Leigh Orpaz

Leigh Orpaz
Leigh Orpaz (b. 1977, New York) is a photography and video artist, Orpaz has exhibited in museums and galleries worldwide, among them at: 31 Sao Paulo Biennial, MACRO Testaccio Museum in Rome, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Museum of Fine Arts Taipei, Galleria Fuoricampo, Siena and Inga Gallery, Tel Aviv. Orpaz has received Artis Grant Program 2015, won the 2013 Young Artist Award, Israel Ministry of Culture, Pais Grant 2012 and an Excellence Scholarship from Bezalel Academy of Art and Design on 2006-2007. She currently studies for an M.A, Interdisciplinary program in the Arts at Tel Aviv University and holds a Master of Fine Arts from Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem.

Selected Work

Breakfast, 2014, video still, single channel, video, thermal camera, 2 min 29 sec, Looped

The Fall, 2014, digital pigment print, 50x60 cm

Untitled (North America Nebula in Cygnus NGC 7000), 1959, 2015 Fujitrans print in light box, 80×120

Untitled (Atlas Rocket Missile), 1965, 2015 Fujitrans print in light box, 120×120 cm

Untitled (Comet Humason), 1961, 2015 Fujitrans print in light box, 80×120

Thames Town, 2015, video still, single-channel HD video, 4 min 32 sec, looped

Thames Town, 2015, video still, single-channel HD video, 4 min 32 sec, looped

Catle, 2006, lambda print, 40x40 cm

Gallery Exhibitions