Yochanan Simon

 Israeli painter. Born in 1905, Berlin. From 1927 he lived mainly in France. Beginning in 1934 he worked in New York for journal Vogue. Until 1953 he was a member of Kibbutz Gan Shmuel. He executed a number of murals for Israeli ships, public buildings and hotels, including Bank of Israel offices in New York and a hotel in Côte d’Ivoire. He also illustrated books and designed stage-sets.

Max Beckman, Art School, Frankfurt
Academy of Fine Arts, Munich
1931-1934 – Ecole de Beaux-Arts, Paris