Asaph Ben Menahem (b.1940, Israel), winner of the Israel Museum ‘Jacob Pins’ Award for Printmaking in 2008, has been widely exhibited in the United States, Israel, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, and The Netherlands, and makes part of the permanent collections of major art institutions such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, the Harvard University Art Museum/Fogg Museum in Cambridge MA, the Milwaukee Art Museum, and numerous others. His work is also represented in special private collections.
Master Fine Arts in painting and printmaking, Otis Art Institute LA, California, USA
BA in Philosophy, Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel
BA in English and American literature, Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel
1988-2000 Docent, Art Academy “Minerva”, Groningen, Holland
1983-1985 Art Critic, Jerusalem Weekly Magazine “Kol Ha’ir”, Israel
1976-1982 Teacher, Art Department, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
1969-1971 Teacher, Art department, University of Judaism, LA, California, USA