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Born 1979. Caracas, Venezuela.
Lives and works in New York City.

EDUCATION

2006
New York University, Master of Fine Arts, New York, NY
2003
New York University, Bachelor of Sciences: Studio Art (Honors), New York, NY

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010
Memory is for the Living, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Ivette Zighelboim, Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012
Night Songs, Waitingroom Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2011
Propuestas de Arte Emergente, Galpones, Caracas, Venezuela
80WSE Presents, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York, NY
Momenta Art Benefit, Loretta Howard Gallery, New York NY and Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY
2010
Humanimal, Portsmouth Museum of Art, Portsmouth, NH
2008
Busan Biennale: Expenditure, Busan Museum of Modern Art, Busan, South Korea
Neointegrity, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY
2006
MFA Thesis Exhibition, New York University, New York, NY
There’s No Place Like Home, New York University, New York, NY
2005
star, Rosenberg Gallery, New York University, New York, NY
New Works: Selections by Kiki Smith and Valerie Hammonds, The Commons, New York
University, New York, NY
Daydreaming, hpgrp Gallery, New York, NY
New Prints 2005/Spring, International Print Center, New York, NY
Storefront/Forefront, Tower Building, New York University, New York, NY
Turnover, The Commons, New York University, New York, NY
Selected Works, The Kimmel Center, New York University, New York, NY
2004
The Eclectic Painting Show, Amos Eno Gallery, New York, NY
solo exhibition: One on One, The Barthelemy Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
The Baby’s Bathwater, Asterix Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Alice in Wonderland, AG Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
The Really Small Works Show, Transplant Gallery, New York, NY
Lather: A Prepackaged Exhibition, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise at Passerby, New York, NY
Renovation, New York University, New York, NY
2003
Book Market, Knitting Factory, New York, NY
Post Neointegrity: Burnt to a Crisp, Asterix Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Artist Shop, K.O.A.P Gallery, New York, NY
Senior Thesis Exhibition, New York University, New York, NY
Neointegrity: This Land is Your Land, Kosher Pickle Warehouse, Brooklyn, NY
1999
Genesis, Universidad Catolica Andres Bello, Caracas, Venezuela

AWARDS AND HONORS

2006
Student Excellence Award, New York University, New York, NY
2003
Founders Day Award for Outstanding Scholarship, New York University, New York, NY
2002
Summer Residency, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

COMMISSIONS

2005
Webs, mural, Dept. of Art and Art Professions, New York University, New York,
NY

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Mendez, Carmen,Victoria, “Llego la Hora de los Emergentes”. El Nacional, Caracas, Venezuela, November 2011, Culrura/4.
Falcon, Dubraska, “En los Galpones se Reunen 25 Propuestas Emergentes”. El Universal, Caracas, Venezuela, November 2011.
Busan Biennale “Expenditure” Catalog. Busan Museum of Modern Art, Busan, South Korea
Nishimura, Daisuke, editor. Someone’s Garden, Issue #2. Tokyo, Japan. 2007.
Pereira, Livia, “Ivette Zighelboim, Develando Misterios”. Ocean Drive Magazine, Caracas, Venezuela,
December 2006 – January 2007, 218-220.
MFA Thesis Exhibition Catalogue, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York University, New York, NY, 2006.
Zweibel, Jennifer, “Steinhardt Exhibits the Work of Artists from NYC Public High Schools,” NYU
Today, September 26, 2005.
Bastidas, Mónica. “El Sueño Americano”, Hoy, July 19, 2004.