Reut Shahar

Reut Shahar was born in Safed,Israel and is the 10th generation of a special family from Safed and Jerusalem. Her mother’s family founded Kibbutz Hashashar.Reut graduated from the Bezalel Academy of Fine Arts in Jerusalem with a concentration in professional carpentry,gold crafting,sculpture and painting. KAKADU, the name of the company founded in 1990 by Reut and her husband Aharon,has developed hundreds of eco-friendly functional art for the home. Reut is well known in galleries and museums in Israel,Scandinavia,The Netherlands,France and Turkey where she has exhibited.She designed the Swan Dolphin restaurant in the hotel in Orlando,Florida.