Debbie Kampel was Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, living in Israel since 1974. Majored in Fine Art, History of Art and English at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg receiving a B.A. Completed a M.A Cum Laude at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Studied at Bezalel School of Art under painters Pinhas Cohen-Gan and Michael Kovner; lithography with Dedi Ben-Shaul. A member of the Israel Artists Association. Taught art at Kaye College.
Upcoming exhibitions Legs, Paris, France; China in the Eyes of Foreign Artists, Yan Huang Art Museum, Beijing
One-Man Shows: 2014 – HaTa’arucha -Chamshushalayim, Jerusalem
2012 – Al HaGiva Gallery, Meitar
2011 – Ashkelon City Gallery
2010 – Exhibition for International Women’s Film Festival, Rehovot
2005 -New Gallery, Teddy Stadium, Jerusalem
2002 – Yeshiva University Museum, New York
– Ha-Acheret Gallery, Tel-Aviv
1999 – ICC Jerusalem Convention Center, Jerusalem
– Jerusalem Center for the Performing Arts, Jerusalem.
1998 – Kaye College, Beersheva.
1996 – Strong Hills, Sara Kishon Gallery, Tel-Aviv.
1993 – Paintings, Jerusalem Center for the Performing Arts, Jerusalem.
1990 – Views of Judean Hills, Sara Kishon Gallery, Tel-Aviv.
1987 – Hills of Jerusalem; Nora Gallery, Jerusalem.
Selected Group Shows
2016 – Secret Art, Tel-Aviv; China seen by Foreign Artists, HanYuang Museum, Beijing
2015 – Beijing Biennale, Beijing, China; Jerusalem Biennale, Israel
2014 –Fusion, San Diego, America; Citylights, Modi’in, Israel
2012 – Beijing Biennale, Oct 2012
2011 – Travelling Art, Valencia,Spain
2010 – Biennale Mediterranean-Split 2010, Croatia
2009 – Embracing our Differences, Florida, USA
2008 – Jerusalem, Surface Fractures, Artists House, Jerusalem
– Olympic Fine Arts, Beijing August 2008
– Beijing Biennale July 2008
– Remembered Ministries of Defense and Culture, Herzlia
– Private Spaces, Jerusalem
2005 – Beijing Biennale, Sep 2005
2002 – Views from Here-Israeli Artists, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
2000 – Aim for Arts International Exhibition, Vancouver, Canada.
– Landscapes, Artists House, Jerusalem.
1996 – Triennial Sofia ‘96, Sofia, Bulgaria.
1995 – Art ‘95, New York.
1992 – Biennale d’Art Contemporain des Pays Francophones, Senart, France.
– New Members Exhibition, Artists House, Jerusalem.
1987 – Jerusalem Observed by Israeli Artists, the Israel Festival Exhibition.
1986 – ‘Telfed Arts Festival’, Yad Lebanim Museum, Herzliah.
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
The Yeshiva University Museum, New York
The Olympic Fine Arts Museum, Beijing
The S.A.N. of Senart
The Lehman Collection
The Kula Cultural Institute, Croatia
Private collections in Israel, Australia, Canada, South Africa, the U.S.A. and France
2016 Interview on ‘Mabat Sheni’ channel one
2008 Television Series: ‘ Sippur Misgeret’ (Framed Stories): 100 Years of Art in Israel
2005 ‘ Musaf HaMusafim’ arts magazine channel two
2005 Interview on 9.00pm News broadcast channel one
1998 Local Beersheva Television
1987 Arabic Arts Magazine of ITV
Oct 2011 – Jerusalem Post: Eye of the Beholder
Summer, 2006- ‘Dimui’ Arts Quarterly
Dec 2005 – World Jewish Digest: Dangerous Art
Summer 2004- Outlook: Beyond the Landscape: Portrait of An Israeli Artist
August 2010- Cyclamens and Swords: online Arts Magazine- featured artist
Hear O Lord-poems, Eliaz Cohen, Toby Publishing2010
Democracy and Criticism, Dr Lea Segal and Ruth Richter, Machon Mofet, 2007
Women, Peace and Security (Index), Women for Women publishing, 2006