FILE PHOTO: Shoshke (aka Ze'ev Engelmayer) Eviatar Amar

Dressed in Drag, This Artist Is Love-bombing Israel’s War on ‘Unpatriotic Art’

Ze’ev Engelmayer is one of Israel’s most famous illustrators. But once he dons a baby-pink bodysuit, yellow foam wig and scarlet court shoes, he becomes Shoshke, its most defiant protest artist

Tel Aviv’s Da Da Da caf seems a fitting place to interview the city’s foremost Dadaist. I first encountered Shoshke (aka Ze’ev) Engelmayer as many Tel Avivians do – strutting down Rothschild Boulevard in a...

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