Elyssa Wortzman

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A native of Toronto and now based in San Francisco, CA, Elyssa Wortzman is a graduate of McGill University (Montreal), Lev Shomea (Jewish Spiritual Direction, NY) and private studios in France.

Wortzman has exhibited in solo and group shows in New York and Toronto (De Leon White Gallery, Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition). She co-curated “Spiritual Defense” for The Creative Soul/Jewish Artist Salon (Brooklyn, 2014).

Wortzman’s joint exhibition with Andrea Guerra at the Jewish Library in San Francisco will open in May 2015.

Wortzman was a member of the first cohort of artists-in-residence at Art Kibbutz: The Jewish Waltz With Mother Earth, 2013 and has received commissions from The Academy for Jewish Religion, Federation of Jewish Mens’ Clubs, and The Jewish Community Center of Harrison.

Selected solo exhibitions include

Academy for Jewish Religion, NY, 2013
Sh’ma: Online Exhibition: Individualism and Empathy, November 2013
Koslowe Judaica Gallery, Sanctity Through Sacrifice, September 2012

Selected group exhibitions include

Art Kibbutz, Governor’s Island, NYC, July – August 2014
CONTEXT, Oholiav & Jewish Art Salon, NYC, October/November 2012
Katonah Museum & Stamford Artists Associations, Total
Recall, Stamford, 2012


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