Etty Yaniv was born in Tel Aviv, Israel and currently works on her art and art writing in Brooklyn. She holds BA in Psychology and English Literature from Tel Aviv University, BFA from Parsons School of Design, and MFA from SUNY Purchase. She is integrating mediums such as drawing, photography, painting and sculpture to form dimensional immersive environments. Her work has appeared in publications such as The New York Times, Village Voice, The Nation, Newsday magazine and Hyperallergic. She has exhibited in galleries, museums and alternative spaces in solo and group shows nationally and internationally, including Haifa Museum of Art, Israel, Torrance Museum, Ca, Newark Museum, NJ, Monmouth museum, NJ, Life on Mars, Brooklyn, Ten Eyck, Brooklyn, Schema Projects, Brooklyn, RJampol Projects, NYC, Purdue University gallery, IN, UConn, CT, Stockton University, NJ, Sheen Center, NYC, Leipziger Baumwollspinnerei, Germany.