Exhibit Pays Tribute to the Women Left Out of History's Frame

An exhibition in Haifa focuses on the works of women photographers from Weimar Germany and Palestine, and on the changing image of women in the 1930s 40s.

The exhibition “New Ideals: The Image of the ‘New Woman’ in Photography” is based in large part on the research of Dr. Rona Sela, as published in her book, “Photography in Palestine in the 1930s-1940s,” and in a chapter she wrote entitled “Women Photographers in the Private Arena/Women Photographers in the Public Arena” in the book “Women...