Name Orit Hofshi
Phone +9729528225386
Mailing Address

35 Asher Barash st.
Herrzliya, Israel 46365

Degree Painting & printmaking
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1990
Second Degree MA in Arts
University of Leeds, 2002
Professional Affiliation Senior lecturer faculty with tenure, Shenkar College of Engineering, Design and Art
Research/Current Projects   Born in Israel in 1959, Hofshi has been internationally recognized as a printmaker and installation artist.   Hofshi is constantly pre-occupied with the human condition, researching both historical and current perspectives, while questioning humans’ place, significance and role. Through her art, she seeks commonalities of experience that transcend nationalism and sectarianism.  

Hofshi has exhibited internationally including: The Israel Museum, Jerusalem; Tel Aviv Museum of Art; Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art; The Reichstag Kunstsammlung im Deutscen Bundestag, art Collection of the German Bundestag, Berlin; Danubiana Art Museum, Bratislava; Philagrafika 2010: “The Graphic Unconscious” PAFA Arts Museum; The Print Center, Philadelphia; The Royal Academy of Arts Museum, London; List Gallery, Swarthmore College, PA; and the International Print Center, NY



Time Period Interests 19th Century, 20th Century, Contemporary
Area Interests North America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe
Media Interests Collograph, Digital printmaking, Engraving, Etching, Monoprinting, Papermaking, Relief printing, Screenprinting