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Yechiam Gal (USA) An artist’s statement

"The Legend of the Goldbergers, a semiautobiographical science fiction cartoon-like book, along with my other digitally executed works, is the culmination of my decades-long fascination with emerging technologies. € The “Goldbergers” is a digital mix of poetry, literature, and images that incorporates the history of my own family with the history of time. €It has been my goal to create a new grammar of visual and linguistic communication utilizing the latest opportunities created by the availability of sophisticated and continuously evolving systems. I am, by nature, a storyteller; therefore my works, though self-referential, carry extravagant fabrications. €It is in this way that I am able to realize the fullest manifestation of the creative process.F

Yechiam Gal

Yechiam Gal is a conceptual artist and educator currently living in the village of Catskill, NY, where he also has his studio. €Mr. Gal has taught at a number of highly respected institutions, including the School of Visual Arts, in Manhattan, NY; Camera Obscura, in Tel Aviv, Israel; and, for the last 18 years, at Pratt Institute, in Brooklyn, NY. €His professional career spans more than 32 years of experience in various aspects of media production. Much of his time and creative energies have been devoted to the experimental exploration of new technology within the realm of modern art, with an emphasis on interdisciplinary media and approaches to art as part

LandEscape Art Review January 2015  
LandEscape Art Review January 2015  

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