5 2023

The Art of Sukkot

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

VIRTUAL Program Jewish Federation of the Berkshires 196 South St
Pittsfield, MA 01201
4134424360 dlitwin@jewishberkshires.org

Contact Rabbi Daveen Litwin

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Nancy Kotz will explore an overview of artworks related to the seven day-harvest festival of Sukkot (Hebrew for “Tabernacles”). It is the happiest of biblical holidays and celebrates the bounty of nature. A fragile booth and four species of plants represent the agricultural world.

THE ART OF SUKKOT program includes woodcuts, etchings, illuminated manuscripts, papercuts, silver and wood etrog boxes, paintings, photographs and prints. It is a chronological and geographic overview of visual art objects and their symbolism related to Sukkot.