George Chemech (Iraq/ Israel/ American born 1934)
Tanks approaching, Sinai Deser,
Oil on canvas,
37 1/2 x 31″
George Chemeche was born in 1934 and studied at the Avni
Art School in Tel Aviv and the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris.
The style with which he is intimately associated, pattern
painting, is non-minimalist, sensuous, romantic, rational and
decorative. Its methods, thematic material and referents
range across cultural and class lines.