Jewish Art (Ph.D.)

The Ph.D. Jewish Art History Program offers specialization in the following areas:

Jewish Art of the Middle Ages, illuminated Hebrew manuscripts, art of the synagogue and its ritual elements, artistic and architectural aspects of interfaith dialogue, modern Jewish and Israeli art, art of the printed Hebrew book, symbols in Jewish art, art of Jewish communities, national identity as expressed in Jewish and Israeli art, artistic motifs and their metamorphoses, developments in Jewish and Israeli art, and more.

The track encourages interdisciplinary research emphasizing art in its historical, social, religious, psychological and other contexts.