Born:  1972, Israel

2004 Master of Design, Industrial and Identity Design, Design Academy Eindhoven, Eindhoven, The Netherlands; 2000 BFA Jewelry and Object Design, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel; 1998 Student exchange program, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Selected Group Exhibitions:
2007 "Perception and Memories", AIDA, SOFA Chicago, Chicago, USA; 2007 "simply droog", Museum of Art & Design, New York, USA; 2006 "journey", Tal Gallery, Kfar vradim, Israel; 2006 "Human Touch", Sydney opera house & Melbourne Museum, Australia; 2006 "Human Touch" pp gallery Taipei, Taiwan; 2006 "Human Touch’", gallery bund Shanghai & contemporary art terminal, Shenzhen, China; 2006 Museum of art, Groningen; 2005 "Master", salone de mobile, Milan, Italy; 2005 "Dutch Village", design week New York, USA; 2005 "simply droog", Grand Hornu, Belgium; 2004 "Master pieces", Droog Design Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; 2004 Tokyo Designer Block,  Tokyo, Japan; 2003 "Hanger for HEMA", Textile Museum, Tilburg, The Netherlands; 2002 JCK, Las Vegas show, USA; 2002 G.L.D.A .INC, Arizona, USA; 2002 Accessories The Show, New York, USA; 2002 Premiere Class, salon du Prêt À Porter, Paris, France; 2002 Trade Mart, Utrecht, The Netherlands; 2002 Bisutex, Madrid, Spain; 2002 Bijohrca, Paris, France; 2002 'Israeli Jewelry II', Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2002 "Artic –4” , The Genia Schreiber Univercity Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2001 "Artic –3'", The Genia Schreiber Univercity Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2001 "1800°c", Horace Richter gallery, Old Jaffa, Israel; 2001 "Art on the line", Haifa City Museum, Haifa, Israel;  2001 Museum Expressions, Paris, France; 2000 "Artic 2", Museum for Israeli art, Ramat-Gan, Israel; 2000 Biennale Internationale Design 2000, Saint-tienne, France; 1999 "Serving pieces", Sofa Gallery, NY; Yaw Gallery, Michigan; Cotter Gallery, Colorado, USA; 1999 "Alice in wonderland", Beit Ariela, Tel-Aviv, Israel; 1998 "Collar for somebody", Modern Kunst Museum, Arnhem, The Netherlands.

2007 Andy prize for decorative arts; 2005 Outstanding artist award, Ministry of Immigrant Absorption; 2003 America-Israel Cultural Foundation, Scholarship for Excellency, M.A studies abroad; 2001 America-Israel Cultural Foundation, Scholarship for the years 2001 & 2002 with distinction; 2000 Lockman Prize for Practical Design; 2000 first prize of design in Academies category Biennale Internationale Design, Saint-tienne, France ; 1999 America-Israel Cultural Foundation, Scholarship for the years 1999 & 2000; 1999 Second prize in the competition for designing the statue of the Eurovision contest in Jerusalem, Israel.
Winner of 2011 design prize given by the cultural ministry of Israel.

Itay is the winner of 2007 Andy Prize.