View Mobile Site

Women of Valor and Other Super Heroes:

Jewish Feminist Art, Made From Cut-Up Comics

Posted: October 10, 2015 2:00 a.m.
Updated: October 10, 2015 2:00 a.m.

In his new show, ‘Women of Valor and Other Super Heroes,’ (opening October 18 at the National Council of Jewish Women/Los Angeles), papercut artist Isaac Brynjegard-Bialik explores women’s voices in the Torah, especially the relationships between mothers and daughters — which he feels are sorely underrepresented.

“We’ve got Abraham and Isaac, we’ve got Isaac and his sons, we have Jacob and his 12 sons,” he says. “But there’s so little interaction between mothers and daughters.” Brynjegard-Bialik’s show is primarily focused on what he refers to as the “super women of Jewish tradition” — through the lens ...


** Subscribers Log in to read this full article.

In order to view premium content, you must purchase a subscription.

Interested in viewing premium content?

A subscription is required before viewing this article and other premium content.

Already a registered member and have a subscription?

If you have already purchased a subscription, please log in to view the full article.

Are you registered, but do not have a subscription?

If you are a registed user and would like to purchase a subscription, log in to view a list of available subscriptions.

Interested in becoming a registered member and purchasing a subscription?

Join our community today by registering for a FREE account. Once you have registered for a FREE account, click SUBSCRIBE NOW to purchase access to premium content.

Membership Benefits

  • Instant access to creating Blogs, Photo Albums, and Event listings.
  • Email alerts with the latest news.
  • Access to commenting on articles.

Powered By
Morris Technology
Please wait ...