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Arikha, Avigdor, 1929-2010


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    • Arikha, A. (Avigdor), 1929-2010
    • אריכא, אביגדור
    • אריכא, אביגדור, 1929-2010
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1929-04-28
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2010-04-29
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1946
        • Affiliation End: 1949
        • Organization: (naf) Betsalʼel (Academy)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1949
        • Affiliation End: 1951
        • Organization: (naf) École nationale supérieure des beaux-arts (France)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Rădăuți (Romania)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Paris (France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Cernăuți (Romania)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Israel
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  • Sources

    • found: Jerusalem. Israel Museum.Avigdor Arikha, 1966.
    • found: Obras maestras del Museo del Prado, 1996:t.p. (A. Arikha)p. 9 (Avigdor Arikha)
    • found: New York times WWW site, May 3, 2010(in obituary published Apr. 30: Avigdor Arikha; b. Apr. 28, 1929, Czernowitz, Romania (now Chernivtsi, Ukraine); d. Thursday [Apr. 29, 2010], Paris, aged 81; internationally renowned Israeli painter whose work captured both the haunting beauty and the looming menace of everyday things, a vision informed in no small part by his experience as a Holocaust survivor)
    • found: Avigdor Arikha, 1973:title page, etc. (אביגדור אריכא = Avigdor Arikha; Avigdor Arikha [in rom.]; b. 1929 in Bukovina; arrived in Israel 1944 as part of the Youth Aliyah; seriously wounded in the Israeli War of Independence; studied art at the Bezalel School and Ecole de Beaux-Arts, philosophy at the Sorbonne; painter, illustrator, and author of articles and essays on art published in Hebrew, French, and English)
    • found: Wikipedia, via WWW, 30 Jan. 2017(Avigdor Arikha, April 28, 1929-April 29, 2010; Romanian-born French-Israeli painter, draughtsman, printmaker and art historian; born in Rădăuți but grew up in Czernowitz in Bukovina, Romania (now Ukraine); emigrated to Palestine 1944; 1946-1949 attended the Bezalel School of Art; in 1949 won a scholarship to the Ecole de Beaux Arts in Paris, where he studied till 1951 and learned the fresco technique; from 1954 he resided in Paris; d. Paris from complications of cancer on April 29, 2010)
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    • 1981-11-04: new
    • 2017-02-01: revised
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