Ori Gersht studied Photography, Film & Video at the University of Westminster, London, before completing an MA in Photography at the Royal College of Art, London, in 1995. He is a Senior Lecturer at the Kent Institute of Art & Design and a Professor of Photography at the University for the Creative Arts (UCA), Farnham. Recent solo exhibitions have been held at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv; Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Pizzuti Collection, Columbus; and the Museum Sinclair-Haus, Bad Homburg. Gersht was shortlisted for the 2015 Prix Pictet.