Events at the Visual Art Center

Upcoming Events

  • Thu, Jan 28
    Zoom
    What is Realism? Zoom lecture by Ilya Gefter
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Past Events

  • Art in Times of Crisis
    Thu, Oct 08
    Zoom Lecture
    Oct 08, 2020, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM GMT+3
    Zoom Lecture
    Open Zoom Lecture by Ilya Gefter
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  • LAST 30 YEARS INSIDE AND OUTSIDE: POSTPONED
    Thu, Jun 04
    Visual Art Center
    Jun 04, 2020, 8:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
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  • REFRAMING THE ORDINARY: POSTPONED. Lecture by Stuart Shils
    Sat, May 30
    Visual Art Center
    May 30, 2020, 8:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
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  • Light of Landscape: Convention, Experience and Renewal
    Sat, May 30
    Zoom
    May 30, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM
    Zoom
    Online Lecture on Landscape Painting by Ilya Gefter
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  • Discussion with Stuart Shils: Looking at Art and the Art of Looking
    Sat, May 23
    ZOOM
    May 23, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM GMT+3
    ZOOM
    Stuart Shils will be hosted by Ilya Gefter for a live discussion in Zoom.  Stuart will speak about looking at art and sensitivity to visual experiences in daily life.
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  • ART WITHIN: Stuart Shils in Discussion on His Work
    Sat, May 02
    ZOOM
    May 02, 2020, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
    ZOOM
    Stuart Shils will be hosted by Ilya Gefter for a live discussion in Zoom.  Stuart will speak about his recent works, and will share his thoughts on art.  
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  • Painting Inside Together: Open Painting Lesson with Ilya Gefter
    Sat, Apr 25
    Zoom Conference
    Apr 25, 2020, 7:30 PM
    Zoom Conference
    Free Painting Lesson with Ilya Gefter in Zoom.
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  • ART WITHIN. Artist discusson: Ilya Gefter & Iddo Markus
    Thu, Apr 23
    Zoom Conference
    Apr 23, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Zoom Conference
    You are cordially invited to join the first online event of ART WITHIN discussuion series. Speakers: Iddo Marcus and Ilya Gefter.
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  • Master-Class Student Show 
    Thu, Oct 10
    Visual Art Center
    Oct 10, 2019, 7:00 PM – Oct 13, 2019, 3:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    פתיחה חגיגית עם הופעה חיה חמישי 10.10 / 22.00 - 19.00
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  • Collage Workshop with Rotem Amizur
    Mon, Sep 02
    Visual Art Center
    Sep 02, 2019, 5:00 PM – Sep 23, 2019, 9:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    The Art of Collage is about taking the reality apart into shapes and colors and putting them back together in harmonic and playful arrangements. Materials will be provided in the workshop.
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  • Body Work: Abstract Painting Workshop with Amit Cabessa
    Wed, Aug 07
    Visual Art Center
    Aug 07, 2019, 10:00 AM – Aug 28, 2019, 2:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    Wednesdays 10.00-14.00 August 7, 14, 21, 28/ 2019 "What painting is made of?" What does the painting need?"  In the workshop you will learn to combine and balance the pictorial demands of a painting with the demands of the painter's physical body.
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  • Composition Workshop with Guest Artist Sasha Okun
    Sun, Jul 14
    Visual Art Center
    Jul 14, 2019, 5:00 PM – Aug 25, 2019, 9:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    The workshop is devoted to the study of composition formulas and their implementation in painting.  Okun is a a senior lecturer at Bezalel and an established painter collected by many museums around the world. 7 sessions: Sundays 17.00 –  21.00 / July 14 - August 25, 2019
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  • Ink Wash-Painting with Ilya Gefter
    Mon, Jul 01
    Visual Art Center
    Jul 01, 2019, 6:00 PM – Aug 12, 2019, 10:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    Discover the magic of Ink-painting in this in-depth workshop with Ilya Gefter. Your will learn the possibilities of ink, working from still life and live models. The will focus on ink but it will advance your painting skills in any media. 7 Sessions: Mondays 10.00 – 14.00: July 1 - August 12, 2019
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  • The Portrait: Drawing / Painting Workshop with Ilya Gefter
    Mon, Jul 01
    Visual Art Center
    Jul 01, 2019, 6:00 PM – Aug 05, 2019, 10:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    This intensive workshop will guide you through methods of constructing the portrait with line and color. We will study how to attain convincing proportions, colors and likeness, while also exploring the issues of character and expressiveness. 7 Sessions: Mondays 18.00-22.00 July 1 - August 12, 2019
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  • Landscape Workshop with Mark Karnes
    Sun, May 26
    Location is TBD
    May 26, 2019, 9:00 AM – May 31, 2019, 2:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    First and Only Workshop in Israel by the Master Painter, Mark Karnes (Baltimore, USA). The workshop will focus of landscape painting and on the interpretation of outdoor light and atmosphere through color. Time: 9.00 - 14.00 May 26 - May 31, 2019
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  • Lecture by Mark Karnes: History of Landscape Painting
    Sat, May 25
    Visual Art Center
    May 25, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    On his only visit to Israel, Mark Karnes will share his unique vision of art and experience of over 50 years of painting from observation. The Lecture is in English. Entrance Fee: 70 shekels (Free entrance for participants of the Landscape painting workshop) Time: Saturday 19.00-21.00 May 25, 2019
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  • Figure and Space: Painting Workshop with Iddo Markus
    Mon, Apr 22
    Visual Art Center
    Apr 22, 2019, 10:00 AM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    We will explore the translation of reality to 2-dimensions through simplification and construction of the human figure in its relationship to space. The workshop will include: - Lecture - Charcoal Drawing from a model - Quick painting from a model - Extended Painting
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  • Lecture by Alexander Okun: COPYING / COMPOSING / PORTRAYING 
    Sat, Mar 23
    Visual Art Center
    Mar 23, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    Alexander Okun, an established painter, educator and writer will present his unique artistic vision on the subjects of copying the masters, composition and portraiture. All proceeds from the lecture will be used to help fund the Hebrew publication of Okun’s new book “Romance with a Pencil”.
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  • Portrait Workshop with Zvi Lachman
    Thu, Mar 07
    Visual Art Center
    Mar 07, 2019, 6:00 PM – Apr 11, 2019, 10:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    The workshop will explore various approaches to portraiture in art history, and the history's relation to our painting and drawing from the model. Lachman is one of Israel's senior artists: sculptor, painter, draftsman, and educator. Dates: 07/03, 14/03, 21/03, 28/03, 04/04, 11/04 18.00-22.00
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  • Drawing Workshop With Sasha Okun
    Thu, Dec 06
    Visual Art Center
    Dec 06, 2018, 5:00 PM – Dec 27, 2018, 9:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    Materials, Methods and the Artist’s World. . Okun is an established painter collected by many museums around the world. He is a senior lecturer at Bezalel who has nurtured generations of grateful students. And most importantly he is a wise and generous human being loved by his followers and friends
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  • Student Exhibition
    Thu, Sep 27
    Visual Art Center
    Sep 27, 2018, 7:00 PM – Sep 29, 2018, 3:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Studio 304 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    Show of artworks by Visual Art Center Students: celebration of Student accomplishments from academic year 2017-18.  
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  • Exhibition of Painting Demos by Ilya Gefter
    Thu, Sep 20
    Visual Art Center
    Sep 20, 2018, 8:00 PM – Sep 21, 2018, 4:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Studio 304 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    Two-day show of Ilya Gefter's painting demos done in the art classes. All pieces in the show will be offered for sale for symbolic prices. A portion of the proceeds will be used to open a Scholarship Fund that will assist Visual Art Center students.
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  • Copies and Inventions
    Sun, Aug 05
    Visual Art Center
    Aug 05, 2018, 6:00 PM – Aug 27, 2018, 10:00 PM
    Visual Art Center
    Painting Workshop with Ilya Gefter and Ronit Goldshmidt We will make loose copies and interpretations of Master-paintings. Ronit and Ilya will be your guides and interpreters on the journey through the world of great art. Sundays and Mondays: 18.00-22.00 August 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27.
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  • The Figure in Pastel
    Mon, Jul 16
    Visual Art Center
    Jul 16, 2018, 10:00 AM – Jul 25, 2018, 2:00 PM
    Visual Art Center
    Pastel Workshop with Guest Artist Jan Rauchwerger This workshop is a rare opportunity to study with the one of the most accomplished Israeli painters and a master of pastel. Mondays and Wednesdays 10.00 – 14.00 July 16, 18, 23, 25
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  • Drawn to Perfection
    Sun, Jul 15
    Visual Art Center
    Jul 15, 2018, 10:00 AM – Aug 19, 2018, 2:00 PM
    Visual Art Center
    Figure Drawing Workshop with Ilya Gefter. The workshop is devoted to drawing practice from live models. The aim is to build solid drawing skills that will help you to craft your artwork in any media. Sundays 10.00- 14.00 July 15, 22, 29. August 5, 12, 19
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  • Self-Portrait – Self-Expression
    Sun, Jul 08
    Visual Art Center
    Jul 08, 2018, 10:00 AM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    Your inner world and likeness will be the subjects of your paintings! We will learn the essential techniques of capturing your likeness from a mirror using line and color. We will explore how to express feelings and states of mind in a self-portrait. SU & MO 18.00-22.00 July 8,9,15,16,22,23
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  • Modeling Light- Inside and Out
    Sun, Jul 01
    Visual Art Center
    Jul 01, 2018, 10:00 AM – Jul 06, 2018, 3:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    First and Only Workshop in Israel by the Master Painter, E.M. Saniga!
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  • E.M. Saniga LECTURE
    Sat, Jun 30
    Visual Art Center
    Jun 30, 2018, 8:30 PM – Jul 01, 2018, 12:30 AM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi 84, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    Lecture by the American Master Painter E.M Saniga on his own work. Welcome to join us!
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  • Golden Hour- Landscape Painting Workshop
    Thu, May 10
    Location TBD
    May 10, 2018, 3:00 PM – May 12, 2018, 7:30 PM
    Location TBD
    Evening Landscape Painting Workshop with Ilya Gefter We will paint outdoors over three intensive sessions from 3.00pm until the last light of dawn. Facing nature during its most glorious hours, we will learn about the Power, Possibilities and Mystery of color and brushwork.
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  • Live Ink Painting by Ilya Gefter
    Thu, Nov 30
    Visual Art Center
    Nov 30, 2017, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi, Floor 3. Studio 304. Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    Ilya Gefter will demonstrate the Ink Wash technique, painting from live model. Please join, watch and draw the model yourself.
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  • Sukkot Seascape Workshop
    Sun, Oct 08
    Tel Aviv-Yafo
    Oct 08, 2017, 9:00 AM – Oct 11, 2017, 2:00 PM
    Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    A four-session workshop is devoted to painting the sea in oil colors. We will work outdoors in front of breathtaking sea-views and will continue the process in the studio. October 8 - October 11 9am - 2pm.
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  • LECTURE: Sea of Paint
    Thu, Oct 05
    Visual Art Center
    Oct 05, 2017, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM
    Visual Art Center, Derekh Ben-Zvi, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    Lecture about the interpretation of the Sea in oil painting. Free entrance!
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Mondays 18.00 - 22.00

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