Born in Baranavichy, Belarus (1903-1949), immigrated to Israel in 1922. In 1928 he went to study architecture in Brussels, Belgium. Upon graduation he designed a number of buildings in Brussels. Returned to Israel in 1932 and designed buildings mainly in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv. One of the well-known buildings is the JNF House on Herman Shapira Street in Tel Aviv.
The buildings in the site designed by Benjamin Anekstein