Gilad Ophir (1957-), Photographer. Born in Tel Aviv in 1957. Studies: 1979-8 Tel Aviv University; 198-81 Bezalel, Jerusalem; 1981-84 School of Visual Arts, New York, B.F.A.; 1984-86 Hunter College, New York, M.F.A. Prizes: 1986 William Graf Prize for a Young Photographer, Israel Museum, Jerusalem; 1991 America-Israel Cultural Foundation; 1992 Gerard Levy Prize for a Young Israeli Photographer, Israel Museum; 1995 The Public Committee of Art and Culture Prize for Completion of Work. 22 The Minister of Science, Culture & Sport Prize. 26 Artik 8- the Sharet Grant. Llives and works in Tel Aviv.