The Haim Shiff Award

Tel Aviv Museum of Art

The Haim Shiff Prize for Figurative Realist Art, sponsored by Dubi Shiff and named after his father, is awarded annually by the Tel Aviv Museum of Art. Established in 2008, it aims to encourage this genre of painting in contemporary art, and to increase its visibility in the Israeli art scene. It includes a monetary prize and a solo exhibition at the museum, accompanied by a catalogue.

Award Recipients


Research Grant Home for Israeli Art, Tel Aviv–Yaffo Academic College

To encourage academic research of the figurative genre of painting, the Dubi Shiff Art Collection has established a research grant in collaboration with the Institute for Israeli Art at the Academic College of Tel Aviv-Yafo. It is awarded for research proposed by scholars about an aspect of their choice in the field of figurative painting.

Grant Recipients


Dr. David Graves
The contemporary Israeli Realist Painting

TIAF: Tel Aviv Israeli
Art Foundation, Art History Department, Tel Aviv University

The Dubi Shiff Art Collection is among the supporters of the Tel Aviv Israeli Art Foundation (TIAF), headed by Prof. Asaf Pinkus.

Prize for Excellence The Department of Fine Arts, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem

An award for excellence in the figurative style of painting, sponsored by the Dubi Shiff Art Collection, awarded each year to outstanding students.