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artist , art adviser

Emilia Kabakov, art adviser, artist. Recipient Praemium Imperiale prize for sculpture, Japan Art Association, 2008. With school 6 Chinati Foundation, Texas, since 1993; board directors, board trustees World Art International Foundation for Art United Nations, Geneva, since 1995.

Background

Kabakov, Emilia was born on December 3, 1945 in Dneprofetrovsk, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics. Arrived in United States, 1975. Daughter of Gregory and Clara Lekach.

Education

Student, College Music, Dnepropetrovsk. Master of Science, University Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics.

Career

Pianist, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1959-1970. Art adviser New York City, 1978-1999. Art advisory Chamberlain & Stuart, New York City, 1981—1989.

Works

Membership

With school 6 Chinati Foundation, Texas, since 1993. Board directors, board trustees World Art International Foundation for Art United Nations, Geneva, since 1995.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, literature.

Connections

Married Ilya Kabakov, May 6, 1994. Children: Viola Kanevsky, Isis Mullarky.

father:
Gregory Lekach

mother:
Clara Lekach

spouse:
Ilya Kabakov

children:
Viola Kanevsky Kabakov

Isis Mullarky Kabakov