Peleg Mercedes Matityahu

    • Visual Arts

    Tel Aviv Yafo, Israel

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    Peleg Mercedes Matityahu was born in 1992 in Jerusalem, Israel.

    Peleg received her B.Des  degree in jewelry design from  Shenkar – college of art, design and engineering, Ramat-Gan, Israel.

    Her work start from the material, from a desire to give it freedom and the rawness to be expressed. In the design process, she makes sure to stop and look at the material, the texture, and the shape. Peleg act so that the conscious and the subconscious will be the motivators for creation, she likes to stretch the edge of the capacity limit of the material and produce an organic development of all the components together into jewelry.

    Her works have been exhibited right after graduating:

    International Graduate Show at Galerie Marzee and winner of the Marzee Graduate Prize 2021, Netherlands.

    Dream Machine exhibition during NYC Jewelry week 2021.

    AICF scholarships award 2021.