I was born in Tel-Aviv where I studied philosophy and was an art teacher. I immigrated to Toronto, studied at OCAD and graduated with an Honours degree. As a full-time artist, I showcase my works at various galleries. My work is published in a few art books.
Education Ontario College of Art & Design, Toronto, Ontario - Graduated with Honours majoring in drawing and painting The Academy of Art Teachers, Tel-Aviv, Israel Tel-Aviv University, Majored in Philosophy AVNI – Institute of Art, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Publications - “Featured Artists Volume II” 2011 - “International Contemporary Artists” April, 2011 - “International Dictionary of Artists” Vol. I, 2011 - “International Contemporary Artists” Vol. IV, 2012
Reviews and Honourable Mentions - MyArtContest.com, Abstract Art Contest 2012 – Honourable Mention - Artivita On-Line Gallery, Contemporary Art Contest 2012 – Honourable Mention - My Art Contest.com – International 2012 Group Art Contest – Honourable Mention - Chabot Gallery, 2011 – Honourable Mention - Saatchi Gallery Online – 2009, Golden Wings, Competition Winner - Artist Project 2012 – Comments and Mentions on Dillatente’s Diary Website - Artist Project 2010 – Comments and Mentions on Dillatente’s Diary Website
Exhibitions 2012 Rainbow 2012 - An International Miniature Art Project - July 28 - Aug. 31, 2012, INDEXG Toronto 2012 The Artist Project, Toronto 2011-2012 Gallery 1313 – First Annual Emerging Artists, Toronto 2011 Chabot Fine Art Gallery, Rhode Island, USA, International Juried Painting Competition, “Creating Energy”. Won Honourable Mention Award. 2011 Thornhill Visual Artists Tour, Toronto 2011 The Artist Project, Juried Exhibition, Toronto 2010 Saatchi Gallery London, England, Winner On-line Showdown Competition, painting hanging in Saatchi Gallery, London 2010 OSA – Juried Exhibition, Toronto 2010 Thornhill Visual Artists Tour, Toronto 2010 The Artist Project, Juried Exhibition, Toronto 2009 Florence Biennale, Juried Exhibition Italy 2009 Nuit Blanche –Vis-à-vis Juried Exhibition, Arta Gallery Toronto 2009 Arta Gallery (Distillery District) Toronto 2009 Vaughan Juried Exhibition –an art integration project Toronto 2008 Gallery 133, Toronto 2007 Windsor Gallery of Art, Windsor 2007 ACA Gallery, Toronto 2006 ACA Gallery, Toronto 2005 Outdoor Art Exhibition, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto 2005 Group Exhibition, Praxis Gallery, Toronto 2004 Group Exhibition, Upper Gallery, Toronto 2004 Outdoor Art Exhibition, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto 2003 A Biennial Juried Exhibition, ENCAUSTIC WORKS 03, the Marist College Art Gallery, New York 2003 Two Artists Exhibition, Gallery Gora, Montreal 2003 Outdoor Art Exhibition, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto 2003 Indoor Art Exhibition, Metro Convention Centre, Toronto 2003 Sale and Rental Department at the AGW- Art Gallery of Windsor 2002 Group Exhibition, VOICEOVER, OCAD Gallery, Toronto 2002 Outdoor Art Exhibition, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto 2002 Solo Exhibition, Ebb and Flow, Gallery 401, Toronto 2002 Group Exhibition, Atrium Gallery, OCAD, Toronto 2001 Group Exhibition, Atrium Gallery, OCAD, Toronto 2000 Group Exhibition, Atrium Gallery, OCAD, Toronto 1999 Group Exhibition, OCAD, Toronto 1998 Group Exhibition, 50 Years of Israel, Thornhill 1996 JIAS Group Exhibition, My Jewish Roots, Toronto 1994 Group Exhibition, Pantages Theatre, Toronto