Moshé Raviv-Vorobeichic (born Moi Ver; 1904–1995) was a photographer and painter.
|Died||1995 (aged 90–91)|
|Known for||Painting, Photographer|
Life and work
Moi Ver (Moshe Raviv) was born in 1904 in Vilnius, Lithuania as Moses Vorobeichic. He initially studied painting. In his early 20s he matriculated at the Bauhaus, taking courses with Paul Klee, Wassily Kandinsky, and Josef Albers, and left from there to attend the Ecole Photo One in Paris.
He adopted Zionism in 1934 and immigrated to what was then known as Palestine. Moshe Raviv-Vorobeichic (as he called himself in Israel) focus more on painting than photography and lived in Safed until his death in 1995.
- "Moi Ver". Information Center for Israeli Art. Israel Museum. Retrieved 27 September 2011.
- Official website
- Moshe Raviv collection at the Israel Museum. Retrieved 4 March 2012.
- "Moshe Raviv". Information Center for Israeli Art. Israel Museum. Retrieved 4 March 2012.
- Art of Moi Ver at Europeana. Retrieved 4 March 2012
- Special Collection of Posters at the Palestine Poster Project Archives.