talya baharal I resume

born     1955.  Tel-Aviv, Israel

              live and work in the Hudson Valley, New york



             self taught.

             full-time studio jeweler and sculptor  1986 – to date


Juror,  500 Silver Jewelry Designs, Lark Books,  to be published 2011

New York Foundation for the Arts - fellowship grant recipient in Crafts, 2007

Best of Show, Jewelry, Sausalito Arts Festival, Sausalito CA, 2008

Best of Show - Crafts at the Castle, Boston, 2006

Best of Show – Jewelry- American Craft Council, San Francisco 2004

Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Grant - Artist In Residence -  Big Steel-Little Steel  sculpture                       

                                                  project at Society for Contemporary Craft,  Pittsburgh, 2004

Art Farm Sculpture Grant - Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale NY, 2002


Metalsmith Magazine,  Exhibition In Print “saturation, color and metal” , Vol.29  No.4

Metalsmith Magazine,  Vol. 29, No 2,  April 2009,  REVIEW  Review

Metalsmith Magazine, Vol.29, No 2,  featured in ‘Look’ Section

500 Pendants and Lockets,  Lark books, 2008 

500 Necklaces,  Lark Books, 2006

ArtJewelry Now, by Donna Meilach, Schiffer Books, 2004

The Metalsmith Book of Boxes and Lockets, by Tim McCreight, Hand Book Press, 1999

Big Steel - Little Steel - video on Talya’s sculpture project in Pittsburgh, 2005

Nature/Culture Catalog – Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, 2006

Seed to Sheet, catalog and essay WSW workshop, Rosendale NY, 2002

Raphael Prize Catalog,  Society of Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, 2002

Binnewater Tides, Women’s Studio Workshop, featured article

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Sept 2006 Review

American Craft Magazine, Oct/Nov 2006

American Craft Magazine,  June/July 2005 Review

Pittsburgh Tribune Review,  January 2005 Review

Hand Papermaking Magazine, Summer 2003

solo exhibitions

2010     Snyderman-Works Gallery,   Philadelphia PA

2008     Jewelerswerk Galerie, Washington DC,

2006    Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, CA

2005     Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA

2002    Obsidian Gallery, Tucson AZ

2001    Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale NY

             Good Goods, Sautauket MI

2000    Objects of Desire, Louisville KY

    Boulder Coop Gallery, Boulder CO

1996    Objects of Desire, Louisville KY

    Nicolai Gallery, Columbus OH

1994    Sheila Nussbaum Gallery, Millburn NJ

1992    Nancy Sachs Gallery, St. Louis MO

1991    Gallery 500, small craft warnings, Elkins Park PA

select group exhibitions

2010     SOFA NY, Charon Kransen Arts

2009     SOFA NY and SOFA Santa Fe, Charon Kransen Arts

             SOFA Chicago - Pistachios

             Nature/Culture - Lakeview museum of Arts and Sciences, Peoria  IL

2008     Nature/Culture - Ohio Craft Museum

             SOFA Chicago,  Pistachios Gallery

2007     SOFA Chicago – Pistachios Gallery

             Nature/Culture -  Morris Museum, Morristown NJ

2006      Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz NY Anxious Objects

             SOFA Chicago. Pistachios Gallery

    De Novo Gallery, Palo Alto, CA

             Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh PA  Nature /Culture

             Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, CA  500 Necklaces

2005     Endicott College, Endicott, MA,  From Seed to Sheet

             New Jersey College of Art, NJ  From Seed to Sheet

             SOFA NY- Jewelerswerk Galerie

             Shaw Jewelry Gallery, ME,  Spiral Forms

             American Craft Gallery, Cleveland, SNAG Conference

             Brookfield Craft Center, CT  Translucence

2004     American Museum of Papermaking, Atlanta, GA, From Seed to Sheet

             Clemson University, Clemson, NC,  From Seed to Sheet

             Marist College, Hyde Park, NY,From Seed To Sheet

2003     National Ornamental Museum, Nashville, TN,  Transformation 3

             Obsidian Gallery, Tucson AZ, Iconoclash

             Facere Gallery, Seattle WA, Charmed Live

2002     Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute, Utica NY  Material Explorations                        

             Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus OH, Transformation 3

    Martina & Co., Providence RI

    Taboo Studio, San Diego CA

2001     Society of Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh PA

                                    Raphael Prize Competition Show, Transformation

              Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan MI

              Martina & Co., Providence RI

              Widney Moore Gallery, Portland OR

2000    Thomas Mann Gallery, New Orleans LA

              Obsidian Gallery, Tucson AZ

     SNAG Links, SNAG conference, St. Louis MO

1999      Objects of Desire, Louisville KY

     Kohler Art Center, Sheboygan MI

1998       Langman Gallery, Willow Grove PA

     Objects of Desire, Louisville KY

     Kohler Art Center, Sheboygan MI

1996      Sheila Nussbaum Gallery, Milburn NJ

     Elena Zang Gallery, Shady NY

     Donskoj & Co. Kingston NY

1995      Virginia Breier Gallery, San Francisco CA

     Nancy Sachs Gallery, St. Louis MO

     Facere Gallery, Seattle WA

1994      Nancy Sachs Gallery, St. Louis MO

     Sheila Nussbaum Gallery, Milburn NJ

1992      American Craft Museum, New York NY

     Dawson Gallery, Rochester NY