|Shlomo Schwartz Gallery of oil paintings
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Shlomo Schwartz was born in the small town of Bukovina,Romania in 1934.After experiencing the Holocaust in Europe he inmigrated to Israel in 1948,at the age of 13,were he celebrated his Bar Mitzvah and the birth of the state of Israel.
In Israel,at the studio of the renowned artist Aharon Avni,Shlomo studied art under the direction of Moshe Mokady,Marcel Janco,Stemansky and Streichman.Shlomo Schwartz was among the first to graduate from this prestigious institute.
Shlomo Schwartz won the Israel Artists Association prize in 1956 for his participation in the exhibition of young artists.He has since been a permanent participant there in a one man show as well as a participant in many other group and general exhibitions.
Shlomos works can be found in important collections all over the world.They appear in museums,important galleries,private and public collections,and in many corporate collections,such as El Al Air Lines,The Ramat Gan Museum,Hertzlyia museum,The Yad Va Shem Museum in Jerusalem,the Jewish Folklore Museum in Brussels,the Art And Culture Center of Hollywood and the University of Miami in Florida,The Israel-America Friendship House in New York,and throughout Europe,Canada,The United States and Israel.
Shlomos works include figures and landscapes.He portrays them with great sensitivity and love,reflecting his own character.He is warm,kind hearted,gentle and down to earth individual,as well as a tremendous success in the art world.Visitors to Shlomo's exhibitions quickly discover how easily they relate to his art.Collectors fall in love at first sight and become attached to his paintings.They are sophisticated,easy to love and fun to live with.
Shlomo Schwartz lives and works in Israel.