Mikhail
Isakovich Weinstein

Ukraine • 1940−1981

Biography and information

Michael (real name Moses) Isakovich Weinstein (February 20, 1940, Druzhkivka — may 26, 1981, Kiev) — Soviet Ukrainian painter. Orphaned in infancy, after the death of their parents at the front. Was raised in the orphanage along with his older brother, which the young men drowned trying to save drowning girl. Graduated from Kyiv art Institute (1965, S. Grigoriev, K. trohimenko and M. Khmelik).

Worked in easel painting.