BETTY WACHSSTOCK SCHONFELD
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About Betty Wachsstock Schonfeld
Betty Wachsstock Schonfeld was born in Antwerp, Belgium, in 1954. She studied at the Academy of Arts “Bezalel” in Jerusalem, in 1972. Back in Antwerp, she studied sculpture with Prof. Jan de Schutter, from the Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp.
Painted horse with collages, representing the history of the jewish people.
This is a monument in remembrance of a group of Belgian jews from Bnei Akiva, who where planning to make alias, but where exterminated by the nazis before they could realise their dream. The monument represents the group of people, as well as a list of their names .
" Encounter", Finalist at the 2008 Beeijing Olympic Landscape Sculpture Competition, As a Belgian sculptor, living in Israel, I have been selected, together with 2 other Israeli artists, to be part of the "2008 Olympic Landscape Sculpture Design Contest".Indeed, as a preparation for the Olympic Games of 2008, the Chinese opened a contest around the world, asking for sculptors to propose work to be presented at the occasion of the O.G., which would concretize the brotherhood amongst the Nations, peace, friendship, and which would illustrate the Excellency of sports and of reaching summits, through Art Works. After the...
I try to use recycled object in my mixed media works, they are always surprising me and allow me to be creative ….
One of my most important subjects of interest is Judaism, it runs through my work like a eternal subject of appartenance and identity
Quality long lasting objects that are made from the best materials
unique one of a kind pieces of Art no one could see any where else