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Israeli, Born 1964

Yizak Elyashiv earned his BFA in 1990 at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Israel. He then came to the US, where he completed an MFA at the Rhode Island School of Design in 1992. He went on to teach at the Rhode Island School of Design and Rhode Island College before taking his current position teaching drawing and printmaking at Clark University in Massachusetts in 1999.

Elyashiv's work, which reveals his interest in art and science, often explores the possibilities of patterns within set parameters. His work is included in the permanent collections of several museums, including the British Museum, the Fogg Art Museum of Harvard University, the Brooklyn Museum, and the Israel Museum.


This is a Key Work

Untitled 2000
Master printer - Maryanne Ellison Simmons
Collagraph from 96 one square foot plates
Somerset Satin
104"h x 156"w
Series of 8 unique tryptychs
  Untitled (Helper Print) Untitled (Map 8, helper print)