Born in Jerusalem, Israel 1984. Lives and works in London, UK.

Education and qualifications

2016- 2018  MFA Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London United Kingdom

2010-2013   BFA Hamidrasha School of Art, Beit Berl college, Israel

2006-2007   Visual communication, Shenkar College of Design and Engineering, Israel


Solo and two persons exhibitions

2019 Boomerang, Tao Gallery, Mumbai, India 

2016  The Best Is Yet to Come, Pasaz, Tel Aviv Israel

2013   Plain, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Group exhibitions

2020 Identity, JCC, Frankfurt, Germany

2019 Painters Posting Paintings, Brockley Gardens Galley, London, UK

2019 Painters Posting Paintings, Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland

2019 Catching Flies, Kent university, UK

2019 RPR ART, Konigstein, Germany

2018 Carry On, Fold Gallery, London, UK

2018 Why Patterns, No 20 Arts, London, UK

2018 NOF, Provender Building, London, UK

2018 Rubber Chew/ Clink, adieu, Unit 1 Gallery, London, UK

2017 Bureaucracy of Too Many Rubbish Dinner Parties, Chalton Gallery, London, UK        

2017 Faith, Austin Forum, London, UK  

2016 Repetitive Motifs in ritual objects and contemporary art, Mane Katz Museum, Haifa, Israel

2013  Backflip, Hertzelya Art Center, Israel

2012  International photography festival, Tel-Aviv Jaffa, Israel

2011  Bat-Yam Art Biennale, Bat-Yam, Israel


Residencies and awards

2018 Jeanne Szego Prize, Slade degree show excellence prize

2018 Slade Summer School Art Education residency

2017 Joya Air, Spain (upcoming)           

2017 Griffin Gallery residency program, London

2017 Red Mansion Art Prize, shortlisted                      

Work experience

2016- Present Art tours guide, Arternative, London

2014- 2016  Art instructor and educator, Bat museum of contemporary art, Israel

2013- 2014  Art teacher, Aran primary school, Tel Aviv, Israel


2020 Frank Doll, The New Gold (German), Wirtschaft Woche

2019 Pooja Savansukha, Ricocheting Across Space and Time, The Hindu

2019 Ruth Polleit Riechert From Jerusalem to the Infinity of London - Michal Raz on Her Life as a Painter, Kustbar Contemporary Art 

2018 Yanis Kostarias A Polychromatic Superabundance Of Forms And Lines Unpredictably Overlaps Each Other On Canvas,

2015 Dr. Dorit Kedar, Realism, Abstraction And Ornamentation in The Works Of Michal Raz, The Inter Religious Center Website.

2014 Yvsam Azgad, The Legend Of The Plain, Weizmann Institute Of Science Magazine.

2013 Galia Yahav, The Lab Conditions in Hamidrasha Graduate Show, Galleria, Haaretz.


Michal Raz

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