Discipline: Visual Art

Ella Amitay Sadovsky

Discipline: Visual Art
Region: Mesilat Zion, ISRAEL
MacDowell fellowships: 2015

Ella Amitay Sadovsky works on large canvases, stop motion videos where she paints each frame, and is writing the text for these films.

In 2012, she received the Israeli National Ministry of Culture Award, in 2014 she had a museum solo exhibition in Israel, and in 2016 received the Ari and Ann Rosenblatt prize for visual art. In 2018-2019, her work was shown in the Israel Museum in Jerusalem and lately she received The Cité internationale des arts residency 2020 fellowship in Paris.

Her works are included in many private and public collections in the U.S., Israel, and around the world.

Studios

Firth

Ella Amitay Sadovsky worked in the Firth studio.

Originally a working barn perched atop the namesake hill of Hillcrest Farm, this building was converted to serve the arts in 1956. A grand set of windows was installed to make the large interior suitable for visual artists, bringing in abundant natural light from the north. The addition of a screened porch and accessible entrance ramp…

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