Israeli Islamic Culture Museum Exhibits Muslim Artist for the First Time

Anisa Ashkar is a female Muslim artist presenting her work in a place once reserved for men's prayer. She addresses this tension in her art.

Anisa Ashkar currently has a solo exhibition at the Museum of Islamic and Near Eastern Cultures in Be’er Sheva. The museum is located in a building that formerly served as the city’s main mosque. 

 

Shaul Setter

 

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