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Ruth BlochRuth Bloch was born in 1951 to artistic parents. Her father was a musician and her mother a ceramic artist. An avid painter from an early age, Ruth attended the Avny Art Institute where her talent was immediately recognized by her professors. She was encouraged to continue working in her own creative mode and to develop the personal style that characterizes her sculpture today.

"For me, what makes art is pureness - the fewer stages you have from the inner you to the art, the better, " explains the artist. This philosophy inspires much of her creation. She strives to deliver a pure quality from the profound depths of the self and this is illustrated in a piece like "Family " which evokes the sense of unity and togetherness that is fostered in her own family. Bloch speaks of a period spent in the desert area of Arava, with her husband and her four children in very positive terms despite the health problems she suffered at the time. This move helped her discover her artistic bearings and, in her own words, "to create, to love, to wrap my family around me. ...

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Attitude SOLD, Attitude SOLD

Attitude SOLD
25 x 8

Blossoming Love (147), Blossoming Love (147)

Blossoming Love (147)
16 x 19

Coffee Table (135), Coffee Table (135)

Coffee Table (135)
24 x 19

Couple On Bench (132), Couple On Bench (132)

Couple On Bench (132)
40 x 31

Gracefulness (123), Gracefulness (123)

Gracefulness (123)
27 x 17

Man on Stool (144) SOLD, Man on Stool (144) SOLD

Man on Stool (144) SOLD
51 x 13

Red Balloon (143), Red Balloon (143)

Red Balloon (143)
48 x 0

She With Flower (149) SOLD, She With Flower (149) SOLD

She With Flower (149) SOLD
12 x 12

Sitting Violinist, Sitting Violinist

Sitting Violinist
24 x 10

Small Wall Sculpture, Small Wall Sculpture

Small Wall Sculpture
13 x 7

Still Life, Still Life

Still Life
25 x 8

Thinking on Stool (145), Thinking on Stool (145)

Thinking on Stool (145)
48 x 12

Wall Sculpture Long (108), Wall Sculpture Long (108)

Wall Sculpture Long (108)
31 x 10

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