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Photo: Corinna Kern, Reuters | Local Testimony 2022

Dear photographers,

We are happy to announce that the selection process has been completed.

Following is the list of photographers whose works have been selected for inclusion in the Local Testimony 2022 exhibition by the jury and exhibition curator Leah Abir.


Guy Aloni | Eli Atias | Rona Bar and Ofek Avshalom | Rabia Basha | Oren Ben Hakoon | Adi Berckovich | Jonathan Bloom | Rina Castelnuovo | Yuval Chen | Shimi Cohen | Yuval Daniel | Eitan Elhadez Barak | Asaf Friedman | Ahmad Gharabli | Baruch Gian | Yair Gil | Eran Gissis | Chaim Goldberg | Shulamith Greenstein | Tal Heres | Badoor Jbara | Edward Kaprov | Corinna Kern | Quique Kierszenbaum | Jamal Kiwan | Ziv Koren | Chen Leopold | Maya Levin | Heidi Levine | Amir Levy | Cadya Levy | Tali Mayar | Oz Moalem | Dor Naim | Moran Nakar | Eti Namir | Dov Oron | Hadas Parush | Dor Pazuelo | Moshe Prager | Noam Revkin Fenton | Itai Ron | Ariel Schalit | Ruti Sela and Maayan Amir | Avishag Shaar-Yashuv | Shelly Shalev | Assaf Sharon | Guy Shmueli | Abir Sultan | Dafna Talmon | Avigail Uzi | Samira Wehbe | Kobi Wolf | Yehoshua Yosef | Oren Ziv | Dor Zlekha Levy | Ohad Zwigenberg

Jury – Local Testimony 2022

Leah Abir, artistic director of the Arad Center of Contemporary Art, founder and joint editor of the magazine “Tohu” and curator Local Testimony 2022

Dr. Housni Alkhateeb Shehada, head of the Department of Plastic Arts at Levinsky College of Education and lecturer at Bezalel Academy of Art and Design

Maya Anner, curator and researcher in the field of photography

Galia Gur Zeev, photographer and curator
Ilan Itzhayek, journalist and editor in the Yedioth Ahronot Group and head of the journalism track at Sapir College
Dr. Liat Lavi, researcher and head of the Masters degree program in visual communication at Bezalel Academy of Art and Design
Dr. Rotem Rozental, CEO of the Los Angeles Center of Photography
Guy Raz, curator of photography, Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv
Dr. Orly Shevi, lecturer in the Department of Art History at Tel Aviv University and the Department of Visual Communication at Bezalel Academy of Art and Design


Our thanks to the hard-working jury and the many photographers who submitted their works.

The opening of the Local Testimony 2022 and World Press Photo 2022 exhibitions will take place on December 22nd at MUZA – Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, and the exhibitions will run for about a month and a half.

Formal invitations will be distributed before the opening.

We will keep you updated by newsletter and on our Facebook page with news of various events taking place during the exhibition period.


Best wishes,

Dana Wohlfeiler-Lalkin, director,
and all the Local Testimony team

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