Visual Arts

About Guy Yanai

Born 1977 in Haifa, Israel, Guy Yanai currently lives and works in Tel-Aviv. He attended Parsons School of Design and the New York Studio School, and received a BFA from Hampshire Collage, Amherst, MA.

Yanai has had exhibitions at the Jerusalem Studio School Gallery, Gallery 33, Tel-Aviv; A.L.I.C.E Gallery, Brussels; Alon Segev Gallery, Tel-Aviv; Rothschild 69 Project, Tel-Aviv; Hangar Bicocca, Milan; The Spaceship on Hayarkon 70, Tal-Aviv; and Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel-Aviv.

Recent solo exhibitions include First Battle Lived Accident at Alon Segev Gallery, Tel-Aviv; Battle Therapy Living Room at the Velan Center for Contemporary Art, Turin; Lived & Laught & & Loved & Left at La Montagne Gallery, Boston; and Accident Nothing at Aran Cravey Gallery, Los Angeles.

Recent group exhibition venues include Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, DeBuck Gallery, NYC and Alon Segev Gallery, Tel-Aviv, among others.

He held special collaborations with designer Scott Sternberd for the fashion label Band of Outsiders’ 2014 Resort Collection and with WPKL om limited edition skateboards.

Future solo exhibitions are planned in Berlin for late spring 2014 and in a two-month residency at the prestigious Villa Lena in Italy.

Yanai has been the recipient of four residency grants, by The Frans Masereel Centrum in Belgium, Zach Feuer’s Upstate Workshpace, The Venice Printmaking Studio and The Villa Lena Residency Program.

His first monograph was published by Sternthal Books in 2011.

Guy Yanai

Visual Arts
Drawing & Painting

Tel Aviv, Israel