Sagit Mezamer | Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem

Sagit Mezamer

Sagit Mezamer is an artist and curator, holding an MA in clinical psychology. She  has been teaching at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, since 2014. Sagit served as artistic director and curator of “Yaffo 23”, Center for Art and Research in Jerusalem, from its inception till the day it closed its doors to the public, in  2013. She curated The Curfew Tower residency in Northern Ireland (with the artist Bill Drummond) in 2014-2017. Over the years she curated dozens of shows and presented her own works in numerous venues. Her works are included in museums and private collections. Supported by Mifal HaPayis, she is currently working at Maamuta Art and Media Center on a, docu-installation The Mother of Opium, dealing with opiate addiction in Israel and around. Sagit is now studying Compassionate Inquiry therapy with Gabor Maté and promotes his work in Israel.