paul  Kasmin  Gallery,  September  2014
Blouin  ArtInfo,  Nir  Hod:  Everything  Was  Once  Better  Even the  Future, September  2014
Whitewall,  Top  Exhibitions  Opening  Up  This  Week,  September  2014
Style.com,  10  NYFW  Events  That  Combine  Art  and  Fashion,  September  2014
Artlog Featuring  Nir  Hod,  September  2014
New  York  Observer/Culture,  10  Things  to  Do  in  New  York’s  Art World  Before  September 14,  September  2014
Artsy,  Nir  Hod:  Once  Everything  Was  Much  Better  Even the  Future,  September  2014
ArtNet News,  Nir  Hod  discusses  the  art  of  creative  destruction  with  Yigal  Azrouël,  September 2014
The  Creators  Project,  Nir  Hod’s  Monumental  Snow  Globe  Sculpture  Melds  Beauty  and  Machinery,  September  2014
Time  Out  New  York,  Nir  Hod’s
Once  Everything  Was  Much  Better  Even the  Futureis  one  of  Time  Out  NY’s  critics’  picks,  September  2014
W  Magazine,  Behind  the  Mirror,  September  2014
Wall Street International, Look at Me: Portraiture from Manet to the Present, May 19, 2014
Berlin Art Link, Nir Hod, By Lucia Love, April 2014
The New York Times, The Ring Cycle: Coasters’ Star Turn, By Julie Lasky, March 26 2014
Whitewall Magazine, Nir Hod is featured in Whitewall Magazine’s Spring 2014 issue
Interview Magazine,  Nir Hod shares his favorite things with Interview Magazine,By Allyson Shiffman, February 2014
Yediot Achronot, Economist, successful Israeli Artists Market Aboard, By Dana Gillerman,January 2014
2013 Nuvo Magazine, Nir Hod, Eyes Wide Open, By Simona Rabinovitch, 15th Anniversary issue, winter 2013
Globs, By Hagit Peleg Rothem, December 19 2013
Financial Times “The Art Market: Strong Sales at Art Basel Miami Beach” Georgina Adam, December 13 2013
Sotheby’s Blogs “Israeli Artists in the Spotlight at Art Basel Miami” Jennifer Roth, December 12 2013
Art Observed “AO Recap and Photoset: Art Basel Miami Beach, December 3rd-8th, 2013” Daniel Creahan, December 10 2013
The Opsis,Art Basel Miami 2013, Dec 10 2013
Y Net News “Nir Hod Work Sells for $1M at US Art Show” Adi Gold, December 9 2013
Florida Trend, Art Basel Miami: Overwhelming, but worth it, By Joyce Edmondson Dec 8 2013
Hamptons Art Hub “Art Basel Miami Beach Opens: Part 1” Pat Rogers, December 7 2013
Miami Herald “13 Things You Better Not Miss at Basel” December 7 2013
Blouin Artinfo “Slideshow: Art Basel Miami Beach Week in Pictures” December 6 2013
Complex “50 Must-See Art Pieces at Art Basel Miami Beach 2013” Leigh Silver, December 6 2013
The Art Newspaper “Just How Fresh Can You Get?” Julia Halperin, December 6 2013
Wall Street Journal “In Miami, Crowds and Confidence” Kelly Crow, December 5 2013
Miami Herald “Art Lovers Make a Rush for Opening of VIP Basel” Jane Wooldridge, December 4 2013
ELLE Magazine, Make Like Meriwether and Add Some Humor to Your Home, By Amanda FitzSimons,
October 22, 2013
COOL HUNTING, “Genius Nicolai” “Genius Nicolai” by Nir Hod by Kat Herriman 02 August 2013
INTERVIEW MAGAZINE,”Nir Hod and the important of narcissism “, By Allyson Shiffman, July 2013
GOTHAM, Limited Edition Nir Hod Sculptures, By Simona Rabinovich, July 29, 2013
ARTINFO, “Nir Hod’s Melancholic “Genius” Now Available for the China Cabinet”, By Janelle Zara January 14, 2013
WHITEHOT MAGAZINE, May 2013: Frieze NY Art Fair in Photos, By Michael Anderson, 5.13.2013
YEDIOT HACHRONOT, Lecture at the Tel Aviv Museum, By Lilit Wagner, 4.18.2013
ISRAEL TODAY, This Child is Me, By Maya Cohen, 4.18.2013
ART NEWS, Painting Auschwitz Blue, By Robin Cembalest, Jan 10 2013
2012 DOCUMENT MAGAZINE  No 27 “Never Seen Geniuses” Interview with Amy Phelan, September 2012
NEW YORK TIMES, Where Bronze Transforms Into Fine Art, By Nicole Gates Anderson, September 06 2012
VOUGE, “APT with LSD: Kyle DeWoody” June 23, 2012EDINBURG ARTS JOURNAL, “NEW YORK,” Hicklin Aaron, May 2012
LADY GLOBS MAGAZINE, “Nir Hod”,  Roy Fire and Tal Peer, May 2012
ARTINFO, “The Taste Maker”, “Genius” Artist Nir Hod Shares His Penchant for Pizza and Israeli Sandals by Ann Binlot, April 23, 2012
THE FORWARD, “Nir Hod Focuses on Mother’s Anguish,” Amand Lisa, April 13, 2012
THE STANDARD CULTURE, “Susan Kirschbaum Gets Her Friends Naked”, by Susan Kirschbaum, April 13, 2012
MUSAF YEDIOT HAHRONOT, “In The Shadow”  Adi Gold, march 30, 2012
HUFFINGTON POST, “Nir Hod, the Artist Behind the Genius Children, Unveils Mother,” Fabricant Annie,  March 27, 2012
TABLET, “Holocaust Imagery as Art,”  Cembalest, Robin, March 26, 2012
WHITEHOT MAGAZINE, “Mother: Interview with Nir Hod,” Becker Noah, March 2012
THE JEWISH WEEK, “Where Beauty and Death Collide,”  Herschthal, Eric March 27, 2012
LOVE MAGAZINE, “Nir Hod”  Herschthal, Eric Spring / Summer 2012
NEW YORK POST, “Imagining victim’s ‘Mother’, by GREGORY E. MILLER, March 23, 2012
TIME OUT NEW YORK, “Critic’s picks, the five best events this week”, Paul Kasmin Gallery, 22, 2012
TIME OUT NEW YORK, “Nir Hod Spring’s Top 20 Art Exhibitions,” Helle Howard, February 28, 2012
2011 WALL STREET JOURNAL, Gamerman Ellen “The Changing Face of Portraits”  Gamerman Ellen August 5
WHITEHOT MAGAZINE,  “Nir Hod: Genius”,  By Jill Conner July 2011
OUT MAGAZINE, Hicklin, Aaron “Nir Hod: A Rising Israeli Artist Engages in Some Baby Talk” , Hicklin Aaron June 2011
ART OBSERVED, “AO On Site – New York: Nir Hod “Genius” opening at Paul Kasmin Gallery; with an interview with the artist by -S. Murg June 18th, 2011
UNBIEGE “Portraits of the CEO as a Young Man: Nir Hod’s Budding Geniuses” , By Stephanie Murg on June 17, 2011
MUSAF YEDIOT HAHRONOT, “Hod and More” , Adi Gold, June 17 2011
GOTHAM MAGAZINE, “Artist Profile: Nir Hod” Joey Schlank June 20 2011
WHITEWALL MAGAZINE, “Nir Hod’s “Genius”,  By Danielle Dobies, June 08 2011
ART IN AMERICA, Slenske, Michael “The Kids Are Alright? The Paintings of Nir Hod,” Slenske Michael  May 16, 2011
INTERVIEW MAGAZINE, Kim, Sebastian “Child’s Play,” I Kim Sebastian May 2011
ARTLOG, Cigarette-Wielding Baby Geniuses”  April 2011
2010 The art News Paper” By Jane Morris. Market, Issue 223, April 2010
PROGRAMA MAGAZINE, Legal Alienns, Spring 2010
2009 BLACK BOOK MAGAZINE, “Nothing is More Narcotic From the Past”  May 2009
BUFFALO NEWS, ‘’Wall Rockets’ at Albright-Knox celebrates artist Ed Ruscha”,  By ColinDabkowski August 10, 2009
ELLE DECOR RUSSIA, By Claire Smith, june 2009
HAHARETZ, “Portrait of the Artist”,  HameiriYham March 2009
2008 DOSSIER MAGAZINE, Wall Rockets: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha at the FLAG”, by Karen Bookatz October 9, 2008
2007 THE NEW YORK OBSERVER,Culture Party by Meredith Bryan, August 27 2007
2005
“Nir Hod: Forever,” Tel Aviv Museum of Art, 2005 (exhibition catalogue)
FINANCIAL TIMES DEUTSCH LAND, Gelobtes Kriegsland, By Vera Gorgen, June 2005
Der Tagesspiegel, Maschinenpistolen im Kronleuchter, By Von Peter Von Becker, June 2005
1999 FLASH ART, “Nir Hod,”  Turner Grady Oct 1999 Sirmans, Franklin
ART IN AMERICA, “Nir Hod at LiebmanMagnan,”  Sirmans Franklin January 1999
“Forever Young,” Wolfson Galleries, Miami-Dade Community College, Tami Katz-Freiman, Miami, 1999 (exhibition catalogue)
1998 THE HERALD, “Exhibitcelebrateunusual Portraits” By Elisa Turner, November 27, 1998
1997 THE NEW YORK TIMES, “Israelis Who Put Acid in the Milk-and-Honey Formula,” Glueck, Grace November 28, 1997
1996 Village Voice “Short List“

 



PUBLICATIONS

2016

                                                                      

ONCE EVERYTHING WAS MUCH BETTER EVEN THE FUTURE

Once Everything Was Much Better Even The Future, 2015 Hardcover 119 pages

This catalogue was published on the occasion of the exhibition Once Everything Was Much Better Even The Future, September 11 to October 25, 2014. Included in this volume are an introductory essay, alongside installation and plate images from Genius (2011), Mother (2012) and Once Everything Was Much Better Even the Future (2014) exhibitions at Paul Kasmin Gallery.

2005 Book of an exhibition held at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art 2005.
Hard cover 236 pages, English and Hebrew
2000 “Last Letters to Anna” Album, Helicon Records, 2000
1999 Catalogue 1999
1997 “FOREVER” Keter Publication House, 1997 Hard Cover 122 Pages