Born 1973 in Sevastopol, USSR. Immigrated to Israel in 1991. Lives and works in New York from 2017.

gertmanru@gmail.com​ / ​www.gertmandanil.com​ / INST​ ​@danilgertman / +16466096923




2017 - 2019 M.F.A. Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2010 - 2017 Mentor and founder, Maagan Michael Studio for Painting and Drawing, Israel

2011 - 2017 Giraffe-ha-Katan early education center, Ramat Gan, Israel

2012 - 2015   Art instructor, Reuth Day Rehabilitation Center, Tel Aviv 

2001 - 2005 Art instructor, Haifa Museum Center of Arts, Haifa, Israel

1993 - 1996(2000) B.A of Arts, University of Haifa, Israel 

1992 - 1997 Mentored by Prof. Irina Barilev






2019 Subway Touch-Types, Steuben Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2018 ​Like Nobody Watches​,​ ​SCPS Gallery, Pratt Manhattan Center, NY 

2009 ​Green Snow​, Rosenfeld Contemporary Art gallery, Tel Aviv

2008 ​Trilogy & Metaphors, Rosenfeld Contemporary Art gallery, Tel Aviv

2006 ​Staged, ​Rosenfeld Contemporary Art gallery, Tel Aviv

2005 The Art Gallery, Kibbutz Lohamei Hagetaot, Israel

2004 ​Beast Performance, Mini-Marshim, ​Haifa Museum of Art, Israel



2019 Damaged Art, Orchard 98 Gallery, NY

2019  F1: Out Inside, Steuben Gallery, Pratt Institute, ​Brooklyn, NY

2017  ​Dangerous Art, Haifa Museum of Art​, Haifa, Israel 

2013 ​ XL, ​Rosenfeld Contemporary Art gallery, Tel Aviv

2008 ​ Good Kids,​ Rosenfeld Contemporary Art gallery, Tel Aviv 

2008 ​ Prizes in Art and      Design from the Ministry of Science, Culture, and Sport,​ Haifa Museum of Art, Israel

2007  ​Bezalel 2007 ​Auction, Sotheby’s, Tel Aviv

2007 ​ Dead End, R​osenfeld Contemporary Art gallery, Tel Aviv 



2017  Staraya Derevnya project,​ Tectonics Festival, Curated by Ilan Volkov,

Tmuna Theater, Tel Aviv Israel

2017  Staraya Derevnya project,​ ​live painting performance, Tusk Festival, Newcastle UK

2017  Staraya Derevnya project,​ live painting performance, ​Cafe Oto, London

2016  Llull Machines AV Experiment " Audio De Chirico", live painting performance, ​Gelegenheiten Berlin

2016 ​Llull Machines AV Experiment & Collaboration, ​with Maya Dunietz, live painting performance, CCA, Tel Aviv 

2016 ​Llull Machines Collaboration, with Marjoline Charbin, Yoni Silver, Tom Wheatney, live painting performance, Hundred Years Gallery, London

2016 ​Llull Machines AV Experiment, live painting performance and installation, ​I’klectik Art Lab, London


2018 ​Ross Scholarship, ​Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2018 ​Walter Rogalski Endowed Scholarship, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2017 ​Renewable Graduate​ ​Merit Scholarship,​ Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2015 ​Innovation in art. Curator’s Choice Prize, ​Kibbutz Rosh Hanikra gallery, Rosh Hanikra, Israel

2007 ​The Young Artist Prize 2007, I​sraeli Ministry of Science, Culture and Sport 

2005 ​Oskar Handler Prize, The Art Gallery, Kibbutz Lohamei Haghetaot, Israel 

2003 Official selection for the ​

2003 Annecy Animation Festival​, France

2003 Official selection for the ​2003 Cordoba Animation Festival​, Argentina

2003 Official selection for the ​2003 eDit|VES, The European Festival for Production and Visual Effects​. Frankfurt am Main, Germany