Items on Display; Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design
University of Cincinnati Hillel Collection
Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design is Israel's national school of art, founded in 1903. Named for the Biblical figure Bezalel, son of Uri, who was appointed by Moses to oversee the design and construction of the Tabernacle in the desert of Sinai after the Exodus from Egypt.
Gift of Dr. And Mrs. Sidney Peerless, and acquired for Hillel’s permanent collection by a consortium of eighteen Friends of Hillel.