Josif Elgurt (1924-2007)
Born in 1924 in Kischinow in Romania. In 1947 resumed his art studies in Kischinow. Since 1952 he hase lived in Riga and until 1958 he studied at the Latvian Academy of Art. He has been a member of the Artists'Association of Latvia since 1964 and has already exhibited in Israel, Japan, Italy, Russia, Latvia und Germany.