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Micha Ullman, Israeli, born in 1939.
Micha Ullman was born in Tel Aviv. In 1953-1957, he studied at Kfar Hayarok agricultural school. After his military service, he joined the Nahal group at Kibbutz Erez. In 1960-1964, he studied at Bezalel Art School. In 1966, after a year of study in London, he worked as a graphic artist and illustrator for Maariv newspaper. In the 1970s, he worked as an art instructor at Bezalel. In 1978, he was dismissed due to his involvement in a "students revolt" at the school. He lives and works in Ramat Hasharon.
In the 1970s, Ullman created works using earth and initiated art projects influenced by American conceptual art and social-ecological ideas. Many of his early sculptural work involved digging in the ground. In 1972, for example, he created "Exchange of Earth" in which he dug pits, with the help of local children at Kibbutz Metzer and the neighboring Arab village of Meser, and switched the earth between them. Over the course of the 1970s, his work began to focus increasingly on human structures.
In the 1980s, the house became a central motif. In 1980, he showed "The Third Watch: Trenches, Earth and Concrete" in the Israeli pavilion at the Venice Biennale. He dug trenches in the floor in which he placed chair-like earthen structures. "Havdalah" (1988) and "Yesod" (1989) feature building-like constructions that are upside down or buried.
From the 1990s, Ullman began to explore elements of time and history, and especially the Holocaust. His holes and constructions accentuated the emptiness of human structures. In "Library" (1995), for example, at Bebelplatz Square in Berlin, Ullman created an underground library of empty white shelves. .
1960-1964 Bezalel Academy, Jerusalem
1965 Central School of Arts and Crafts, London
1970-1978 Bezalel, drawing, basic design and etching
1976 Guest lecturer at Fine Arts Academy, Dusseldorf
1979 Haifa University, basic design, drawing, three dimensional design
1979-1985 Faculty of Architecture, Technion, Haifa
1991 Academy of Art, Stuttgart, sculpture
Awards and Prizes
1979 Herman Struck Prize, Haifa
1998 Prize at Japanese Artists' Society Exhibitiion ''Commemmorating Israel's 50th Anniversary''
1999 The Artists House, Tel Aviv.