Prof. Asher Arnon
Asher Arnon is a professor of creative arts at the Bezalel Art and Design Academy in Jerusalem, Israel. He has degrees in graphic design (B.Des) from Bezalel Academy, an MA degree in architecture and urban culture from the Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain and a PhD degree in audiovisual installation art from the Music Technology and Innovation – Institute for Sonic Creativity (MTI2) at De Montfort University in Leicester, UK. He also studied in the jazz department of the Rimon School of Jazz & Contemporary Music in Israel.
Based on his interdisciplinary background, Asher’s creative work spans a wide range of commercial and artistic projects in diverse formats comprising printed and digital media, urban design and installations. In recent years, his practical and theoretical research focuses on synergetic interrelations between image and music and the notion of ‘place’, emphasising the experience-interpretation continuum manifested by orientation through spatial-visual-sonic artefacts.