Two Significant Twentieth Century Portfolios on Biblical Themes
January 5 - 31, 2004
From January 5-31, the Center Art Gallery at Calvin College presents Talmud: in the Art of Ben-Zion and Marc Chagall, an exhibit that brings together the Biblical work of two of the most important Jewish artists of the 20th Century. It features 18 intaglio prints by Ben-Zion and 25 color lithographs by Marc Chagall.
Tal•mud, n. [Heb. talmudh,
instruction, from lamadh, to learn] the collection of writings
constituting the Jewish civil and religious law: it consists of two parts,
the Mishnah (text) and the Germara (commentary), but
the term is sometimes restricted to the Germara.