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Jewish Art Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish art and artists?

The earliest pieces of Jewish art were religious objects — Torah adornments, marriage certificates, tombstones–that were illuminated. Relatively recently, “art for art’s sake” became a concept — and the Jewish world quickly adapted, producing such notable talents as Marc Chagall and Yaacov Agam. How much do you know about Jewish art?

Question 1 of 10
A shivviti hanging in a synagogue would use these Hebrew letters
Question 2 of 10
Modigliani, an Italian Jewish painter of the early 20th century, settled in which European city?
Question 3 of 10
When was the Bezalel School in Jerusalem founded?
Question 4 of 10
Which artist thought of himself as "Roosevelt's soldier with a pen"?
Question 5 of 10
Who is the only Israeli artist included in H. H. Arnason's voluminous "History of Modern Art"?
Question 6 of 10
Which city in Israel was built initially as a reproduction of Eastern European cities like Odessa, Moscow, and Warsaw?
Question 7 of 10
Which of the following is an example of Hellenistic influence over Jewish art?
Question 8 of 10
Which object is described as a piece of art made by Moses himself
Question 9 of 10
Some Jewish homes have a mizrach hanging on the wall, which is meant to remind people
Question 10 of 10
Jerusalem stone is known for its

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