BORN IN JERUSALEM, ISRAEL, GRADUATED AT THE BEZALEL
ACADEMY OF ARTS AND DESIGN IN JERUSALEM.
PARTNER IN THE LEMEL-COHEN CREATIVE ADVERTISING
AGENCY IN TEL-AVIV.
He is co-curator of the International traveling exhibition
and book “Both Sides of Peace” Israeli and Palestinian posters,
Museum of Contemporary Art Raleigh North Carolina, since 1996.
He has been a jury member in Moscow, Paris and Venice and he has
been invited as a guest lecturer in Boston, Istanbul and Stockholm.
Mr. Lemel’s work has been featured in magazines around the world
and a book about his design work has been published in China
(Lingnan Publishing). His posters are part of the permanent collections
of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London; the Musee de la Publicite,
Palias du Louvre, Paris; the Neue Sammlung, Munich and the Museum
fuer Kunst und Gewerve, Hamburg.
Mr. Lemel has been awarded with the 2002 Korean Poster Biennial
Grand Prix; the 1998 Promax Gold Medal, Canada; the 2002 Mexico
Poster Biennial Gold Medal; the 2002 Brno Graphic Design Biennial
Silver Medal, Critic’s Award and Mayor’s Prize, Czech Republic.
Twice a mention in Mons Triennial and three times finalist
in the European Epica Award.
He’s been awarded more than 60 times at the advertising and graphic
design competitions “Otot” and “Golden Cut” in Israel.