Einat Amir is deeply interested in contemporary socio–political issues with psychoanalytic leanings through works that oscillate between video and performance. Amir has exhibited internationally with most recent solo shows including Petach Tikva Museum of Art and Performa13 New York. Einat Amir has exhibited internationally at venues including: the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne, The Maxxi Museum in Rome, MoMA PS1 Contemporary Art Center New York, PERFORMA09 and PERFORMA13 New York, Palais De Tokyo Paris, The Kitchen New York, Museum of Contemporary Art in Roskilde, VOLTA Basel, Bergen Kunsthall Norway, Dallas Contemporary Art Center Texas, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art Israel, Haifa Museum of Art Israel, Fondation d’entreprise Ricard Paris MLAC Rome, Lilith Performance Studio Malmö, Städtische Galerie Bremen, and Digital Art Center Hulon.
Her work was most recently included in Manifesta 12 and she was recipient of the 2018 Alima Award from the Mishkan Museum.
Einat Amir is included in collection of The Israel Museum of Art.
Artist's CV (under construction)
Coming soon near you, 2017 (first performed at Dallas Contemporary, 2011) , performance and participatory video installation, photo by Ben Neutze of TimeOut Melbourne
Our Best Intentions, 2013, performance and video installation, edition of 4, documentation photo by Dan Haimovich
Our Best Intentions, 2013, (video still), performance and video installation, edition of 4
I Will Be Your Guide for this Session, 2013, (video still), single channel video, edition of 4
Doubt/Mother, 2013, wood vitrine and vests, unique, 79 x 110 cm
Our Best Intentions, 2013, c-print, edition of 3, 40 x 70 cm
Enough About You, 2012, (installation image), performance and installation, edition of 4
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- Einat Amir in Third Text's Restrictions Apply by Shirly Bahar, 11/2015
- Einat Amir is interviewed by Nicola Trezzi in White Fungus, 4/2015
- Einat Amir in Petah Tikva, 6/2013
- Einat Amir at Performa, 2013
- Einat Amir screens work in the Artists' Film International at the Whitechapel Gallery in London 7/2013
- Link to preview of Our Best Intentions