IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Text/Context – Oholiav hosts exhibit at Kraft Center Oct 11- Nov 29

October 28, 2012 at 4:25 pm by

On October 11, Oholiav proudly opened our very first art exhibit, at the Columbia/Barnard Hillel Kraft Center, featuring the work of artist Ellen Alt  and almost 30 other artists from around the world! The exhibit focuses on text and how artists use the written word for visual impact and inspiration. The show will be on display […]

Ancient Israeli synagogues defiled by Jewish attackers

May 29, 2012 at 4:03 pm by

Overnight on Monday, an indescribable attack was carried out on one of Israel’s greatest artistic treasures, an ancient synagogue. Unknown assailants entered the site of Hamat Tveriah, one of Israel’s most ancient synagogues, and spray-painted hateful comments on its mosaics, and smashed images of the Aron Hakodesh (Holy Ark of Torah). The horrifying thing is that, […]