GUY YANAI
YOUR WORLD NOT MINE

KÖNIG GALERIE
5 JULY – 1 SEPTEMBER 2024

KÖNIG GALERIE is pleased to present YOUR WORLD NOT MINE, a solo exhibition by Guy Yanai.
Guy Yanai, REINETTE AND ERIC, PARIS, 2024, 150 x 120 cm

FEATURED ARTIST

GUY YANAI

Guy Yanai (b. 1977 in Haifa, Isreal) lives and works between Tel Aviv, Israel and Marseille, France.

Guy Yanai’s paintings are characterized by bold colors, simplified shapes, and a flattened depth of field. In his work, the banal is reduced to geometric segments in a stripping away of references to the tangible world in favor of a visual experience that is more akin to digital imagery – drawing landscapes images from his wanderings around the globe, or French filmography scenes which he reminiscences through, for example. He often chooses everyday objects and spaces as his subjects, flattening and abstracting them in a way that seems...
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