Artists Take On Detroit - Projects for The Tricentennial
Ronit Eisenbach



Born Tel Aviv, Israel, 1962; lives and works in Ann Arbor, Michigan

> Education

1993
Master of Architecture, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

1986
Bachelor of Architecture, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence

1985
B.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design, Providence

1983–84
Department of Fine Arts, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem

> Selected Professional Experience

1993–Present
Associate Professor, University of Detroit Mercy School of Architecture


> Selected Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

2000
"filum aquae: From Mouth to Mouth," Art Gallery of Windsor, Canada

"Images in the Air: Mom & Me, Me & Jonah," Princeton University; public installation, King David Boulevard, Tel Aviv, 1998

1998
"Mapping the City: Detroit," The Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts, Chicago

1997
"The Detroit Post-Map," The University of Kentucky School of Architecture, Lexington

Group Exhibitions

1999
"On Location: Publics, Spaces, Places, Traces," Syracuse University, New York

1997
"Alterations: Exploring Memory in Matter," Eldorado Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri

"Landscape Urbanism," The Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts and The University of Illinois School of Architecture, Chicago

1996
"Present and Futures: Architecture in Cities," UIA Barcelona, XIX Congress of the International Union of Architects

1995
"SHEET," Iowa State University, Ames; catalogue

1988
"Common Roots/Diverse Objectives: RISD Alumni in Boston," Fuller Memorial Museum, Brockton, Massachusetts

"Tower, Wall, Form…WORK," Boston Center for the Arts

> Selected Publications

Forthcoming
Ronit Eisenbach, "Images in the Air: Mom & Me, Me & Jonah," Icons, Images, & Text in Modern Jewish Culture, Syracuse University Press

1999
Ronit Eisenbach, "Linked Perspectives, Above and Below: The Detroit Post-Map," Dichotomy 12 (fall)

1997
Ronit Eisenbach, "Mapping Shadows: Infecting the Map’s World," Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture, 85th Annual Meeting Proceedings, Dallas, March; Outstanding Regional Paper

1996
Ronit Eisenbach and C. Bechstein, "Voices of Detroit: Postcards to Barcelona," The Left Bank (July)

> Selected References

2000
Image of "Images in the Air: Mom & Me, Me & Jonah," ACSA News, February, cover

1997
Review of "Alterations" and "Detroit Post-Map," Fiber Arts (November)

1996
"Academic Alternatives," Architecture Magazine (August)

Georgia Daskalakis and Omar Perez, "Speculating in Detroit," On Diseno (Barcelona; June)

"Kunstlerische Intervention," Stadt BauWelt (Berlin), special ed. on Detroit

> Selected Awards

2000
Design award for 1999–2000, Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture

1999
Princeton University Departments of Near Eastern Studies and Art and Archaeology

Grant, The Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Visual Arts

1993
Fulbright National Finalist, United States candidate for study in England

1985
National Foundation Scholarship winner, American Institute of Architects

Ronit Eisenbach Photo




> Education

> Selected Professional Experience

> Selected Exhibitions

> Selected Publications

>Selected References

>Selected Awards