Born in 1978 (Jerusalem), Amir Shefet is a graduate of the MFA program at Bezalel Academy of Art. and Design 2013. He is represented by Gordon Gallery in Tel Aviv.
Shefet has exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in Israel. His work features in private and public collections in Israel as well as private collections in France, United States, Austria and South Africa.
Aside of his main artistic medium, painting, Amir has also exhibited his photography works and published his poetry in various Israeli literature magazines.
2017 Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv. "I Never Meant To Paint Butterflies"
2015 Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv. "StarHeartButterflyRainbow".
2014 Gordon2 Gallery, Tel Aviv. "New Works". A part of the Fresh Paint 7 Art Fair.
2011 Florentin 45 gallery, Tel Aviv. "A Limerick and a Requiem". Curated by Gilat Nadivi (Catalogue).
Selected group exhibitions
2017 The Israel Musuem, Jerusalem. "Cats & Dogs". Curated by Orna Granot.
2016 The Petach Tikva Museum Of Art. "Intricate Affinities". Curated by Dr. Smadar Sheffi.
2016 Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv. "Stars and Stripes". Curated by Michal Freedman.
2015 The Israel Museum, Jerusalem. "Happy Birthday". Curated by Orna Granot.
2015 Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv. "Summer Exhibition". From the Gllery Collection.
2013 MFA Bezalel Graduates exhitbion. Tel Aviv. Curated by Yehudit Sasportas and Gil Shani.
2011 Artists House of Jerusalem. "Nimrod Descendents". Curated by Gideon Ofrat (Catalogue).
2011 Florentin 45 gallery, Tel Aviv. "A Season in Heaven". Curated by Irena Gordon.
2011 Florentin 45 gallery, Tel Aviv. "Daydreaming". Curated by Neomi Lev.
2010 Tel Hashomer hospital, Tel aviv. "Art in the Heart". Curated by Smadar Sheffi (catalogue).
2010 Gros gallery, Tel Aviv. "A Poets Conversation 10".
2009 Hatahana school gallery, Tel Aviv. "Graduates".2013 Zemack Gallery, Tel Aviv. A summer exhibition.
2011-2013 Bezalel Academy of Art and Design – MFA program.
2008-2009 "Hatahana" School of Painting, Tel Aviv - "Master class" under the guidance of Aram Gershuni and David Nipo.
2006-2007 Private studies at the studio of the artist Amnon David Ar.
2006-2007 Private studies at the studio of the artist Aram Gershuni.
2005 The Midrasha School of Arts, Beyt Berl – private program.
2004 Student Art League, New York – drawing and painting classes.
2002-2004 Ben Gurion University – B.A., summa cum laude, majoring in economics and art.
2003 Spinelli School of Restoration, Florence - summer program.
Selected fairs and sales exhibitions
2014 Fresh Paint 7 Art Fair - Gordon 2 gallery booth, Tel Aviv.
2011 Fresh Paint 4 Art Fair - Florentin 45 gallery booth, Tel Aviv.
2010 Contemporary by Golconda gallery, Tel Aviv. – "Golconda Exchange".
2010 Fresh Paint 3 Art Fair - Florentin 45 gallery booth, Tel Aviv.