George Chemeche, (American/Israeli b. 1934)
George Chemeche was born in Israel in 1934. He trained at the Avni School of Art in Tel Aviv, Israel, and at the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris. Numerous exhibitions of his work have been held at Goldman Art Gallery, Haifa, Israel, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, Alexandra Monett Gallery, Brussels, Givon Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel, South Houston Gallery, New York, Ray Landis Gallery, New Jersey, Gala Gallery, Key Biscayne, Florida, Art Asia Gallery, Cambridge, Mass, and Bertha Urdang Gallery, New York, Selected Artists Gallery, New York, Mabat Art Gallery, Tel Aviv, Goldman Art Gallery, Haifa, Israel, Modern Art Gallery, Old Jaffa, Dugith Art Gallery, Tel Aviv.
Examples of his work are held in a nuber of private and public collections, including, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell Univerity, New York, Eversan Museum, New York and Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York.
His work, as these two examples demonstrate, often centers around pattern and colour, often featuring plants and flowers.