Hanita Ilan, born in 1978, lives in Jerusalem and works in The Artist’s Studio, Jerusalem.
Hanita Ilan works mainly in painting while stretching and challenging the limits of the medium. Through means such as abstraction, fragmentation, subtraction and deletion she confronts the material with the image and the surface within its frame to create works in which the abstract and the figurative remain in constant tension.
Hanita Ilan graduated from Bezalel Art Academy in 2010, and from the Bezalel MFA program in 2014. Her works have been displayed on solo shows at the Ramat Hasharon Art Gallery for contemporary and at ‘Dane Gallery For Art’ in kibbutz Yad Mordechai. At the Artist's Studios Kalisher, Tel Aviv, the Idris Project in Tel Aviv as dual Shows. She has exhibited in group exhibitions such as the Negev Museum of Art, the Fresh Paint Art Fair, the Cube Gallery in Jerusalem and more.
Ilan has received the Visual Art Incentive Award of the Ministry of Culture and Sport for 2022 and
Her works can be found in collections both in Israel and abroad.