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Raya Sorkine

 (Born 1936)
Raya Sorkine is active/lives in United States, France, Europe.  Raya Sorkine is known for Jewish culture genre painting.

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Raya Sorkine


Raya Sorkine is a French painter whose given name is Alain-Fran├žois Bouvier Cachard was born in 1936 in Paris. However, his artist name is Raya Sorkine, name and surname of his mother. The latter, a Jewish Russian immigrant, conveyed his Semitic and Slavic culture.

He saw in a joyous Jewish culture, punctuated by traditional festivals and music, the colors, the events and the atmosphere in his paintings resonate. Its culture is therefore essential influence. But we observe that his work is synonymous with diversity, developed from childhood, rocked by numerous trips and wars.

Growing up, he continued traveling around Europe, and translated into his work all his knowledge of the world: it is the cultural difference t  ...  Displaying 750 of 1478 characters.



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About  Raya Sorkine

Born:  1936 - Paris, France
Known for:  Jewish culture genre painting