Oded Halahmy in his studio.

Oded Halahmy in his studio.

Oded Halahmy was born in Iraq, moved with his family to Israel in the 1950s, was educated at St. Martin's School of Art in London, taught sculpture are in the collection of the Guggenheim Museum, the Hirshhorn Museum, and the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, as well as many other public and private collections worldwide. He currently lives in New York City and Old Jaffa, Israel.

HISTORY

1938         Born in Baghdad, Iraq

1950         Moved to Jaffa, Israel

1966-68   Studied at St. Martin's School of Art, London, England

1971          Moved to New York City, U.S.A.

 

TEACHING

1975-77     Parsons School of Design

1969-70     Ontario College of Art

 

VISITING ARTIST

The Cooper Union Art School, New York University

New York Studio School

New School for Social Research; New York, NY

 

AWARDS

1967-68     Fellowship, Peter Samuel Foundation, London, England

1975           Fellowship, America-Israel Cultural Foundation, New York, NY

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010-2011
Dates-Pomegranates-Olive Oil: Chanukah Lamps, Yeshiva University Museum, New York, NY

2004
District of Columbia Jewish Community Center Ann Loeb Bronfman Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Homeward: Baghdad - Jerusalem - New York, Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York, NY
Homelands: Baghdad-Jerusalem-New York, A Retrospective, The Ann Loeb Gallery, Washington, D.C.

2003-2004
Homelands: Baghdad-Jerusalem-New York, A Retrospective, Yeshiva University Museum, New York, NY

2002
The Common Ground; The Sculpture Of Oded Halahmy, Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York, NY

1997
Oded Halahmy in Retrospect: Sculpture 1962-1997, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

1994
Herr-Chambliss Fine Arts, Hot Springs, AR

1993
Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

1991
Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

1989
Artists Studio, Old Jaffa, Israel

1987
Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

1984
Byer Museum of Art, Evanston, IL

1982-1983
The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT

1983
Tomasulo Gallery, Union College, Cranford, NJ

1982
Martha White Gallery, Louisville, KY

Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

1981
New England Center for Contemporary Art, Brooklyn, CT

1980
Hebrew Union College, New York, NY

1975-1976
Bicentennial Tribute, United States Federal Plaza, New York, NY

1975
Horace Richter Galleries, Jaffa, Israel, 1976

Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
America-Israel Culture House, New York, NY

1974
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

1970
Gallery Moos, Toronto, Canada

Old Jaffa Gallery, Jaffa, Israel

1968
Pollack Gallery, Toronto, Canada

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2006
Iraqi Art Today, Pomegranate Gallery, New York, NY

2003
Iraqi Art Now, DePaul University Art Gallery, Chicago, IL

2002
The Nude In Three Dimensions, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY
Iraqi Art and Literature Around the World, Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA

1993
Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

1990
Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

The 79th Annual Exhibition, Maier Museum of Art, Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Lynchburg, VA

1989
Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1988
Art at the Armory, New York, NY

15th Anniversary, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

1987
The New Generation, Elaine Benson Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY

1983
10th Anniversary, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

1982
Galerie Isy Brachot, Brussels, Belgium

1981
Marisa Del Re Gallery, New York, NY

1978-1981
Sid Deutsch Gallery, New York, NY

1979
The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT

Morgan Gallery, Shawnee Mission, KS

1978
Art for Collectors, The Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH

1977
Alexander F. Milliken Gallery, New York, NY

Monique Knowlton Gallery, New York, NY

1976-1977
Faculty Exhibition, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

1976
Robert Elkon Gallery, New York, NY

Bonino Gallery, New York, NY

1975
Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York, NY

1974
Gruenebaum Gallery, New York, NY

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
International Sculpture Show, Gallery Moos, Toronto, Canada
Ten from America International Sculpture Symposium, New York, NY

1973-1986
Horace Richter Galleries, Jaffa, Israel

1973
Queens Museum, Queens, NY

1972
American International Sculpture Symposium, New York, NY

1971
Hundred Acres Gallery, New York, NY

1970
Alwin Gallery, London, England

The Tel Aviv Museum, Helena Rubinstein Pavilion, Tel Aviv, Israel

1968
The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Canada

1967
London Group, London, England
The Mayor Gallery, London, England
Grosvenor Gallery, London, England
Ben Uri Gallery, London, England

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