Elisheva Gavra (b. 1992) is a studio photographer and visual artist working in New York. Her practice centers on photography as the scene of ongoing negotiation between self and reality. Currently she is interested in exploring the photographed portrait as an apparatus for constructing identity, where the act of looking and of being looked at are put on display.


In 2015, She received her BA in Art History and Gender Studies from Tel Aviv University, by 2019 she completed her training at Studio Gavra as a professional studio photographer. As of 2021, she is an MFA candidate at Columbia University.

Elisheva Gavra

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