Tabenkin, Ilya Birth - Death : 1914-1988 Nationality : Byelorussian
Tabenkin was born into a deeply religious family and often turned to his own traditions in his works. His paintings have been described as a narrow sphere, a magic circle, where figures are signs and drapery holds a sacred meaning, overall resembling a prayer. Painting tragedy, his main aim seemed in fact to investigate the roots of Good and Evil. Tabenkin's works may be found in many private collections in Russia, the U.S, Britain, Italy, Germany and Finland.
Taboh, Samis Birth - Death : 1952- Nationality : Greek
A painter in watercolors, tempera and acrylic since 1977, Taboh has exhibited his abstract works from 1984 in Strasbourg, Paris, Athens, Brussels and Piraeus. This artist, whose family was almost entirely exterminated by the Nazis during the Second World War, notably took part in an exhibition titled “The memory of Auschwitz in Contemporary Art” held in Brussels in 1996.
Tadmor, Zwi Birth - Death : 1923- Nationality : Polish then Israeli
Painter. Tadmor came to Palestine in 1936 and worked as a painter in Tel Aviv, where he taught at the Avni Institute. He had several one-man shows in Israel and took part in many group exhibitions, notably at the Magnes Museum in California.
Tajar or Tagger, Ziona Sionah Birth - Death : 1900-1988 Nationality : Israeli
Tajar became one of Israel's finest artists after studying painting at the Bezalel Academy in Jerusalem and in Paris during the 1920s. She painted many views of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv as well as the village of Ein Karem.
Tal, Boaz Birth - Death : 20th-21st Century Nationality : Israeli
Tal, Ehud Birth - Death : 1978- Nationality : Israeli
Tal studied art in Tel Aviv and in Givat Hayim. He then produced drawings as well as sculpture and video works mainly
Tal, R. Birth - Death : 1967- Nationality : Israeli
R. Tal studied art in Copenhagen between 1988 and 2000. He had solo exhibitions from 2001 in Copenhagen, Monchengladbach, Vienna and New York and participated in group shows from 1995 in Israel, Denmark, Sweden, Germany, Lithuania, Finland, and Britain.
Tal, Shulamit Birth - Death : Active from the 2nd half of the 20th Century Nationality : Israeli
Talmor, Raya Birth - Death : 1938- Nationality : Israeli
Talmor studied painting in Israel between 1959 and 1961 and exhibited her works there and abroad. One of her paintings was chosen for the first day cover and limited edition art print to accompany the United Nations stamp issue of March 13, 1987 titled “Shelter for the homeless”¯.
Talper, Rivka Birth - Death : 20th Century Nationality : Israeli
Tam, Reuben Birth - Death : Active during the 2nd half of the 20th Century Nationality : Israeli
Tamari, Aaron Birth - Death : 20th Century Nationality : Israeli?
Tamari depicted a woman fighter of the Hagana resistance movement in an abstract painting dated 1946. He might be confused with S. Tamari, a Russian artist who worked in France from 1946.
Tandet, Ron Sara Birth - Death : Active during the second half of the 20th Century Nationality : Polish then Israeli
Painter. Tandet immigrated to Israel in 1957.
Tany, Josef called Yos Birth - Death : 1950- Nationality : Israeli
Tany showed his paintings in Haifa, Tel Aviv and Jaffa, as well as in Paris in 1990. He also worked as a decorator for the film industry.
Tarkay, Itzhak Birth - Death : 1935- Nationality : Yugoslav then Israeli
As a child, Tarkay was deported with his family to the Mathausen concentration camp until Allied forces freed them a year later. He then immigrated to Israel in 1949 and lived in a kibbutz during several years before receiving a scholarship to attend the Bezalel Academy, where he studied under Schwartzman. He then graduated from the Avni Institute of Art in Tel Aviv in 1956 after learning much from several artists such as Mokady, Janco, Streichman or Stematsky. Much inspired by French Impressionism, Fauvist works and by Matisse or Toulouse-Lautrec, Tarkay exhibited his works several times in Israel and abroad.
Tartakover, David Birth - Death : 20th Century Nationality : Israeli
Taslitzky, Boris Birth - Death : 1911-? Nationality : Russian then French
Taslitzky was born in Paris to Russian Jewish refugees. Due to a clerical error at the registry, he was baptized and listed as a Catholic. He studied sculpture and painting at the Beaux-Arts School with Jacques Lipchitz before serving in the French Army between 1939 and 1940. First detained in a prisoner-of-war camp in Melun, Taslitzky managed to return to Paris, where he worked actively with the Communist resistance movement but was arrested by the Gestapo in 1941 and sent to the detention camp of St Sulpice-la-Pointe, where he produced many drawings. While his mother died in Auschwitz, Taslitzky was deported in 1944 to the Nazi concentration camp of Buchenwald, where he completed 111 pencil sketches and several watercolors until 1945. After the war, Taslitzky continued to work producing paintings in the tradition of Delacroix, Millet, Manet and Daumier.
Taub, Yael Birth - Death : 20th-21st Century Nationality : Israeli
Taubes, Fryderyk Frederick Birth - Death : 1900-1981 Nationality : Polish then American
Born in Lwow, Taubes moved to Austria with his family at the outbreak of World War One. He studied art in Vienna and then in Munich after the war. He then enrolled in the famed experimental art school in Weimar, called the Bauhaus. Throughout the 1920s, Taubes experimented with a number of modern trends such as Cubism, Dada and Expressionism before settling in the U.S in 1930.
Tchaicov, Iosif Birth - Death : : See Chaicov. Nationality : Ukrainian