Bio

b. Israel, 1994

Education

2021

MFA in Ceramic Art, New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

2018

BFA Ceramics and Glass, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

Selected Exhibitions

2021

International Ceramics Biennial, Mino Ceramic Art Museum, Mino, Japan

DAR – Terra Incognita, MFA Thesis Show, The Robert C. Turner Gallery, Alfred, NY

Alfred Ceramics at Sculpture Space, New York, NY

Come Hell or High Water, The Robert C. Turner Gallery, Alfred, NY

2020

NSJE Show at the NCECA Conference, ArtSpace Gallery, Richmond, VA

TLV Biennial for Israeli Art and Design, Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel

Confluence, The Robert C. Turner Gallery, Alfred, NY

The Isrotel Collection Show, Israel

2019

Emerging Artist Solo Show, Hecht Museum, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel

Material, Object, Belief, Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Tableworks, Bswing Gallery at NCECA Conference, Minneapolis, MN

2018

Actual Materiality, Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Terra-Cotta Rave, Benyamini Contemporary Ceramics Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Bezalel Graduate Show, Bezalel Academy of arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

Israeli Ceramic Artworks Inspired by Japan, Korea and China, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel [curator]

2017

20/30 Gustin Anagama / Watershed Anniversary Exhibition, Chris Gustin Studio Gallery, S. Dartmouth, MA

A Glimpse – Bezalel Ceramics Department Students, Benyamini Contemporary Ceramics Center Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Jump into a Mirror, Garnd-Art Gallery, Haifa, Israel

2016

The Secrets of Clay, The Rosenfeld Residence, Haifa, Israel

Collections

Alfred Ceramic Art Museum, Alfred, NY

Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel

Isrotel Chain Art Collection, Israel

Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

The Davidson Family Collection

Residencies and Awards

2021

Long Term Resident, Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Art, Helena, MT

2019

The Hecht Foundation Award for an Emerging Artist, Hecht Museum, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel

Blumenthal Award for an Excellent Senior Project in Ceramics, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

2018

The Tony Hepburn Merit Scholarship, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Award of Excellence, The Liberal Arts Department, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design,
Jerusalem, Israel

Assistant to the Ceramic Artist Mr. Shamai Sam Gibsh, Jaffa, Israel

2017

The Schatz Family Prize for a Distinguished Artwork, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design,
Jerusalem, Israel

Merit Award of the Ceramics and Glass Department, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design,
Jerusalem, Israel

Apprentice to the Ceramic Artist Mr. Chris Gustin, S. Dartmouth, MA

2016

Apprentice to the Potter Mrs. Anne Mette Hjortshøj, Bornholm, Denmark

Selected Bibliography

2020

“Uriel Caspi.” Ceramics Now , 28 October 2020

2019

Barne’a, Reut. “’Every Sculpture is a Shell’: On Objects and Memories in an Exhibition by

Uriel Caspi.” Calcalist Yediot News, 7 July 2019

2018

Caspi, Uriel H. “Metamorphosis by Fire: The Direct and Metaphorical Relation between

Cremation and Urns in the West.” Tripod: Material – Text – Image Issue 1, March 2018