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By Y. Meerzon

This e-book examines the existence and paintings of these modern artists who by way of strength or through selection locate themselves on different shorelines. It argues that the exilic problem allows the émigré artist to (re)establish new inventive units, new legislation and a brand new language of verbal exchange in either his lifestyle and his inventive work.

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