Restoring Jerusalem’s “Great Synagogue”

Yaakov Stark’s early-20th Century murals at Jerusalem’s Ades Synagogue (called with affection the “Great Synagogue”) are a masterpiece of early Zionist art, mixing Arabic calligraphy with Art Nouveau.  This article describes the battle to save this heritage of Syrian Jewry.

http://tabletmag.com/jewish-arts-and-culture/187796/ades-synagogue-jerusalem

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