Above: Detail from Siona Benjamin. Finding Home #75 (Fereshteh) “Lilith,” 2005. 30 x 26 in. Gouache on wood panel. © 2005 Siona Benjamin. Courtesy of the artist.
Jacob Yasha Soffer. The Common Interest, 2013. Charcoal on paper. 11.8 x 8.3 in. © 2013 Jacob Yasha Soffer. Courtesy of the artist.
JACOB YASHA SOFFER was born in 1979 in the Bronx, NY and was raised in Jerusalem. He completed a BFA with a specialization in animation from Bezalel Academy of Art in Jerusalem in 2007. His first children’s book Pattho Is Lost was published by Kinneret in 2011. He resides in Austin, TX since 2015.