Meet The Artist: Anna Kozemjakin

Photo: Courtesy of Anna Kozemjakin Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I was born and raised in Ukraine. I have a master’s degree in History and Jewish studies from the International Solomon University (Kyiv, Ukraine). I spent one year in Stockholm at the “Paideia – European institute for Jewish studies in […]

Meet The Ketubah Artist: Judith Joseph of Judith Joseph Studio

Photo: Courtesy of Judith Joseph Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in a very Jewish home.  My father called us “non-observant Orthodox” because we knew the rules but didn’t necessarily follow them.  My parents were intellectually curious, and conversation at home was nerdy:  Judaism, history, […]

Meet The Artist: Riva Brown

Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I have been a Wilmington, Delaware resident for my entire life, except for when I went to the University of Delaware (1971-1975) and lived in Newark 15 miles away. I learned about Calligraphy at U of D’s Art History program when I took Medieval Art […]

Graphic Design, Visual Arts, typography, calligraphy, hebrew calligraphy, hebrew

(Hebrew) Meet The Artist: Meir Rosh

ספרי לנו קצת על עצמך ועל הרקע שלך הי, שמי מאיר ראש, בן 24, מתגורר בבני ברק ישראל, תחום המקצוע העיקרי שלי כיום הוא עיצוב גרפי, בעבודה ביום יום אני נדרש בין השאר לעצב לוגו או מודעת פרסום, לעצב הזמנה או פלאייר, לעמד ספר או מגזין. בשעות הערב אני מעביר הדרכות באופן פרטי, וגם כמרצה […]

Graphic Design, Visual Arts, typography, calligraphy, hebrew calligraphy, hebrew

Meet The Artist: Meir Rosh

Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. Hi, my name is Meir Rosh, I am 24 years old, I live in Bnei Brak in Israel, and I work as a Graphic Designer. In my day-to-day work, I design logos, advertisement, invitations or flyers. I also do design work for books and magazines. […]

Hebrew Calligraphy, Tattoos, Hebrew Tattoos

Meet The Artist: Gabriel Wolff

Gabriel was raised in Jerusalem and currently lives in Berlin. He remembers being fascinated by letters even before he could read them. On his mother’s wall in Jerusalem, there’s a photo of him, hardly 2 years old, “writing” on her typewriter. Since then he studied Latin calligraphy in Munich and Hebrew calligraphy in Jerusalem. His […]

Meet The Artist: Ya’akov Klein / YK

Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I have a Yeshiva background and after I got my University degree in the US, I learned how to polish and trade diamonds, which remains my main occupation today. I got interested in scribal art, so I started to research this field and published articles […]