Udi Aloni 1959 Israel
Biographical Notes

1985 Graduated Hamidrasha College of Art
1986 Established the Bograshov Institute, a preeminent art center in Tel-Aviv
1988 "Discourse on Contemporary Israeli Art," column in the 'Ha'Ir' magazine
1992 Guest Atelier and scholarship of the City of Dusseldorf, Germany
1993 Fellowship at the Hartman Institution for Advanced Studies, Jerusalem
1995 Founding of Mega Art
1995 The Book of Sham
1996 Re-U-Man Inaugural Presentation, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
1996 Left (Documentary Film)
1998 God is Dead Already From the Beginning
2000 Founding of Nomad World wide
2000 Rosh Ha’Shana Midrash Van-Leer institute Jerusalem
2002 Local Angel
2004 Innocent Criminals
2004 Local Angel book and DVD (ICA London)
2004 Symposia on political theology with Slavoj Zizek, Judith Butler, Alain Badiou, and Avital Ronell among others
2005 Gilgul Mechilot– book in Hebrew, published by Kibbutz Hameuchad
2006 Forgiveness

Filmography
1996 “Left” 52 min documentary film
2002 Local Angel 70 min documentary film
2003 Innocent Criminals
2006 Forgiveness feature film

Festivals - among others:
Jerusalem International film festival
Toronto International film festival
Berlin International film festival
Buenos Aires film festival

TV Screenings - among others:
WDR Germany
ARTE France
Channel 8 Israel

Theatrical Releases:
London
New York
Tel Aviv
2004 Local Angel DVD and Book published by ICA London

Academic Symposia - among others:
Berkeley
New York University
Princeton
Brandeis
Berlin Film Festival
Pennsylvania State University
FEST Heidelberg

Interactive Presentations
1996 The Metropolitan Museum of Art – Re-U-Man
1997 Tel-Aviv University – Re-U-Man
1998 Mishkenot Shaananim – God is dead already from the beginning
1999 MUSEUMS and the WEB - God is dead already from the beginning
2000 Van Leer Institute – Three Shofar Blows: A Midrash for Rosh Hashana

One Person Exhibitions
1987 Bograshov Gallery, Tel Aviv
"The Archive of Mordechai Dimitry", Bograshov Gallery, Tel Aviv
1989 Bograshov Gallery, Tel Aviv
1990 The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan
1992 "Apologetic Computer", Julie M. Gallery, Tel Aviv
"Parrhesia", The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan
1995 "The Book of Sham" - Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York
1996 Project Room, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1997 Re-U-Man Installation, Cinematech, Tel Aviv

Selected Group Exhibitions
1986 Recipients of the American - Israel Cultural Foundation Grant Awards.
1987 The Hall of Windows, Acre.
1988 "Critics' choice", Artifact Gallery, Tel Aviv
"Fresh Paint", Tel Aviv Museum of Art
"Artists for Human Rights", Artists House, Jerusalem
1989 Israel Festival, Jerusalem
"Aperto '90 - The Israeli Proposal", The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan
1991 "Summer exhibition", Tel Aviv Museum
1993 "Look Who's Talking", Hubertus Wunschik Gallery, Dusseldorf
"There", The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1995 Group exhibition at Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York
2000 “The City” at Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York
Projects In The Public Realm
1990"The Twin" - Environmental project in Yeruham Community Center, Israel, parallel to a twin project in Tel Aviv Museum.
1991 The stage for the Amnesty International Human rights event - The cultural center of Tel Aviv
1992 Carmiel Cultural Center, Israel
"Parrhesia 1", The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan
1993 The Ghetto Project, Venice Biennial, Italy
"Parrhesia 2", Dusseldorfer Schauspielhaus, Dusseldorf, Germany
"Parrhesia 3", Internationaler Wettbewerb, Graz, Austria
1995 "Parrhesia 4", Soho, New York
1996 The Re-U-Man 22nd Street Bridge Project, New York, New York

Selected Bibliography
1990 Udi Aloni, The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan
'An Other of Our Own', Adi Ofir, Catalog
1991 'A Cautious Touch in the Origins', Michael Sgan Cohen, Studio Magazine
'Elysha Wanders', Udi Aloni, Studio Magazine
1992 Parrhesia, The Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan
'Redemption Through Transgression', Baruch Blich, Catalog
'Public Realm - Parrhesia and Market', Shlomo Fisher, Studio Magazine
1993 International Wettbewerb, pp. 16-17, Catalog
1995 Visual Midrash, Udi Aloni, Theory and Criticism, The Van Leer Institute, Jerusalem
Tema Celestse, December 1995
The Book of Sham, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York
1996 Art in America, February, Richard Vine, p. 96
2000 New York Times
2004 Articles by Slavoj Zizek, Alain Badiou, and Avital Ronell
2005 Gilgul Mechilot