Leonard Kogan was born in 1978 in a former Soviet bloc from where he moved to Israel in 1993 and then to the United States in 2004. Currently, he lives and works in Baltimore, MD. In Israel, Leonard obtained formal art education and evolved as an artist. His works incorporated philosophical and psychic fusion used to raise issues such as assimilation and dissimilation, displacement and migration, self-identification and restructure. He participated in a number of solo and group shows in Europe and the United States.