EINAV

MEKORI

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Education:
2004-2006 Glass Major - Craft & Design Program, Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Oakville, Ontario, Canada; 2001-2003 Majored in Glass and Sculpture - Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

Selected Exhibitions:
2009 International Art Fair, SOFA Chicago 2008, Represented by Hawk Galleries, Chicago, USA; 2009 BIGG: Breakthrough Ideas in Global Glass Steuben's Flagship Store, New York, NY, USA; 2009 BIGG: Breakthrough Ideas in Global Glass, OSU Urban Arts Space and Hawk Galleries, Columbus, Ohio, USA; 2009 Come Up To My Room, collaborative work by Erin Mccutcheon, André Wejsmann, Annie Tung and Einav Mekori, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 2009 Gone Hunting, collaborative work by Einav Mekori and Annie Tung, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 2008 Beautifully Crafted, National Glass Centre (NGC), Sunderland, UK; 2008 International Art Fair, SOFA Chicago 2008, Represented by Lafreniere & Pai Gallery, Chicago, USA; 2008 OCC Awards Winners 2008 Exhibition, Ontario Crafts Council, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 2008 Lindsay Craig and Einav Mekori Exhibition, Lafreniere & Pai Gallery, Ottawa, Canada; 2008 Update – Harbourfront Artist- in- Resident Exhibition Biennial, Ontario Craft Council Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 2008 Artists-in-Residence Exhibition, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 2007 IIDEX Convention 2007, MOB (Modern Object of Beauty) Booth, Direct Energy Center, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 2007 Varied Approaches, Harbourfront Centre Glass Studio Exhibition *new* Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 2007 Cross Canada 2006 Graduate Show, Galerie Elena Lee, Montreal, Quebec; 2006 Shadowbox Exhibition, Textile Museum of Canada, Toronto, Ontario; 2006 Graduate Student Exhibition, Material Matters, Toronto, Ontario; 2006 Twelve Hundred Degrees, Sandra Ainsley Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Graduate Students Exhibition; 2006 All Glass Show Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Oakville, Ontario, Canada; 2005 All Glass Show, Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Oakville, Ontario, Canada; 2003 Student Exhibition, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

Awards and Honors:

2009 Ontario Art Council exhibition assistance grant; 2008 Ontario Craft Council Award, Glass Supply Grant, sponsored by The Pottery Supply House; 2008 Bronfman Award, Pilchuck Glass School, Seattle, WA, U.S.A; 2008 Ontario Art Council Craft project: Individual grant; 2006-Present Full time artist-in-residence - Glass studio at Harbourfront Centre; 2006 Finalist for the 2006 Student NICHE Awards Competition, Philadelphia, PA U.S.A.; 2003 Summer scholarship, Pilchuck Glass School, Seattle, WA, U.S.A.
Fellowship to Pilchuck Glass School, Seattle, WA, U.S.A - supported by AIDA. Einav is a member of the Glass Art Society, the Ontario Craft Council, and the Glass Art Association of Canada.