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Hodaya is a professional artist and fashion illustrator. Winsor & Newton product launch ambassador (2015), Recipient of the title and grant “Distinguished Artist of Israel.” Winner of Next Generation Design Award from the Luxottica group, guest judge and speaker at the Fashion Institute of Technology, where she also studied.
Her art skills were fostered since childhood by her father, artist David Louis.
From 2010 to 2013, as the head designer of an international manufacturing company, her illustrated designs and artworks were presented to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Kenneth Cole Productions, Nine West, Bloomingdale’s, Lord & Taylor, Dillard's, and her original artwork was featured on Bravo’s Real Housewives Of OC.
“Saatchi Art” Artist Recognition Award in a featured collection, 2017
Semi-Finalist in the Artisan Series competition by Bombay Sapphire, 2015, 2016, 2017
“Distinguished Artist of Israel” Certificate of Recognition by the State of Israel, 2010
“Next Generation” Designer Award for glasses design, Luxottica Group, 2008
Art Without Labels, Interactive Online Gallery, 2017
Allouche Gallery, NYC. Bombay Sapphire "Artisan Series" Semi-finalist. group exhibit. October 2017
Rush Galleries, NYC. Bombay Sapphire "Artisan Series" Semi-finalist. group exhibit. November 2016
Hankyu Department Store, Japan. "New York" Fair, May 2016
Florentine Quartet, Tel Aviv, Israel. "Persona" solo exhibit, April 2016
The Caravan, Gregory Hotel, NYC. Fashion week installation, January - March 2016
Rush Galleries, NYC. Bombay Sapphire "Artisan Series" Semi-finalist. group exhibit. December 2015
LA Bodega Gallery, San Diego, CA, "Sharpie art" Group exhibit, October 2015
The Society of illustrators, NYC, "Color your City" group exhibit, October 2015
Private tours at The The Metropolitan Museum of Art Fashion exhibits, Museum of Natural History Private Event, and Instagram HQ Pop-Up art events.