Founded in 1906, Bezalel Academy has been a place of learning and inspiration, and has become part of the cultural fabric of the country over the past 111 years. Bezalel is committed to training future generations of outstanding artists and designers in Israel to lead ethical, aesthetic, and intellectual change in the Israeli and global arena. For over a century, Bezalel has been a place of learning, innovation and inspiration for generations of Israeli artists and designers both in Israel and around the world.
Bezalel offers 8 Undergraduate Degree Programs and 5 Graduate Degree Programs with over 2,000 students and 400 faculty members studying and teaching in the fields of Architecture, Industrial Design, Fine Arts, Visual Communications, Ceramics &amp; Glass Design, Photography, Fashion &amp; Jewelry Design, Screen Based Arts, Urban Design and Policy &amp; Theory of the Arts.
Bezalel's educational philosophy is based on an interdisciplinary approach, with students gaining a background in both theoretical and technical practices. The interaction of tradition with the dynamic and evolving technologies of artistic expression form the basis of the Bezalel experience.