Culture

Famous Artists from Israel

List of the most popular artists from Israel, listed alphabetically with photos when available. For centuries artists have been among the world's most important people, helping chronicle history and keep us entertained with one of the earliest forms of entertainment. Whether they're known for painting, sculpting, etching or drawing, the famous Israeli artists on this list have kept that tradition alive by creating renowned pieces of art that have been praised around the world. You can find useful information below about these notable Israeli artists, such as when they were born and where their place of birth was.

List artists include Hannah Yakin, Shimshon Holzman and more.

This list answers the questions, "Which famous artists are from Israel?" and "Who are the most well-known Israeli artists?"

For further information on these historic Israeli artists, click on their names. If you're a fine art lover use this list of celebrated Israeli artists to discover some new paintings that you will enjoy.
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  • Marcel Janco
    Composition with Red Arrow
    • Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania
    • Associated periods or movements: Art Nouveau, Post-Impressionism, Dada, Art Deco, Cubism
    • Nationality: Israel, Romania
    • Art Forms: Collage, Fresco, Relief, Ceramic art, Painting
  • Reuven Rubin
    The Sea of Galilee, An Old Jew, Old Man
    • Birthplace: Galați, Sud-Est, Romania
    • Nationality: Israel
    • Art Forms: Painting
  • Nachum Gutman
    Trade Fairs Center, Neve Tzedek, Arab Boy Playing the Flute
    • Birthplace: Telenești, Moldova
    • Nationality: Israel
    • Art Forms: Painting
  • Spielberg's List
    • Birthplace: Jerusalem, Mandatory Palestine
    • Nationality: Israel
  • Tel Aviv Bus Bombing, October 19
    • Birthplace: Tel Aviv, Israel
    • Nationality: Israel