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 “Leaving and Returning,” Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel; “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.