Eran Shakine: Solo Show
Eran Shakine is an artist, who works in different mediums; these include painting, drawing, sculpture and site-specific public art.
He was born in 1962 in Israel to a French father and Hungarian mother; both are Holocaust survivors who came to Israel after the Second World War.
He has lived in Paris, London and for seven years in New York City, where he received the “Art Matters” Scholarship and was the assistant of the COBRA movement artist, Karel Appel.
He has had one-man shows in The Drawing Center in New York and Mana contemporary New Jersey as well as in London, Paris, Brussels, Toronto and Tel Aviv.
His works are in the permanent collections of the British Museum, London; Ludwig Museum, Aachen, Germany; Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel and the Israel Museum, Jerusalem as well as many corporate and private collections.
He just installed a permanent public sculpture in the center of Warsaw Poland and a one kilometer wall sculpture at the Ayalon Darom highway in Israel
A book of his paintings and drawings was published With Hirmer publishing house. Currently he has studios in NY, Warsaw and Tel Aviv.
Artist website: http://www.eranshakine.com