“Heroines and Housewives”

They started out as a group of Israeli women artists gathering regularly to critique and support one another’s work. They ended up with a cooperative exhibition, held at Jerusalem’s Antea Gallery. The show, which comes directly out of the mutual mentoring process, is called “Housewives and Heroines,” playing on the text of the psalm “Woman of Valor.” Rita Mendes-Flohr, gallery director, says the work on display “places women’s strength at the center of the discussion.”

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