HAGIT BARKAI

EDUCATION:
2008  Penn State University,  MFA
2004  Hebrew University of Jerusalem, BA in Philosophy
1999-2002  The Jerusalem Studio School, Master Class
Summer 2001, Maryland Institute College of Art, Copy program

UPCOMING:
Additional Support. SpaceTaker, Houston Texas. Group show, curated by Lindsay Peyton, with Artists Jessica Jacobi and Kelley Divine, Opening May 15 2010.

CURRENT:
Texas National 2010, Show curated by Judy Pfaff. Cole Arts Center, Nacogdoches TX, April 10
La lengua Muerta. Mini-installation piece by Daniel Adame in group show curated by Aiesen Chacin, La Botanika, Houston TX. April 9 2010

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:
2009                
MFANow: Identity, Self II. July 16th 2009, Praxis International Art, NYC
Conceal/Disclose. May 8th 2009, Art League of Houston TX
Hunting Prize Show. May 2nd 2009, Houston TX

2008
               
Golden Calf. Crane Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Pinky Swear. Fe Gallery, Pittsburgh PA
Everybody Knows. Thesis exhibition, State College PA
Research Exhibition. Penn State University, State College PA
2007    
All These Little Defenses. Solo show, Liam Roberts Gallery of Art, Sunbury PA
Displacement. Chashama Gallery, New York NY
Research Exhibition. Penn State University, State College PA
Big Ten Graduate Exhibition. year long, Chicago, IL
2006                
Walnut Gallery Guest Exhibitor. Harrisburg PA
Art of the State. State Museum, Harrisburg PA
Go figure. Isadore Gallery, Lancaster PA
2005    
Art of the State. State Museum, Harrisburg PA
To the Edge of the world. Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg. PA
77th Annual juried exhibition. Art Association of Harrisburg, Harrisburg. PA
Figuratively Speaking. Juried exhibition (Award), Harrisburg Art Association, Harrisburg. PA

AWARDS/HONORS:
CAA Professional Development Fellowship award, 2008
First place for the Visual Arts at Penn State University Research Exhibition, 2007
Represented Penn State University, Big Ten Graduate Exhibition, 2006-2007
Penn State University Graduate Student Travel Grant, 2006