Lior Neiger was born in Israel (1972) and is a graduate of the fine arts department at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel. He moved to Boston (2002), where he completed his MFA studies at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts and Tufts University (2005). In 2003 Lior received a grant for his studies from the America-Israel Cultural Foundation. Lior incorporates different media into his works (primarily painting, video and drawing) and exhibits nationally and internationally, most recently in Boston (Mills Gallery (BCA), Fountain St. Gallery), Hungary (The Jewish Museum in Budapest) and Israel (Drawing Biennale - Jerusalem). Lior's work can be found in both public and private collections.
ONE-PERSON EXHIBITIONS 2005 “Space Available”, Graduates’ exhibition, Tufts University Art Gallery, Boston, MA 2004 “Intellectual Property and Other Pieces”, The Artists Foundation, Boston, MA 2003 “Globe”, Herzliya Museum of Art, Israel 2003 “Fire Open Fire”, VideoSpace at Judi Rotenberg Gallery, Boston, MA 2000 “On the Edge”, Herzliya Museum of Art, Israel
GROUP EXHIBITIONS 2019 Out of Place, Fountain St. Gallery, Curated by Jameson Johnson 2019 The 26th Drawing Show, Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Curated by Chanel Thervil 2018 Red, White+Blue, Brookline Arts Center, Curated by Camilo Alvarez, Brookline MA 2017 Drawing Show, HallSpace Gallery, Boston, MA 2017 Up/Rooted, Brookline Arts Center, Curated by Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons, Brookline MA 2016 Juror's Choice, Uforge Gallery, Curated by Elizabeth Devlin, Boston, MA 2016 Space, Gallery CL20, Boston, MA 2016 Cartographies, Uforge Gallery, Boston, MA 2016 Pages 2, Scollay Gallery, Boston City Hall, MA 2016 The First Five Years - A Retrospective, Uforge Gallery, MA 2016 Boston Biennial 4, Atlantic Works Gallery, Boston, MA 2016 Pages, Uforge Gallery, Boston, MA 2015 Abstracted, Uforge Gallery, Boston, MA 2014 Video Screening, Danube Museum, Komarno, Slovakia 2010 Wandering, Video projection at The Jewish Museum of Hungary, Budapest 2008 Text In Video, AXIOM Gallery, Boston, MA 2008 Campaign Button, Miller Block Gallery, Boston, MA 2007 The 20th Drawing Show, Mills Gallery, Boston, MA 2007 Reshamim 3 - Drawing Biennale, Jerusalem, Israel 2007 Desert Generation, Artists’ House/Jerusalem and Hakibutz Gallery/Tel-Aviv, Israel 2006 OPENdraw, OPENSOURCE Art, Champaign, IL 2006 X-ING – Project Creo – The Arts Center, St. Petersburg, FL. 2006 Studio Visit, Exit Art, New York, NY 2005 Northeast Exposure Online. Photographic Resource Center and Boston Cyberarts Festival, Boston, MA 2005 Land People and Identity, Al Kahf Gallery, Bethlehem, Palestine 2005 Mapping Show, Clark University, Worcester, MA 2004 Student Annual Show – Juried by William Stover, SMFA, Boston, MA 2004 Graduate Student Show – Juried by Laura Donaldson, SMFA, Boston, MA 2004 “Site Specific”, artSPACE@16, Malden, MA 2004 “Google-ing the Real”, Judi Rotenberg Gallery Annex, Boston, MA 2004 “Terrorvision”, Exit Art, New York, NY 2004 The 18th Drawing Show, Juried by Raphaela Platow, Mills Gallery, Boston, MA 2003 “Small Wonders”, Judi Rotenberg Gallery, Boston, MA 2002 New Acquisitions, Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Tel Aviv, Israel 2002 “Markers II”, Next to the 11th Documenta, Kassel, Germany 2002 “Good Looking Good”, Alon Segev Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel 2001 “Plastic Sheet”, A. A. Silver Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel 1998 Graduates’ exhibition, Fine Arts Department, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem,Israel