Tamar Ettun (b. 1982) is a New York-based multidisciplinary artist who was born in Jerusalem, Israel. As a sculptor and performance artist, her work focuses on movement/stillness. She is the founder and director of The Moving Company. Her work has been presented at the Fridman Gallery, New York, NY (2015); Madison Square Park, New York, NY (2014), and the Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel (2014). She is a recipient of a Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant (2014-2015), a Macdowell Fellowship (2014), and a Franklin Furnace for Performance Art Award. She was an artist-in-residence at The Watermill Center, Water Mill, NY (2015) and will be an artist-in-residence at iaspis, Stockholm, Sweden (2016). She received a B.F.A. from the Bezalel Academy for Art and Design Jerusalem (with exchange B.F.A. program at The Cooper Union) and an M.F.A. in Sculpture from Yale School of Art.
Featured Image Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Artist
Photo Credit: Tamar Ettun. Orange Bubble.
Photo Credit: Dan Rosen and Jeffrey Ayars. Mauve Bird with Yellow Teeth Red Feathers Green Feet and a Rose Belly: Part 1 (stills from video).
Photo Credit: Matt Grub. Pink Hand on a Cut Cello with Yellow.
Photo Credit: Danny Larkin. Its Not a Question of Anxiety (performance).