It does shed light on synagogues before the Temple’s destruction.
Marc Chagall was one of many.
Kabbalistic kiddush cups.
“Above all a Jewish artist.”
The biblical spies in Ḥuqoq.
An exhibit at the Neue Galerie offered a taste of Jewish art from “before the fall,” but the subject cries out for a more ambitious undertaking.
Of pogroms and animal carcasses.
Soldier in art.
A jewel box overflowing with images of Jewish heroes and Nazi monsters.
Photographs of historic synagogues, illuminated manuscripts, and more.
Jews never shunned artistic depictions of reality.
Another discovery from the Ḥuqoq mosaics.
The Dura-Europos synagogue as an artistic midrash.