Izhar Neumann- moved to a new paper mill
1981 - 83 Worked in archeology and in a field school (guiding tours & protecting nature) in the Negev desert, Israel.
1984 - Graduated from the Visual Art School in Beer-Sheva, Israel as a certified teacher in paper making. Was trained by the late Joyce Schimdt atthe Uncle Bob Leslie Paper Mill and there developed a garden of paper making plants. imdt in the Uncle Bob Leslie Paper Mill.Developed there a garden of paper making plants.
1984 - 86 Studied hand paper making in Japan with Mr. Inoue Gengi in Warabi, Mino, Gifu Ken and Mr. Kobayashi Yasuo in Kadoide, Niigata ken. Visited various paper makers and participated in the Young Papermaker's meeting in Kochi, Japan.
1986 - Returned to Israel. And established Tut-Neyar Paper mill in Zichron-Yaacov, producing and marketing paper, running workshops for children and adults, assisting artists, and participating in exhibitions.
1988 - Participated in the International conference of IPH (International Paper Historians) in Durham, England.
1990 - Organized and curated an educational and artistic handmade paper exhibition in Tel-Aviv.
1994 - Participated in IAPMA (International Association of Papermakers & Paper Artists ) conference in Holland,and gave a workshop in Japanese papermaking.
1994 - 2000 Exhibited in several group shows around Israel. Work featured in several newspaper articles and TV programs.
2000 - Participated in IAPMA Conference in Italy. Work exhibited in group show in Abbazia di Spineto,Italy.
2002 - One person exhibition at Haifa University.
2012 - Moved to a new studio in Jat(near Arce)specializes in paper for artists and conservation contact 972-4-6397631
Born 1958 in Jerusalem Israel. Three children.