Crust « The Jerusalem Artists House – בית האמנים בירושלים

Hayat Anna, Pirsky Slava


Curator: Shani Nahmias

Opening: Saturday, 5 February 2011

Closing: Saturday, 12 March 2011

Gallery talk: Saturday, 26 February 2011 12:00

  • BiographyAnna Hayat and Slava Pirsky have been working together since 1999. Hayat was born in Russia in 1974 and immigrated to Israel in 1994. Studied photography in the Hadassah Academy, Jerusalem (1997-2001). Pirsky, Russian-born in 1965, immigrated to Israel in 1991. Completed his art education in a number of Russian institutes.

    Recent Exhibitions2008 Documentary Israeli Photography, companion exhibition to World Press Photo, Dizengoff center, Tel-Aviv
    2009 Local Testimony, The Open Museum of Photography, Tel-Hay
    2009 Polaroid, Design Gallery St. Petersburg, Russia
    2009-2010 People and Trees, The Jerusalem Theater, Jerusalem
    2010 Girl and Simple Things, Still Life Gallery, Maryland, U.S.

    Awards1997 Award from the Ministry of Immigrant Absorption
    2003 Polaroid International Photography Award
    2008 International Photography Association (IPA) Award
    2008 Award for portrait photography from the annual World Press Photo exhibition

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