Michael Grobman (1939-), Painter and Sculptor. Born in Moscow in 1939. Immigrated to Israel in 1971. Prize: 2 Association of Painters and Sculptors, Tel Aviv, Prize for his work and involvement with other artists. 21 Dizenfgoff Prize, Tel Aviv. From 1959 Left Wing group of artists, Moscow. Took part in avant-garde art in Russia. 1964-65 Wrote and illustrated children's books and articles. 1967 Accepted as member of the Union of Artists of Russia. A founder of the "Leviathan" Group in Israel. Since 1983 lives and works in Tel Aviv.