Keeping The Arts Alive In A War Zone

Israel is not an easy place to live at the moment, with violence and terrorism seemingly around every corner, and little prospect for short-term improvement. But somehow, Israel’s artistic and cultural scene continues to thrive, despite (maybe because of?) the political and ethnic strife. “Cultural life in Israel has always been rich and vibrant, even in times of crisis… This is not simply a boost to the morale; it is something Israelis need.”