Born in Haifa, currently living in Tel Aviv, Israel
1987 -1990 BA in Political Science, Tel Aviv University
1991 - Art History (supplementary studies for MA studies)
1993 - 1994 Art History, auditing, school of fine arts, Harvard University, Cambridge
1997 - 1999 MA studies, Art History, Tel Aviv University
1992 - 1994 Curator & registrar assistant, ICA museum, Boston, USA
1997 - 2000 Canit, Art curator of a corporate art collection, Tel Aviv
2000 - Outdoors sculpture project, Ziv Towers, Tel Aviv, Curator, Artists: Zadok Ben David, Menashe Kadishman, Micha Ulman
2000 -2006 Private art dealer & art consultant
2006-2010 Tavi Dresdner gallery, Founder & managing partner (curated 30 gallery exhibitions)
2009 Elon Ganor, VOLTA, curator, Basel
2011 Remains, Andreas Golinski installation, Fresh Paint Art Fair, curator
2011 Yafo-Tel Aviv, Group exhibition, Tel Aviv Jaffa Academic center, curator, Artists: Ilit Azoulai, Adi Brande, Raafat Hatab, Dana Levy, Adi Nes
2012 What Really Happened, Barbara Probst solo exhibition, International photography Festival, Co curated with Dr. Aya Luria, Jaffa
2013 No Such Street in Haifa, Batia Shani, Haifa museum, curator (catalogue)
2014 Tissue, Batia Shani, Rotchild 69, Tel Aviv, curator (catalogue)
2014 Horror Upon the City, Gil Desiano Bitton , Artist’s house, Tel Aviv, curator (catalogue)
2015 This Place, travelling exhibition (Tel Aviv museum, Norton museum, Brooklyn museum) international photography project with 12 international photographers: Jeff Wall, Thomas Struth, Fazal Sheikh, Martin Kollar , Josef Koudelka , Stephen Shore, Wendy Ewald , Nick Waplington , Frederic Brenner, Jungin Lee, Gilles Peress, Rosalind Solomon
Rikma, Batia Shani, VOLTA, curator, Basel
Rikma, Batia Shani, START, Saatchi gallery, London
Rikma, Batia Shani, YIA, Carreau du Tample, Paris
2016 Elad Kopler, VOLTA NY, curator, New York, Gil Desiano Bitton, VOLTA, curator, Basel
2017 Batia Shani, Volta NY, curator, New York (catalogue) Itamar Gilboa, Food Chain Project, curator, Special Projects, Expo Chicago, Chicago
2017 24:7, a video project in Times Square, New York City, Co curator
From 2011 to present The Norman Tel Aviv art curator
2018 Special project curator, Fresh Paint, Tel Aviv
Since 2015 my main focus is on contemporary African art and that of the African diaspora both in NYC and in Europe.
Currently working on several exhibition proposals with South African artists.
Tamar Dresdner has over 20 years experience in the art world. In the mid 90' she worked at ICA in Boston.
Later on she became the curator of Canit corporate art collection in Tel Aviv.
In 2006 she opened Tavi Dresdner Gallery which operated in Tel Aviv until 2011, after which it became Tamar Dresdner Art Projects, an art advisory & a pop-up gallery, exhibiting Israeli and international artists who work in diverse media.
Tamar Dresdner Art Projects exhibitions take place in museums, altenative art spaces, art fairs and photography festivals.
Tamar Dresdner Art Projects is the curator of the art collection at The Norman hotel in Tel Aviv, which consists of 150 works by emerging and established contemporary Israeli artists.
Curator Website tamardresdnerartprojects.com