Eyal LANDESMAN

PHOTO IS:RAEL Israeli Photography Festival., director, Israel

5th afternoon & 6th afternoon
Eyal Landesman is an artist, social activist, founder and artistic director of the Israeli Photography Festival. His works have been published in many magazines and have been exhibited around the world. His works include motion art (Her Morning Elegance -http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2_HXUhShhmY) which was nominated for the 2010 Grammy award, in the video clip category. It was screened at Cannes Lion Festival, L.A. Film Festival, contemporary film festival at the Centre Pompidou and SXSW. In 2006 Harvard University purchased the archive of his works. In 2009 he founded The Israeli Photography Festival, A 14 day’s unique and independent international festival, which exhibits contemporary photography and deals with social issues using the language of photography. He has been its artistic director ever since. In 2015 Landesman became a mentor at TecnoArt - Startup incubator for arts, culture and media technologies. In 2016 he became nominator for the international Prix Pictet.

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