B. 1974, Ukraine.The interest in painting surfaced very early in Dim Yuz’s life and at the tender age of eleven he was accepted to the Academy for the Arts in his homeland of Ukraine. In 1991 when Dim turned seventeen he immigrated to Israel with hisfamily.
He attended the Visual Arts Academy
in Beer Sheva
and the renowned Bezalel Academy of the Arts and Design,
where he won many awards and accolades for his academicand artistic achievements.Yuz’s artistic ability is multi faceted: paintings, sculpture andvideo- art. He elegantly and effortlessly moves between thedifferent mediums and creates great work in all of them:landscape (both real and imaginary), portraits, objects, stilllife and fantasies. Even though he is very powerful in theclassical style his work is eloquent and expressive showinghis vivid imagination.
Selected Group Exhibitions
2002 Sharet Scholarship, Israel, American Culture Foundation
2000 Prize For Young Artists Israel, American Colture Foundation
2000 Prize of Distingtion, Betzalel Jerusalem
1999 First Prize, Immigrant Painters.
1998 Third Prize, Immigrant Painters, Jerusalem
1992 First Prize, Young Painters, Yad Lebanim, Beer Sheva
Selected Solo Exhibitions
2003 Still Life, Mitzpe Hayamim
2002 On The Way, Beer Sheva
1999 Cultural Center, Omer
2002 Borders of Sculpture, Open Museum, Omer One Man Exhibitions.
2002 New Faces, Artists house, Tel Aviv
2001 Artic 3, Exhibition by the Shared Fund Scholarship winner / Gerard
1999 Young Immigrant Students Exhibition,Gerard Bachar, Jerusalem
1998 Young Immigrant Students Exhibition,Gerard Basher Center,Jerusalem
1992 Group Exhibition Yad Labanim