Joseph Zaritsky
Joseph Zaritsky,  Figure in Zichron Ya'acovJoseph Zaritsky,  Jerusalem Habashim GateJoseph Zaritsky, ZefatJoseph Zaritsky, HaifaJoseph Zaritsky, Girl in Kandinoff Courtyard  Joseph Zaritsky,   Figure of the Artist and a Roof-Top 
View of Tel Aviv
Joseph Zaritsky,  ParisJoseph Zaritsky, Tel Aviv Pole on RooftopsJoseph Zaritsky,  Figure of the Artist and a Roof-Top 
View of Tel AvivJoseph Zaritsky,  Zichron Ya'acovJoseph Zaritsky,  Tel Aviv Pole on Roof-TopsJoseph Zaritsky, Figure of the Artist and the Rooftops
 
Born in Ukraine, 1891 
Died in Tel Aviv, 1985 

 

1910-1914 Studied painting at The Academy of Art in Kiev 
 
Selected Solo Exhibitions 
 
1924  Technicum (Technion), Haifa
1925  Menorah Club, Jerusalem
1941  Habimah, Tel Aviv – Held on the occasion of the artist’s 50th birthday
1949  Bezalel National Museum, Jerusalem
1951  "Joseph Zaritsky – Retrospective Exposition", Tel Aviv Museum of Art
1952  "Joseph Zaritsky – Retrospective Exposition", Bezalel National Museum, Jerusalem
1955  "Joseph Zaritsky", Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
1956  "Joseph Zaritsky", Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels
1976  "Zaritsky-Watercolours 1920-1975", Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv
1981  "Homage to Zaritsky", Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1984  "Zaritsky, Tzuba – Summer 1983", Israel Museum, Jerusalem 
"Views of Tel Aviv from the Roof and the Window", University Art Gallery, Tel Aviv 
"Zaritsky – Retrospective", Tel Aviv Museum
"Zaritsky – Recent Works", Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv
1992  "Zaritsky – Watercolours", Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv 

Selected Group Exhibitions

1924 The Citadel, Jewish Artists Association, Jerusalem
1927 "Modern Artists", Ohel, Tel Aviv
1930  Bezalel National Museum, Jerusalem
1932 "The 11", Tel Aviv Museum of Art
1936 "General Exhibition of Palestine Artists", Tel Aviv Museum of Art
1947 "The Seven", Tel Aviv Museum of Art
1948 Venice Biennale
"New Horizons", Tel Aviv Museum of Art
1953 "7 Painters of Israel", Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
1955 "Israelische Kunst", Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels
1957 "New Horizons", The Museum of Modern Art, Haifa
1958 "Ten Years of Israeli Painting", Tel Aviv Museum of Art
1963 "New Horizons", Ein Harod Museum of Art
1964  "Art Israel, 26 Painters and Sculptors", The Jewish Museum, New York; circulated in the 
US and Canada
1966  "New Horizons – 1949-1963", The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1968  "Israel a travers les ages", Musee du Petit Palais, Paris
1969  "A Leap of Faith", The Art Gallery, State University of New York at Albany
1970  "3 Israeli Artists", Whitechapel Art Gallery, London 
"Israel on Paper", The High Museum of Art, Atlanta
"Selected Collection", Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv
1971  "Looking Up", Memory Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, Rochester, New York
1976  "Jewish Experience in Twentieth Century Art", The Jewish Museum, New York
1979  "Seven Artist in Israel", Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles
1981  "Artists from Israel: 1920-1980", The Jewish Museum, New York 
 
Prizes and Awards

 

1942  Dizengoff Prize from Tel Aviv Municipality
1959  The Israel Prize
1968  Sandberg Prize of Israeli Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem (first artist to win)

Books

 

Omer, Mordechai. Jossef Zaritsky. Tel Aviv: Massada Ltd., 1987.

Yariv, Yeshayahu. Zaritsky Watercolours. Tel Aviv: Gordon Gallery, 1992.
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