Hometown: Tel Aviv
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Human-Condition [D1] 2003
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|Biography||Born in Poland, Jacob Porat came to Israel at the age of 14. Studied music and violin playing at "Shulamit" conservatory in Tel Aviv. Holds first degree in Hebrew Literature and Bible Studies and second degree in Comparative Literature, both from Tel-Aviv University. Studied Art, Painting and art printing in Avni institute in Tel Aviv. For many years taught literature and bible to high school students. Porat is involved in painting, literature and music, which either apart or taken together, inevitably fertilize one another. Jacob Porat is member of Israel's Painters and Sculptors Association and has a studio in Jaffa.
|Interests||Plastic-Arts, Music, Liteture, red-wine and beer...
|Music||Mainly Bach, Chopin and Mozart - in this order (but definitely not only...)
|Books||Recently handling mostly with Kafka and Fernando Pessoa...
Some of my last years One-Man Exhibitions:
2004 - (Jan.-Feb.) - New City Hall, Prague
2004 (May) - 10th International Book Fair, Prague
2005 (May) - Krakow, Poland
2007 (February): The Bible Museum, Tel-Aviv
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