Curators: Shoshana Gugenheim (Founding Artist), Dr. Ronit Steinberg & Judith Margolis (Jerusalem)
Jewish Women Recording, Reflecting, Revisioning.
This nine-year collaboration presented contemporary visual commentary on the core text of the Jewish people- the Torah. The 54 participating women artists represented 5 continents and spanned the continuum of Jewish identity, from secular to ultra-Orthodox, while voicing diverse cultural inheritance. Women of the Book allowed the dynamic creativity of visual midrash by Jewish women artists around the world to fill in the blank of How do women interpret the core story of the Jewish people?