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Rivka Nehorai (b. 1984, Chicago)

Currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

rivka.nehorai@gmail.com / http://rivka.gallery / 347.640.8303

 

Education

Rutgers University, BA in Painting, 2006

 

Curatorial Work

August 2017         Cindy Zaglin Solo Show, An Honest Life of Color, Brooklyn Jewish Art Gallery, Brooklyn

 

Exhibitions

2017 Solo Show, The Beauty of Us, Brooklyn Jewish Art Gallery, Brooklyn

2016 Live Painting Showcase, Hadas Gallery Hanukkah Party, Brooklyn

2016 Live Painting Showcase, Hevria, Hadas GalleryBrooklyn

2016 Group Exhibition, Trestle Gallery, Trestle Workshops Group Exhibition, Brooklyn

2015 Curated Crown Heights Community Art Show, In The Glow, Brooklyn 

2014 Group Exhibition, Creative Soul Gallery, Spiritual Defense, Brooklyn 

2013 Group Exhibition, Brooklyn College Hillel, Breath/Breadth, Brooklyn

2012 Group Exhibition, Jewish Art Now, Sky Gallery, Manhattan

2010 Solo Exhibition, The Living Room, Rivka, Chicago

2006 Group Exhibition, Chicago POCET Jewish Art Festival, Chicago

 

Bibliography

A Safe Space for Jewish Artists, Wall Street Journal 

http://www.wsj.com/articles/SB10001424052702303380004579520331784835804

Meet the New Baal Teshuva Artists of Brooklyn, Tablet Magazine 

http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-arts-and-culture/music/136445/baal-teshuva-arts-brooklyn

Changing The Story of Mother Artists, The Jewish Link  

http://thejewishlink.com/amalia-changing-story-mother-artists/

When I Became A Mother I Neglected My Art, Here’s What I’m Doing to Change That, Kveller    http://www.kveller.com/when-i-became-a-mother-i-neglected-my-art-heres-what-im-doing-to-change-that/

Mother Artists, Don’t Work From Home, Hevria                                http://hevria.com/rivka/mother-artists-dont-work-home/

Let’s Get Real About the Art/ Life Balance, Hevria                          http://hevria.com/rivka/lets-real-art-life-balance/

I Get Revenge on Hitler Through Painting, Hevria                             http://hevria.com/rivka/i-get-revenge-on-hitler-through-painting/