Anna Mirkin works under the pseudonym Foma<3 (with a heart). She was born in Moscow, 1983, and immigrated with her family to Israel in 1992. She graduated with excellence in 2007, at the department of fashion design, Shenkar College, Ramat-Gan, Israel. She currently lives and works in Tel-Aviv.
Her artwork incorporates various mediums such as: drawing, painting, textile, photography, street art and site specific installations.
She had solo shows in: Kibutz Be'eri Gallery, Haifa museum of art, STA art gallery in Tel-Aviv, and in Art Beijing art fair - representing the Israeli embassy. Her work was exhibited in a group exhibition at Helen Rubinstein pavilion of contemporary art, Tel-Aviv Museum.
2017 - "Layer No 2" Solo exhibition at Kibutz Be'eri Gallery, curated by Ziva yalin
2017 - "Lusid Valley" Two-Person show with Roni Amiel, at Hanut Gallery, Tel-Aviv, curated by Tali Kayam
2016 - "5" Group exhibition at Gabirol Gallery, Tel-Aviv, curated by Lia Tzigler
2015 - "Infinity proceeds from infinity" Installation at Tmuna theatre for War (And Peace) festival
2015 - "DSTRB", Group exhibition at Artist House TLV, curated by Yonatan Mishal
2014 - Fresh Paint 7 art fair, as part of the independent artist greenhouse
2013 - “Submission” Solo exhibition in STA gallery, curated by Sari Golan Sarig, Tel-Aviv
2013 - “Wasteland” Solo exhibition, representing the Israeli embassy at
Art Beijing, Beijing
2012 - “Handicraft” Two-Person exhibition, with Noa Ginzburg, at The Zimmer space, Tel-Aviv
2012 - “Right of passage” solo exhibition at Haifa art museum, curated by
2012 - “Standard model” Two-Person exhibition, with Noa Liberman, at Alfred Ggallery, Tel-Aviv, curated by Adi Bezalel
2011 - “House hold” Short residency program and group exhibition in Kibbutz Urim, curated by Sari Golan Sarig
2011 - “Inside Job” Group exhibition, at Helena Rubinstein pavilion for contemporary art, Tel-Aviv museum, curated by Tel-Lanir
2011 - “Built to last” Group exhibition at the gallery space of Bat Yam`s artist colony, curated by Raz Shapira Fainburg
2010 - Fresh Paint art fair, a mural in group exhibition, as part of the street art section
2010 - “Walled in” group exhibition in Inoperable gallery, Vienna, Austria
2009 - “Good girls, dead girls” Group exhibition in Engel gallery, Tel-Aviv, curated by Meital Raz
2017 -"layer No"2 Solo exhibition catalogue, text by Ziva Jelin and Keren Goldberg. Kibutz Be'eri
2015 - Alfred Gallery 2013-2015 Activity Catalogue. Alfred Institute