Siona Benjamin’s first exhibition at ACA Galleries will feature her recent work from the Exodus Series. Currently on her second Fulbright Fellowship in Israel, her new work will be the subject of this show. Opening Reception: March 9, 2017, 6-8 pm Catalogue available.
JOIN the Jewish Art Salon April 19th for a reception and screening of the documentary Blue Like Me, profiling Siona Benjamin.
Born in Mumbai, India, Siona Benjamin grew up in a Jewish community among a complex montage of Eastern and Western religions. Informed by the world around her Siona Benjamin’s work has a transcultural appeal.
A solo exhibition from the Exodus series was on view at the Opalka Gallery in Albany, NY (August 23–October 9, 2016) and will travel to the Peninsular Jewish Community Center in Foster City, CA in September 2017.
The documentary film Blue Like Me:The Art of Siona Benjamin was recently released and shown at numerous film festivals across the United States.
March 9 – April 22, Tues – Sat, 10:30 am – 6:00 pm
NYC-based Jewish Art Salon is a 501.c.3 non-profit; an international artists & scholars organization for contemporary Jewish visual art. It provides exhibitions, important resources and programs, and develops lasting partnerships with artists, curators and the general public.