Rose Art Museum and Tel Aviv Museum of Art partner to promote Israeli video art

Brandeis University’s Rose Art Museum and the Tel Aviv Museum of Art are undertaking a shared initiative to support the work of emerging Israeli video artists. The joint project, which includes the establishment of the Chami Fruchter Video Prize, was announced May 25 at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art by the museum’s Director and Chief Curator, Suzanne Landau. The announcement accompanied an address by Christopher Bedford, the Henry and Lois Foster Director of the Rose, who spoke on the role of Israeli video art in American museums. The Chami Fruchter Video Prize will be presented every other year to an Israeli video artist who has demonstrated considerable promise but has not yet been the subject of a solo museum exhibition. The artist will receive $10,000 and his or her work will be exhibited at both the Rose and the Tel Aviv Museum of Art. A

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