ruth oppenheim

b. 1980


2009 - 2011 M.F.A., Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

2006 - 2008 B.F.A., The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York

2003 - 2005 Gerit Grietveld Academy, Amsterdam



on things,  solo exhibition, The Commemoration Center Gallery, Tivon, Israel     


Only to Melt, Trustingly, Without Reproach, Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia


The Ready-Made Centennial, Haifa Museum, Israel


AMBIGUOUS BEING, Who is afraid of identity?, Line 16 Gallery, Tel Aviv, Berlin, Taipei

Sleeping in Our Beds, Art Station Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel


Eyes Looking For a Head to Inhabit, MS, Museum Sztuki, Lodz, Poland

Pitshow, The Commons West, Ithaca, New York

MOCK-UP Exhibition and Book Launch,Tjaden Experimental Gallery, and the Herbert F. Johnson Museum's parking lot, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Signs on the Road, organized by Workroom G (Leslie Brack, Michael Ashkin and Josh Geldzahler), Winkelman Gallery, CRLab, NYC

High Expectation, High Ceilings, and the Floor is at Sea Level, Solo show, Gerstein Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel


LABALMA Body Project, 14th Street Y, New York

LAST DAY OF MAGIC Film screenings, SCALAMATA GALLERY, Venice, Italy

The LABA Festival, 14th Street Y, New York


WOOLOO.ORG - REBRANDING ACTS exhibitions, TINA B. - The Prague Contemporary Art Festival and Ours: Democracy in the Age of Branding, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center at Parsons/ the New School, New York

My Syrian African Rift, Senior Thesis Exhibition, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York


MANifest, Makor Gallery, New York

Benny's Bungalow, Shore Institute of Contemporary Art, Long Branch, NJ


When Artists Say We, The Artists Space Gallery, New Yor

Wandering, Makor Gallery, New York


2011 The John Hartell Graduate Award, Cornell University

2008 Elliot Lash Memorial Prize for Excellence in Sculpture, Cooper Union