David Nipo (1964-), Painter. Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 1964. Immigrated to Israel in 1969. Studies: 198 Sculpture at the Zionist Youth Farm, Jerusalem; 199 Summer semester at the "International School of Art" in Umbria, Italy; 1997-1999 Painting at the Jerusalem Studio School, with Israel Hershberg. 1983-1997 Career in the Film Industry painting scenery and background screens for movies, theater and advertisements. Teaching: Since 1999 teaches drawing at the Bezalel Art Academy, Jerusalem.