Aharon Kahana, Painter and Ceramist. Was born in 1905, Stuttgart, Germany. Immigrated 1934.
Studies: 1922-25 Academy of Art, Stuttgart, Germany, ceramics; 1927-1928 Berlin; Paris.
Prizes: 1938, 1953 Dizengoff Prize; 1958 Prize commemorating Tenth Anniversary of the State; 1960 International Prize for picture “The Martyr”, from Guggenheim Museum.
Exhibitions: 1948, 1954, 1958 Venice Biennale; 1953, 1959 San Paulo Biennale.
1948 A founder of New Horizons Group.
His works include a ceramic Wall for the campus of Givat Ram Univeristy.
Kahana died 1967. His house in Ramat Gan (By the architect Jakob Richter) became a museum.