Yehuda Vardi, painter, born 1933 Iraq. Grew up in Kibbutz Gesher. Worked as Stage designer. Painted extensively about Raul Wallenberg, inspired by the stories about the thousands of Jews he saved during the Holocaust. 1990 Died in mysterious circumstances Education: Art Teachers’ College, Ramat Hasharon, with Janco, Streichman and Stematzky.