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Exhibition In Israel

                                                         Jovella Exhibition 2005 

                                                      Jovella Exhibition 2005

                           Click for more pictures Exhibition Design 2006

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                                                 California Show

California Show - Click here for more pictures

 ONE WOMAN SHOWS

1990 - Efrat Gallery, Tel-Aviv, the Artist's House, Tel Aviv

1993 - "Spomato", the Janko-Dada Museum, Ein-Hod

1997 - "A Cultural Breathing Space", Traveling Exhibition,
Produced by the Department of Visual Arts, Amanut La'am,
Institute Art and Culture Curator: Hadare Scheflan-Katzav,
Gallery "Hamumche".

GROUP SHOWS

1991 - "Pershing", Sara Konforty Gallery, Jaffa

1992 - Exhibit of Israeli Artists, sponsored by the Polish
Embassy

"Drawing Now", in the Gallery of the Kalischer
school

1993 - "Insight", the Artists' House, Tel-Aviv

"Hot Kitchen 2", Sara Konforty Gallery, Jaffa

1995 - "In the presence of the other", Yetzirot Gallery, Ilania

1996 - "Artists Send Peace", the Land of Israel Museum

"Calligraphy", the Umm El Faham Gallery, Um El Faham

"Arabesque", The Um El Faham Gallery, Um El Faham

"Sixty-Three Artists Respond to the Situation"/"To mend
the Tear no. 2", Yadayim Gallery

1997 - "Ho Mama": Representation of the mother in Israeli Contemporary Art", curators: Yehudit Matzkel, Hadara
Scheflan-Katzav, The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat-Gan

1998 - The art Center, Jaffa ONE WOMAN SHOWS

"Man, Matzah, Idea", produced by "Projective", The Museum
of Petach-Tikva

"Samson and Delilah today", The Museum of Ashdod

"The Co'op Exhibition", The Land of Israel Museum (reward)

"Miniature", Govayo, Itally, Traveling Exhibition,
produced by Doron Polak, curator: Talya Rapaport

"Identity, Idea and Vision", produced by Dr. Sinty University of Mishigen and Anton Biderman, Hadera.

1998 - Won the national competition for creating an Israeli monument in memory of the terrorist attack in Bet-Leed. The Memorial is 30 meters high and covers 2.5 dunams of land

"Asur", Umi Shteinitz Gallery, Neve-Zedek

"60 Woman Artists", the Museum of Haifa

"Calligraphy", the Land of Israel Museum

"Man, Matza, Idea", produced by "Proiective", Ramat-Aviv

1999 -"Artists sending Peace", The Center of Art,
Givat Haviva.

2001               Participated in the "Coverings"  Exhibition of Ceramic and Glass Art held in Orlando,

2001 – 2004     Managed her studio in Kfar Saba.

 

 2003                Received an Award of Merit and Recognition as a resident of Kfar Yona for the design and construction of the Beit Lid Junction Memorial.

 

2004               Participated in the “Cersaie” Exhibition of Ceramic and Glass Art held in Bologna, Italy.

 

2004 – 2005 Wrote a size of advice to consumers, accompanied by photographs of her art work, in the Design Magazine of Yediot Communications.

 

2005              Participated in an exhibition of ceramic and glass art work, in Los Angeles. Her work was displayed in the Israeli Pavilion, under the auspices of the Israel Export Institute.

 

2004-2009        Managed a studio / showroom in Raanana open to the general public

2001-2009    Sells her ceramic and glass art work to the public, to companies and stores in Israel, as well as to firms in the United States, Europe (through a London distributor), Australia (through a Sydney distributor), France (through a Paris distributor).

 

Professional and Commercial Exhibitions Sara Konforty has attended in

1.        California Show 2005 Los Angeles Convention Center, - exhibiting fashion and gifts at the Israel Pavilion, under the auspices of the Israel Export Institute.

2.        Design 2005, Tel Aviv Exhibition Grounds  - January 2005.

3.        Design 2005, Tel Aviv Exhibition Grounds - April 2005, under the auspices of the Israel Construction Center.

4.        The Jovella Exhibition 2005, David Intercontinental Hotel, Tel Aviv - June 28 – 29 - a jewelry exhibition, under the auspices of the Stier Group.

5.        Building 2006 Exhibition, Tel Aviv Exhibition Grounds - June, 2006, under the auspices of the Israel Construction Center.

6.        The Jovella Exhibition 2005, David Intercontinental Hotel, Tel Aviv - June 27 – 28 - a jewelry exhibition, under the auspices of the Stier Group.

7.        The Furniture Exhibition, Tel Aviv Exhibition Grounds - November 11, 2006, in the Trend Pavilion under the auspices of the Tim Exhibitions Group. Approximately 200 architects participated in the exhibition and there were 121,191 visitors to the exhibition, according to a report prepared by the company following the exhibition).

8.        The Project Exhibition, Tel Aviv Exhibition Grounds - January 2006 (for architects and professionals in the field of design and construction).

9.        The Project Exhibition, Tel Aviv Exhibition Grounds - January 2007 (for architects and professionals in the field of design and construction).

2007- Tel Aviv Exhibition Park The Furniture Manufacturers Association affiliated

2008- Tel 14-21.10.2008 The Furniture Manufacturers Association affiliated to the Manufacturers Association of Israel, through TIM - Exhibitions & Trade Fairs Co. Ltd., participation in “Rihutim 2009”, The International Furniture Exhibition. Aviv Exhibition ParkThe “Rihutim 2009” Exhibition presented the newest trends in the areas of housing, home design and furniture design. “Rihutim” is considered the largest and most important exhibition of its kind in Israel.  The exhibition presents a very wide range of furniture for all purposes and complements like fabrics, carpets and home accessories 

 

Sculpture Projects

1990  – 2003  Designed and built a sculpture project for outdoor conditions (mainly for special    commissions for private collections).

1995 – 1998   Designed and built the Beit Lid Junction Memorial, to commemorate the 22 soldiers who were killed. The Memorial is 30 meters in height and covers 2.5 dunams of land.

             The project included both the design of the entire area surrounding the Memorial, including a stadium, the design of the park, an underground hall and 22 rooms to commemorate the victims, a fountain and other elements. The Memorial shows 22 figures on a ladder to the sky perched at a steep 40 degree angle. The first figure is 2.5 meters tall and the rest of the figures become increasingly smaller as they reach higher up the ladder. The figures are made of a metal skeleton, fiberglass and a combination of materials that she created to ensure that the figures would remain intact for decades, even in the most extreme weather conditions. At the same time, they had to be light enough to remain at an angle on the metal ladder, without any form of support. 

 

2002                     “Windows of Hope” is a specially commissioned sculpture project extending over 300   meters at the Design Exhibition held at the Tel Aviv Exhibition Grounds. The technique, which integrated painting, mosaics, fiberglass sculpture, as well as wood, metal, a waterfall, artificial landscaping and other elements.

 

2003       The variation of the project was moved to

          A new, permanent home in the Beer Sheva  Exhibition    and Fair Grounds. It extends               over approximately 200 meters and was adapted specially to fit the hall where it is permanently on display.

2004                A commission to design and build a large 100 meter display wall using integrated techniques, for the façade of the “Home” National Center for Interior Design, in Kfar Vitkin. The wall displays paintings, mosaics, glass and ceramic tiles, wood, metal using integrated techniques.

2006             The design and construction of a Teivat Chazzan for the Amit Synagogue in Netanya.      The Teiva is 4.5 X 4.5 meters in size. Sara designed and built it, including all the  vitrage work, the artistic handcrafted and hand drawn coverings for the Bamah, the  drawings on the artistic ceramic tiles and the combination of the ceramic and glass tiles embossed with gold. 

2006 - Exhibition Design - Click Here For Pictures

2007        Designing, Planning, painting and building the Aron Hakodesh in Netanya (Tunisian)

2008        Designing, Planning, painting and building the Aron Hakodesh in Jerusalem (Moroccans), the windows and the special Rose Window above the Eichal in Jerusalem




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