Limor Barnea Matisis (196-) painter, fashion designer and ballet teacher. Born in Haifa, Israel, in 196. Studies: The Academy of Fine Arts in Cologne (Klen), Germany, studied painting, etchings, anatomy and restoration of paintings for 4 years; WIZO School of design in Haifa; The school of Israel Herschberg, Jerusalem. Ever since then her paintings are based on a silent, directed observations in the everchanging reality – the Landscapes of Modi'in, still life of flowers, models and portraits, with a forceful penetrating sense of realism. Her works are to be found in many private collections in Israel and abroad.