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North American Immigrants to Northern Israel Display Unique Art Exhibit

The North American and English aliyah organization Nefesh B’Nefesh, the Jewish Agency, and the Jewish National Fund have teamed up with the Ort Braude Academic College of Engineering in Karmiel to feature the artwork of immigrants from English-speaking countries to northern Israel.

The exhibit, called “From There to Here”, showcases the work of 15 immigrant artists to northern Israel, including photography, paintings, crewel work and installations.

The exhibit opened January 5th at the Lady Roslyn Lyons Galler on the Ort Braude Academic College campus.  It will remain open through February 25 from 10am to 2pm Monday through Thursday and from 11am to 2pm on Shabbat.

About the Author: Malkah Fleisher is a graduate of Cardozo Law School in New York City. She is an editor/staff writer at JewishPress.com and co-hosts a weekly Israeli FM radio show. Malkah lives with her husband and two children on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem.


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