Jewish artist German Gold was honored in Ukraine.
Gold, 75, was presented with the title â€œHonored Painter of Ukraineâ€ last week by President Viktor Yuschenko â€œfor his personal contribution to the national fine arts and considerable achievements in professional activities on the occasion of 70th anniversary of the Ukrainian National Union of Artists.â€
Gold, a painter, draughtsman and aquarellist, has been a member of the Union of Artists of Ukraine since 1974.
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