Einat Imber

Continental Drift (detail), 2012, Tortoises, magic sculpt, acrylic paint, wood, dirt, rocks, moss, 10 x 10 x 2 inches

Einat Imber (born 1979, Israel) recently moved to California from New York City to pursue her MFA in Art Practice at Stanford.  As a 2011-2012 fellow at A.I.R Gallery, she presented her solo show “Continental Drift”, featuring six live tortoises carrying continents on their backs.  In february 2013 she was a weather-watcher for SP Weather Station and contributed to their yearly “Weather Report”.  Her work has been included in the Dumbo Arts Festival and the Governors Island Art Fair.  Imber received her BFA from Cooper Union and lessons for a lifetime from its sculpture shop.

View the artist's exhibition here.