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Dov Feigin (1907, Russia- September 2000) Sculptor.
Immigrated to Israel in 1927.
Studies: 1933 Paris.
Avni Institute, Tel Aviv.
1945-46 Dizengoff Prize;
1985 Sandberg Prize, Israel Museum.
Awards and Prizes
The Dizengoff Prize for Painting and Sculpture, Municipality of Tel Aviv Jaffa,
On his immigration
joined Kvutza of Hashomer Hatzair and later was a founder of Kibbutz Afikim.
1937 A founder of New Horizons Group.
1962 Participated in Venice Biennale.
Executed many memorials and environmental sculptures all over Israel, including:
Memorial to Fallen of War of Independence, Rehovot; stone sculpture at Kennedy
Memorial; "Ladders" (executed in 1957), gift of the sculptor to Tel Aviv
University in 1994.
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