Oren Pinhassi
Thirst Trap, 2021, Commonwealth and Council, Los Angeles
Oren Pinhassi
Untitled (Little Shower)
sand, polymer, rock, and shower curtain rings
Oren Pinhassi
Untitled (Shower Plant)
steel, plaster, burlap, sand, pigment, and shower curtain rings
Oren Pinhassi
Caryatide 1
steel, sand, polymer, and rock
Caryatide 1, 2021, steel, sand, polymer, and rock
Oren Pinhassi
The Crowd, 2020, St Cyprian’s Church, London
Oren Pinhassi
The Crowd, St Cyprian’s Church, London
Oren Pinhassi
The Crowd, 2020, Edel Assanti Gallery, London



1985Tel-Aviv, Israel. Lives and works in New York.



2014Yale University of Art, MFA

2011Hamidrasha School of Art, Beit-Berl College, B.Ed.F.A.


Solo Exhibitions

2024Oren Pinhais: After Pleasure, Eden Assanti, London, UK

2023False Alarm, Mostyn, Llandudno, Wales, UK

2022Should We Stay Or Should We Go, Ribot Gallery, Milan, Italy

2021Thirst Trap, Commonwealth and Council, Los Angeles, CA

2021Lone and Level, Helena Anrather, New York

2020The Crowd, St Cyprian Church & Edel Assanti Gallery, London, UK

2019Mouthful, Castello di San Basilio, Basilicata, Italy

2019Solo show at Palazzo Monti, Brescia, Italy

2018Better safe than sorry, 56 Henry (off site), Philadelphia, PA

2018Second Nature, Edel Assanti, London, UK

2018One in the mouth and one in the heart, Skibum MacArthur, Los Angeles, CA

2017Nature calls, Ribot Gallery, Curated by Domenico De Chirico, Milan, Italy

2017Springs, Petach Tikva Museum of Art, Petach-Tivka, Israel

2016Drip Dry Eyes, Tempo Rubato Gallery, New York

2016Hanging Gardens, New Capital Projects, Chicago, IL

2015Oren Pinhassi and Naama Arad, 83 Pitt Street, New York

2015Solo show, 56 Henry, New York

2014Very Yes, Sculpture MFA, Yale School of Art, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2012Solo exhibition, Tempo Rubato Gallery, Tel-Aviv-Jaffa, Israel

2011BFA Graduation Exhibition, Hamidrasha School of Art, Beit-Berl College, Israel



Group Exhibitions

2023Moveables, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA

2023Chicago Architecture Biennial: This is a Rehearsal, Organized by the Floating Museum, Chicago, IL

2023Drawings by Sculptors, Helena Anrather, New York

2022SSSSSSSSSCULPTURESQUE, Kiang Malingue, Hong Kong

2021Guilty Curtain, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany

2021Summer Group Show, Stellarhighway, New York

2020O Sole Mio, Prasol Unit, London, UK

2019Slow Hand Movements, Gentle Whispers, Water, Salt, Tingles, Boers-Li Gallery, New York

2019Hocus Pocus, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Lissone, Lissone, Italy

2019For Mario, Tina Kim Gallery, New York

2019Four, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York

2018A Scratch In Time, Thierry Goldberg, New York

2018This Is Not A Prop, David Zwirner, New York

2017Alluring Shapes, Tempting Spaces, Galerie Eva Meyer, Paris, France

2017Topographical Drift, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL

2017Six Years of The Shandaken Project, Phillips Auction House, New York

2016Record Lines This Summer, Magenta Plains, New York

2014U:L:O Part II Paper for the Sky, Curated by CAVE Gallery, Interstate Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2014META_MORPH_ISIS, Curated by Ben Foch for Black Paper, Los Angeles, CA

2014Yale Sculpture 2014, StoreFront Ten Eyck, Brooklyn, NY

2013Roads Scholar, Iceberg Projects, Chicago, IL

2013MFA 1st year show, Yale School of Art, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2011Monkeys Nine people 2, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2011Monkeys Nine people, Multiple participants art event, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2011Schwartze Vilde Haya, Zemac Contemporary Art, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2010Libra, Group Project, The Spaceship at Hayarkon 70, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2010Marzipan Flowers, Inga Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel

2009Your Cat Is Dead, Hamidrasha Art Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel


Awards and Residencies

2020OutSet Contemporary Art Fund, London, UK

2019Castello di San Basilio Residency, Basilicata, Italy Palazzo Monti Artist Residency

2018The Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

2017Via Farini residency, Milan, Italy Outset Contemporary Art Fund, Outset Bialik Residency

2016The Shandanken Project at Storm King Sculpture Park

2014Art Slant Prize 2014 Artist In Residency, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture Fannie B. Pardee Prize, Yale School of Art

2011Shlomo Witkin Prize -For Excellence In the Art Field, Hamidrasha School of Art


5 Jan–11 Feb 2023

Drawings by Sculptors

Organized by Carl D'Alvia with works by Lotte Andersen, Richard Artschwager, Leilah Babirye, Darren Bader, Olga Balema, Frank Benson, Huma Bhabha, Amy Brener, Ernesto Burgos, Tom Burr, Kat Chamberlin, Wells Chandler, Nicole Cherubini, Christo, Susan Classen Sullivan, Michael de Lucia, Woody De Othello, Michael Dean, Leah Dixon, Madeline Donahue, Michael E. Smith. Jes Fan, Lauren Fejarang, Jackie Ferrara, Tom Friedman, Nikita Gale, Daniel Giordano, Harry Gould Harvey IV, Rachel Harrison, Sue Havens, Marguerite Humeau, Ryan Johnson, Laurie Kang, Josh Kline, Fawn Krieger, Ajay Kurian, Gracelee Lawrence, Mark Leckey, Michelle Lopez, Nancy Lupo, Rosemary Mayer, Ohad Meromi, Ragen Moss, Paul Myoda, Brandon Ndife, John Newman, Claes Oldenburg, Sarah Oppenheimer, Louis Osmosis, Catalina Ouyang, Virginia Overton, Jennifer Paige Cohen, Bayne Peterson, Judy Pfaff, Oren Pinhassi, Ken Price, Richard Rezac, Libby Rothfeld, Talia Rudofsky, Alan Saret, Loup Sarion, Michelle Segre, Anna Sew Hoy, David Shaw, Arlene Shechet, Fin Simonetti, Jennifer Sirey, Sissi, Kiki Smith, Jessica Stockholder, Chang Sujung, Tianyi Sun, Catherine Telford Keogh, Alina Tenser, Sarah Tortora, Alix Vernet, Danh Võ, Kristin Walsh, Nari Ward, Lawrence Weiner, H.C. Westermann, Ryan Wilde, Jesse Wine, B. Wurtz, and Tamara Zahaykevich

20 May–30 Jun 2021

Lone and Level

Oren Pinhassi