Iurii Raksha

Ракша, Юрий Михайлович

Film designer, painter, graphic artist.

Born Ufa, 2 December 1937

Died Moscow, 1 September 1980

 

Iurii Rakhsa, born as Iurii Mefoldevich Terebilov, studied at the Moscow Surikov Institute. From 1957 to 1963 Raksha studied at the graphic department of the Moscow Cinematographic Institute. In 1962 he married Irina Raksha an took her name. He worked at the Mosfilm studio designing more than 10 major films. He also worked as a painter and graphic artist. He died of acute leukemia.

 

1987