Jerusalem Museum Straddles the Line Between Art and Politics

The Museum on the Seam, located in a former Arab home on the edge of East Jerusalem, is something of a contradiction.

Jerusalem’s Museum on the Seam is something of a contradiction. On its website, it says it is as “a socio-political contemporary art museum" that raises "controversial social issues for public discussion.” Its exhibitions deal with social issues like the right to protest, the decline of Western hegemony and the relationship between the private home and the state – often insightfully. The museum's small...