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Wednesday, April 8, 2020

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Laura Ben-David

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Laura Ben-David
“IDF CEREMONY,” 2015

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Soldiers at the Michve Alon Israel Defense Forces base near Safed. “IDF Ceremony” is part of the international exhibition “Passage to Israel,” at the Sagamore Hotel in the South Beach area of Miami Beach until May 30, as part of a three-month “Peace 70” initiative (passagetoisrael.org).

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