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Miki Kratsman

Head of the Photography Department at Bezalel Academy of Art & Design in Jerusalem 2006 – 2014
Head of the Photography Department of Basis School of Art since 2015
Co Founder and Chairman of Breaking The Silence since 2004 (
Miki Kratsman has, for over 30 years, been  documenting the evolution of the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territory (the West Bank including East Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip), and mainly, its bitter consequences on the daily life of the Palestinian population.
Miki Kratsman was born in 1959, Argentina and immigrated to Israel in 1971
The fifth recipient of Robert Gardner Fellowship in Photography, Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, Harvard University 2011. Winner of Emet Prize for Science, Art and Culture, 2011.