Mikhail Gurevich

Гуревич, Михаил Львович 

Painter, graphic artist

Born Smolensk, 31 March 1904

Died Smolensk region, 17 September 1943


Gurevich studied 1925-1930 at the Moscow Vkhutein under Shterenberg. In the beginning of 1931 together with three other artists, he established the artist's group TIGI (Tiagunovyi, Igumnov, Gurevich, Ivanovskii). These four artists visited regions of industrial development (Magnetogorsk, Kuznetskstroi) and collective farms in the years 1932 a 1933 and depicted the achievements. He died on the battle field.