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My painting style is realistic in essence. I paint this way because I love the world as it appears with its infinite shapes, color and substance. My paintings are representations of both esthetic and spiritual experiences. Add Comment

Biography

1937

Yacov Gabay born in Kibbutz Yagur, Israel.

1964

Received scholarship from Helena Rubinstein Fund and travelled to Paris, France. Accepted by Academie des Beaux Arts and joined Chapelain-Midy Roger Atelier.

1970

Returned to Israel and has since given one-man shows in Tel-Aviv, Jerusalem , and Haifa. Also took part in group exhibition on various subjects such as landscape, nature, still life, portraiture and interior.

Yacov Gbay works in a variety of techniques, but chiefly oil painting. Member of the Israel Association of Painters and Sculptors. Appears in Israel Art magazine and journal. Also appears in Art books that published in Israel from time to time.

EXHIBITION

1977

The Jerusalem Artist House Gallery in Jerusalem ,Israel.

1979

Chagall Artist House Gallery in Haifa ,Israel.

1986

13 & Half Gallery in Jaffa ,Israel.

1988

Denia Art Gallery in Haifa ,Israel.

1997

Wilfrid Museum in Israel.

2004

Pearl Art Gallery in Tel-Aviv ,Israel.

2005

Art Expo in New-York ,N-Y. U.S.A

2007

Agora Gallery in New-York ,N-Y. U.S.A . Sponsorship by Whitney Museum N-Y.

2007

Sovereign Asian Art Prize exhibition 2007 in Hong Kong. Sponsorship by Louis Vuitton.

2008

NY Studio Gallery In New-York, NY, USA.

2008

Nathan D.Rosen Museum Gallery In Boca Raton, Florida, USA.

2008

Richerson Art Gallery, kimberly, WI, USA.

2008

Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, ST. Louis, MO, USA.

2008

The Genia Schreiber Art Gallery In Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

2009

X-power Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

2009

A&C Art Fair Seoul 2009, Seoul, South Korea.

2009

Meepyung Gallery In Seoul, South Korea.

2009

Hun Gallery In New-York, N-Y, USA.

2009

Horace Richter gallery In Old Jaffa, Israel.

PUBLICATION

1989

The artist book of Tel aviv.

1990

The Israel Artist book.

1994

Art.

2000

Art.

2002

Art Israel.

2005

Artist of Israel.

2005

Apr. - Magazin Mecira Pumbit.

2007

Sept. - Financial Times Magazin Hong Kong.

2007

Sept. - Business Times Magazin Singapore.

2007

Sept. - International Herald Tribune.

PRIZE AND AWARD

2007

Chelsea International Fine Art Competition New-York ,U.S.A.

2007

Sovereign Asian Art Prize 2007, Hong Kong.

2007

Biennale Internazionale Dell Arte - Firenze ,Italy.

2008

America Slide-All, Contest 2008 New York, NY, USA.

2008

Biennial Juried Art Competition, Boca Raton, Florida, USA.

2008

The richeson 75 Portraits international 2008, Competition. Sponsership By Jack Richeson and Company, INC. (Fine Art Matirials). Kimberly, WI, USA.

2008

Paint America - 2008 Paint the Parks 100 International Competition, ST. Louis, MO, USA.

2009

International Art Compatition - Taipei, Taiwan.

2009

International A&C Art Fair Seoul, South Korea

Address

Address:
kibbutz yagur
City:
kibbutz yagur
State/Province:
israel
Postal Code:
30065
Phone Number:
97249848622

Links

  • http://www.yacovgabay.com