TOM MARSHAK IS A FASHION, PORTRAIT AND ART PHOTOGRAPHER BASED IN TEL-AVIV. AFTER HONORARY GRADUATED HIS PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIES AT THE HADASSHA COLLEGE IN JERUSALEM, HE ESTABLISHED HIS NAME IN TEL-AVIV WORKING FOR BOTH LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL FASHION MAGAZINES AND LEADING DESINGNERS


DIARY  /   IS A SERIES OF PHOTOGRAPHES TAKEN BY TOM MARSHAK. TOM CARRIES A 35MM FILM CAMERA WHEREVER HE GOES, DURING HIS DAILY LIFE HE CONSTANTLY LOOKS AROUND AND SCANS HIS SURROUNDINGS IN SEARCH OF MOMENTS THAT WILL PEAK HIS INTEREST AND EMOTIONS. TOM HAS BEEN MAINTAINING THE DIARY SINCE THE YEAR OF 2011. EVERY MONTH, TOM POSTS ON HIS WEBSITE THE PREVIOUS MONTH'S SNAPS, EACH ONE NAMED AFTER THE DATE ON WHITCH IT WAS TAKEN.

GATHERING MORE AND MORE EVIDENCE, GOING BACK IN TIME MONTH AFTER MONTH, WILL IN FACT LEAD US TO A CLOSE AND INTIMATE ACQUAINTANCE WITH NO OTHER THAN TOM HIMSELF. BY TAKING IN MORE OF THE SERIES WE TAKE IN MORE OF HIM. DIARY IS A SPONTANEOUS SELF - DOCUMENTARY SERIES IN WHICH TOM ACCIDANTLY REVILES TO US HIS ENTIRE WORLD.

DIARY IS A LIVING EXAMPLE OF TRUTH, IN ART AND IN PHOTOGRAPHY, ONE THAT COMES TO LIFE IN A VIBRANT DYNAMIC VISUAL THAT PROVIDES MANY OPTIONS OF PRESENTATION AND EXPERIENCE FOR THE VIEWER. EITHER WAY, AFTER A CLOSER AND DEEPER LOOK IT CAN STAND AS A UNIQUE VOICE OF OUR TIME AND CULTURE.