Michal Helfman is a multidisciplinary artist. She holds a BFA from the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, where she currently teaches in both the BFA and MFA programs. Helfman has had solo and group shows in Martin Gropius Bau (2015); Center of Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv Museum of Art (2009) Israel Museum in Jerusalem (2007); the 50th Biennale di Venezia (2003); San Francisco Art Institute (2001); and more. Helfman received the Anselm Kiefer Prize at the Wolf Foundation in Herzliya, and was a runner-up for the Israeli ArtPrize at the Nathan Gottesdiener Foundation in 2008. Helfman currently lives and works in Tel Aviv.