AMIR

FRIEDMAN

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Education:
2012 Melt, Penland school of craft, NC, USA (AIDA grant); 2004-2008 Bachelor degree, Jewelry and Fashion department, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem; 2007 Semester abroad, VŠUP, Prague.

Selected Exhibitions:
2013 Bezalel Graduates at Handwerksmesse München, Germany; 2012 Celebrating rings, Gallery Greenvurcel, Tel-Aviv, Jerusalem, Israel; 2012 All is gold, Gallery Greenvurcel, Tel-Aviv, Jerusalem, Israel; 2011 Craftophilia (Solo), Gallery Complete, Tel Aviv, Israel, catalog; 2011 Coins of the Future, Herzl Lilenblum museum, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2010 Sequences; Identities, the 5th Israeli Jewelry Biennial, Eretz Israel Museum, Tel-Aviv, Israel (catalog); 2009 Survival, The Farm Gallery, Holon, Israel; 2008 All that Glitters is Not Gold, Rihootim 2009, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2008 Graduates Exhibition, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel; 2008 E-exhibition, Salame 60, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2007 Graduates Exhibition, VŠU, Prague, Czech Republic; 2006; 100 Years to Bezalel, Terminal 1, Tel-Aviv, Israel; 2006 Making Noise, The Jerusalem Italian Jews Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

Awards and Honors:

2012 Aida grant for Penland School of craft, NC, USA; 2009 Excellence Award, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, granted for graduating Bachelor degree with honors; 2008 Department Honors, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, granted for high academic achievements; 2008 Lucman Prize for Practical Art; 2008 Tuition Scholarship, America-Israel Cultural Foundation; 2008 The Rashbell Prize supporting exceptional graduation project; 2006 Academic Excellence Award, Bezalel academy of art and design, Jerusalem


Amir operates an independent industrial and jewelry design studio, specializing in limited editions. Clients include museums, art collectors, entrepreneurs and private individuals.