Galia Gluckman

b. 1973, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Lives and works in Cape Town, South Africa.

Galia Gluckman was born in 1973 in Tel Aviv, Israel; she currently lives and works in Cape Town, South Africa. Gluckman first qualified as a fashion designer and operated between London, UK and New York City, USA before returning to fine art. The artist relocated to Cape Town, South Africa in 2010 and since then, has participated in a number of group and solo exhibitions both locally and internationally.

Most recently, Gluckman presented solo shows, Metas (boundaries) and Ora (edge), with CIRCA in Johannesburg and Cape Town, both in 2018. She participated in a number of group exhibitions in 2018, namely WINTER and SUMMER Exhibition, both at Everard Read in London, and Back to the Future III: Abstract Art in South Africa, Past and Present at SMAC Gallery in Stellenbosch. Gluckman also presented work in the 2018 Investec Cape Town Art Fair and the 2018 FNB Joburg Art Fair – both with Everard Read/CIRCA. Gluckman is the recipient of the 2009 Global Green Artist Challenge award, which was exhibited at the International ArtExpo in New York City, USA; as well as the 2010 New York Public Artwork Commission which was commissioned by the Great Neck Plaza Mayor, Jean Celender, in New York City, USA.

Gluckman is represented in a number of private and corporate collections, namely the Hilton Hotel Group in the USA; Galila Barzilai-Hollander’s private collection in Belgium; the Dame Anita Roddick Collection in the UK; and a number of private collections in Australia, the UAE, Israel, South Africa, Spain, the UK and the USA. In South Africa, these collections include the Leeu Collection Franschoek; M&C Saatchi Abel; the Rupert Collection; the South African Presidential Collection; the Spier Arts Collection; and, most recently, the Investec Collection.

Gluckman solo exhibtion, cellular state is currently on show at SMAC Gallery in Cape Town, South Africa The exhibition will run until 13 August 2019.

cellular state | SMAC Gallery | Cape Town | South Africa | 2019

ora (edge) | CIRCA | Cape Town, South Africa | 2018

Metas (boundries) | CIRCA  | Johannesburg, South Africa | 2018

SCAPES | Everard Read | Cape Town, South Africa | 2015

Pixels | Artist House | Tel Aviv, Israel | 2014

New Works Galia Gluckman | The Jewish Museum | Cape Town, South Africa | 2013

Gallery 25 Ltd Booth |  International Artexpo |  New York City, USA | 2009

WINTER Exhibition | Everard Read London | London, UK | 2018

Investec Cape Town Art Fair | Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) | Cape Town, South Africa | 2018

Back to the Future III: Abstract Art in South Africa, Past and Present | SMAC Gallery | Stellenbosch, South Africa | 2018

FNB Joburg Art Fair | Sandton Convention Centre | Johannesburg, South Africa | 2018

SUMMER | Everard Read | Cape Town, South Africa | 2017

The Cubicle Series | CIRCA Gallery | Cape Town, South Africa | 2017

Abstract Show | CIRCA Gallery | Johannesburg, South Africa | 2017

Abstract Show | Everard Read, London, UK | 2017

Malibongwe Tyilo | VISI | Artists We Love: Galia Gluckman | 5 February 2016 – PDF

Debbie Loots | VISI | Galia Gluckman | 27 August 2014 – PDF

Layla Leiman | Between10and5 | Featured: Galia Gluckman | 17 February 2014 – PDF