Gili Avissar

 A multi-disciplinary artist, was born in Haifa, 1980. He lives and works in Tel Aviv. Avissar has earned a B.F.A and M.F.A from the Bezalel Academy.  Avissar has exhibited widely, across Israel and abroad. His art encompasses sculpture, painting, drawing, installation, photography and video. His videos, which often feature reworkings of his sculptures and installations, were screened in the UK, the USA, Germany, Paris and more.  Avissar has won various grants and art prizes, among them are the Rabinovich Foundation for the Arts, IL (2012, 2010); The Young Artist Award, IL (2012); The Isracard and Tel Aviv Museum of Art Prize (2010); Works by Avissar are kept in collections in Israel and abroad, among them the Tel Aviv Museum, Herzliya Museum, Elstein Collection, IL, Igal Ahouvi Collection, IL,  and the Philara Collection, DE.