Category Archives: Jewish Art

The Mezuzahs on the Gates: Israel’s Triumph in More Than Just War

With bullet-ridden stones, Jerusalem’s Zion Gate has a fascinating story. Originally built between 1537 and 1541 under Ottoman Empire rule, Zion Gate became the prominent scene of a short, but fierce battle fought during the 1948 Israeli War of Independence, when Arab forces laid siege to Jerusalem’s Old Jewish Quarter, forcing Israeli combatants to retaliate […]

Famous Israeli Artists List

Israel, a country that embraces its diversity and culture, has a lot of artists that perfectly describe this wonderful aspect.  Each Israeli artists has their own unique individual style that reflects their beliefs but all with one thing in common- the Judaica they create. Although not all artists create the same types of Judaica, their […]