from the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design and his work has been shown in solo exhibitions in
Israel and France. His great grand father had the first color Lithography printing
Today Yigal lives in Haifa and has a digital printing studio which specializes on the photographic
print. Yigal is married to Shirie and father
to Yuval, Gil and Ariel.
in the army reserve service once a year is a unique Israeli experience. I serve with of a group of men of
different ages who are defined by the army as an organic tank
in society and our families. We put on a uniform, live together in the same conditions, eat the same food
and work together at the same activity. In our hearts we share the same naïve hope that the next
generation will not go through the same training each one of us needs to burden, and simply live their daily lives
in which we must take part in this kind of activity.
which I am a part. At my side are veterans that finished their duty and now they volunteer, assisting young
soldiers for whom this is their first reserve service. A mixture of ethnic groups, social classes, thoughts
and beliefs blend into one structure that has its own dynamics which enables it to function.