Yudit Mayer

Yudit Mayer Yudit’s personal story is entwined with the history of the State of Israel. Originally from Budapest, Yudit settled in Kibbutz Masuot Yitzhak that was then in the Etzion Settlement

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Gatt

Adina Gatt A passion for color, love of beauty and a desire to unite beauty with ritual art as expressed in the commandment of hiddur mitzvot were the driving forces behind

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Inbal Dance

Dance Exchange Jerusalem [Keshet Chaim] Both the virtual and the actual visitor to Israel can enjoy contemporary Israeli dance through the collaboration of Keshet Chaim [Rainbow of Life]

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Assouline

Hanna Assouline I met Hanna Assouline at the International Judaica and Jewelry Fair in Jerusalem this past week. Accompanied by her 6-year daughter, Shirelle,

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Lapidot

Zmira Lapidot Sculptress Zmira Lapidot was born in 1945 in Baghdad. Her family arrived in pre-State Israel and Zmira grew up in Jerusalem. She raised her own family, however, on

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Vessels

Vessels with Movement Master craftsman, Felicity Bernstein, creates clay pots reminiscent of golden desert sands. Movement is apparent in the huge display vessels in Bernstein’s new series. An expert ceramicist,

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Richter

Film-maker Shira Richter creates a catalyst for dialog Shira Richter Two States of Mind written and directed by Shira Richter Two actresses, an Israeli from

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Yemenite Silver Threads

Silver Threads Eighth generation Yemenite silversmith, Ben-Zion David, is a first generation Israeli who combines the art learned from his father with his own original designs. Ben-Zion was taught to prepare

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Lavih Serfaty

Lavih Serfaty Edom mountains Lavih Serfaty’s pictures evoke strong reactions: “When I saw Lavih Serfaty’s picture of the Dead Sea, my heart stopped beating,” This month we have the

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American Colony

American Colony in Israel To many people in Israel, the American Colony Hotel in East Jerusalem is a very lovely hotel with old world charm. However, what many people

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