Batia Eisenwasser -Jancourt

Wife of Lot
Acyrilic on Canvas 150x110 cm.

Not an Echo was Heard
Acyrilic on Canvas 160x110 cm.

Holiday in Shaveh Zion
Acyrilic on Canvas 150x120 cm.


Born in Haifa, Israel,
Lived in Montreal, Canada, 1953-1971.
Returned to Israel, 1971.
Lives and works in Ein Hod Artists' Village.
Senior lecturer, Art Dept., Haifa University, 1971-present.
Chairperson, Art Dept., 1984-88, 1994-97.
Director, Summer Workshops, Haifa University, 1985-1994.

Diploma, Fine and Applied Arts, Sir George Williams School of Art, Montreal, Canada.
B.F.A. Concordia University, Montreal.
Postgraduate work, Concordia University.

Selected Solo Exhibitions:
1978 Goldman Gallery, Haifa.
1992 Artist's House, Jerusalem.
1993 Amalia Arbel Gallery, Tel Aviv.
1994 Reuben and Edith Hecht Museum, Haifa.
1996 Ein Hod Artists Gallery.
1997 Radison Moriah, Zichron Yaakov.
1998 Elizabeth Soderberg Gallery, Western Galilee College.

2001, 2002, 2005, GastAtelier, Dusseldorf, Germany.
2003 Music Box, Emek Izrael College, Israel..
2004 Metaphor, Givaat Haim Ichud, Israel..
2007 Oh My God, Dusseldorf, Germany
2008 In the Forest… Ein Hod Gallery, Israel.
2008 If You Don’t Eat… Hachava Gallery, Holon, Israel
2009 The Silence of One Tree Falling, Dusseldorf, Germany
2009 The Dogs Bark at Night, Tel Aviv Artists’ House, Israel.

Selected Group Exhibitions:
1971 Graphics 71, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Canada.
1978 Israel Art Festival, Albert White Gallery, Toronto; National Arts Center, Ottawa, Canada.
1980 International Exhibition, National Museum of Monaco, Monte Carlo.
1981 Printing in Israel, Spertus Museum, Chicago.
1983 Triennale of Israeli Graphic Art, Haifa Museum of Modern Art.
1985 199 Metres, Haifa Museum of Modern Art.
1986 La Poesia Chilena a Travers de la Plastica Israeli, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Santiago, Chile.
1986-88 Traveling Exhibition, South America, Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
1988 Haifa-Portrait of a City, Haifa Museum of Modern Art.
1992 Creating Peace, Amalia Arbel Gallery, Tel Aviv.
1995 Art Miami 95, Miami Beach Convention Center.
1995 Art Miami Artists, Adamar Fine Arts, Miami Beach, Florida.
1995 New Art in an Ancient Land, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, U.S.A.; traveling show, USA until 1998.
1996 Haifa, Art and Sea, National Maritime Museum, Haifa.
1996 Cast Shadow, (3 Woman Show) Rothchild Auditorium, Haifa.
1996 Friendship & Brotherhood,Vaadi Nis-Nas, Beit Hagefen, Haifa.
1997 Art in the University, Haifa University.
1997-98 60 Horse Power, Vaadi Nis-Nas, Beit Hagefen, Haifa.
1998 Story Time, Candid Arts Trust, London; Liverpool, England.
1999 Haifa in Mainz, Kunsthalle Mainz, Germany.
1999 Story Time, Appendix A, The Artists House, Jerusalem.
1999 Open House, Holiday of Holidays. Beit Hagefen, Haifa.
2000 Story Time, Central Gallery, Nazareth.
2000 When We Were Children, Study Gallery, University of Haifa.
2000 And Our Answer is Peace! Environmental Installation, Bar-David
Museum, Kibbutz Baram.
2000 Top 2000, Vaadi Nis-Nas, Beit Hagefen, Haifa.

2000-present Ein Hod Gallery Shows.
2001 Children, Vaadi Nis-Nas and Beit Hagefen Gallery, Haifa.
2002 Jusische Kulturetage, Kreifeld, Germany.
2003 Traces of the Shore, National maritime Museum, Haifa.
2007 Images Against War, Lichtblick Gallery, Cologne, Germany.
2009 Artforce 1, Holon Museum of Digital Art, Holon, Israel.
2009 II International Festival of Video Art, Camaguey, Cuba.
2009 GIGUK VideoArt Festival, Giesen, Germany.
2010 Bread and Roses, Annual Art Benefit, Tel Aviv.
2010 Christie’s Benefit Auction Berlin, Friends of Sheba Medical Center, Germany.

1975, 1976, Shtruck Prize for Plastic Arts, Haifa Municipality.
1991, 1994, Research Grant, Canadian Government.
1993, Art Grant, Haifa Arts Foundation.

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