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Uri Tzaig

Uri Tzaig was born in Kiryat Gat, Israel, in 1965. He is a graduate of the Jerusalem School of Visual Theater. An interdisciplinary artist and writer, Tzaig has taught at Zurich University, the San Francisco Art Institute, Camera Obscura (Jerusalem) and Bezalel - Academy of Art and Design. At present he is head of the Textile Design Department at Shenkar College of Engineering and Design, and teaches at the Rijksakademie, Amsterdam. Tzaig has exhibited widely in Europe, Japan and the United States, including at the Venice Biennale 95, Manifesta I (Rotterdam, 1996), Documenta X (Kassel, Germany, 1996) and the Israel Museum.

Uri Tzaig

Books in Translation

The Story Teller
German & English: Berlin, Kunsterhaus Bethanien, 1994

The Universal Square 
Two stories translated into 8 languages: Uri Tzaig, 1995 (Arabic, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish) 

Our new Spring 2019 catalogue of new books is up.
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"An original, extraordinary book" The Brenner prize committee
Congratulations to Noga Albalach, winner of the 2018 Brenner prize for her book "The Old Man (Farewell)".
Residencies in Vienna and Salzburg
In co-operation with KulturKontakt Austria, the Austrian Federal Chancellery offers 50 residencies in Vienna and Salzburg for the year 2019. Applications can be submitted for literature, literature for children and young adults and literary translations. Please note the deadline of September 30th, 2018.
Call for applications English speakers: Stay culture in Paris (deadline: June 12th, 2018)
Details in the attached link
Congratulations to Sami Berdugo and Shoham Smith, recipients of the 2018 Bialik Prize, one of the most prestigious literary prizes in Israel!

The Ministry of Culture and Sport announced the names of the winners of the Arik Einstein Veterans Artists Prize.
A prize of 50,000 NIS was given to each of the 21 artists who worked and are still working to promote Israeli culture in various fields -Music, dance, theater, plastic arts, cinema and literature. In the literature category the winners were Ronny Someck, Jacob Buchan and Shlomit Cohen-Assif. Also, Anat Masiach is among the recipient of the prize for debut literary works. Congratulations!
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