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Micha Bar-Am and Israeli Life

Micha Bar-Am, Kibbutz Givat-Haim (Ihud), 1973 (181.2002) Micha Bar-Am, Opening night, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, 1966 (180.2002) Micha Bar-Am, Parade, Beersheva, 1973 (197.2002) Micha Bar-Am, Arab Wedding, Peqi’in, Galilee, 1966 (186.2002) Micha Bar-Am, Train to Jerusalem, 1970 (182.2002) Micha … Continue reading

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Israeli Settlements

At first glance, the photos below do not scream controversy. They are the work of Israeli artist, Efrat Shvily, whose focus since the 1990s has been to capture uninhabited Israeli structures. Shvily’s images appear to be void of context and at … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Chim!

Chim, [Woman nursing a baby at a land reform meeting, near Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain], April-May 1936 Chim, [Children playing in front of sunken World War II boat, Omaha Beach, Normandy, France], 1947 Chim, [Crowd listening to a speech by Socialist … Continue reading

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Gillian Laub – Testimony

Gillian Laub, Madelaine and her Brother, Akko, Israel, 2005 In her 2007 book Testimony, Jewish American photographer Gillian Laub documents Israeli Jews, Israeli Arabs, displaced Lebanese families, and Palestinians, all effected by the Arab-Israeli conflict. These pictures are coupled with … Continue reading

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