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Guy Yanai Studio, 2019, 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, N Y; Pont- Aven School of Art, Pont- Aven, France and received a BFA from Hampshire College, Amherst, M A.

Yanai has had numerous solo exhibitions nationally and internationally. Recent solo exhibitions include Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “Sentimental Spring,” SOCO Gallery, Charlotte, NC ; “The Conformist,” Praz Delavallade, Paris, France; “Boy On an Island,” Conrads Galerie, Düsseldorf, Germany; “Barbarian in the Garden,” Praz-Delavallade, Los Angeles, CA; “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 “To Paint Is To Love Again,” (curated by Olivier Zahm), Nino Mier Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; “Le Magasin,” Praz-Delavallade, Los Angeles, CA; "Door into Summer/M's Collection +," Maho Kuhota Gallery, Tokyo, Japan; “Domestic Comfort,” Flatland Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; “YUMMY YUMMY,” Flatland Gallery, Amsterdam, The 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; “Reflector,” Luciana Brito - NY Project, New York, NY; “Belief in Giants,” Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “L’anti-destin,” (curated by Pauline Pavec and Quentin Derouet, in collaboration with Galerie Derouillon, Galerie Helenbeck, and Pierre and Alexandre Lorquin), 64 rue de Monceau, Paris, France; “Surreal House,” The Pill, Istanbul, Turkey; “Post Analog Painting II,” The Hole, New York, NY; “What’s Up 2.0,” (curated by Lawrence van Hagen), 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," (curated by Clemence Duchon and Flavie Loizon), Praz Delavallade, Paris, France; “Bisou Magique," (curated by Yundler Brondino Verlag), Galerie Derouillon, Paris, France; “Mademoiselle Albertine est Partie! Kaye Donachie and Guy Yanai," (curated by Timothée Chaillou), Appartement, Paris, France; 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.

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

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