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b. 1977, Israel

Guy Yanai Biography

Guy Yanai attended Parsons School of Design, New York, NY; The New York Studio School, New York, NY; Pont-Aven School of Art, Pont-Aven, France and received a BFA from Hampshire College, Amherst, MA.

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Yanai has had numerous solo exhibitions nationally and internationally. Recent solo exhibitions include Calm European, Flatland Gallery, Art Brussels; Calm European, Flatland Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Love of Beginnings, Galerie Derouillon; Fox Hill Road, Rod Barton, Brussels, Belgium; Ordinary Things, Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa, Israel; Diary, Galerie Derouillon, Paris, France; First Battle Lived Accident, Alon Segev Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel; Accident Nothing, Aran Cravey Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; Lived & Laughed & Loved & Left, La Montagne Gallery, Boston, MA;  and Battle, Therapy, Living Room, The Velan Center for Contemporary Art, Torino, Italy.

Recent group exhibitions include Surreal House, The Pill, Istanbul, Turkey; Art Cologne with Conrads Gallery, Düsseldorf, Germany; Post Analog Painting II, The Hole, New York, NY; What’s Up 2.0, London, England, curated by Lawrence van Hagen;  Tableaux, Tristian Koenig, Melbourne, Australia; The Ties That Bind, David Achenbach Projects, Wuppertal, Germany; Cause the Grass Don’t Grow and the Sky ain’t Blue, Praz Delavallade, Paris, France, curated by Clemence Duchon and Flavie Loizon; Bisou Magique, Galerie Derouillon, Paris, France, curated by Yundler Brondino Verlag; Mademoiselle Albertine est Partie!, Kaye Donachie and Guy Yanai, Appartement, Paris, France, curated by Timothée Chaillou; A House Without Rooms, Galerie Torri, Paris, France; Words Without Letters, Alon Segev Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel; and  GROWTH, Charlotte Fogh, Aarhus, Denmark; and Not For Sale, Kiryat Tivon Gallery, Kiryat Tivon, Israel.

Yanai currently lives and works in Tel Aviv, Israel.  

Guy Yanai Featured Artworks

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Courtyard by Guy Yanai contemporary artwork
Guy YanaiCourtyard, 2020Oil on canvas
190 x 160 cm
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Aurore Sailing by Guy Yanai contemporary artwork
Guy YanaiAurore Sailing, 2017Colour pencil on paper
26 x 36 cm
FLATLAND Contact Gallery
Sailing Alone by Guy Yanai contemporary artwork
Guy YanaiSailing Alone, 2017Colour pencil on paper
26 x 36 cm
FLATLAND Contact Gallery
Small Gilboa Plant by Guy Yanai contemporary artwork
Guy YanaiSmall Gilboa Plant, 2019Oil on linen
84 x 64 cm
FLATLAND Contact Gallery
Gilboa Plant by Guy Yanai contemporary artwork
Guy YanaiGilboa Plant, 2020Oil on canvas
157 x 127 cm
FLATLAND Contact Gallery
Plant Outside by Guy Yanai contemporary artwork
Guy YanaiPlant Outside, 2019Oil on canvas
157 x 127 cm
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Cité Radieuse Le Corbusier by Guy Yanai contemporary artwork
Guy YanaiCité Radieuse Le Corbusier, 2019Oil on canvas
157 x 127 cm
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Almine Rech Courtyard by Guy Yanai contemporary artwork
Guy YanaiAlmine Rech Courtyard, 2019Oil on canvas
180 x 200 cm
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Guy Yanai Current & Recent Exhibitions

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Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Flowers are part of our story and our history. at FLATLAND, Amsterdam
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30 May–31 August 2020 Group Exhibition Flowers are part of our story and our history. FLATLANDAmsterdam
Contemporary art exhibition, Guy Yanai, Guy Yanai at Miles McEnery Gallery, New York
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5 September–5 October 2019 Guy Yanai Miles McEnery Gallery520 West 21st Street, New York
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, YUMMY YUMMY at FLATLAND, Amsterdam
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20 January–9 March 2019 Group Exhibition YUMMY YUMMY FLATLANDAmsterdam

Guy Yanai Represented By

FLATLAND contemporary art gallery in Amsterdam, Netherlands FLATLAND Amsterdam

Guy Yanai In Related Press

7 expos gratuites à ne pas manquer en avril Related Press 7 expos gratuites à ne pas manquer en avril 9 April 2019, Beaux Arts Magazine

D’emblée, on est hypnotisé par les teintes acides et fruitées de Guy Yanai. Le peintre, né en 1977 en Israël, a fréquenté aussi bien la Parsons The New School for Design de New York que l’École d’art de Pont-Aven en France. En ressortent une galerie d’images aux formes géométriques et colorées, de larges mosaïques où les couches épaisses de...

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A Room With Nine Views: This Artweek.LA (Dec. 16, 2013) Related Press A Room With Nine Views: This Artweek.LA (Dec. 16, 2013) 6 December 2017, HuffPost

Robert Minervini: Until Tomorrow Comes | A site-specific exhibition of nine interrelated large-scale paintings intended to be viewed and considered as a single, continuous panoramic landscape.

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On the edge: Guy Yanai to showcase new extraordinary paintings of the ordinary everyday at Ameringer McEnery Yohe in New York Related Press On the edge: Guy Yanai to showcase new extraordinary paintings of the ordinary everyday at Ameringer McEnery Yohe in New York 11 June 2015, Wallpaper*

Appearing like pixilated images, brightly coloured weavings or even needlepoint, Guy Yanai's oil on linen paintings depict simplified interpretations of the everyday painted in meticulously applied strokes of colour. From pot plants to sail boats, the artist paints ordinary still life subjects and sun-soaked landscapes but in a way that makes them...

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Guy Yanai In Video & Audio

ARTnews | In Conversation with Guy Yanai Related Video & Audio ARTnews | In Conversation with Guy Yanai 5 October 2019, Miles McEnery

'I think my dream—what I really hope for—is that the first instinct, when they see the work, is an emotional reaction.' Based in Tel Aviv, artist Guy Yanai reflects on the many influences behind his latest body of work and his lifelong love of art. From his early interest in artists like Cy Twombly and Robert Rauschenberg, to now...

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