Jewish Artists

Jewish Art in Medieval & Modern Times

Jewish artists have tended to take on elements of the societies in which the artists lived.

Jewish Art in the Ancient World

As far back as the biblical period, art has been created and valued in Jewish communities.

Overview: History & Theory of Jewish Art

While the work of great Jewish artists continues to inspire generations, the concept of Jewish art remains a problematic one. The nagging question is, What makes Jewish art Jewish?

Jewish Art: A Brief History

Contrary to popular perception, Jewish art dates back to Biblical times.

Marc Chagall

Images of earth and air co-mingle in this Jewish painter's enduring work