Tirtzah Bassel
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About

Tirtzah BasselĀ is an Israeli artist based in New York. Her drawings, paintings and site-responsive installations explore the relationships between power and space, and the permeable borders between public and private domains. Selected exhibition venues include Kunstverein Viernheim, Germany (2017), FOR-SITE Foundation, California (2016); BRIC Media Arts Center, Brooklyn (2016), The Visual Arts Center, New Jersey (2015), Slag Gallery, Brooklyn (2015); Open Source Gallery, Brooklyn (2015), Nassua Community College, New York (2015) and Volta Basel, Switzerland (2015). Her work has appeared in Hyperallergic, Arts in Bushwick, The Boston Globe, The New York Times, KQED, San Fransisco Chronicle, The Art Newspaper and The Huffington Post among others. Tirtzah holds an MFA from Boston University and she studied drawing and painting at the Jerusalem Studio School in Israel. She is assistant director of the Brandeis Institute of Music and Art at Brandeis University and the founding director of PopUp for Change. Tirtzah is represented by Slag Gallery in Bushwick and is a studio artist in the Chashama Workspace Program in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.

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Trader Joe's
Trader Joe's
oil on canvas, 2013
Concourse (installation view)
Concourse (installation view)
tape on wall, 2016
Concourse (installation view)
Concourse (installation view)
tape on window, 2016
Concourse (detail)
Concourse (detail)
tape on window, 2016
Concourse (detail)
Concourse (detail)
tape on window, 2016
Concourse (detail)
Concourse (detail)
tape on window, 2016
Concourse (detail)
Concourse (detail)
tape on wall, 2016
Concourse (detail)
Concourse (detail)
tape on wall, 2016
Concourse (detail)
Concourse (detail)
tape on wall, 2016
Ikea/Bedroom
Ikea/Bedroom
oil on canvas, 2014
Ikea/Couple
Ikea/Couple
oil on canvas, 2014
Agent (LIRR)
Agent (LIRR)
acrylic and oil on canvas, 2014
Agent (Box Office)
Agent (Box Office)
acrylic and oil on canvas, 2014
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