Kaplan Samuel (b. 1928) is a Ukrainian graphic artist and painter. Born in Baku, Azerbaijan. He graduated from the RSFSh (1952) and the Kiev Art Institute (1962). Participant in solo and group exhibitions (since 1957). Member of the Union of Artists of the USSR (1964). He emigrated to the United States (1991). The artist's works are stored in museums in more than 20 cities in Ukraine and abroad. He lives and works in New York.