OLYA

BRENER

information
Born: 1979

Education:

BFA 2005 - 2009 Bezalel Academy of Art and Design Jerusalem, Israel, Glass and Ceramic Department. B.Sc 1999 – 2003 Negev Academy College of Engineering, Israel.

Selected Group Exhibitions:
2012 Sotheby's Chicago, USA; 2012 Pokorna Gallery, Prague, Czech republic; 2012 P8 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2012 MICA Maryland Institute College of Art, USA; 2012 Hava Gallery, Holon, Israel; 2012 Secret Art 6, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2011 Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2011 Freshpaint 4, N&N Aman Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2011 Jerusalem Mormon University; 2011 Art in Zameret, Bank Leumi, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2011     Secret Art 5, Tel Aviv; 2010 UdK Berlin; 2009 Orangerie Museum, Tuileries gardens, Paris; 2009 Art center Holon, Israel; 2008 Museum of Italian Jewish Art; 2008 Prime Minister House in Israel for visiting of President of the United States G.W. Bush; 2007-8 Yaniv Glass Gallery

Awards & Honors
2012 Full scholarship to Glass School Zelezny Brod, Czech Republic, bestowed by Ruthi Wertheimer; 2011 Full scholarship to Pilchuck Glass School Summer course, (Pilchuck, WA, USA) bestowed by AIDA; 2010   Honorable Mention, Shikun & Binui; 2009 Prize Blumenthal of Excellence in Graduates Project in Bezalel Academy; 2009 Honorable Mention, The 6th Cheongju International Craft Biennale; 2008  Full scholarship to Pilchuck Glass School summer course, (Pilchuck, WA, USA) bestowed by Bezalel Academy of Art and Design; 2008 Course of Glassblowing with William Gudenrath in Israel, bestowed by AIDA.
Lecturer and Instructor in Hot shop, Bezalel Art Academy, Jerusalem