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"Then the Lord said to Moses, See, I have chosen Bezalel son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah, and I have filled him with the Spirit of God, with wisdom, with understanding, with knowledge and with all manner of workmanship - to make artistic designs for work in gold, silver and bronze, to cut and set stones, to work in wood, and to engage in all kinds of crafts." (Exodus 31, 1-5).
Established in 1906 by artist Boris Schatz as the “Bezalel School of Arts and Crafts”, Bezalel has evolved into one of the world's most prestigious art schools. The name Bezalel is synonymous with more than 100 years of Israeli art, innovationand academic excellence. Bezalel’s unique strength stems from the numerousbreakthroughs it has been responsible for and its ability to respond and adapt tocultural changes. It takes pride in its numerous generations of graduates – thespearhead of Israeli artists, designers and architects, in Israel and around the globe.The Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design is, first and foremost, a group of talented,inspired and motivated artists and professionals. Both faculty and students aredriven by a passion to create and by their dedication to quality and excellence.These two pillars of the Academy have placed Bezalel at the epicenter of Israel’scultural discourse and at the forefront of its artistic scene, making it instrumentalin shaping the country’s cultural identity.Bezalel has over 2000 students studying towards undergraduate degrees in thefollowing departments: Fine Arts, Screen Based Arts, Architecture, Ceramics andGlass Design, Industrial Design, Jewelry and Fashion Design, Photography andVisual Communication. In addition, Bezalel offers graduate degrees in the fields ofFine Arts, Urban Design, Industrial Design and Policy and Theory of the Arts. Eachdepartment preserves the traditional knowledge, tools, materials and workshopscollected over many decades, while using state-of-the-art software and cutting-edgetechnologies.Bezalel trains and prepares its students for a life of achievement and excellence. Our students receive a practical education of the highest order, along with a broad-based intellectual foundation in history, literature and philosophy, social studies and the fundamentals of scientific and technological thought. Through interdisciplinary, inter-departmental and 'basics' courses and the option of enrolling in courses in all of Bezalel's departments, our students are introduced to additional fields, outside of their specialized field, thereby enriching their artistic-design understanding.The Bezalel Academy has an outstanding faculty as well as an extensive variety ofexpressive tools, providing our students with total freedom of choice and creativeliberty. By the time they graduate, they are able to effectively cope with the challenges presented by the global world of the 21st century and succeed in blazing their own unique and individual trails through the magical – yet demanding – fields of art, architecture and design.
• Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) degree will be granted in the departments of : Fine Arts Jewelry & Fashion Design Ceramics & Glass Design Photography• Bachelor of Design (B. Des.) degree will be granted in the departments of : Visual Communication Industrial Design• Bachelor of Architecture (B. Arch.) degree will be granted in the Architecture department.
M.Des Master's Degree in Industrial DesignM.F.A. Master of Fine ArtsUrban Design Master's Degree Master in Policy & Theory of the Arts