Meet The Artist & Designer David Orlansky of Uvtuvo

© David Orlansky / Uvtuvo David is an abstract artist and product designer whose work has been featured in museums, shows and galleries in New York and overseas. He holds degrees in both business and social work, and has founded and built several successful businesses. Drawing from his artistic skills and business savvy, David manages and executes […]

Meet The Artist: Ellen November

©  Ellen November Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. Drawing on the graphic nature of maps, my fiber art is cartographic in nature. Art quilts allow me to combine my skills in illustration, photography, graphic design and quilting. A recent project was a series of work based on interpretations of the Rand […]

Meet The Artist: May-Bell Bareket

©  May-Bell Bareket Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. Shalom, I’m May-Bell Bareket, a Danish Jewish artist, currently based in Copenhagen, Denmark where I was born and where I also grew up. As both my parents are from Israel, I have always felt connected to Israel. During my adult life, I […]

Meet The Artist: Sima Weinreb

Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I was born in Parskville, NY in 1947. My grandmother owned a kosher hotel and farm, which was run by my father, aunts, and uncles. My interest in art began early – I was around 10 when I received my first lessons and was supported […]

Hamsa Necklace, Turquoise Earrings, Earrings

Product Review: Handmade Hamsa Necklace & Turquoise Earrings by Kattyoosh

© Judaica in the Spotlight Product Link: Handmade Hamsa Necklace             Product Link: Turquoise Earrings Material: Silver & Turquoise Gemstone     Verdict: Love at first sight!                               I have been searching for the perfect Hamsa necklace for years before stumbling upon Katia’s beautiful design on ETSY. The moment I saw her take on this ancient symbol, […]

Meet The Artist: Nicolas Cadi (EN)

© Nicolas Cadi Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. My name is Nicolas Cadi, I am 41. I was born in Provence (south of France), more specifically the Provence of the Popes that was, back in the middle ages, an independent enclave within the realm of France. The Jews were living […]

Meet The Artist: Nicolas Cadi (FR)

© Nicolas Cadi Parlez-nous un peu de vous et de votre parcours. Je m’appelle Nicolas Cadi, j’ai 41 ans. Je suis né en Provence, plus spécifiquement la Provence des papes qui constituait au moyen-âge une enclave indépendante dans le royaume de France. Les juifs y vivaient en paix, l’Eglise ne les persécutait pas. Ils servaient […]

Meet The Artist: Asaf Man (EN)

© Tamar Wiessberg Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. My name is Asaf Man, I was born in Jerusalem in 1975, and am happily married and in love with my wife, Levia. I am the proud father of eight children. In addition to our studio, we are also in charge of the […]

Hanukkah

10 + ideas for Hanukkah presents you will love!

It is this time of year again! Hanukkah is around the corner and you have no clue what to get your family and friends. We know how you feel very well. But, we have an idea! How about supporting some Jewish artists and designers this year? Their work is wonderfully unique, no one else has […]