Painter and artist Yoni Gold was born in Kibbutz Afek. He lives and works in Tel Aviv, and teaches at the School of Multidisciplinary Art at Shenkar.
Gold studied art at the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam (2004) and at the Faculty of Arts – Hamidrasha at Beit Berl College (2002); he also studied art history at the University of Haifa (2004). In 2015 he was among the winners of the Ministry of Culture and Sport and the Ministry of Education’s “Teaching Artist” grant, awarded for his contribution and involvement in community activities of Israel’s periphery.
Over the years, his works have featured in numerous individual and group exhibitions at galleries and museums in Israel and around the world, including the CTRL Gallery in Houston, the Haswellediger & Co. Gallery in New York, the Haifa Museum of Art, the Helena Rubinstein Pavilion for Contemporary Art at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art, and Martin-Gropius-Bau in Berlin, among others.
Gold’s Comprehensive Artist Book was published in 2014. The book serves as an introduction to his activities over the preceding years and introduces readers to his unique artistic language.