Shai Azoulay was born in Israel in 1971. Azoulay lives and works in Jerusalem.
He received both his BFA and MFA from the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design Jerusalem.
Azoulay's works have been exhibited in shows in New York, London, Tokyo, Paris , Vienna ,berlin and Rome. In 2011 Azoulay had his first major museum show at the Tel-Aviv Museum of Art.
Azoulay was the recipient of the "Mozes" Prize from the Jerusalem Artist House, an Award for extraordinary artistic achievement from Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, The Ministry of Education Grant for Artist Teacher Projects , Artis Grant, New York and The Minister of Education Prize