Ceramic tiles and a holy mission

In My Story, Oro, terracotta

Life is unpredictable. I never imagined that I will establish a foundation for children in the Dominican Republic, and that I will become so deeply involved with other people’s life. In 2010, after approximately two years of operating “Fundacion Marlee-Jo”,…

I’m just a biblical guy.

In Manati, Oil on Canvas, Paintings

I love reading the bible. It teaches about human nature and human’s ability to effectively change the shape of things, or make history. It has many great lessons about faith, belief, and about miracles, which I’m fond of and believe…

The Wakona Dream

In My Story, Oil on Canvas, Paintings, Wakona

In my dream, I woke up on a remote tropical island, all by myself. It was an amazing creation of God; Turquoise water, white sand beaches,  and coconut trees all around. I immersed myself in the harmonious nature, and surrendered…

Painting despair, Haiti 2010

In Maduro, Oil on Canvas, Paintings

Dealing with sad themes does not come naturally to me. Learning so much Jewish history since childhood, almost diminished my tolerance to tragedies, and while I’m very much aware of the sad side of life, I usually try to look at…

Chingui

In Chingui, Identities, My Story, Oil on Canvas

Hopefully you’ve noticed by now that I sign my works under different names of identities I invent. Most of my identities represent who I was and what I went through in certain periods. They document spiritual journeys, real adventures, and…

My 2nd childhood in Las-Terrenas

In My Story, Oil on Canvas, Oro, Paintings

Yes, we dreamed about living in a tropical peaceful place, but our daily reality in Las-Terrenas surpassed all our dreams. “What are you doing there?” Friends kept asking, and my girlfriend and I usually replied “Opening Coconuts!”, which we did, but…

My combat girlfriend

In Oil on Canvas, Paintings, The Search

My girlfriend and I broke up. That legendary true love had crashed us. Our fantasies and expectations did not withstand the daily realities and we were fighting over the tiniest issues such as washing dishes. Although we truly loved each…

Lessons from the Almogan Art Gallery

In Almogan, My Story

The Almogan Art Gallery was founded by my girlfriend Limor and I, in Rishpon village in Israel. In February 1997, after a few months of renovations and preparations, we officially opened the gates of the gallery to the public. We…

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