Leah Abir

Leah Abir is a Tel Aviv-based curator and writer in the field of contemporary art. Currently she is the curator of RawArt Gallery in Tel Aviv. Abir was formerly Curator of The Haifa Museum of Art (2014),  Artistic Consultant for The Artists' Studios in Jerusalem (2012-2014), a Curatorial Fellow at Creative Time, NYC (2011), and Head of Programming at MoBY, Museums of Bat Yam (2007-2010). As an independent curator, Abir has curated solo and group shows at various galleries, museums and alternative spaces worldwide .She attended postgraduate studies in Art History and Museology, and teaches history and theory of art and curating in various academic programs. Abir has written extensively on contemporary art for various international publications and exhibition catalogs.