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illustrator , recreational therapist

Giora Carmi, illustrator, recreational therapist. Recipient 1st place Simon Rockover award American Jewish Press Association, 1988, 90, 1st place Sydney Taylor Book award Association Jewish Libraries, 1991. Lieutenant Israel military, 1962-1965.

Background

Carmi, Giora was born on September 17, 1944 in Kfar Malal, Israel. Son of Avraham and Miriam (Lozovick) Carmi.

Education

Student, Bezalel Academy Art and Design, Jerusalem, 1971. Student art therapy, New York University, 2002—2004.

Career

Freelance graphic designer and illustrator, Israel, 1972—1985. Teacher illustration Israel Institute of Technology, Tel Aviv, 1983—1984, teacher typography, 1983—1984. Freelance illustrator New York City, since 1985.

Art therapist in institutions and private practice, since 2004. Board directors Israeli Association Graphic Designers, Tel Aviv, 1983-1985, judge national design competitions, 1984.

Works

  • book

    • Night, Farm

      (A child at bedtime bids goodnight to the cornfield, tract...)

Membership

Lieutenant Israel military, 1962-1965.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: poetry, philosophy, music, literature.

Connections

Married Avia Frenkel, May 19, 1965 (divorced January 1997). Children: Ilil, Ore, Liane.

father:
Avraham Carmi

mother:
Miriam (Lozovick) Carmi

spouse:
Avia Frenkel

children:
Liane Carmi

Ore Carmi

Ilil Carmi