The heart is the main theme of the Sahar Matana As well as an aspiration for balancing and emanating the ego from his childhood.
Through the work - oil on canvas, ink on plywood and graffiti - Sahar tries to break conventions and let the human experience connect to creation.
Innovative ceramic sculptures. Sculptures which combine the ancient with the new, as well as a unique approach to the material being used. The sculptures form new connections between the ceramic matter and other materials, a new and different outcome is created.
Flax paints the urban and natural Israeli landscape in a figurative fashion. Her compositions describe a soft stillness, a perspective that stretches out to the horizon. They make us feel as if time has stopped in order for us to appreciate the beauty of everyday life.
Whether it’s a landscape around the world, people in a cafe, flowers in a garden or a portrait, Cheryl paints what moves her. Focusing on oil paints, she paints both en plein air and in her studio in Tel Aviv.
Shoshana Eden (1917-2002)is a painter who painted her childhood memories of a shtetl in Poland. The paintings show the shtetl from a young girl's point of view, and they offer a unique look at a long gone world.
A Painter and Sculptor who’s work focuses on abstract and symbolic sculptures, moulded from a combination of iron and brass. Otter is an expressive artist. The lines and silhouettes of his sculptures are inspired by the people in his life, both past and present. His sculptures embody movement, while the empty spaces within them create substance and meaning.
Igal Ram, born 1974 in Israel, Igal draw and sketch on and off roughly since I was 5, but have taken up painting only recently.
Most of his latest works are outdoors ("en pleinair"), with pastels or oils, featuring the light, the people and the landscapes of Tel Aviv, where he lives
Contemporary artist, photographer, one of the pioneers of the eco-art world movement, ecological-Artist, writer, a grass root activist, lecturer, curator, creates processes which promote environmental awareness through the Arts. her works are to be found in both private and museum collections.
Through my art and paintings, a rich inner world of unlimited emotions and feelings is expressed. Motion and unrest are evident, hinting at a process of being lost and found again, manifesting in colors and complex abstraction. The spectator is invited to join me in a journey of survival and hope.
Painting is for Ronen a medium, a tool and a language in which he reports to himself, to his close circle and to the occasional viewer- about the world in which he lives and operates and about his inner world.
Figurative artist who paints with different techniques. Her works are related to her life and talk about issues such as family, relationships, body and Self-Image. Ronitis a Bezalel graduate, she has exhibited in solo and group exhibitions, and even curated a number of exhibitions.
Nurit Yarden, Photographer, lives and works in Tel-Aviv. Her work moves along the seam line between image and text, object and concept, game and reality, the prohibited and permitted, and the local and international.
artist and researcher, works in Tel Aviv. Graduate Avni Institute. Her works are exhibited in Israel and abroad. Topics covered her works are a dialogue between the inner world: feelings, emotions, smells, thoughts and memories, and everyday space.
An artist who searches the freedom to create with no boundaries, to express the diversity of color from which the human soul is composed.
For Patricia, spreading color across a canvas is a means of meditation; to connect with her inner self
Lives and works in Jaffa. "Wandering around the flea market in Jaffa with a camera resulted in creating series of works that in my eyes connects to some form of recycling .stuff that got thrown away and got passed around find a new home..."
Nava Porat expresses herself artistically in etchings, silkscreens, drawings, naïve art and photorealistic paintings. She focuses in her paintings in the fat female body, for its beauty, joy, aesthetics, humor and erotica.
Works as an independent press photographer alongside artistic photography that documents people and nature. Herman: " My art deals with people: their existential situation, the conditions of their life, their feelings, and their relationships."
An English born, multi-media artist, living in Israel. the challenge and struggle to find identity as an artist, as an Israeli, as herself, is recorded in her works, along with joyous adventure and experiments.
A contemporary Israeli artist, paints figurative paintings that are based on private and anonymous posed photographs. In her artistic action she creates images of girls and maturing girls that relate to the history of the Israeli society
Grossman is scarce with words. However, where sculpting is concerned, she is highly prolific. Grossman followed her need to use her hands and discovered sculpting. Her sculptures demonstrate her passion for direct contact between artist and material. Duality between fullness and emptiness, density and airiness, often echoes in Grossman's works.
Explores the way we perceive and are affected by icons of power and are motivated by a political-critical thinking. Each of my works is inspired by a specific event or persona. Paints primarily in series, using ink and acrylic on large canvases.
Experimental photographer who works with unique, self made technique, based on the use of foil screen.
In her work, Malka examines universal challenges as she experienced herself: femininity, relationships, maturity and old age.
Presents paintings, sculptures and installation.
M.A graduate of Tel Aviv university in art history and 'Basis' school of sculpture. Her Paintings and installations live on the line between the abstract and the concrete, careful planning and free spontaneity
Refael's paintings deal with the connection between the physical and emotional plains, poetical and intimate. Naïve, boyish figures faced with Mother Nature in situations that both emphasizes their beauty and implies on their vulnerability and fragileness. His work is influenced by poetry and literature, fairy tales and youth adventure tales.
The myth of Garden of Eden is a key motif in the work of Niva Harsgor Nadin . The artist parallels the biblical story as it was phrased and articulated in the western art with the Israeli public and individual mundane
Etti Tour was born in Jerusalem, where the roots of her work lay: "Wild fields with flowing meadows, with the occasional church bell ringing coming from the nearby Ein Karem... I wondered dreamingly within this magical scenery, fresh scents and wide open fields ... I started to draw and since then .... I never stopped."
Noa Arbel is inspired by desolated urban places, open nature and cloudy skies. She has started by painting New York cityscapes and Plein Air Maryland landscapes, and continued with local Israeli landscapes. Using a rich palette of colors and textures, her paintings merge abstract and representational approaches.
Dan Birenboims studies in architecture art , and his subsequent work in Israel as an artist, curator, and urban planner inform his art practice. Frequently focusing on trees, parks, power-lines, ravens and forests, these motifs are woven into a dialogue of the greening of urban space, or the forest as a green lung".
Creates in various fields of art Sculpture, Photography, Painting and Engraving. Her art is exhibited in galleries and private collections all over the world.
Her work unfolds through a range of human emotions
Daniella presents paintings and prints in mixed media technique, through which she reflects her personal inner world in an intimate and associative manner.
Her connection to nature, origins and heritage and her reference to the social/political situation are evidenced in her works
An artist, (a graduate of the Midrasha and the Hebrew university). Nurit Draws her immediate vicinity and refers to issues in the public and local domain.
Her painting range from realistic and expressive, to lyrical and concise.
Uri Cohen creates photographic works and sculptures capturing the moment and observing forms, colors, patterns and geometry. Self-taught artist who participated in group exhibitions in Israel and abroad.
Engages in the processing of photographs using various hand made techniques(cutting, peeling, dacolage).
In his works, he focuses on abstract images and geometries, the aesthetic of the nature of the Land of Israel in the face of the urban construction taking over the landscape of his childhood in Jerusalem.
Cnaani's works are situated along the axis between sculpture to painting and drawing, and examines the relationship between them. Her images relate to ancient animals, wild plants, the human body and soil.
An artist who works in the dry etching technique - the most basic method of all etching techniques and at the same time difficult and demanding.
Nahmani works combine the landscape of his childhood, the city of Jerusalem, the tension between urbanism and the nature of the Land of Israel.
Painter who frequently use a variety of materials, including organic materials collected in the wild, creating a rich texture and expressive paintings. The paintings are characterized by a balance between chaos and organization.
A multidisciplinary artist dealing with realistic painting and drawing, etching, porcelain sculpture and installations in various materials: paper, glass and metal
Sima's works are connected to the consciousness of collective time and the space of personal memory. Above the fractions of reality represented in her work there is a whole world of fantasy and imagination.
Ruth Ben Yaacov Israeli artist and painter, graduates Hamidrasha school of art and Haifa university. Her work deals with femininity, childhood, imagination and inner experience, memory, game and nature
Ar paints and draws his surrounds both the people and everyday objects he finds around him in Tel Aviv. He does this, with a realist technique, often preferring to paint objects which are worn, rather than pristine.
artist incorporating photography, video, video/audio performance/installation, video/audio interactive installation, digital painting/sculpture and music.
Her broad education - Science Technology and Art – reflected in her innovative and challenging art works.
The artist exploresthe concept of the family through realistic painting, on the basis of different compositions, watching typical families and relationships.
She observes life, and work with photography and a computer along with watercolor on paper and oil paintings on canvas or wood.
Abstract paintings and drawings using paper and collage made out of variety of sources such as threads, yarn and reproductions of still life paintings. The painting process combines different techniques and takes place on the continuum between spontaneity and planning.
Contemporary artist who deals mostly with abstract painting.
With bright colors and vibrant brush movement she expresses a special connection to the world around her.
Her paintings come from a sensitive deep insight into everyday life which merge changes, people and objects that create the differences.
In my kinetic sculptures, ordinary and commonplace materials and objects are made strange, sometimes by a small alteration to them, sometimes by elaborate mechanical devices that I construct specifically for this purpose...
Painting, color, fantasy and humor. Miriam Dauber creates exceptional paintings strange, picturesque that seemingly belong to the long gone world of the Baroque.
Miriam Dauber's sarcastic brush featuring picturesque characters, and precise drawings rich in detail
"I am interested in events or characters caught as embodiment of evil. in fact I deal with the conflict between the parties, between what is described as 'good' and what is defined 'Bad'.
I choose to leave traces of action of the substance, without concealment, create a workflow without effects, focusing on the materials and allowing space for material impact."
Hilit Kadouri lives and works in Tel Aviv. An independent photographer showing her work in solo and group exhibitions in galleries across the country.
The artist engages in Still Life (from flower to mold), miniatures, blindness, etc., from the perspective of cultural icons and art history.
I am an Americanized Israeli. Born and raised on the limestone hills between Jerusalem and the Dead Sea. My perception is chaotic; composed of mediated American culture, desert landscapes of childhood, and war, which is integral in my life. We are trained to see the world through photographs. The camera and its recordings have become the instruments through which moments exist.
Katya creates abstract paintings, rich in color and movement. "I am fascinated by the immediacy that acrylic paints provide. It allows me to capture the movement of the inner soul, here and now, on the canvas, creating imaginative worlds where feelings and sensations are reflected in color and shape on the canvas."
In her work, the artist examines the boundaries of the photographic medium, the way we perceive it and its potential alternative use as a raw material. Tamari cuts, dismantle and reassemble her photographs into a new three dimensional –made of photographs alone– world.
Graduate of the photography department at Bezalel. During a long stay in Berlin, presented his work in several exhibitions and worked for newspapers and local magazines. Today, in Israel, combines between art work, and the work in non-formal education, focusing on art as a therapeutic tool. His art work is influenced by film and a search for cinematic quality in single photo - a picture tells a story or suggest an intriguing occurrence
A painter, children book illustrator and a script writer. Segal often uses industrial materials such as whitewash, wall paint, metal and wood paint. Segal applies these materials on simple plywood and the results surprise with their vividness, tenderness, and Joy.
Drawing and painting works of the self-taught artist, Ehud Ben-Hur. The works are full of imagination and emotion, and were inspired by journeys from Jerusalem, down the Judean Desert to the Dead Sea, and influenced by events and processes in life.
Anna Yam creates a world of in-between places and gaps through her photographs. She navigates chaos and stillness, the familiar and unfamiliar and, perhaps most crucially, belonging and being set apart