Ira Marom

1955 born. in Naharia, Israel

Studies (BA) at the “Tel-Aviv School of Art”


Scholarship (MA) at the “Claremont Graduate School of Art” Los Angeles, USA


awardee  of the “Who is Who among students in USA”, awardee of the “Deans List”, USA

Seit 1985

working as an artist in Cologne

Projects   from 2001

Sand-Media Installation”, in Brussels, Kunsthalle Böblingen, KunstVerein Ahlen


Das Recht des Bildes (The Right of the Picture)”, Museum Bochum


Family Album: Audible Chronicle in Decay“, Villa Aurora, Los Angeles (USA) and House of Muche-Schlemmer, Bauhaus Foundation, Dessau (Germany) “Entsandet (Emerging out of Sand)”, Sand-Video- Installation, (Kos, Greek)


WRO 05 – “11th International Media Art Biennale”, Wroclaw (Poland)


Wunderkammer (Cabinet of Wonder) KunstRaum (Art Room), Stuttgart (Germany)


PING 03 -”Media festival for experimental music and art”, Andratx, Mallorca (Spain)


“YOAV” Sand-Media-Video-Installation, – Festival for new media and new music, Cologne (Germany)


Development of the oxide print process on minerals i.e the “Sand-Media-Video- Machine”

2007 – 2009 “YOAV” Sand-Media-Video Installation, – Festival für neue Medien und neue Musik, Köln
2009-2010 Kooperation mit der FH Köln, Entwicklung des Verfahrens Oxyd-Druck auf Mineralien und der Sand-Media-Video-Maschine
seit 2010 Kooperation mit der FH Köln, Entwicklung der Sand-Media-Video-Maschine

establishing the “Earth-Print” workshop “Mineral Fresco”


Development of the sand printing-Language

2015 Realisierung der Installationen  „Partnerschaft im Sand“

Realization of the first “Partnership in the sand” installation in Cologne and Kreuzau (Germany).

PiS-Cooperation with Martin Thaulow “Every Person has a Face”, installations in Essen  and Dusseldorf (Germany)


“Manufactum” Awardee from of the federal state NRW (North Rhine- Westphalia) in the field of Media


realization of PiS-Projects in 17 locations in Germany: “Museum of Art in Dortmund”, “International Academy of Art”, Heimbach, “Museum for Contemporary Art”, Darmstadt, “Kulturfabrik”, Bonn, “Sübbahnhoff”, Krefeld,  “PiSP pro-social installation, in refugee hostals in Essen and in the district of Düren  implemented in schools, cultural institutions etc.

2016– 2019 Realization of PiS-Projects, List of selected locations in Germany:

refugee hostels in Essen, in the district of Düren in schools and cultural institutions, International Academy of Art in Heimbach, Museum of Art in Dortmund, Museum for Contemporary Art Darmstadt, Kulturfabrik Bonn, Krefeld Südbahnhof etc.