Altman, Nathan

(1889-1970)
   Ukrainian painter, sculptor and stage designer. He settled in St Petersburg and became head of the city's section of the Department of Fine Arts. From 1918-22 he developed a constructivist style. After 1929 he lived in France, but later returned to the USSR. His work was influenced by Jewish themes and includes paintings, sculptures, graphic art and stage-designs.

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  • ALTMAN, NATHAN — (1889/90–1970), Russian painter, graphic artist, sculptor, stage designer. Altman was born in Vinnitsa. As a child, he studied in a ḥeder and then at a Russian elementary school in Vinnitsa. In 1902–7, he attended classes in painting and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • ALTMAN (N.) — ALTMAN NATHAN (1888 1970) Artiste soviétique. Après des études au collège artistique d’Odessa (1903 1907), Altman part en 1910 pour Paris, où il découvre le cubisme. Il rentre dès 1911 en Russie et s’installe à Saint Pétersbourg, foyer de l’avant …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Nathan Altman — Portrait of Anna Akhmatova (1914), Oil on canvas. In the collection of the State Russian Museum. Nathan Isaevich Altman (Russian: Натан Исаевич Альтман, transliterated: Natan Isayevich Altman; December 22 [O.S. December 10] 1889 – December 12,… …   Wikipedia

  • Nathan Wang — is a music composer and director. He graduated from Pomona College and received a Fulbright Fellowship to study at Oxford University. He is the winner of the Cable Ace award for the soundtrack to the documentary The Lost Children of Berlin. He… …   Wikipedia

  • Nathan H. Gordon — Nathan Harry Gordon, motion picture executive, was born in Vilna, Russian Empire (currently Vilnius, Lithuania), March 15, 1872, the son of a medical practitioner. He attended a college at Vilna, taking the rabbinical course, and came to the… …   Wikipedia

  • Altman — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.  Pour l’article homophone, voir Altmann. En tant que nom de famille, Altman peut renvoyer aux personnes suivantes : Allen Altman acteur canadien …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Altman — Ạltman,   1) Nathan Issajewitsch, russisch sowjetischer Maler, Grafiker, Bildhauer und Bühnenbildner, * Winniza 22. 12. 1889, ✝ Leningrad 12. 12. 1970; studierte 1901/07 in Odessa; 1910/12 Aufenthalt in Paris, wo er sich mit den modernen… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Nathan Wang — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Wang. Nathan Wang est un compositeur et acteur américain. Sommaire 1 Biographie 2 Filmographie 2.1 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vadim Meller — Wadim Meller (russisch Вадим Меллер; * 26. April 1884 in Sankt Petersburg; † 4. Mai 1962 in Kiew) war ein ukrainisch russischer Maler der UdSSR und Avantgarde Künstler (Kubismus, Konstruktivismus), Bühnenbilder, Buchillustrator und Architekt. Er… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vadym Meller — Wadim Meller (russisch Вадим Меллер; * 26. April 1884 in Sankt Petersburg; † 4. Mai 1962 in Kiew) war ein ukrainisch russischer Maler der UdSSR und Avantgarde Künstler (Kubismus, Konstruktivismus), Bühnenbilder, Buchillustrator und Architekt. Er… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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