Raffi Kaiser, Israeli (1931 - )
Born in Jerusalem on May 27, 1931.
Studies successively at: Fine-Arts School Tel-Aviv, Ecole
des Beaux-Arts - Paris, and later at the Accademia di Belle
Arti - Florence.
Lives in Toscany, studies Italian Medieval and Renaissance
Moves to Paris.
First prize winner - Adolphe Neuman contest. Winner of the "Best
Foreign Artist" contest Musée d'art moderne de
la Vile de Paris, France.
Individual exhibition - Galerie 44, Brussels. Individual exhibition
- Gordon Gallery, Tel-Aviv.
Five Israeli Artists at Saginawa Museum Michigan, USA.
The International Biennial of Bradford, Great-Britain.
Individual exhibition - Gordon Gallery, Tel-Aviv. Participates
in "Les Fantastiques Contemporains" - Galerie
International Fair of Basel, Switzerland. Individual exhibition
- Goldman Gallery, Haifa, Israel. Group exhibition - Galerie
Liliane François, Paris.
Espaces insolites" - exhibition - Palais des Congrès,
Strasbourg, France. First Art Critics' Fair - Paris-La Défense.
Israeli Perspective - Grand Palais, Paris. Individual exhibition
- Aberbach Fine Art, New-York.
Individual exhibition - Goldman Gallery, Haifa, Israel. Participates
in the Israeli Art Festival - Ottawa, Canada.
Draws in the Israeli wilderness (Negev and Judea deserts).
Israeli Art Festival - Berlin, Germany.
Individual exhibition - Galerie Noir, Paris.
Publication of "Espaces et Esprit d'Israel" edited
by Images publishers, lithographies by Raff Kaiser.
Individual exhibition - Galerie de France, Paris. Individual
exhibition - Kunstverein Heidelberg, Germany. Individual
exhibition - De Beyerd Museum, Breda, The Netherlands.
The International Fair of Basel Individual exhibition - Goldman
Six months' stay and travel throughout the Popular Republic
of China, following the steps of the artists of the Soung
and Yuan periods (10th -13th centuries AD).
Individual exhibition - Stuttgart town-hall, Stuttgart, Germany.
Individual exhibition - Musée Guimet, Paris. Individual
exhibition - Galerie Heyram - Mabel Semmler, Paris. Preparation
of a rare publication at the Government Printing Office.
Individual exhibition - Suermondt-Ludwig-Museum Aachen, Germany.
The first painter invited by the Nomura Cultural Foundation
for a 12 months' stay in Japan. Travels throughout the Japanese
Publication of "Livre des Roches et des Nuages" by
the Government Printing Office; poems by Kenneth White, drawings
by Raffi Kaiser.
Obtains the French Foreign Affairs' scholarship - a three
months' stay at Villa Kujoyama Kyoto, Japan.
Group exhibition - Galerie de l'Etoile- Mabel Semmier, Paris.
Participates in the reopening activities of Suermondt-Ludwig-Museum
Sejourns in Negev and Judea deserts - Israel.
Individual exhibition - Galerie Les Filles du Calvaire, Paris.
individual exhibition - De Beyerd Museum, Breda, The Netherlands.
Individual exhibition - Römisch-Germanisches Museum,
Cologne, Germany. Individual exhibition - Galerie "Espace
Furstemberg" Mabel Semmler, Paris.
Echigo Tsumari Art Triennial, Nijgata Prefecture, Japan.
Individual exhibition - Morat-Institut für Kunst und
Kunstwissenschaft, Freiburg (Katalog)
Individual exhibition - Galleria del Leone, Venedig
Individual exhibition - Museum für Angewandte Kunst Frankfurt
Raffi Kaiser „Paravents“
Individual exhibition - Raffi Kaiser „Premordiel Landscapes“
Galerie Friedrich Müller, Frankfurt