About

Orly Ruaimi was born in Israel and currently lives and works in San Francisco, California. Attained a BS degree in finance in 2007 from George Mason University and an MFA in Jewelry & Metal Arts at the Academy of Art University at 2015. In 2013, Ruaimi partnered with a technology company in Silicon Valley, to incorporate a revolutionary wireless tag in her CYBORG collection, resulting in the solo exhibition at the Cannery Gallery. Driven to push this conceptual relationship to the next level, in 2015 Ruaimi commenced her second MFA at the San Francisco Art Institute. With a secondary solo show at the Cannery Gallery and a solo exhibition at the Techshop Gallery.  In 2016, Ruaimi was awarded the prestigious Murphy and Cadogan Scholarship. This year, Ruaimi installed a temporary installation entitled “I’ll Fight You Just to Get Peace” in conjunction with the Mel Ziegler exhibition “A Living Thing” at the Walter McBean Gallery.