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Ruth spent 25 years raising her family and working in research, art and design. Since 1997 she has been a docent at the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, leading tours in all departments including the Dead Sea Scrolls, art and archaeology. In parallel, she has been developing her own work as an artist and now creates sculptures, paintings, video art, photography and installation pieces. Ruth has exhibited and sold her art in Israel, Europe and North America.

Exhibitions

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Letters from my Grandparents, Gershman Gallery, Philadelphia, USA, Jan 2017

Letters from my Grandparents, Small Fort, Terezin, Czech Republic, Sept 2016

Beyond Rubies, Agripas 12 Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel, April 2016

Letters from my Grandparents, Ghetto Museum, Terezin Memorial, Czech Republic, Mar 2016

Letters from my Grandparents, Anne Frank Center USA, NY, USA, Feb 2016

Women in Judaism, Marlis’ GalleryAttenweiler, Germany, Sept 2014

Fragments of Memory, Miklat LeOmanut Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel, July 2013

Habayit Hayehudi, Galleria HaAcheret, Holon, Israel, Dec 2011

Letters from my Grandparents, Yeshiva University Museum, NY, USA, Jan 2011

White Out, Artists’ House, Tel Aviv, Israel, Dec 2010

Chelsea International Fine Art Competition Winners, Agora Gallery, Chelsea, NY, USA, Aug 2010

Two Sisters, Barbur Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel, Sept 2007

New Members, Artists’ House, Jerusalem, Israel Aug 2007

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Home-Homeless, Hebrew Union College Museum, NY, USA, Sept 2017

Between Speech and Silence, Jerusalem House of Quality, Jerusalem, Israel, June 2017

Topsy Turvy: contemporary Israeli ceramics, Beit Benyamini, Tel Aviv, Israel, May 2017

Tzeno Ureno,  Beersheva University Gallery, Beersheva, Israel, April 2017

Cherchez La Femme: Wig, Burqa, Wimple, Berlin Jewish Museum, Berlin, Germany, Mar 2017

Across Divides: Borders and Boundaries in Contemporary Art, Derfner Judaica Museum, Riverdale, NY, USA, Mar 2017

Beautiful and Powerful Statements, St. Luke’s Gallery, Metuchen, NJ, USA, Mar 2017

Out of Chaos, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle, UK, Nov 2016

Under the Press of History, Jerusalem Print Workshop, Jerusalem, Israel, Sept 2016

Dimensions of Spirituality, USC HIllel Gallery, LA, USA, Sept 2016

100 for 100, Ben Uri Gallery, Christie’s, London, UK, May 2016

Camouflage, Agripas 12 Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel, May 2016

Hand Delivery, Neve Shechter Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel, Mar 2016

Passover and Freedom, Brooklyn Jewish Art Gallery @ CKI, NY, USA, Mar 2016

Unexpected: Continuing Narratives of Identity and Migration, Ben Uri Gallery, London, UK, Feb 2016

Beuys, Beuys, Beuys, Meshuneh Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel, Oct 2015

The Art of Motherhood, Jerusalem Biennale for Contemporary Jewish Art, Hechal Shlomo, Jm, Israel, Sept 2015

A Sense of Space, Jerusalem Biennale for Contemporary Jewish Art, Hasid Bros. Complex, Jm, Israel, Sept 2015

A Fine Line, Jerusalem Biennale for Contemporary Jewish Art, Hasid Bros. Complex, Jm, Israel, Sept 2015

White Matter: Contemporary Porcelain Sculpture, Wilfrid Israel Museum, Kibbutz Hazorea, Jul 2015

Metziun, Agripas 12 Gallery, Jerusalem Israel, Jul 2015

A Prayer for Peace, Hasid Bros. Complex, Jerusalem, Israel, Oct 2014

Hear O Israel, Museum Omera, Ancona, Italy, Sept 2014

Fused, House of Israel, Balboa Park, San Diego, Ca, USA, Jul 2014

Blue and White Now: Contemporary Ceramics in Israel, Brewery of Contemporary Art, Kiryat Tivon, Israel, Feb 2014

Blue and White Now: Contemporary Ceramics in Israel, Aharon Kahana House, Ramat Gan, Israel, Nov 2013

First Jerusalem Biennale for Contemporary Jewish Art, Hasid Bros. Complex, Jerusalem, Israel, Oct 2013

The Seventh Day: Shabbat Revisited, Hebrew Union College Museum, NY, NY, USA, Sept 2013

IJAYA Finalists Show, Camden Halls, London, UK, Sept 2012

From the Melting Pot into the Fire: Ceramics from Israel, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA, USA, Sept 2012

Transcending History:Beyond the Legacy of Slavery and the Holocaust, Temple U Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, USA, Mar 2012

Matronita: Jewish Feminist Art, Museum of Art, Ein Harod, Israel, Jan 2012

Nothing to Declare, Vargas Museum, Manila, Philippines, Nov 2011

Israel from Within and from Without, Rubin-Frankel Gallery, Boston, MA, USA, Mar 2011

The Dura Europos Project, Museum of Jewish Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA, Dec 2010

Giguk Videoart Festival 2010, Giguk, Giesen, Germany, Oct 2010

Transcending History:Beyond the Legacy of Slavery and the Holocaust, I.P. Stanback Museum, S. Carolina, USA, Oct 2010

30th International Ceramics Competition, Finalists’ Show, Museum of Ceramics, Alcora, Spain, Sept 2010

Paul Celan: Death Fugue, Synagogue Gallery, Nis, Serbia, Jul 2010

Transcending History:Beyond the Legacy of Slavery and the Holocaust, Reginald Lewis Museum, Maryland, USA, May 2010

From the Melting Pot into the Fire: Ceramics from Israel, Gardiner Museum for Ceramic Art, Toronto, Canada, April 2010

Transcending History:Beyond the Legacy of Slavery and the Holocaust, Vivant Art Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Feb 2010

2010, Apart Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel, Jan 2010

Essence/Borders: Water Homage Video Festival, Institut Alexander Von Humboldt, Boyaca, Colombia, Nov 2009

Performing the Woman’s Body, ViP 9, Ticho House, Jerusalem, Israel, Sept 2009

Home, Apart Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, Sept 2009

Hakol Katuv, Nirhala Gallery, Bet Lehem Hagelilit, Israel, Aug 2009

29th International Ceramics Competition, Finalists’ Show, Museum of Ceramics, Alcora, Spain, Jul 2009

Essence/Borders: Video Festival, Kurye International Video Festival, Istanbul, Turkey, Jun 2009

New Media Festival, Musrara Mix No. 9, Avodah Zara, Heleni Hamalka, Musrara, Jerusalem, Israel, May 2009

Housewives and Heroines, Antea Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel, May 2009

From the Melting Pot into the Fire: Ceramics from Israel, Mint Museum, N. Carolina, USA, Feb 2009

Jerusalem: Surface Fractures, The Artists’ House Jerusalem, Israel, Dec 2008

Schmatte Couture, Rivington Gallery, London, UK, Aug 2008

Zichronenu: 60 years, Touring Israel, 2008-2009

Lilliput Ceramics: World Exhibition of Miniature Ceramics, Multimedia Centre, Rovinj, Croatia, Mar 2008

Touching Art Touching You, Catmose Gallery, Rutland, UK, Jan 2008

Portraits and Masks, Gallerina, Bat Shlomo, Israel, Oct 2007

27th International Ceramics Competition, Finalists’ Show, Museum of Ceramics, Alcora, Spain, Jul 2007

4th Israel Ceramics Biennale, Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel, Dec 2006

Frame: International Dance-Video Festival, Porto, Portugal, Nov 2006

Snap to Grid: Digital Art, LACDA, LA, USA, Oct 2006

Blind Art: Sense and Sensuality, Bankside Gallery, London/RA Centre Leicester, UK, Sept 2006

International Ceramics and Pottery Competition, La Rambla, Cordoba, Spain, Aug 2006

26th International Ceramics Competition, Finalists’ Show, Museum of Ceramics, Alcora, Spain, Jun 2006

River’s Edge Film Festival, Paducah, Kentucky, USA, Aug 2006

Americas 200 Paperworks, NW Arts Center, Minot, N Dakota, USA, Jan 2006

Dislocated Landscapes, Yakar Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel, Oct 2005

25th International Ceramics Competition, Finalists’ Show, Museum of Ceramics, Alcora, Spain, Jun 2005

Bezalel Academy of Arts, Selected Ceramics, Jerusalem Centre for the Performing Arts, Jerusalem, Jun 2005

Ben Uri Gallery & Tram Studios, IJAYA Finalists’ Shows, St. John’s Wood & Camden Town, London, UK, Aug 2004

Landscape and Still Life, Catto Gallery, Hampstead, London, UK Aug 2003

 

Olive Branch Touring Exhibition, Daliat-El-Carmel, Holon, Kfar Saba, Beersheva, Israel, 2002-2005

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Press

Jewish Museum in Berlin explores head coverings by David Green, from Ha’aretz, Alpha Omega Arts blog, May 1st 2017

Art on exhibit at St. Luke’s Church by Kathy Chang, Greater Media Newspapers, April 25th 2017

Prints under Pressure- International Holocaust Remembrance Day by Heddy Abramowitz, Times of Israel, Jan 27th 2017

Tradition & Transformation by Ori Soltes, article about the Dura Europos Project 2016

Letters as a Lifeline by Sandee Brawarsky, The Jewish Week, The Arts, 12.02.2016

Grapevine, Jerusalem Post, 30.10.15

A Female Prism on the Torah by Barry Davis, The Jerusalem Post, Culture, 4.10.2015

Why London’s Eruv is sprouting in Jerusalem by Nathan Jeffay, The Jewish Chronicle, 18.9.2015

Rank and File, Ha’aretz, 18.9.15

When the Jewish World meets Contemporary Art by Nurit Roth, El Al’s Atmosphere Magazine, September 2015

The Jerusalem Biennale, J-Wire, 1.9.2015

DIG Magazin 2014, Frankfurt, Germany

A Jewish Art by Susan Nashman Fraiman, ‘Milin Havivin7’, published by Yeshivat Chovevei Torah, 2014

Jewish culture under spotlight at AdMed Festival, Ancona, Italy, Aug. 2014

Contrasts in the Creative Work of Ruth Schreiber, paper for Seminar Hakibbutzim, Hadas Ben-Gal and Maya Rom, June 2014

Art-Up Nation; Fringe Art on the Biennale Map The Times of Israel, 10.10.13

Film interview, Jerusalem Biennale for Contemporary Jewish Art, Sept. 2013

De’ot 62, Sept. 2013

Rank and File Ha’aretz, 29.7.13

Old Age De’ot 61, June 2013

Men Marching De’ot 59, Jan. 2013

Women’s Voices De’ot 55, Feb. 2012

Yediot Haemek, Feb. 2012

Visualising the Eruv Journal of Jewish Art, Visual Culture, vol. 5, 2011

Yediot Cholon, Bat Yam, 4.11.11

Discussions on Pluralism De’ot 52, Aug. 2011

A5 Arts Magazine on Jerusalem, May 2011

Ben Gurion leads Holocaust Survivors The Jewish Daily Forward, 4.1.11

From Single to Married De’ot 48, Aug. 2010

Israeli Ceramics show Nation’s Diversity Democrat and Chronicle, 21.3.10

Hot Lands of Clay The Forward, 10.3.10

War of Fragments Walla, Daniel Silberberg, 5.1.10

Naked Heroines Daniel Sperber online, 29.5.09

Shmatte Couture Jewish Chronicle, 15.8.08

Shmatte Couture Jewish News, 14.8.08

The Joys of Polyglot Jerusalem Post, 26.9.07

An Artist’s Work Mishpacha, 10.2.05