Hedva Ferenci was born in Budapest, Hungary. She studied for six years at the Budapest Art Academy, and was graduated with honors 1n 1956. Hedva contiued her studies in London, and settled in Israel in 1962, where she became a member of the Organization of Painters and Sculptors in Israel. Judaica art collectors will find some very attractive paintings among her works, to enrich their Judaica collection.
Hedva participated in many one woman and group exhibitions in Europe, Israel and U.S.A , and obtained excellent reviews from the press. Some of her works are the property of art museums, including the Jewish Museum of Paris.
1. Certificate of Excellence, I.a.C. International Art Competition, NY 1988.
2. Award of Excellence, The Maryland Pastel Society, Baltimore, 1989.
3. NLAPW Award, National League of American Pen Women, Hauppauge, NY. 1990
4. The Sauter & Margulies Award for Excellence, The Hudson Valley Art Association, NY. 1990.
5. Certificate of Award for Outstanding accomplishments in Graphics, Mari Galleries, Mamaroneck, NY. 1990.
6. Community Arts Association, Special Award,
Tri-State Open Juried Show, Ridgewood NJ, 1990
7. The Grumbacher Gold Medallion
C.A.A. Ridgewood, NJ. 1991
8. Oil Pastel Association Award, United Pastelists of America, New York, NY. 1991.
9. AQA-SJU Award, Alliance of Queens Artists, Forest Hills, NY. 1991
1969 - Gallery 220 Tel Aviv, Israel.
1969 - Cultural Center Kefar Saba, Israel
1970 - Beith Bialik Tel Aviv, Israel.
1971 - Beith Shalom Aleichem Tel Aviv, Israel.
1974 - Tzavta Club Tel Aviv, Israel.
1977 - Cultural Center Arad, Israel.
1978 - Bnei Brith House Paris, France
1980 - Gallery Lioz Tel Aviv, Israel.
1981 - Gallery Ekked Tel Aviv, Israel.
1982 - Desert Inn Beer Sheva, Israel.
1983 - Jewish Federation Hall Paris, France.
1984 - Cultural Center Omer, Israel.
1985 - City Library Beer Sheva, Israel.
1986 - Gallery Weitzman Beer Sheva, Israel.
1986 - Bnei Zion New York, NY, U.S.A.
1987 - Gallery 54, Soho New York, NY, U.S.A.
1988 - Gallert Two New York, NY, U.S.A.
1991 - J. Richards Gallery Englewood, NJ, U.S.A.
1995 - J. Richards Gallery Englewood, NJ, U.S.A.
1998 - Gala for Greenwich hospital
by L richards Gallery Greenwich, CT, U.S.A.
2013 - Amalia Arbel Gallery Tel-Aviv Israel.
* January 1989 - ART OF THE 80's : 20 Century
Impressionists and Contemporary Masters, Nabisco Brands Gallery, New Jersey.
* February 1989 - SHADES OF PASTEL - 89, Juried
Art Exhibition, Maryland Pastel Society, MD.
* April - 1989 Celebrating American Women In Art, 19th & 20th Century, Kertesz Fine Art Galleries
521 Sutter St., San Francisco, CA.
* September 1989 - ?PASTELS ONLY?, Pastel Society of America, 17th Annual Juried Exhibition,
National Arts Club Gallery, New York, NY.
* September - 1989 Village Art Club, 7th Juried Art Show, Rockville Center, NY.
* October - 1989 Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, 93rd Annual Juried Exhibition, National Arts
Club Gallery, New York, NY.
* April - 1990 American Realism 1990, Juried Exhibition., Prakersburg Art Center, Parkersburg,
* April - 1990 The Hudson Valley Art Association Inc.,
61ST Annual Open Juried Exhibition, White Plains NY.
* May - 1990 Salmagundi Club 13th Annual Juried Exhibition, 47 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY.
* May -1990 Priscilla Redfield Gallery, N.L.A.P.W. 10th Juried Art Exhibition, Hauppauge, L.I., NY.
* May - 1990 Community Arts Association, 1990 Tri- State Open Juried Art Show, Ridgewood Art
Institute, Ridgewood, NJ.
* June - 1990 The Suburban Art League?s, 32nd Annual Open Juried Art exhibition.
* July - 1990 Mari Galleries of Westchester, Juried Fine Art Exhibition.
* Sept. - 1990 J. Richards Gallery, Israeli Art Today, Englewood, NJ.
* Sept. - 1990. New Rochelle Art Association, 76th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, New Rochelle,
* Oct. - 1990 Arts Council Of The E.I.P.L. , 7th Annual Juried Art Show, Islip, NY.
* Nov - 1990 The American Artists Professional League, 62nd Grand National Exhibition,
Salmagundi Club, 47 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY.
* Dec. - 1990 Alliance Of Queens Artists, Multimedia Juried Art Exhibition, Queens College,
* Dec. - 1990 Alliance Of Queens Artists, Juried Members Exhibit, St.John?s University, Queens,
* Jan. - 1991 The Ridgewood Art Institute, 11th Annual Regional Open Juried Show, Ridgewood,
* Feb. - 1991 Maryland Pastel Society, ?Shade Of Pastel-91, Juried Art Exhibition, Baltimore,
* Apr. - 1991 The Hudson Valley Art Association, 62nd Annual Exhibition, White Plains, NY.
* May - 1991 Community Arts Association, Tri-State Open Juried Art Show, Ridgewood Art
Institute, Ridgewood, NJ.
* June - 1991 Oil Pastel Association, United Pastelists Of America, Ninth International Juried
Exhibition, 16 East 10 Street, New York, NY.
* Nov. - 1991 Allied Artist Of America, 78th Annual Exhibition, National Arts Club , 15 Gramercy
Park, New York, NY.
* May - 1997 A Voyage Of Discovery, J. Richards Gallery, 54 Greenwich Ave., Greenwich, CT.
* May - 1998 Celebrate Spring, Lois Richard Gallery, 54 Greenwich Ave., Greenwich, CT.
* June - 1999 ?Bring Your Passport?, J. Richards Gallery, 64 E. Palisade Ave., Englewood, NJ.
* - 1999 International Artexpo New York, Represented by Engel Galleries, 13 Shlomzion
Hamalka St., Jerusalem, Israel.
* - 2000 International Artexpo Florida, Represented by Engel Galleries, 13 Shlomzion Hamalka
St., Jerusalem, Israel.
Museum Of Jewish Art, Paris, France
Bank Societe Generale, Rockefeller Center, NY.
Dr. Z. Fried, New York, NY.
Mi - Va - Mi, Fratti Norbert, 23 rue des Rosiers, 75004 Paris, France.
Art works of the artist Hedva Ferenci at Admiral AA Club at Laguardia airport New York