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Guy Yanai Studio, 2021, Tel Aviv, Israel 

GUY YANAI (b. in 1977 in Haifa, Israel) 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. Yanai has had numerous solo exhibitions nationally and internationally.

Recent solo exhibitions include “The Things of Life,” Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “The Caboose,” Praz-Delavallade, Los Angeles, CA; “ETÉ 2020,” Niels Kantor Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; “LIFE IN GERMANY,” Galerie Conrads, Düsseldorf, Germany; Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “Sentimental Spring,” SOCO Gallery, Charlotte, NC; “The Conformist,” Praz-Delavallade, Paris, France; “Boy On an Island,” Galerie Conrads, Düsseldorf, Germany; “Barbarian in the Garden,” Praz-Delavallade, Los Angeles, CA; “Speak, America,” Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe Gallery, New York, NY; “Calm European,” Flatland Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands; “Love of Beginnings,” Galerie Derouillon, Paris, France; “Fox Hill Road,” Rod Barton Gallery, Brussels, Belgium; “Mademoiselle Albertine est Partie! Kaye Donachie and Guy Yanai,” Appartement, Paris, France; “Ordinary Things,” Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa, Israel; “Ancienne Rive,” Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe Gallery, New York, NY; “Diary,” Galerie Derouillon, Paris, France; “First Battle Lived Accident,” Alon Segev Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel; “Accident Nothing,” Aran Cravey Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; “Lived and Laughed and Loved and Left,” LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, MA; and “Battle, Therapy, Living Room,” Velan Center for Contemporary Art, Turin, Italy.

Recent group exhibitions include “The Natural World,” Alexander Berggruen, New York, NY (forthcoming); “The Greek Garden,” PrazDelavallade, Paris, France; “People in Time,” Asia Art Center, Tapei, Taiwan; “36+ Paintings,” Harper’s, East Hampton, NY; “Spot On,” Galerie Conrads, Düsseldorf, Germany; “Constructing an Imaginary,” Badr El Jundi Gallery, Málaga, Spain; “La terre est bleue comme une orange,” Praz-Delavallade, Paris, France; “High Voltage,” Nassima-Landau Project, Tel Aviv, Israel; “The West’s Awake,” Mayo Contemporary, Mayo, Ireland; “Sound & Color,” Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “Joint Gesure,” Galerie Conrads, Düsseldorf, Germany; “INTERIORS: Hello from the Living Room,” 1969 Gallery, New York, NY; “Do You Think it Needs a Cloud?,” Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “Leaving and Returning,” Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel; “To Paint Is To Love Again,” Nino Mier Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; “Flowers Are Part of our Story and our History,” Flatland Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands; “Le Magasin at Unit 5,” Praz-Delavallade, Los Angeles, CA; “Door into Summer/M’s Collection +,” Maho Kuhota Gallery, Tokyo, Japan; “Domestic Comfort,” Flatland Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands; “YUMMY YUMMY,” Flatland Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands; “Betaland,” Galerie Conrads, Düsseldorf, Germany; “I Dream My Painting and Then I Paint My Dream,” UNIT 5, Los Angeles, CA; “The Barn Show 2018,” Johannes Vogt Gallery, East Hampton, NY; “As You Like It / C’est comme vous voulez,” Praz-Delavallade, Los Angeles, CA; “Jerry, Show Me Love!,” Galerie Derouillon, Paris, France; “Reflector,” Luciana Brito - NY Project, New York, NY; “Belief in Giants,” Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “L’anti-destin,” 64 rue de Monceau, Paris, France; “Surreal House,” The Pill, Istanbul, Turkey; “Post Analog Painting II,” The Hole, New York, NY; “Taste my braindrops,” Mindy Solomon Gallery, Miami, FL; “What’s Up 2.0,” London, England; “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; “From Andy Warhol to Contemporary Art: Culture, Color, Body,” Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa, Israel; “Bisou Magique,” Galerie Derouillon, Paris, France; and “Gardening,” Flatland Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Yanai currently lives and works in Tel Aviv, Israel and Marseille, France

Interview with Guy Yanai on SOUND & VISION, a podcast by Brian Alfred