Chen Taoz: Illuminating the Spirit of Humanity
In the atelier of light, where creativity dances with innovative craftsmanship, resides the remarkable work of Chen Taoz.
A visionary artist and lighting designer, Taoz’s creations transcend mere illumination; they breathe life into the legacies of artistic masters, philosophers, scientists, and leaders, reflecting the course of human civilization.
Careful alchemy of traditional methods like metal turning, glass blowing, weaving, and ceramics is combined with cutting-edge technologies such as laser cutting and 3D printing. Chen's studio and her collaboration with local factories and artisans celebrate a confluence of techniques, all culminating in works of brilliant luminescence. Through varying lights, temperatures, and angles, Chen explores the sublime connection between material and light, forging a distinct aesthetic that resonates deeply with human emotion.
Since establishing her studio in 2019, Chen Taoz has crafted four lighting collections, along with customized designs that grace both personal spaces and public domains. Whether infusing intimate settings with inspirational luminance or adorning grand lobbies, hotels, and public arenas with exquisite radiance, her work kindles the spirit of greatness, inviting all who encounter it to reach for the stars.
Chen Taoz’s global recognition is quietly growing, with her artistry being featured in local and international publications. Her participation in key events and galleries such as the "Fresh Paint Fair" in Israel and "Salone Satellite" during Milan Design Week has caught the eye of art enthusiasts, collectors, and critics alike.
Recent exhibitions have allowed a closer look at her evolving brilliance, such as the solo exhibition at "Vitrina" gallery in Holon, titled "Lighting Texture," curated by Dr. Dalia Manor.
Among her accolades, she has received awards, including the "Cultural export of plastic arts" from the Foundation for Independent Artists and the Ministry of Culture and Sport Israel.
Every creation of Chen Taoz is bespoke, a blend of client needs, space harmony, and artistic intuition. The production process's handmade nature imbues each piece with a uniqueness, a personal touch that makes every item a treasured heirloom.
You are invited to immerse yourself in the world of Chen Taoz, where reverence meets innovation, where the essence of humanity is captured in luminous form. Her work is not just about light but the glow of inspiration, insight, and the human spirit's eternal flame.
For those who seek the remarkable, who honor the past while embracing the future, Chen Taoz's creations offer a journey into artistry, meaning, and the profound connection between us all. Join us in this exploration and let the radiant glow of Chen Taoz's artistry illuminate your world.
Exhibitions and accomplishments
07-12/2023 - Yam Yabasha, Adam Vechai Museum, Ramat Gan.
11/2022-01/2023 - Rikmat Or, solo exhibition at Vitrina Gallery, curator Dr Dalia Manor.
06/2022 - Salone Satellite, Milan Design Week.
2021 - "Cultural export of plastic arts" award from the Foundation for Independent Artists and the Ministry of Culture and Sport Israel.
10/2021 - Fresh Paint Fair, Silvan Adams Velodrom, Tel aviv
07/2021 - Keren Shavit's Island - Israeli art and design fair
02-03/2020 - One Of. Exhibition by Two Curators at Avney Tal & Noni's Gallery
05/2020 - International Inspiration Day Exhibition, a digital exhibition aside creators from all over the world.
03/2020 - I was chosen to Design Terminal Hamama designers accelerator by "Out of the Box".
11/2019 - I was chosen to Design Terminal Maafia designers accelerator by "Out of the Box".
06/2019 - "Outline Pop Up" exhibition as part of the Jerusalem Illustration Week festival.
04/2019 - "Art at Home" exhibition organized by the Municipality of Petah Tikva.
10/2017 - "Ort Design" exhibition at Amiad Gallery, Jaffa.
05/2017 - I won First place in ORT College Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition.
10/2015 - "Ort Design" exhibition at Zezeze Gallery, Tel Aviv Port.