Hillel (Grigorij) Kazovsky

Hillel (Grigorij) Kazovsky is a Ph.D. candidate at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a lecturer at the Center of the Studies of Jewish Civilization in Moscow. He received his M.A. from Moscow State University and was one of the founders of the Jewish Historical Society in Moscow. He is the author of The Artists from Vitebsk (1992) and of The Artists of Kultur Lige (2003).

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Sarah Shor

Sarah Shor, a painter, graphic artist and theater designer, was born on March 30, 1897 in Dubno (Ukraine), the daughter of Marc Shor, a merchant of modest means.

Elena Kabischer-Jakerson

Elena Kabischer, a graphic artist, painter and sculptor was born on March 23, 1903 in Vitebsk into the family of a craftsman. In 1916 she started studying in the private School of Drawing and Painting managed by Yehuda Pen (1854–1937), the oldest of Vitebsk painters, among whose pupils were also Marc Chagall (1887–1985) and Eliezer Lisitsky (1890–1941).

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